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For more than a decade, if Apple manufactured it, we purchased it – in bulk. There are so many Apple devices in our offices, someone once said, “It looks like Steve Jobs threw up in here.” That was then. The post Is Apple Over? originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
A big part of the job for a Dynamics 365 Partner, is talking to customers about their business problems. They heard about Dynamics 365 somewhere, and are hoping that it is “the” Silver Bullet that will solve all of their issues. Maybe it is… and maybe it isn’t&#...
En ce début d’année, après les fêtes, beaucoup d’entre nous ont pris de bonnes résolutions alimentaires pour essayer de perdre quelques kilos mal placés. A coté des régimes «miracles» qui naissent chaque année et disparaissent l’année d’après, il existe de...
While the service paradigm is taking over the enterprise IT now (see this), the concept has since long existed in economies of the past and society. As a result, a society was organised at one time in trade guilds that specialised and guaranteed delivery of quality servi...
Look at how far we’ve come. Just seven decades ago, the word “computer” referred to someone in an office with a pile of charts and a slide rule. Then ENIAC, the first electronic computer, appeared. It was followed quickly by the Commodore 64 personal computer and later, the iPhone. Tod...
The following are some of the more popular viewed posts from StorageIOblog.com during 2016. Big Files and Lots of Little File Processing and Benchmarking with Vdbench - Need to test, validate, compare, contrast or simply apply workload to file systems, NAS or other file-based access?...
The other day VMware announced the 2017 list of vExperts which you can view here. Congratulations and welcome to all new and returning fellow vExperts for 2017. In its ninth year, it is an honor to now have been named a vExpert for eight consecutive years. Where To Learn ...
It wasn't too long ago that cloud computing had more detractors than supporters. Companies (especially in the enterprise world) just weren't ready to relinquish control of applications and business processes. And yet, the light of cloud benefits has slowly drawn the business world in ...
We see bison meat in some grocery stores priced at about nine dollars per pound or more. Is it cheaper to hunt one or just buy the meat in the store? From a personal experience if all you want is the meat, go and buy it in the store. It tastes just as good, and it is a whole lot saf...
The micro-services and API economy revive SOA (i
ArcGIS stands for Geographic Information System. Using this you can work with maps and geographic information. You can use map data; analyze data in maps and you can share this data. You can also manage geographic information in a database.ArcGIS_0.pngYou can get the ArcGIS Explorer...
Last week GitLab went down because of a human error when a sysadmin made a mistake and removed a production folder. When I read that, I remembered my early days working as system administrator. I managed a lot of Linux/UNIX servers and I would make my job easier by automating things us...
In 2016, cloud computing started to dominate many IT market segments. As a business, Synergy Research Group reported that industry revenue for the four quarters ended Sept. 30 grew 25%. Operator and vendor revenue for six segments of cloud computing reached $148 billion during that per...
Application downtime is an enterprise's worst nightmare. On top of that, it's fairly common. According to a survey conducted by Dun & Bradstreet, 59 percent of Fortune 500 companies experience a minimum of 1.6 hours of downtime per week. Each time a business application fails, the IT a...
One of the unfortunate effects of the continued evolution of the load balancer into today’s application delivery controller (ADC) is that it is often too easy to forget the basic problem for which load balancers were originally created—producing highly available, scalable, and predicta...
Now what? Your customer’s internal and external networks are up and running. You’ve shown them they can meet SLA targets for workplace experience and network uptime. But are they prepared for the unexpected, such as firewalls, routers, and switches failing after 18 months due to a cloc...
2017 is the year the iPhone gets a major upgrade. We already know about its radical redesign, but now there are further details on what could be its most significant The post iPhone 8 Leak Reveals Apple’s Expensive Secrets appeared first on Technology News and Reviews | A2Z Suppo...
Why should I not buy a backup appliance? Hey, wait a second, didn’t we publish a Why Should I Buy a Backup Appliance blog post just yesterday?  Yes, we did. A well-written argument by my friend Juan Rogers. Today, in the spirit of the old SNL skit Point/Counterpoint, today I get to pla...
