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I’m proud and appreciative of the commitment PagerDuty makes to diversity and inclusion. I appreciate how we hire women and people of color into visible leadership roles, have safe spaces and channels for employees to discuss experiences and concerns, and have frank, open discussions a...
This year Velocity celebrated its 10th anniversary. A lot has changed in the past 10 years. Velocity has gone from a conference being held once a year to three yearly events, including international locations. Velocity was THE conference to attend to network and learn about web perform...
The Hazards of Traditional Corrosion Prevention Methods Corrosion is an unforgiving and costly enemy of metal packaging. Corrosion prevention methods using traditional Vapor Corrosion Inhibitors (VCIs) are both costly and hazardous to operations personnel and the environment. To illust...
Shelly Palmer talks with Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewis about Snapmap, a new feature available on Snapchat. Can Snapchat users trust this new location based feature? Or should users disable the Snapmap feature? Original Airdate: June 27, 2017 The post Should Snapchat Users Trust Snapma...
Last week, within Microsoft’s 3-day Executive Briefing on everything Dynamics 365, the Business Edition was teased out. The Business Edition is Microsoft’s first legitimate effort to meet the business solution requirements of the Small to Mid-sized Business (SMB), and they ...
SmartBear Connect is the global conference for Swagger, SoapUI NG Pro, LoadUI NG Pro, ServiceV Pro, CrossBrowserTesting, TestComplete, and AlertSite. The event takes place on September 12 & 13....
Over the last few years, most business executives had a startling revelation: everything is changing. The business world has, of course, been in a continuous state […]
Today’s consumers are now accustomed to lightning-fast digital experiences thanks to the high bar set by Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. In 2017, every second counts and even minor issues can have a significant impact on the success or failure of a brand interaction. Our latest re...
I recently joined the summer internship program at PagerDuty, and I have already had one of the most inspiring and thought-provoking experiences of my life. Last week, I attended the fifth annual Girls In Tech Catalyst Conference hosted by the Girls In Tech global non-profit,... The po...
The DevOps and Continuous Delivery community is abuzz with excitement over the 7.0 release of the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform. The latest software update includes a […] The post Why People Are Talking About the XebiaLabs 7.0 DevOps Release appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. Related...
There are seven key megatrends driving the future of enterprise IT. You can remember them all with the mnemonic acronym CAMBRIC, which stands for Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Mobility, Big Data, Robotics, Internet of Things, CyberSecurity. In this post we dive deeper into ...
Bot traffic actually exceeds human traffic on the internet, which is an alarming statement. According to a security report by Imperva, bots are responsible for 52 percent of web traffic. Botnets are a type of malware that allows an attacker to take control over an affected computer. Th...
As the market value of a single Bitcoin comes down off its lofty all-time maximum of over $2,800 to a still-bubbly $2,500 or so, aficionados and […]
While the DevOps movement and associated technologies have garnered much attention and fanfare, few have addressed the core issue—the handoff from development to operations. This blog post explains why Release Management is the bridge between development and operations, and how you can...
On DBSync’s anniversary I decided to write about what has brought me and my team where we are today. What follows isn’t a “walk down memory lane” but a brief summary of the key lessons I’ve learned in getting the company to its 8th birthday.   Let’s dig in!   #1. Customers ar...
Greg Frank is a VictorOps engineer on the plat-frastructure team. An iOT aficionado, Greg built a smart home system using SmartThings and VictorOps. Over the years, I’ve had the misfortune of experiencing some small water leaks at my house. These were minor events: a leaky ice maker an...
It’s really hard to find the qualities of a good accountant in a person because only a few people can succeed to become a good accountant. Being detail-oriented, having a love of math and being able to stay organized are a few important qualities that people in this field must have. Th...
Today ‘digital’ is the talk of a town. We hear about digital technologies, digital data, digital media, digital transformation, digital marketing. Everyone wants to go digital. But which way to go? And is it a journey or a destination? We know now that mobile is the future of everythin...
In a previous blog post, I talked about Plexxi’s network awareness of applications and infrastructure. I talked about how this awareness can make many network operations dynamic and transparent to the IT administrator. I also discussed how awareness can enhance infrastructure agility b...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 26, 2017 – Plexxi, a pioneer of hyperconverged networking (HCN), today announced enhanced network integration with the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform. Plexxi, a Nutanix Elevate Partner and Gold Sponsor of this week’s Nutanix .NEXT Conference in Washington, D....
