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MSP’s Guide To Happy Customers An MSPs’ ability to work effectively at their job depends on their technical expertise. However, their ability to ensure customer satisfaction is what will maintain current clients and win over future ones. Clearly, a successful MSP is more than just tech...
ServiceNow’s new CEO, John Donahoe, provided a master class in how tech company CEOs should be talking about real-world digital transformation It seems that every tech […]
How are you holding up against digital transformation? It’s the question looming large over even the most prominent business leaders. But don’t worry—everyone is in the same boat as legacy IT infrastructures get pushed to their limits. However, if you have a large network of remote wor...
Attending a user conference is arguably one of the most efficient ways to get a direct look into the minds and innovations of both emerging and veteran companies. This year’s Red Hat Summit in Boston proved to be a perfect example of this concept. Over 5,000 attendees, nearly 600 speak...
RestSharp is one of the several ways to create a web service or web request in .NET; we discuss a few other such options in this post. In today’s post, though, we’ll take a look at RestSharp specifically, its features and benefits, and a few examples. Definition of RestShar...
Do you know why improving communication should be your single most important software testing goal? Here are four reasons why communication is so critical. 1. Spend Less Time in Meetings, on Calls, and on Email Effective and efficient communication equips you and your team to spend les...
Digital technology need not fall exclusively in the category of ‘user-facing.’ In fact, any piece of technology, regardless how old it is or where it falls in the enterprise IT environment, is a ‘digital technology’ if it aligns with the customer-centric goal of digital. From mainfra...
If you haven’t picked up your copy of the O’Reilly book, ChatOps, by Jason Hand, then go get the free download for a comprehensive understanding of group chat. This excerpt on Chatbots gives great tips on the most common bots. From firing off an API call to resetting a server, chatbots...
DevOps is a cultural and organizational shift in how software development and deployment teams create, test, deploy, and update software at the velocity enterprises require to […]
Do you have what it takes to win the PagerDuty Innovation and Transformation awards? PagerDuty is excited to recognize the achievements of the most successful organizations with these awards at PagerDuty Summit 2017. Presented each year at PagerDuty Summit, these awards honor both the ...
This is Part 2 of the AWS Step Functions overview post published a few weeks ago. If you want to get more context on the sample application business scenario, head back to read Part 1. In this post, you’ll get a deep dive into the application’s technical details. As a reference, the so...
For the fourth year in a row, MongoDB has been recognized as one of CNBC’s Disruptor 50 Companies. With more than 800 nominations this year, the list comprises 50 organizations across all spaces from technology, to education, to apparel. All organizations “question established norms an...
Recently we got a request from a large manufacturer to help them with some file processing. Their specific requirement was to have Fixed width file formats converted into XML and pushed into Amazon S3 for the further processing. While going through the conversation with them I felt it ...
"Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft's globally distributed, multi-model database. With the click of a button, Azure Cosmos DB enables you to elastically and independently scale throughput and storage across any number of Azure's geographic regions. It offers throughput, latency, availability...
If you’re new to programming, Python is a great first language. It has a gentle learning curve, which enables you to experience the joys of programming early and often. Python’s clear and concise syntax allows you to focus on the fundamentals of programming without too much...
Technology is ever-changing but in healthcare, the adoption of new technologies is often slow. One good example is demonstrated by healthcare’s use of smartphones over pagers. Eight years ago, only half of doctors used smartphones for work.Today, that number has grown to a healthy 84% ...
We are entering a critical time in the real estate industry for home buying. Almost half of U.S. adults who don’t own a home say they plan to buy one within five years, according to a Gallup survey. Half of Non-Homeowners Expect to Buy Homes in Five Years… https://t.co/PiAE...
Nouveau déploiement géographique Pour poursuivre notre développement et appuyer notre nouvelle stratégie de positionnement, Provectio s’installe dans la région de Normandie. Un an après avoir emménagé dans son « Fauteuil » à… The post Un nouvel élan pour Provectio appeare...