Azure App Services is extremely useful for developers. It offers Web Apps, API Apps, Mobile Apps and Function Apps (that run Azure Functions). These apps are incredibly powerful and can literally get you up and running in minutes. They provide a host of amazing features that you can le...
Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) has enabled networking vendors to push more data through fiber optics. There are two major variations of WDM: Dense (DWDM) and Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexing (CWDM). CWDM uses fewer wavelengths with more space between the wavelengths, whe...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Data Center Dynamics has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6–8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. DCD is a global B2B events and media company, delivering unmatched i...
By Lulwa Shalhoub Learning how to thrive in a digitally disruptive world and being able to imagine how advanced technology will affect lives is a must. […]
By VertitechIT 29. To the end user, the myriad processes happening behind the scenes should appear as a single, seamless application. “Typically, people think of hybrid […]
The education sector continues to boost its technology investments to make learning more interactive, more effective and streamlined. Education technologies continue to evolve to provide more value to learning or students anywhere in the world. As the education field continues embracin...
I’ve written in the past about how Stackify was “born in Azure” and we’ve never used any other hosting solution. In this post, I want to share how we make sense of our Azure EA (Enterprise Agreement) bill and usage. Azure billing can be quite a mess to figure out. Azure Billing Can Get...
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Appery.io supports importing data files in CSV or JSON formats. In this post you will learn the procedure to import a CSV text file.The file we are going to import is FFD.CSV saved on the files/folders of the local computer which has been imported recently into other data sources such ...
Innovation in the white-hot digital performance management (DPM) market continues to accelerate, and it was clear from this week’s Perform conference in Las Vegas that Dynatrace […]
We’re just about eight weeks away from our first-ever user conference. Catchpoint Elevate is a zero-hype event focusing on the advancement of our users’ utilization of our platform so they can get the most out of their digital experience monitoring. Featuring speakers from some o...
Dynatrace automatically detects process types such as Tomcat, JBoss, Apache web server, MongoDB, and many others. We also take technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, Cloud Foundry, and Azure into account. A process group is a set of processes that run on separate hosts but be...
SaaS has become the way of the world for enterprise application delivery. The vast majority of enterprises now trust the software-as-a-service model for everything from niche applications to mission-critical tools. However, SaaS applications are a bit of a double-edged sword. The cloud...
The shift towards digital technology solutions and the rise of the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) have transformed operations for many organizations. Network Management Systems can help bridge the IT/OT convergence gap.
Welcome to our first SmartBear Study Hall weekly blog post brought to you by SmartBear Academy, our free product training program. This week we will be diving deeper into getting started with...
Why should I buy a backup appliance? Wow, that question hits me in my wheel house! When pondered, the answer comes after humbling myself and realizing that “I don’t know what I don’t know!” Or, in other words, why throw together components from multiple vendors to create a solution alr...
Bob Gourley 21.co is known as the company making Bitcoin useful for developers. They provide capabilities like the 21 Bitcoin Computer which gives developers everything they need to build Bitcoin enabled apps. Perhaps more importantly they have provided tutorials, tips, FAQs and a plac...
What can managers and organizations do to cultivate the type of cross-departmental relationships that will help teams be more effective? Here are 5 key ways to go about it. Get the whole story and more on The Fast Track
Wednesday March 22, 2017 1:00 PDT / 4:00 EDT In the age of digital disruption, innovation is the name of the game. Organizations of every size and […]
continuing from The path to the virtual cloud Enterprise is paved by the Digital evolution   SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) was once declared dead because it was associated to a software design paradigm using the now defunct SOAP protocol. In fact, the dispute was rather betw...
As we move further from a physical world towards software based architectures, transformation of management approaches need to change! Customer experience has become the primary focus for best in class service delivery. Zurich Insurance have recognized this need and have taken steps to...
In just the past ten or so years, consumer devices have swamped enterprises. Along with those devices have come apps and services and the expectation of ease and convenience from technology. The consumerization of IT is more than just the need to support and monitor personal devices on...