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Roy Atkinson is HDI’s senior writer/analyst, acting as in-house subject matter expert and chief writer for blogs and articles. He has a deep background customer service […]
Bob Gourley Planet is designing, building and launching satellites faster than any company or government in history. They use commodity consumer electronics to build highly capable satellites at drastically lower costs. With the most advanced satellites launching into orbit every 3-4 m...
If NVMe is the answer, then what were and are the various questions that should be asked? Some of the common questions include what is the difference between NVM and NVMe? Is NVMe only for servers, does NVMe require fabrics and what benefit is NVMe beyond more IOPs. Lets t...
Trust is under attack. So much so that security experts are calling networks “zero trust.” A recent Kaspersky Labs survey found 77% of US businesses had breaches in the previous 12 months. This at a time when established, multi-billion dollar incumbents enjoy wide deployment in US ente...
An open source project driven by IBM and Adobe, Apache OpenWhisk is a robust Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) platform that can be deployed in the cloud or within the data center. When compared to other serverless projects, OpenWhisk is a robust, scalable platform designed to support thou...
Apple is developing a new chip for Mac laptops that’s meant to improve their battery life while in sleep mode, according to Bloomberg.   The chip will reportedly handle some The post Apple is reportedly making a new Mac chip that potentially boosts battery life appeared first on Techno...
Staying competitive in today’s IT job market requires constant learning. Whether you’re looking for something new or want to advance your career path in your current company, the road to progress is long and not very probable if you aren’t willing to stay up to date on the most recent ...
Corovan, provider of quality moving and storage services to California businesses since 1947, found themselves relying heavily on individual developers for many of their projects. While the...
What is a hyper-converged network you ask? Look no further, I answer all of your burning questions in my latest blog, What is a hyper-converged network (and why do you need one?). In short, HCN is purpose-built network fabric to support the unique needs of HCI clusters. It’s fool-proof...
Debugging performance issues in production can be a pain and in some cases impossible without the right tools. Java profilers have been around forever, but the profilers most developers think about are only one type. Standard profilers certainly provide the most data, but not necessar...
A cybersecurity transformation discussion on how cloud security is rapidly advancing, and how enterprises can begin to prevail over digital disruption by increasingly using cloud-defined security. We'll examine how a secure content collaboration services provider removes the notion of...
Bob Gourley The 2017 RSA conference will be held February 13 - 17, 2017 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. This is the largest gathering of security professionals and vendors in the security ecosystem. Over 30,000 attendees are expected. As providers of strategic advisory services...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief As IT organizations move away from systems-centric and data center-centric management paradigms and refocus instead on the management of workloads, they […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Clustrix has carved out a solid niche in the crowded and noisy cloud-centric database market with a MySQL replacement database offering. […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Tricentis bills itself as a continuous testing tools vendor, but in reality, continuous testing is only part of what they offer. […]
Micro Focus has continued to work on rolling testing assets of HP Enterprise (HPE) software division into its portfolio, thereby tripling its current size and becoming a pure-play software vendor...
Service management leader ServiceNow today announced a strategic investment in MapAnything, a location services company that has heretofore run on the Salesforce.com platform. With this investment, […]
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Microsoft Azure provides a powerful set of services to help developers build and deploy their apps. Azure makes it so easy to use… that you can quickly let your Azure hosting costs get out of control… At Stackify, we have been using Azure for over 4 years. We have grown up ...
Bob Gourley Women in Technology (WIT), the premier organization dedicated to advancing women in technology -- from the classroom to the boardroom, today announced details around its WIT.Connect for the month of February, entitled “Artificial Intelligence – Its Applications and Impact.”...
There are customers who love engaging with your business, and those who don’t. Now more than ever, this dichotomy has significant competitive implications. Social media enables the user experience to go viral, which gives a megaphone to your business’s most dissatisfied customers. This...
TOC: Don’t let digital complexity fumble your 3rd and goal opportunity, Feb 1 Don’t let digital complexity fumble your 3rd and goal opportunity. It’s that time of year again! The final game of the NFL season!  According to reports from Adweek 30-second spots are running $5 million USD....
Application Release Automation has become a critical function for successfully managing the complex release pipelines found in today’s enterprises. It’s also crucial to be […] The post New Code-Centric Features in XL Release and XL Deploy appeared first on XebiaLabs. Related pos...
If you’re like most managers, you probably don’t give your team members enough feedback. Here's how to effectively keep track of feedback to make it a more regular part of the conversation with your... Get the whole story and more on The Fast Track
Gitlab suffered a well-publicized data loss and failed recovery incident.  What’s the fundamental lesson from it all?  The Gitlab backup lesson is best summarized by the following excerpt from the transcript: So in other words, out of 5 backup/replication techniques deployed none...
Why External Variables Matter in Incident Management When it comes to incident management, it’s easy to fall into an insular mindset. We spend months planning and configuring systems that alert us of any issues within the system, and to cover our bases, we establish traditional.....
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Ok, let’s start with what emails are good for. They are a good way to... The post Why Self-respecting Workplaces Don’t Manage Workflows Through Emails appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
For a while already we have been working with a large enterprise client, helping them to migrate their on-premise workloads to the cloud. Of course, as added value to the process, they are also migrating their legacy development processes to the modern, better, agile DevOps approach. A...
Ops Manager 3.4, released at the beginning of December, contains both new features and changes from the previous major release, 2.0. This blog post will focus on the new Ops Manager 3.4 UI. It will cover new features and highlight changes from the previous UI. Deployment Page Ops M...
In this episode of Lightboard Lessons, Jason updates an earlier Whiteboard Wednesday with a slight change in flow introduced in TMOS version 12.1. Some of the features in this flow are only applicable if you have hardware or if you have security licenses applied. If that is not the cas...
It is a cloud based mobile app developer platform with full back-end support. You can build both hybrid as well as web apps with API support. The apps (iOS / Android) run in the browser using appery.io's visual App Builder.Apps built using appery.io communicate with server / back-end t...
As cloud security is rapidly advancing, enterprises can begin to prevail over digital disruption by increasingly using cloud-defined security. The next BriefingsDirect cybersecurity innovation and transformation panel discussion explores how cloud security is rapidly advancing, and ho...
I stepped off the train and the first thing that hit me was the smell. It was as if I had walked into a flower shop. I made my way off the platform and started the 0.6 mile walk to the 22-acre...
One of the many questions that companies face when introducing new enterprise systems either to provide new functionality or incorporate legacy systems from a merger or acquisition is "How do we identify and manage access rights?" Not only do new access approval processes need to be e...
The entire intent of load balancing is to create a system that virtualizes the “service” from the physical servers that actually run that service. A more basic definition is to balance the load across a bunch of physical servers and make those servers look like one great big server to ...
Shelly Palmer talks about Tostitos alcohol-sensing bag and its embedded near-field communications (NFC) chip that you can tap with your phone to call and Uber (if you're too drunk to drive) on Fox 5 with Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewis. Original Airdate: January 31, 2017 The post Breath...
I got a call the other day from a customer who said that another partner told them that they should not use a solution like ours because “It can cause issues”. I thought, what a vague and crappy thing to say. I assume this partner was not a reseller of … The post Dyna...
Imagine that it’s 9 a.m. in England on a Monday morning. Customers are going to start hitting our CenturyLink Cloud Marketplace.  If there are web application or connectivity issues interfering with the digital customer experience in England, or anywhere in Europe, Dynatrace Synthetic ...
Here at SmartBear, Customer Success is at the center of everything we do. If you’re a customer of any of our software quality products, you may have attended one of our free training classes in 2016....