Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
By Jeff Mordock The Amazon effect has rocked bricks-and-mortar retail. Now it’s moving in on the health care market. Analysts say CVS Health Corp.’s $69 billion bid for […]
SmartBear has a vibrant Community dedicated to knowledge share between SmartBear users. Here you can get advice from the community leaders, grow your expertise, talk with peers, submit feature...
“You code it, you own it” means engineers are called when the software and systems they’ve built fail in production and it’s their responsibility to get everything working again. However, managers and business stakeholders aren’t usually on-call so they don’t see or feel the pain... Th...
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Digital Transformation is the No 1 priority for organizations large and small. It’s imperative that IT remove any obstacles to digital transformation success – including outdated PCs and mobile devices. Intel’s Kaitlin Murphy has some pointers to assure that your PC fleet and mobile de...
Rex the cat is anxious to show off the Grand PooBox to fellow cats and cat owners everywhere The Portland, OR based company, Grand PooBox, has started production on the latest style in litter boxes. Cat-owner friendly and Rex approved, this innovative and contemporary concept hits the ...
Over the last few years, the Internet of things (IoT) has become a trending phrase for consumers and a top priority for businesses embarking on their digital transformation. Even with the growth and interest in IoT however, the meaning can still confuse people. So, what is IoT? IoT ...
The 2018 Jaguar XF sedan incorporates a winning combination of luxury, sport and technology There is an heir of luxury in the sleek 2018 Jaguar XF Sedan. This distinctive ride emanates prestige for its eager travelers. Whether it is a peaceful ride along the Santa Barbara coastline or ...
Over the last few years, we have seen an evolution in application topologies. For example, when AppDynamics first started monitoring applications 10 years ago, a business application was relatively self-contained, with the corresponding tiers and nodes representing the majority of the ...
As more IoT devices are deployed (with billions to come in the near future) there is a substantial push towards on-device analytics, programmability, and command/control for critical applications. This is especially relevant for businesses that are driving operational transformation wi...
OneAgent  Java Improved Oracle WebLogic process group detection. Detection now evaluates the WebLogic domain and cluster configuration of each WebLogic process. Support for IIOP remote services for Oracle WebLogic Support for Jetty HTTP Client 9.x Node.js Node.js version 7.x will be de...
Bitcoin is trading at over $11,000. What is it? Should you consider buying? Shelly Palmer explains the cryptocurrency and talks about the risks and possible rewards with Sukanya Krishnan and Jennifer Lahmers on Fox 5. Original Airdate: December 5, 2017 The post Bitcoin: What you need t...
If you are thinking about using Azure Functions, at some point you will be confronted with the challenge of figuring ...Read MoreThe post A Guide to Logging in Azure Functions appeared first on Stackify.
Everybody’s looking for answers…to DevOps questions. That’s why XebiaLabs is committed to helping you find solutions to your problems and keeping you on top of […] The post 5 DevOps Webinars You Need to Watch appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. More Posts XebiaLabs Welc...
As we approach the end of 2017, let’s celebrate all our successes, reflect on what we’ve learned, and get ready to make next year better than the last. We welcome you to join us as we do just that in our last webinar to close... The post Set Yourself Up for Success in 2018 appeared fir...
What’s the Buzz Around “Agile?” If you’ve set foot into the world of software you’ve probably heard the word “Agile” more times than you can count. You may have heard this word associated with...
Let me paraphrase here The World Depends on Technology No One Understands. The premise: "Samuel Arbesman, a complexity scientist and writer, who published Overcomplicated: Technology at the Limits of Comprehension." &
The human work of solving problems, facing challenges and overcoming obstacles tends to share a common goal: creating stable, secure and predictable environments. The tendency for most humans is that once we solve a challenge, we want to be done with it. That propensity, however, does...
Hackers are naturally drawn to healthcare because there’s great value in healthcare data. If a credit card has been compromised, the bank can put a stop on the card. The value is gone. But you can’t do that with a medical record. Running in parallel with the trend of healthcare data th...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Google Cloud has been named “Keynote Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Companies come to Google Cloud to transform their busin...
