Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
The Municipal Auditorium in New Orleans was opened on May 30th, 1930. The multi-purpose 7,853-seat arena is located within Louis Armstrong Park. The venue has a very long and rich history - hosting many concerts and events. The Municipal Auditorium was perhaps best known for hosting ...
Overcoming Project Management Problems – Six Things That Threaten Collaborative Work Management Software Deployments There are plenty of challenges implementing collaborative work management software environment in any organization. When it comes to project management, there are ...
Labeling Work as a Process or Project? Don’t. Why a process-driven project management is critical to collaborative work management Today’s enterprise business operates fast. Processes are outsourced to other companies across the globe; customers are reached in real-time across many dif...
In today’s integrated digital economy, the IT infrastructures at most corporations can no longer exist in silos. The overwhelming benefit of integration is the rapid development of new ideas and solutions. The unfortunate downside is that increased integration and connectivity also pla...
Automating the Change Requests for Your Automation Engine Definitions
Adoptez l’outil incontournable pour votre communication interne de façon à diminuer le nombre d’emails reçus ! [contact-form-7] Nous constatons tout d’abord que les emails occupent une place prépondérante dans la… The post Emails internes : Divisez par 3 le n...
Imagine that you have hundreds of development, testing, and operations teams spread across the globe that rely on each other to execute software testing. You have 245 test environments and you release to pre-production several times a day and deploy to production once a week. How do yo...
Does your team have a testing strategy?  In 2017, I have a hard time imagining that wouldn’t at least have some strategy, however rudimentary.  Unlike a couple of decades ago, you hear less and less about people just changing code on the production server and hoping for the best....
Application Performance is a specialist APM consultancy and long-term AppDynamics partner. They’re a Platinum sponsor at AppD Summit Europe and I was delighted to interview partner Mick McGuinness ahead of the event. Can you tell me a little about Application Performance — history, foc...
Just as Dynatrace has redefined monitoring for Cloud Native, Micro-Services and Web Scale DevOps through Dynatrace SaaS & Managed, we’ve also been innovating on our Dynatrace AppMon & UEM solution. Thanks to feedback from our users and our passionate engineering teams, Dy...
Bob Gourley Editor's note: We are aiming this tutorial at the non-technical person. Please share with anyone in your life who could benefit from this. -bg Have you ever seen a picture of an old fashioned telephone operator? The operator played a critical function in establishing a glob...
It’s shaping up to be a pleasant Friday afternoon around the office, with no user complaints coming in and the weekend beckoning. Then you get a call from the office manager at one of your company’s remote offices, several hours’ drive from where you are. Their weekly site backup, whic...
Error handling is an important part of any application. ASP.NET provides several different ways to handle errors. In this article, we will review MVC error handling best practices. 5 Ways to do MVC Error Handling Between .NET, ASP.NET, and MVC there are several potential ways to handle...
When you think about IT’s future, you probably don’t think about factories. But the evolution of something called Industry 4.0 may be the model for IT’s […]
The need to continuously launch new software is at the core of the transportation industry today. Air France-KLM recognized this need early as they […] The post DevOps at Air France-KLM appeared first on XebiaLabs. Related posts: 3 July Webinars You Can’t Afford To Miss ...
Now that you’re well-equipped with how to fast track your career and survive the high growth startup stage, in this post I’ll share my advice on how to make time for professional development and lay the groundwork for reaching your career goals — something many... The post This Is Not ...
Dynatrace already provides a range of options for generating consistent and readable user action names. With the latest release, we’ve added another option for generating user action names that provides you with even greater flexibility: user action names based on user input type...
Dynatrace OneAgent is a tremendously powerful tool for automatically collecting all important technology metrics and transactions within your environment. There are however certain situations where it’s not possible to install OneAgent directly on hosts (for example, 3rd party cloud pl...
Last week we talked about how HA Groups work on BIG-IP and this week we’ll look at how to configure HA Groups on BIG-IP. To recap, an HA group is a configuration object you create and assign to a traffic group for devices in a device group. An HA group defines health criteria for a res...
Dealing with code problems is a natural part of the development process. For small projects, you can sometimes get away with local testing and local notes, but as your software keeps growing, it’s a good idea to start thinking about a centralized bug and issue tracking solution t...
