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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....
Madeline runs the finance department at an insurance agency. Earlier today, one of the VPs... The post Turning Manual Work Flaws into Automated Workflows appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
Backup v ransomware: which wins?  If you read press releases and blog posts from backup vendors, the answer is obvious.  Backup wins; no contest.  Backup v ransomware isn’t even close. This is “fake news.”  Which means it’s not true.  Or to put this more clearly...
Bob Gourley We track DataRobot in our Disruptive IT Finder (in sections on Artificial Intelligence and Business Intelligence companies), and have always held their capable team in the highest of regards. The press release below gives us reason to hold them in even higher regard: BOSTON...
The future office could be traditional, cloud, Microsoft or Google. Whatever an enterprise chooses, the key for success is to choose a system that could best meet the specific requirements of the company as well as the customer needs. In today’s continuous change in business processes ...
Introduction This is the second in a series of blog posts examining the technologies that are driving the development of modern web and mobile applications. "Modern Application Stack – Part 1: Introducing The MEAN Stack" introduced the technologies making up the MEAN (MongoD...
By Andy Mclean Brand new Acuity Podcast out now! The first episode of the Acuity Podcast explores the dangers of fake news, the global efforts to tackle […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, I’m sure you’ve seen the studies on the affect of web performance on business metrics. Most of these studies focus on ecommerce sites, but that doesn’t mean non-commerce sites don’t need to be concerned with performance. Recently, a few studies f...
** Hot News **2017 PowerBuilder Conference 
Plutora Release Manager, the industry-leading platform, has received a vote of confidence from the release management community, with the announcement of Electric Cloud’s Top 20 Vendors in Release Management. Release Management Professionals Agree Electric Cloud operates the Release Ma...
Presidents are powerful people facing and dealing with complex nation, market and economy sized problems.  Making good decisions and managing these deeply complex systems and organizations requires massive amounts of data, analysis, experience and understanding. They must process ...
Log files are one of the most valuable assets that a developer has. Usually when something goes wrong in production the first thing you hear is “send me the logs”. The goal of structured logging is to bring a more defined format and details to your logging. We have been practicing stru...
Kai Wilke is a Principal Consultant for IT Security at itacs GmbH – a German consulting company located in Berlin City specializing in Microsoft security solutions, SharePoint deployments, and customizations as well as classical IT Consulting. He is also a 2017 DevCentral MVP and DevCe...
It looks like Apple’s big bet on building an array of services like iCloud, Apple Music and the App Store is starting to be the big business the company hoped The post Apple’s services are buoying its return to growth as its iPhone engine stalls appeared first on Technology News and Re...
In my last blog post, we discussed Gartner backup.  We coined that term from several discussions with buyers.  What Gartner backup means is Gartner’s perspective on backup by exploring the Magic Quadrants for Backup and Recovery for Data Centers and Disaster Recovery as a Service...
On June 27, Microsoft announced the release of a project several years in the making — .NET Core. The solution resulted from the need for a nonproprietary version of Microsoft’s .NET Framework — one that runs on Mac and several versions of Linux, as well as on Windows. This cross-platf...
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Followers of my Digital Influencer series for Forbes might have noticed that many of the thought leaders I interview come from the software development world. That’s […]
A question came up in Q&A concerning the iControl REST interface. When the requestor is using python, I try to point them to the f5-common-python sdk that has been available for nearly a year now. It is under constant development and we try to remove obstacles and make things consi...
How do you choose the right approach for your business application needs? An infographic walks you through your options, including an overview of decision points as well as key things to consider... Get the whole story and more on The Fast Track
Over the past three years, we’ve surveyed thousands of software professionals in our bench marking study, “The State of Code Review.” We are excited to launch this year’s State of Code Review survey...
Bob Gourley There are seven key megatrends driving the future of enterprise IT. You can remember them all with the helpful mnemonic acronym CAMBRIC, which stands for Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Mobility, Big Data, Robotics, Internet of Things, CyberSecurity. In this post ...
What is Full-Stack Visibility? You often hear that a tool provides full-stack visibility — but what exactly does that mean? Different tools provide visibility in different ways, since visibility not only depends on how your IT infrastructure is composed, but what it is you want visibil...
The biggest reason business leaders shy away from adopting new software? Complexity. They’ve been burned... The post Why You Need a Human-Centric BPM Solution appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
Serverless computing is not only the latest buzz word of the industry, but also one of the fastest growing cloud service delivery models. Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft offer serverless computing models in their respective public cloud environments. During the last two quarters, we...
Whether you’re part of a large enterprise expanding your footprint, a retailer with multiple brick-and-mortar stores, or a bank with many locations, you likely know all about remote office/branch office (ROBO) problems. Much of the pressure of managing remote offices falls on IT if the...
Last Saturday, our washer and dryer decided to call it quits after 14 years of amazing service. As you can imagine, this is a major crisis for family with children. P0 priority! All hands on deck! Therefore, Sunday at 7 AM, we were in front of our local Home Depot in a hurry to replace...
Bob Gourley Cognitio is participating in a webinar 31 Jan at 1pm Eastern, 11am Pacific, which will provide information of use to enterprise technologists from across the federal mission space. The webinar will discuss the very latest issues and trends from the rapidly moving enterprise...
A memo from our CEO, Jennifer Tejada. This past weekend, I, like many, watched the news with awe, disappointment and heartfelt concern for our families, friends, colleagues and neighbors impacted by President Trump’s executive order on immigration. This order applies an immediate 90-da...