Every developer’s toolkit needs a good source code repository host; a good host for your code is especially useful for DevOps team collaboration and working with Open Source projects. There are many source code repository hosts available online, from the widely-used GitHub and Bi...
IT teams deploy VPNs to create a secure, private connection over the internet. The VPN is an essential technology in connecting employees to corporate apps when they’re not at the main campus. As remote and branch offices have grown, so has VPN availability and selection. This means th...
Both consulting powerhouses KPMG and Accenture were diamond sponsors of ServiceNow’s (NYSE: NOW) recent Knowledge17 conference, showing a redoubling of commitment to the popular service management […]
I recently had the privilege of spending a full day with a small group of our customers. The attendees were leaders in their development and IT operations organizations and spanned a wide variety of industries, including technology, media, finance, retail, healthcare, and more. Every s...
Five and a half million Dutch citizens depend on the availability of Sociale Verzekeringsbank’s (SVB) applications to pay their benefits checks. SVB knew from previous attempts that trying to deliver a reliable system using a big bang, “waterfall” approach did not work. SVB’s release p...
Waterfall analysis view of user actions enables you to see which resources are loaded with each user action and the impact that individual resources have on overall user action duration. For some time now, we’ve provided you with the option of viewing summaries of action duration...
It is a time of disruption. New organizations using new technologies are arising daily to threaten long-standing industries. But old or new, every organization is looking […]
Dynatrace automatically generates user action names based on either underlying HTML page file names (for example, Loading of page index.html)  or XHR URLs (for example, http://example.com/api/login). An earlier article explains your options for automated user action naming and explores...
Update servers while continuing to process application traffic. Recently we’ve been showing how to deploy BIG-IP (and F5 WAF) in various clouds like Azure and AWS. Today, we’ll take a look at how to update an AWS auto-scaled BIG-IP VE web application firewall (WAF) that was initi...
Did you know that you can develop for mainframes in Java? Or that the testing and deployment can be automated across mobile to mainframe? In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 20th Cloud Expo, Vaughn Marshall, Sr. Principal Product Owner at CA Technologies, will discuss and demo how inc...
I was invited to speak at a conference called Solix Empower 2017 held in Bangalore, India on April 28th, 2017. It was an interesting experience. The conference focused on Big Data, Analytics, and Cloud. Over 800 people attended the one-day … Continue reading →
After my Goodbye NAC (network access control) blog the Vidder team created a very useful chart comparing key characteristics of NAC with Vidder’s Trusted Access Control.
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One of the key features of Dynatrace Real user monitoring is our ability to uniquely identify your users across different browsers and devices. This enables you to analyze the user experience of individual users during user session analysis. Dynatrace initially assigns a unique, random...
As Digital Performance Management (DPM) emerges as an established product category, people often ask how DPM relates to the older Application Performance Management (APM) market. The […]
Recently, we’ve made some significant improvements to Dynatrace University (DTU), based on customer feedback along with information gathered electronically from actual customer experiences, and based on our own digital transformation. We had three goals in mind: innovate, optimize cust...
Thursday, we’re hosting our second TestComplete Community Day. This is a full day event for the TestComplete Community with SmartBear employees on-hand to have real-time discussions. And as a special...
By Brian Martin The other day, a friend of mine asked me why I left a great job at VMware to join Plexxi. My first blush response was simple. “I saw a great opportunity with a great company and a great team, and I went for it.” As the words left my mouth, I realized […] The post ...
Organizations of all sizes are choosing to conduct at least part of their business in the cloud, and choosing which cloud provider to work with is an important part of that process. The provider can mean the difference between a cloud migration that goes off without a hitch, and one th...
The PagerDuty and HipChat extension empowers responders to collaborate to resolve issues directly from their chat window Several weeks ago, we released our updated HipChat extension. Our team is excited to have built the v2 HipChat extension from scratch to support great new functional...