As the premier global provider of market intelligence for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets, the International Data Corporation plays a crucial role in informing the industry of significant advancements. Recently, AppDynamics has been recog...
IT leaders have always had their hands full with ghost issues on-premises. But for businesses that rely on remote and branch offices, monitoring a sprawling network of on-premises equipment introduces even more challenges. That’s why we move to the cloud, right? To help us eliminate tr...
In mid 2000s, HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM) was the de facto tool for planning, tracking, and rolling out multiple releases across multiple projects. It basically acted as a central...
BrightFunnel, the pioneer in Revenue Intelligence for B2B marketers, today announced the launch of its Machine Learning Attribution EngineTM. This new product is currently available in private beta. "I'm proud to announce BrightFunnel's machine learning powered attribution capabiliti...
The need to digitally transform your organization is now — or at least should be — a strategic imperative. The fact, however, that the term digital […]
There has been a lot of discussion in the market lately about test environments and how best to leverage them to expand test coverage and speed up delivery cycles.  Test environments are a crucial...
I normally hate tortured metaphors, especially in IT; but this one has been stuck in my head even before the dreadful UA passenger incident, so here we go… Unfortunately, it took the horrid and avoidable treatment of a fellow human being for United to finally figure out something they ...
Wikibon just released their “2017 Big Data Market Forecast.” How rosy that forecast looks depends upon whether you look at Big Data as yet another technology exercise, or if you look at Big Data as a business discipline that organizations can unleash upon competitors and new market opp...
continuing from Enterprise Architecture and Agile do muddy the waters of Digital Transformation   In "Architecture is Dying – Why EA and Agile isn’t enough to stop Shadow IT
Let me preface by saying, I am not an ERP Guy. At our own firm, we use QuickBooks, even though we have access to Microsoft ERP software at no cost. Is QuickBooks better? Far from it, but is it good enough? A QuickBooks Alternative? When I first started seeing, what … The post Dyn...
In "Architecture is Dying – Why EA and Agile isn’t enough to stop Shadow IT", Barry O'Reilly writes for IASA, "an association for all IT architects", that "architecture is dying"... Barry expects though a backlash for saying this "horrible "truth".   Yet, I agree
Clients want us to deliver online experiences that are competitive with Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google, and other top-tier tech companies because that’s what consumers demand. This has created a war for talent unlike anything I’ve seen in my career. While it must be fought, it ca...
A lot has been written and discussed about Domain Name System (DNS) in the past few days. The DDoS attacks on one of the major managed DNS Providers a while ago just made us all take DNS issues seriously once again. So why so much emphasis on getting DNS Right? Like a lot of other peo...
Why do projects often can exceed their planned schedule by 50% to 100%? When pointing the finger of blame, Salesforce.com project managers and architects often talk about uncertainty or unforeseen circumstances. Then, to compensate for uncertainty on future projects, managers and proje...
Businesses are being driven up against the wall by continual industry disruption. Many are fighting back by adopting Lean as a means to support business transformation. The aim is simple: create more value for customers with fewer resources. Lean thinking views the whole, not its part...
By Redaktion JAXenter Container revolutionieren die IT-Infrastruktur und DevOps transformiert die moderne IT-Landschaft – wie passt das zusammen? Jason Bloomberg: Docker und DevOps passen sicherlich gut zusammen. […]
When it comes to wide area networking, large global enterprises have some unique challenges to ensure that networking capabilities keep up with their complex business requirements. The most obvious challenge is the sheer scale of WAN operations. A very large enterprise could have hundr...
In the run up to our latest release of capabilities for developers, I sat down with David Yang, a senior engineer here at PagerDuty who’s seen our internal architecture evolve from a single monolithic codebase to dozens of microservices. He’s the technical lead for our Incident Managem...
It has been reported that Apple is continuously improving the quality of its products & the recently released, that is the previous version of the MacBook Pro was having some The post LG Ultrafine 5K: Apple’s Best Monitor Ever Used as MacBook Pro Display appeared first on Technolog...
University College London (UCL), ranked consistently as one of the top five universities in the world, is London’s leading multidisciplinary university with more than 10,000 staff , over 26,000 students as well as more than 100 departments, institutes and research centers. With 25 Nobe...