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An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief For most enterprise leaders, there was a predictable cadence to the acquisition, accumulation and eventual rationalization of an application stack. When […]
Enterprises are moving to the cloud faster than most of us in security expected. CIOs are going from 0 to 100 in cloud adoption and leaving security teams in the dust. Once cloud is part of an enterprise stack, it’s unclear who has responsibility for the protection of applications, ser...
“Self-driving cars are the future of ride-sharing,” proclaimed an industry expert who shall remain nameless. The comment struck me as ridiculous. From my point of view, Uber (and all car services) already provide self-driving cars. You don’t drive the car; the driver does. Do you reall...
Thanks to the plethora of communication and messaging apps available to the average user, unified communications (UC) is becoming more important than ever before. UC is a set of products and services designed to give employees a uniform communications experience, integrating different ...
‘Trend’ is a pretty common business term, but its definition tends to vary by industry. In performance monitoring, trend, or trend shift, is a key metric that is used to indicate change. Change is inevitable. Today’s websites must frequently update and change to keep up with competiti...
There is huge complexity in implementing a successful digital business that requires efficient on-premise and cloud back-end infrastructure, IT and Internet of Things (IoT) data, analytics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Digital Applications. In the data center alon...
The software development process has changed drastically over the last 10 years. DevOps has taken over the world, and as ... Read More The post Top 13 DevOps Blogs You Should Be Reading appeared first on Stackify.
AWS CLI is a tool that pulls all the AWS services together in one central console, giving you easy control ... Read More The post What is AWS CLI? Understanding the Command Line Tool appeared first on Stackify.
While some developers care passionately about how data centers and clouds are architected, for most, it is only the end result that matters. To the majority of companies, technology exists to solve a business problem, and only delivers value when it is solving that problem. 2017 brings...
Facebook is under scrutiny for (among other things) allegedly selling political ads to the Russians, allowing people to set up fake accounts, and not properly monitoring the content posted by “fake” profiles. Wait. What? The post Breaking News: Facebook Ads Work originally appeared her...
This is a legitimate question after so many years of status quo.There is no proof that EA, as the Enterprise Model, exists today. There is no EA model, I could see, we can inspect and navigate but stories about the hard EA experience.   There is no proper Body of Knowledge (BoK) b...
Elon Musk is among the notable industry figures who worries about the power of AI to destroy rather than help society. Mark Zuckerberg, on the other hand, embraces all that is going on. AI is most powerful when deployed across the vast networks being built for Internets of Things in th...
A few weeks after the initial announcements around Dynamics 365, I wrote a post titled something like “The Fog Clears”. With Microsoft’s response to the reaction from the Directions announcements, some fog is clearing, but some fog has shifted… to a different pa...
Cloud monitoring is the process of evaluating, monitoring, and managing cloud-based services, applications, and infrastructure. Companies utilize various application monitoring ... Read More The post What is Cloud Monitoring? How to Make Sure Cloud Services are Working Properly appear...
Finding a great developer podcast isn’t as easy as it used to be. There are literally hundreds these days, with ... Read More The post The 21 Best Developer Podcasts Right Now appeared first on Stackify.
You know you need the cloud, but you’re hesitant to simply dump everything at Amazon since you know that not all workloads are suitable for cloud. You know that you want the kind of ease of use and scalability that you get with public cloud, but your applications are architected in a w...
continuing from   The method to model your system, GODS  (i).
 continuing from  If your Business Architecture framework does not return results follow this   The most recent large attempt to model a system took place in software with Object Oriented (OO) methodologies. Unfortunately UML, the ultimate outcome, stopped at the notatio...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief First-generation graph databases are storage-centric. The second generation brought compute-centricity without real-time processing. TigerGraph is bringing to market a third-generation graph […]
Dynatrace recently introduced the ability to capture Java method arguments and use them as request attributes. This valuable new service-monitoring feature enables fine-grain service filtering and performance analysis. By defining request attributes for your service’s requests, y...
Dynatrace is proud to announce the general availability of support for IBM AIX for Java (specifically IBM JVM and WebSphere) and IBM HTTP Server (Apache HTTP server). These two modules have been in Beta for the last six months or so. They’ve proven themselves at numerous customer...
When your application experiences memory leaks or high object churn it’s important that you get your hands on the memory dumps so you can analyze these issues. In production environments, this is often quite a challenge as you most likely can’t log into the environment, and...
The ever-growing presence and complexity of third-party systems within IT architecture is arguably the biggest challenge that any DevOps or SRE professional faces on a daily basis. With so many components of IT infrastructure lying outside of your direct control, it’s an uphill battle ...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Alfresco has its roots in Enterprise Content Management (ECM). Its Digital Business Platform combines traditional ECM with integrated Business Process Management […]
I started doing SharePoint Conference readiness checklists back at SPC11 and I wanted to update it for Ignite 2017.   This list may look similar to previous lists, but I have made lots of updates and additions.What to pack:Chargers / Power Supplies – I remember when I went to...
Software deployment tools help software development teams code, test, get the software running in its environment, and maintain it with ... Read More The post Top Software Deployment Tools: 25 Useful Tools to Streamline Software Delivery appeared first on Stackify.
There are many challenges in cybersecurity. Most challenges are due to adversaries that continue to innovate and create new means of breaking into systems. But other challenges come from leaders who do not learn the lessons from history. We have called that problem cyber threat amnesia...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Carmen Carey, CEO of Apica. AppD: What was the impetus behind Apica’...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief A number of vendors have rolled out ‘cloud in a box’ solutions that offer a preconfigured private cloud solution for on-premises […]
Aggregate multiple LDAP groups to a single Dynatrace user group Dynatrace now allows you to map a single Dynatrace user group to multiple LDAP groups. This enables more effective configuration of access rights, without requiring duplication of groups and configurations in cases where m...
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? Like a lot of other peo...
Keeping your enterprise data safe and secure is more important now than it ever has been. IT has always been an ever-changing industry, but in recent years, it has been changing more and more quickly. Now, thanks to the cloud, big data, and mobile devices all expanding at once, it may ...
The “Digital Era” is forcing us to engage with new methods to build, operate and maintain applications. This transformation also implies an evolution to more and more intelligent applications to better engage with the customers, while creating significant market differentiators. In bo...
The 6th Annual Recorded Future Threat Intelligence Conference will be held 4-5 Oct at the Newseum in Washington DC. This event should be of interest to any threat intelligence professional, specially those in the disciplines of cyber threat intelligence and business risk. From their in...
I decided to step away from the third-rail and talk about something else. If you are a Dynamics 365 Partner, you should already know about AppSource. Maybe you have already published an App, or are thinking about it, or maybe you are just thinking about it as a place to … The pos...
We have posed this question in past blogs, but it is worth asking yourself again – how ready is your network to support the business once you implement an HCI strategy? We hear more and more that people think they are ready, but then the workloads increase and points of failure are exp...
With the launch of HappenZap, I now have two multi-tenant mobile app platforms running on Azure App Service.  When it comes to the backend services for mobile apps, Azure App Service really isn’t used that much though.  In fact, in the 2017 Ionic Developer Survey, Azure only ...
In a recent IT Briefcase interview, eG Innovations’ Director of Product Marketing John Worthington discussed how converged application and infrastructure performance management can be leveraged effectively across the IT service lifecycle. Here’s an excerpt: Q: What is Conve...
By Minda Zetlin  Too often, CIOs spend time and resources worrying about how to implement the latest and greatest technology – from blockchain to AI – into […]
Data Warehouse: Characteristics and Benefits