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Digital Transformation is the process of transforming a business from one state to another - from a state where businesses operate in Human time, to a state that operates in Digital time and finally to Future time. Businesses today must digitally transform in order to compete in all t...
If you had a chance to enter on the ground level of the largest e-commerce market in the world – would you? China is the world’s most populated country with the second largest economy and the world’s fastest growing market. It is estimated that by 2018 the Chinese market will be reachi...
How effective is your organization at leveraging data and analytics to power the business? This is the question that we pose at the beginning of our client conversations. Gaining intimate insights about your customer, product, and operational behaviors, tendencies, trends and propens...
From EMEA to APAC to the EU, growth in mobile devices and consumption of Internet bandwidth have grown at an incredible rate. One of the features of mobile devices that consumers like best is the ability to have their experience tailored to their geographic location, demographic profil...
Businesses are struggling to manage the information flow and interactions between all of these new devices and things jumping on their network, and the apps and IT systems they control. The data businesses gather is only helpful if they can do something with it. In his session at @Th...
Procurement demands an integrated, end-to-end approach built on deep insights and intelligence to drive informed source-to-pay decisions. Far beyond just automating tasks and transactions, procurement today is a strategic function that demands an integrated, end-to-end approach built ...
I moderated a panel of three CIOs last Sunday at the Solix Empower conference on the subject of data-driven enterprise. The three CIO’s came from different industries. Marc Parmet of the TechPar group spent many years at Avery Dennison after stints at Apple and IBM. Sachin Mathur leads...
According to Forrester Research, every business will become either a digital predator or digital prey by 2020. To avoid demise, organizations must rapidly create new sources of value in their end-to-end customer experiences. True digital predators also must break down information and p...
In this strange new world where more and more power is drawn from business technology, companies are effectively straddling two paths on the road to innovation and transformation into digital enterprises. The first path is the heritage trail – with “legacy” technology forming the back...
What happens when the different parts of a vehicle become smarter than the vehicle itself? As we move toward the era of smart everything, hundreds of entities in a vehicle that communicate with each other, the vehicle and external systems create a need for identity orchestration so tha...
What are the new priorities for the connected business? First: businesses need to think differently about the types of connections they will need to make – these span well beyond the traditional app to app into more modern forms of integration including SaaS integrations, mobile integr...
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One of biggest questions about Big Data is “How do we harness all that information for business use quickly and effectively?” Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or spatial technology is about more than making maps, but adding critical context and meaning to data of all types, coming ...
Here’s a look at three interesting stories currently in the news with ramifications for your team’s productivity. 1. Get the whole story and more on The Fast Track
Mainframes have long been the platform of choice for enterprise systems of record, and today they are the backbone for many modern digital applications. Compuware’s commitment […]
Microsoft Azure Stack is a new hybrid cloud platform which can be used to deliver Azure Services from the customers own datacenter. It is in preview now, which means you can try it for free after providing some of your information:https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/overview/azure-stack/...
You know Near Field Communication (NFC) but you you may not be knowing that NFMI is also hot. NFMI stands for Near Field Magnetic Induction. The iPhone 7 earbuds use NFMI so that they do not require a wire running between them. The company which specializes in NFC goes by the name NXP ...
Be the first to get certified At AppSphere 2016 this November, AppDynamics University will launch the first in a series of technical certifications for IT professionals who implement and use AppDynamics. As an attendee, you’ll have an opportunity to be among the first to attain our new...
Explosion of data volumes. Interoperability of systems. Large servers in the sky that can analyze enormous amounts of data, compute complex algorithms in real time, and communicate in microseconds. Mobile communication through devices that patients, providers and staff all carry all th...
In my role as a Dynatrace Consultant I’ve had the opportunity to visit customers repeatedly over extended periods of time. This has allowed me to contribute to different approaches to solving problems, and to observe how well the solutions fit the unique needs of each customer. It help...
Virtualization continues to impact the enterprise and how IT delivers services to meet business needs. Desktop Virtualization (VDI) offers employees anywhere, anytime, flexible access to their desktops whether they are at home, on the road, in the office or on a mobile device. In this ...
In Q3, we released many exciting new capabilities to continue to deliver a great user experience and value to our customers. In last week’s What’s New webinar, we sat down with Dave Cliffe, Product Manager of Incident Management; Steve Rice, Product Manager of Platform; and... The post...
Learn more about the EU airline rules to make traveling internationally easier for you and your family. Denied Boarding Rules These rules are applicable to all worldwide airlines when departure takes place within the EU and, in the case of flights from outside the EU to a destination w...
Recently, Google launched a new mobile application developed with a sole goal to develop a better plan for your holidays and other trips so – called Google Trips. Built-in iOS and Android, the app pulls off the combination of data from the Google Maps and other travelers to offer the p...
Customer service has long fallen into one of two categories when it comes to driving strategic value for an organization. In most cases, it is viewed […]
Last week the FBI issued a Public Service Announcement directed to victims of ransomware. They requested that anyone infected with ransomware report the details of their attack so the FBI can develop a more comprehensive view of ransomware’s impact on the US economy. The PSA goes on to...
Digital Transformation is the process of transforming a business from one state to another - from a state where businesses operate in Human time, to a state that operates in Digital time and finally to Future time.  Businesses today must digitally transform in order to compete in ...
XebiaLabs recently launched new and enhanced integrations for Kubernetes, Docker, Docker Compose, and Ansible to help companies ensure enterprise-scale application release orchestration for all types […] The post Better Release Orchestration for Containers & Hybrid Environme...
Brian McGuire, VP Operations at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., which was recently acquired by Marriott International, Get the whole story and more on The Fast Track
Photo credit: ShutterstockA steel bar is resistant to stress and is capable of maintaining its form while bearing large loads. While steel is also known as one of the world’s strongest metal’s (Titanium, Tungsten and Iconel round out the top four) , it is also susceptible to shearing a...
Is an outdoor Wi-Fi solution in your future? Modern Sensor-to-Server (S2S) communication networks call for high-speed solutions that support massive amounts of data collection, control and transport. Today, industrial organizations are experiencing high demand for voice, video, data an...
Last night was reportedly the most watched presidential debate ever. Some are estimating over 100- million viewers watched Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump go at it. I set up some Dynatrace Synthetics tests to compare the sites that would be live streaming the debate. I monitored from ...
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Last week we talked about WebSafe and how it can help protect against phishing attacks with a little piece of code. This is important since malware can steal credentials from every visited web application from an infected machine. This time we’re going to look at how to protect against...
For an institution as steeped in history as U.S. Bank, building a broad acceptance of change is an ongoing challenge. A division of U.S. Bancorp, U.S. […]
Customer-centric innovation, more frequent deployments, the adoption of new stack and PaaS (Platform as a Service), as well as breaking up the monolith into micro-services, are several of the trends we can’t escape when following the hot topics at conferences or when talking with enter...
Chat your way to excellence DevOps is constantly trying to improve production through automation, collaboration and tools. ChatOps is often the paradigm which brings these tasks together into a single conversation. In ChatOps, “chat applications and tools for real-time communication an...
The first step to scaling your enterprise should be doing whatever you can to ensure you have a high performing DevOps environment. Evaluate the strengths of your enterprise and what you hope to accomplish, then decide whether you’d like to start with Continuous Integration, Continuous...
In all organizations, it is normal for managers to use a big part of their energy and time in dealing with a crisis. This is because someone from the staff is not doing the job in the way it should be done. There could be a lot of instances like tax payment which is not done accurately...