Criminal lawyers is the title for those professionals who act as the defense in the courtroom. They prevent the government from falsely convicting those accused of crimes. Their pay rates can be very high under the right circumstances, but it takes some special talent to be a defense l...
What are the challenges of Modern Internet Delivery? The days where people had no choice but to sit down and surf the Web to interact with organizations […]
Children are already enough distracted without Facebook making this fatal mistake.Keep children out of board rooms and guarding the bottom line.This is a terrible mistake!
Last week at AWS re:Invent we heard Werner Vogels, CTO at AWS, talk about how to build the applications of 2020! Listening to Werner’s talk, it became apparent to me, that this it also means that we have to “re:Think” how we go about Performance Engineering. Because o...
Azure Functions is a great option for accelerating your development efforts with a serverless compute experience when you don’t want to worry about maintaining servers but rather focus on building your applications. Still, your servers, databases, services, and other infrastructure com...
Enhanced LDAP user/group matching Previously Dynatrace matched users and groups based only on the distinguished name of a group (group DN). Now Dynatrace matches users and groups based on any type of group name, for example, a user’s primary group (gidNumber) or common names (CN)...
  Whether you work in Software Testing, DevOps, Engineering, IT, or any other technological role, there were probably a few universal requirements for obtaining your hard-earned Computer Science...
As the very first interaction between an end user and a digital property, DNS resolution is arguably the single most important component of any web transaction. In this sense, fast DNS is just as important as fast content, and something that every single company must take into consider...
There is a popular belief that a technology stack can either make it or break it when it comes to building your software product. That before even a single line of code gets written, you need to carefully select a technology stack that is bound to determine your product’s success. With...
Software development models have been talked about a lot recently, especially with the emerging popularity of DevOps and CI/CD, but Agile remains the most widely used model according to our 2017...
“This all sounds great. But it’s just not realistic.” This is what a group of five senior IT executives told me during a workshop I held […]
Despite being over 20 years old, Java is still one of the most widely-used programming languages. Just look at the ...Read MoreThe post 5 Reasons You Won’t Starve as a Java Developer appeared first on Stackify.
Some say that Digital is only about the Web. Take for instance the demands for Digital Architects for Web applications. Yet, Digital is much more.  Some say that Digital is about Mobility, Big Data, Social Media... the few big fads. Yet, that does not explain the urgency because w...
AWS has gone back to its roots to strengthen the API and developer tools offerings of its cloud platform. At the recently concluded re:Invent event, the company emphasized on developer productivity through new APIs, integrated tools, and a new browser-based IDE. Unlike the previous con...
I just returned from AWS re:Invent 2017 – wow, what an event! Several monitoring vendors had impressive exhibits on display including us (Dynatrace), New Relic, DataDog, SignalFx, and others. I spent some time observing the demos these other vendors were showing to their booth vi...
There’s an old joke from the Gates and Ballmer days at Microsoft: There are only two kinds of people in this world: Microsoft customers and future […]
Welcome to the TV industry’s latest bit of magic ... prestidigitalization. It’s a new twist on the old sleight-of-measurement trick. Here’s how it works. You buy TV the old-fashioned way because, well, that’s how you buy TV. The ratings suck. You want to pay less because you’re getting...
By Patrick Caughill INTRINSIC VALUE? Earlier this year, Forbes contributor Jason Bloomberg questioned whether Bitcoin held any intrinsic value, that is, the currency’s value outside of the price tag that the […]
By caion  Valor intrínseco? No início deste ano, Forbes contribuidor Jason Bloomberg questionou se a Bitcoin possuía qualquer intrínseco valor, isto é, o valor da moeda fora do preço que o […]
Here is a selection of posts from 2015 that look still as valid today as they were in 2015:   Lessons from an IT transformation failure (i) people interviewed for the report described “managers managing managers, managing managers". That is, a tall management structure....