By Jason Bloomberg 次世代のモバイル通信規格、5Gは通信分野に巨大な変化を引き起こそうとしている。その「5G革命」の中心となりつつあるのがフィンランドの人口約20万人の都市、オウルだ。 オウルが5G革命の先端を突っ走っているのには理由がある。この町にはシリコンバレー並みの優秀な人材と資金、そして企業のエコシステムがそろっている。オウルのイノベーションを牽引するのはノキアだ。ノキアの本社はヘルシンキ郊外のエスポーにあるが、無線工学に強いオウル大学があるこの都市に、R&D拠点を置いている。 ノキアは2014年にハンドセット事業をマイクロソフトに...
Vapor IO, an Austin-based startup announced Project Volutus, a platform that aims to turn tens of thousands of cell towers into edge locations capable of delivering low latency cloud services to contemporary applications. Edge computing transforms the public cloud by turning it into a ...
Strata Data Conference | September 25–28, 2017| New York, NY Cutting-edge science and new business fundamentals intersect and merge at Strata Data Conference. It's a deep-immersion event where data scientists, analysts, and executives get up to speed on emerging techniques an...
Microservices are increasingly used in the development world as developers work to create larger, more complex applications that are better developed and managed as a combination of smaller services that work cohesively together for larger, application-wide functionality. Tools such as...
What’s this week about? This is the final week of DevCentral’s Cloud Month so let’s close out strong. Throughout the month Suzanne, Hitesh, Greg, Marty and Lori have taken us on an interesting journey to share their unique cloud expertise. Last week we covered areas like high availabil...
Because the velocity of data is increasing and will always increase, the need for data literacy is increasing and will always increase. This does not mean that to be a successful executive you have to become a data scientist – quite the contrary. It means that in order to be a successf...
This week the Washington Post published a bombshell story on the recent attacks on the US election infrastructure ironically under their motto “Democracy dies in darkness.” On the Vidder blog Thursday I said that we were at cyberwar.  My case was simple. Cyber warfare is by nature stea...
I guess it’s no surprise, that 90% of my blog readers are Microsoft Partners. Most of them, operate in the same space that we do: Dynamics 365. From that, I can also assume that most of my readers were on the Executive Briefing calls last week. So what did we … The post Dyn...
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This is a list of presentations and workshops that Yakov Fain offers in 2017. If you’d like to invite Yakov to run any of these talks/workshops at your organization, please send an email at [email protected]… More
We went from Vienna to Dürnstein, after about an hour or more of bus ride. We did some sightseeing of this town with the fabled blue church over the hill and 16th century residences. It was typically a town for tourists with lots of shops, restaurants, wine shops etc. on both sides of ...
Microsoft Stream is meant as a replacement for Office 365 Video service. Microsoft Stream is video service for business users.Microsoft is always aiming at corporate users and this service allows for uploading, sharing, managing and viewing corporate video for company-wide education an...
This is yet another new term in our lexicon. The San Mateo, California-based startup Snowflake announced this week a new offering with this name, as a free add-on to the data warehouse it built for cloud computing. Now companies using … Continue reading →
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief IT and business executives must now grapple with two competing demands that threaten their very survival: the need to secure the […]
As enterprises increasingly rely on websites and web applications to deliver mission-critical business services, the need to ensure high application uptime, peak performance, and superior user experience is greater than ever. Application failures and performance slowdowns have a massiv...
Ever since Amazon.com announced it was acquiring Whole Foods earlier this week, the pundits have been jumping on the story, each one theorizing about Amazon’s motivations […]
Twenty Tips for Lively Living   By Dr. Ronald D. S. Ross 1. Clear the cobwebs. Sure you have heartaches, bad experiences, and grief, but so does everyone else. If…
INTELLIGENT, IOT-BASED Solvent waste management Smart waste management and solvent recycling are vitally important today. Ask any segment of an industry that uses solvent recyclers for waste management and they would agree: there are many benefits to putting spent solvent through a pro...
By Babur Ozden Then, in just the past two weeks, two industry-leading thought leaders and analysts in Industrial IoT and disruptive technologies have published formal validation of […]
The 2017 Nutanix .NEXT Conference is only a few days away, and we couldn’t be more excited. This year, I’ll be co-presenting with Nutanix’s networking security specialist engineer, Yuan Wang. We’ll be discussing Plexxi HCNTM  integration with Nutanix — and demonstrating the autom...