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The latest release of TestComplete comes with new and powerful capabilities that enable you to speed up your automated testing efforts and create robust automated UI tests. This release allows...
Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code provides developers with a robust marketplace packed with useful tools and extensions that make VS Code even more functional and customizable to meet every developer’s needs. New extensions are added regularly, and you can find tools, libraries of s...
We’re excited to share that we’re open-sourcing the tool we use to gather and transform the metrics from our managed DNS providers. We use DNSmetrics to supply data in a standard format to our SRE team’s monitoring and alerting systems, and we hope it can... The post ...
While sales of 4K television sets are spiking, broadcast capabilities are lagging. The irony here is rich. For traditional distributors (cable providers and satellite distributors) to offer higher-quality formats, often they must take on major capital expenditures, upgrading gear throu...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Cyphort considers itself the ‘anti-SIEM’ (Security Information and Event Management) because it finds and mitigates threats that bypass traditional SIEM products. […]
High Availability of applications is critical to an organization’s survival. On BIG-IP, HA Groups is a feature that allows BIG-IP to fail over automatically based not on the health of the BIG-IP system itself but rather on the health of external resources within a traffic group. These ...
By CloudGenix Join Jason Bloomberg, president of Intellyx, as he shares the results of his research into the benefits of SD-WAN. He will explain how enterprises […]
One of the more memorable sights from AppSphere 2016 in Las Vegas was the vast queue of delegates waiting to start their Hands-on Labs sessions. In fact, interest was so high that we accommodated some of our participating attendees into conference rooms just to handle the overflow traf...
How do you select a project management system for your organization when there are so many to choose from?   The Project Management Institute (PMI) declares in its Pulse of the Profession report that “All change in an organization happens through projects and programs.” Businesses are ...
If you had the opportunity to build the network right – how would you do it? Join Jason Bloomberg, president of Intellyx as he shares the […]
Null reference errors are responsible for a good percentage of all application bugs. They are usually very simple problems caused by not adding additional logic to ensure that objects have valid values before using them. The following code will throw a NullReferenceException if the var...
Exceptions can cause big performance problems. One of the most important performance metrics to track about your application is “# of Exceps Thrown / Sec“. It is available via Windows Performance Counters under the category .NET CLR Exceptions. In this article we will talk ...
The first step to solving a problem is recognizing that it actually exists. And whether you’ve realized it or not, cloud services are a problem for your IT department. Even if you feel like you have a solid grasp of cloud technology and the nuances of making a cloud purchase, business ...
For many of our customers, reducing alert noise is a difficult, yet rewarding task. Cleaning up your alerting means fewer late night pages and happier team members. But this task can feel a lot like yak shaving if you don’t have the proper tools. In... The post 3 Easy Steps to Su...
Organizations often discuss digital transformation as an abstract business concept, but a successful transformational journey almost always starts in IT, says BMC CIO Scott Crowder When […]
When it comes to automating the manual processes in your business, picking out the right... The post Plan the Perfect Automated Business Process With These 5 Tips appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
Random numbers are used in a wide variety of software applications. Depending on what you are using random numbers for, you will need to decide which type to use. For a music jukebox, the accuracy is not very critical. For something like a lottery or slot machine, the random number gen...
Exceptions are a type of error that occurs during the execution of an application. Errors are typically problems that are not expected. Whereas, exceptions are expected to happen within application code for various reasons. Applications use exception handling logic to explicitly handl...
Cloud adoption is often driven by a desire to increase efficiency, boost agility and save money. All too often, however, the reality involves unpredictable cost spikes and lack of oversight due to resource limitations. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Joe Kinsella, CTO and Founder ...
The .NET Framework provides a couple built in ways to convert a C# string to int, or several other numeric datatypes. It is important that you do so in a way that does not throw potential exceptions. Unsafe Ways to Convert a C# String to Int You can use a couple built in methods, as sh...
VIP SDx Summit and Networking Event 9 May, 2017 Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Click here for more information and to register. Overview Wipro invites you to […]
There are some big red flags that signify your DevOps department needs an overhaul. Your deployment process seems to take forever. It only work from a few developers’ computers. It’s different for each server you deploy to. Sound familiar? Luckily the warning signs of a DevOps depar...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief This is the age of data. The proprietary data — and the insights gleaned from it — are rapidly becoming one […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Customers today expect to interact digitally throughout the entirety of the customer lifecycle. But for many organization — and in particular […]
“Apophenia is the propensity to see patterns in random data.” We encounter it all the time in the real world. Examples include gamblers who see patterns in how the cards are being dealt or investors who imagine patterns in the movement of certain stocks, or basketball fans who believe...
By Brian Lambert For Forbes, Jason Bloomberg comes up with five reasons why Delta, for all it’s troubles, had a better week than United. “We could argue that […]
By Neil McEvoy Software Defined Everything: Harnessing Application Containerization On Forbes.com, Jason Bloomberg eloquently describes the broader market trend this represents, the shift to “Software Defined Everything” […]
By dstrom “On the one hand, AI is perhaps the most revolutionary set of innovations since the transistor. But on the other, the bad press surrounding […]
Speed impacts us in many different and unexpected ways.  It can alter how we perceive the world.  For example, a person might say they live 5 minutes from town.  Five minutes of walking is a third of a mile.  Five minutes by automobile is 5 miles - by airline it cou...
The difference between Universal Monitoring and Unified Monitoring is worth understanding; these words sound so similar that they might be used interchangeably, but they are not the same. Universal Monitoring eG Innovations introduced Universal Monitoring with a universal agent over 15...
As your business grows, your technology requirements-and likely your physical footprint-will grow along with it. Improving infrastructure often means increased expenses due to additional physical data centers, expanded network capacity and improved server efficiency. Many organizations...
While Apple this week released its new iPad and talked about its upcoming plans for an iMac Pro, let’s not forget its other productivity machine got a refresh not too The post The best deals on Apple’s MacBook Pro, Amazon’s Fire tablet, and more appeared first on Technology...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief The speed of business continues to increase unabated. Organizations of all sizes are attempting to automate and innovate in all areas […]
The aroma of freshly made chili fills the air. A team of volunteers anxiously assumes their positions by their food station, watching the clock tick to noon. As the doors open, nearly 135 hungry...
A lot has been written and discussed about Domain Name System (DNS) in the past few days. The DDoS attacks on one of the major managed DNS Providers a while ago just made us all take DNS issues seriously once again. So why so much emphasis on getting DNS Right?… The post Glue Rec...
Having all detail related to detected JavaScript errors immediately available makes it easy to analyze, reproduce, and ultimately fix errors that affect your users. The latest Dynatrace release takes JavaScript error analysis to the next level with the introduction of support for JavaS...
What is an Unhandled Exception? An exception is a known type of error. An unhandled exception occurs when the application code does not properly handle exceptions. For example, When you try to open a file on disk, it is a common problem for the file to not exist. The .NET Framework wil...
Getting started is often the largest hurdle with any major project. Research, theory, and discussions are like the 30ft boat taking you and your team from the shore to a seemingly random point in the ocean where you will strap on your diving suit and plunge backward into the depths we’...
This week we added a few new faces to the Plexxi executive team – Mitch Breen and Mark Wright. In an article published by CRN, Plexxi Nabs Former SimpliVity Sales Leader To Drive Hyper-Convergence Growth, Mike Gregory, founder and CEO of CloudGov Technologies, a Rockville, Md.- b...
Yesterday, I was running yet another Angular workshop. After explaining how to install dependencies using npm, I show how to use Yarn (see this blog), a faster alternative to npm, and suggest that the students… More