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DevOps with IBMz? You heard right. Maybe you're wondering what a developer can do to speed up the entire development cycle--coding, testing, source code management, and deployment-? In this session you will learn about how to integrate z application assets into a DevOps pipeline using ...
Our fellow pundits love broad proclamations like ‘software is eating the world’ or ‘every company is becoming a software company.’ For those tech-savvy enterprises that have […]
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Digital Transformation (June 2018) Here’s the Thinkers360 leaderboard for the top 20 global thought leaders on digital transformation for June […]
By DevOps Digest EMPATHY Simply putting developers and security people into the same cube farm and telling them to work together won’t work, of course — […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Today’s worker demands an integrated working environment in which they can use the devices of their choosing and seamlessly integrate their […]
This was part 2 of our visit to Rome and after visiting the Forum, we got into the bus and arrived at the entrance to the Colosseum. Colosseum and the Forum are not too far apart.Colosseum also known as Flavian Amphitheatre was constructed between AD72-AD 96, the largest of its kind wi...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief As the data lake market matures, the differences between data lakes and data warehouses become clearer. Data lakes are architected for […]
Today, the entire blockchain/cryptocurrency hairball is itself in a massive bubble. Rather than speculation in cryptos driving the market over the cliff, however, it’s speculative interest in initial coin offerings (ICOs). This is no mere currency play. Deep pockets with more money...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Amidst all the noise, the most promising Blockchain-based business models involve multiparty transactions. Logistics businesses like shipping and trucking are prime […]
The retail banking industry is facing a digital transformation quandary that impacts all financial institutions, small and large. The largest banks (e.g. Bank of America and […]
In this episode we discuss digital marketing strategy and SAP Hybris with Jackie Palmer, Global VP, Strategy and Solution Management at SAP.  If you are not familiar with SAP Hybris, it is SAP’s platform for customer engagement and commerce that includes five distinct areas: marke...
In this episode, I have the privilege of interviewing SAP’s Chief Digital Marketing Officer, Mika Yamamoto about SAP’s marketing strategies.  We discuss why SAP decided to separate the CDMO role from CMO, and what each of their responsibilities are.   Spoiler Alert – The...
Our Featured Member series is a way for us to show appreciation and highlight active contributors in our community. Communities thrive on interaction and our Featured Series gives you some insight on some of our most active folks. Jie Gao is a very active contributor on DevCentral sinc...
Cloud computing is now an operational reality across every industry.  Organizations that fail to leverage this economic, operational and technology consumption model are merely consigning themselves to irrelevance.  The rapid acceleration of cloud adoption has now ignited a p...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Update Everybody knows that backups are important, but the most important part of backing up your data is the ability to recover […]
If anyone tells you the Funky Chicken Turkey Decoy does not work, do not believe them. This is the fourth time I have used this decoy and the toms literally hate it. Once they lay their beady little eyes on it they want to come and beat the living daylights out of it.
The companies further state that continuous code quality management across platforms is of value to large enterprises – since their ability to bring new digital deliverables […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Update We last wrote a Brain Candy post on endpoint defense vendor Ziften in September 2017. Since that time, the company has […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Update When we last wrote our Brain Candy on Silver Peak in March 2017, the SD-WAN vendor’s core differentiator was its ability […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Update When I last wrote about NETSCOUT for Forbes in September 2017, the vendor had just come off a flurry of acquisitions, […]
If your cloud deployment is on AWS with predictable workloads, Reserved Instances (RIs) can provide your business substantial savings compared to pay-as-you-go, on-demand services alone. Continuous monitoring of cloud usage and active management of Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Relation...
As IoT continues to increase momentum, so does the associated risk. Secure Device Lifecycle Management (DLM) is ranked as one of the most important technology areas of IoT. Driving this trend is the realization that secure support for IoT devices provides companies the ability to deliv...
Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized digital expert, bestselling book author, frequent keynote speaker, analyst, futurist, and transformation expert based in Washington, DC. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer at the industry-leading digital strategy and online communit...
In today's enterprise, digital transformation represents organizational change even more so than technology change, as customer preferences and behavior drive end-to-end transformation across lines of business as well as IT. To capitalize on the ubiquitous disruption driving this trans...
With 10 simultaneous tracks, keynotes, general sessions and targeted breakout classes, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO are two of the most important technology events of the year. Since its launch over eight years ago, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO have presented a rock star faculty as well as...
When you add a date field in PowerApps, I find that the current default date of 12/31/2001 is not very useful for me.Changing the default date is not hard but you have to know where to look.  First, you have to realize a date field is actually three different controls DateValue, H...
Cloud applications are seeing a deluge of requests to support the exploding advanced analytics market. “Open analytics” is the emerging strategy to deliver that data through an open data access layer, in the cloud, to be directly consumed by external analytics tools and popular program...
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At last fall’s NetEvents press/analyst/vendor confab, I called out three vendors as ‘sexy.’ This year, the three vendors that stand out are ‘smart.’ Not that smart […]
The next BriefingsDirect developer productivity insights interview explores how a South African insurance innovator has built a modern hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) IT environment that replicates databases so fast that developers can test and re-test to their hearts’ content. We’...
Almost every single day-I talk to people who are planning to move their organization's data to the cloud. What's more, this cloud excitement is vertical-agnostic. It's hard to find an industry that isn't thinking about cloud migration. Cisco predicts that, by 2021, 94% of global data c...
The application of blockchain technology in the healthcare industry will bring great benefits, most important being accuracy of data and lowering of cost. Just as a reminder, blockchain technology provides these key facets: a low-cost decentralized ledger approach to managing … C...
Wondering how to get that shiny new marketing automation platform you purchased up and running? You will need help. Here's why. The post The Answer Is Yes, You Do Need Help Setting Up Marketing Automation appeared first on Right Source Marketing.
An Intellyx Brain Candy Update When we last covered NetFoundry in September 2017, the vendor was struggling with its ‘like an SD-WAN or VPN but not […]
When charged with managing large and complex efforts, an overarching project management task is risk assessment. It involves documenting the current situation, comparing it to the past, and understanding the odds of the past repeating itself. Since the past may never repeat itself, how...
I called the massive Bitcoin bubble less than two months before it popped – or perhaps my articles helped it pop, who’s to say? In any […]
The history of data storage ranging from our devices to our data centers amounts to a years’ long progression of bigger, faster, and over time, cheaper. […]
Based on the table design using SQL Server Management Studio, v17.7, the following data types can be identified. These are the ones you find in SQL Server 17 as well.Data types (text,ntext, image) continues to be present although Microsoft has been saying that they will be deprecated i...
If the table belongs to a database, then in the context of the database run the query:SELECT * FROM sys.columnsIf the column(s) is masked you should look for the column 'is_masked' in the response as shown.Here is an example. The FirstName column in the Employees table in Northwind dat...
240 million results are returned in 1.06 seconds (as of May 28, 2018) when you search for cloud computing in a Google search. With that much information available, and that many conversations active around the globe;Do we really know what cloud is?Are we confident in knowing what ...