Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
We recently released Part 1 results of our private SaaS company survey in partnership with KBCM Technology Group (formerly Pacific Crest Securities). This is the sixth annual survey we’ve produced together, which provides data to help SaaS companies benchmark their performance ag...
Cloud management for MSPs has become a huge opportunity. However, fFor many MSPs, cloud has become a mixed bag. Approximately 80% of an MSP ‘s customers are SMBs and many of them confuse Cloud and Saas and put them in the same grouping, assuming they need one when the other might be su...
You need to be very careful when investing your money in a business because the benefits and risks are always parallel to each other in the business world. You need to invest your money in the right place so that you can generate the great benefits from your investment. The problem mos...
We realize that alerting is stressful. Whether you are working in Ops, Dev, NOC, helpdesk or on-call, you never want to miss a critical alert because so much rests on making sure that critical incidents are cataloged, heard and acted upon. Every minute that impaired technology persists...
In our previous blog, “Built from the Roots of Synthetic Monitoring,” we discussed the ever-evolving technology eco-space that supports today’s highly sophisticated applications, and how Catchpoint’s solutions have kept up with the evolving monitoring needs. There is,...
With the increase in the number and types of threats to IT infrastructure, Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) is becoming an important part of business continuity programs. Hurricanes are becoming more numerous, new and more powerful variants of ransomware are being distributed, an...
Amazon disrupted the retail industry. Uber rendered taxies obsolete and Airbnb, the world’s leading online property marketplace, replaced hotels. Now, the original disruptors might find themselves in danger too. There’s a new technology emerging – the blockchain-powered smart con...
The primary goal of Performance and Load Testing hasn’t changed a lot since I started working in this industry in 2001. What has changed are the application frameworks (from plain HTML via jQuery to Angular) and a shift from page-based to single page apps consuming backend REST APIs us...
In his Opening Keynote at 21st Cloud Expo, John Considine, General Manager of IBM Cloud Infrastructure, will lead you through the exciting evolution of the cloud. He'll look at this major disruption from the perspective of technology, business models, and what this means for enterprise...
Cloud is now a reality in enterprise organizations. While it seems only a short time ago that many organizations were still unsure of the role that […]
This year marked the official release of OpenAPI 3.0, the latest version of the OpenAPI specification. For those involved in API development, the release of OAS 3.0 is, well… kind of a big deal. Why?...
ASP.NET is one of the most successful web application development frameworks by Microsoft. With every update, new and extended features ... Read More The post Top 13 ASP.NET Core Features You Need to Know appeared first on Stackify.
A trend we have noticed in engagements across multiple sectors of the economy is an absolute thirst for information on best practices for protecting information at home. Every employee of every company, from the most senior executive to most junior intern, is now leveraging advanced in...
At Dynatrace, we help the world’s most important applications work. Whilst working with IT and digital business teams the world over, we are never short of horror stories. Stories that are too scary to reveal the identities of the people, or the brands involved. But this Hallowee...
The battle between e-commerce and retail companies is converging as more retailers like Walmart look to augment their brick and mortar presence with an online presence, and more e-commerce companies like Amazon establish an offline presence. To support this two-way expansion, retailers...
In nearly any enterprise, a small, determined team can adopt new ways of working that can dramatically impact their ability to deliver value through […] The post 4 Ways to Spread DevOps in Your Organization appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. Related posts: 5 Ways To Organize Agil...
In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, James Henry, Co-CEO/CTO of Calgary Scientific Inc., will introduce you to the challenges, solutions and benefits of training AI systems to solve visual problems with an emphasis on improving AIs with continuous training in the field. He will explore a...
In early September (How is it Halloween already?), I had the pleasure of representing SmartBear Software and our code review tool Collaborator at the Atlassian Summit in San Jose, CA. Over those...
I like the term “digital attacker” because it conveys the exact goal and endpoint of digital transformation: turning IT into the enabling source for sustainable, competitive advantages.  An old mentor of mine described it well by saying, “I feel like I’m constantly being chased by a bi...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CAST Software will exhibit at 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. CAST was founded more than 25 years ago to make the invisible visible. Bui...
Though we are living an extremely connected world, it is always challenging for developers to build fully-connected applications. Ask any mobile or IoT developer, and he would say that his number one problem is low-latency communication. PubNub, the San Francisco-based company, is set ...
We all know that end users experience the Internet primarily with mobile devices. From an app development perspective, we know that successfully responding to the needs of mobile customers depends on rapid DevOps – failing fast, in short, until the right solution evolves in your custom...
I have been having problem accessing the Web Service URL and Web Portal in Microsoft Edge as well as Mozilla Firefox-both the latest versions.Microsoft Edge accepts the authentication after three times  entering the same Username/Password with the third time going to the web addre...
Server StorageIO October 2017 Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter
Data Infrastructure Recommended Reading List and Book Shelf Updated 10/30/17 The following is an evolving recommended reading list of data infrastructure topics including, server, storage I/O, networking, cloud, virtual, container, data protection and related topics that includes...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Avere Systems, a leading provider of hybrid cloud enablement solutions, will exhibit at 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. Avere Systems w...
Cupcakes, manicures, and a glass of sparkling rosé. What sounds like a dream Saturday with the girlfriends was actually a recent Friday in the SmartBear Somerville office—all for a great cause. Our...
When it comes to the sensitive data stored and transmitted within healthcare organizations, complying with the guidelines set out by HIPAA can promote the safety of information as well as the avoidance of fines and potential legal action. However, if the technology is overly complicate...
Fragmentation of care occurs when physician communications lack the necessary tools and methods for coordinated healthcare communications. For example, with fragmented communications, communications will break down between emergency department and care centers or between house staff at...
Nobody is able to predict accurately. IT is less predictable than other industries because it is a"moving target". 
Please do try this at home! In case you watched the recent Dynatrace Coffee Break about the Events API and you are tempted to follow along, well, feel free to follow along: Get a REST client, I have used Postman Create yourself an API token Get the Postman Collection and import it in P...
“Sure, we can get it done in 6 months!” This is the most common answer... The post The Secret Sauce For Getting 20x Productivity From Your BPM Software appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
I have a widely known secret; I am a female executive with a successful career in the tech industry at ... Read More The post The Potential for Women in Tech Goes Beyond Coding appeared first on Stackify.
We are in a bit of a quandary when it comes to social media management and automation. Brands need to interact and engage constantly with their customers via social to uphold their loyalty. If you want to turn your followers into paying customers, winging it daily is not a viable strat...
Cloud Expo, Inc. has announced today that Andi Mann and Aruna Ravichandran have been named Co-Chairs of @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo Silicon Valley which will take place Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. "DevOps is at the intersection of tech...
The Who’s Who of The BPM Consulting World Business Process Management (BPM) consulting companies work... The post Top Seven BPM Consulting Providers appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
Enterprise Modelling in posters. continuing from Enterprise Modelling in a few posters   3. The Models Poster  illustrates the key models
Device twins are becoming important in the design, development and deployment of industrial IoT solutions. They act as virtual devices representing the metadata and data of the physical device connected to the IoT platform. Though the concept of device twins is still evolving, it has b...
SYS-CON Events announced today that N3N will exhibit at SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. N3N’s solutions increase the effectiveness of operations and control centers, increase the value of Io...
Transforming cloud-based data into a reportable format can be a very expensive, time-intensive and complex operation. As a SaaS platform with more than 30 million global users, Cornerstone OnDemand’s challenge was to create a scalable solution that would improve the time it took custom...