Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
I was invited to speak at a conference called Solix Empower 2017 held in Bangalore, India on April 28th, 2017. It was an interesting experience. The conference focused on Big Data, Analytics, and Cloud. Over 800 people attended the one-day … Continue reading →
After my Goodbye NAC (network access control) blog the Vidder team created a very useful chart comparing key characteristics of NAC with Vidder’s Trusted Access Control.
From Data Warehouses to Big Data - Automation Will Kickstart Your Digital Transformation
ERP Process Automation Demands More than a Simple Scheduling Solution
Bubblegum, Foil and Continuous Delivery: Using the Right Tool for the Job
One of the key features of Dynatrace Real user monitoring is our ability to uniquely identify your users across different browsers and devices. This enables you to analyze the user experience of individual users during user session analysis. Dynatrace initially assigns a unique, random...
As Digital Performance Management (DPM) emerges as an established product category, people often ask how DPM relates to the older Application Performance Management (APM) market. The […]
Recently, we’ve made some significant improvements to Dynatrace University (DTU), based on customer feedback along with information gathered electronically from actual customer experiences, and based on our own digital transformation. We had three goals in mind: innovate, optimize cust...
Thursday, we’re hosting our second TestComplete Community Day. This is a full day event for the TestComplete Community with SmartBear employees on-hand to have real-time discussions. And as a special...
By Brian Martin The other day, a friend of mine asked me why I left a great job at VMware to join Plexxi. My first blush response was simple. “I saw a great opportunity with a great company and a great team, and I went for it.” As the words left my mouth, I realized […] The post ...
Organizations of all sizes are choosing to conduct at least part of their business in the cloud, and choosing which cloud provider to work with is an important part of that process. The provider can mean the difference between a cloud migration that goes off without a hitch, and one th...
The PagerDuty and HipChat extension empowers responders to collaborate to resolve issues directly from their chat window Several weeks ago, we released our updated HipChat extension. Our team is excited to have built the v2 HipChat extension from scratch to support great new functional...
Over the last several months we’ve made all kinds of improvements to Sematext Docker Agent (SDA).  If you’re not familiar with SDA yet, here it is in a nutshell Sematext Docker Agent is a modern, open-source, Docker-native monitoring and log […]
By OutSystems Learn from the pros and join your peers from around the world as we go deep with three information-packed webinars this September. No fluff, […]
Welcome to part 3 of our 4-part blog series. In part 1 we looked at the history of AI, and why it is taking off now In part 2, we discussed the differences between AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning In today’s part 3, we’ll dive deeper into deep learning and evaluate key conside...
Over the last week, a massive ransomware attack with the moniker WannaCry impacted tens of thousands of computers around the world. This cyberattack disrupted organizations as […]
Moore's Law, which states that processing speeds will double every two years as we cram more and more silicon transistors onto chips, has been faltering since the early 2000s when the law started to run up against fundamental limitations presented by the laws of thermodynamics. While t...
Selecting the best platform and partner for you to work with, is probably the most important determining factor to your success with Business Solutions. It really is the “make or break” ingredient, and selecting the wrong one(s), can lead to disaster. Here is a fictional fi...
Chatbots are taking over the world. They have their own magazine, their own dot-org website, and their own versions of popular "meet someone" sites. Far too often, when we chat with them we think we're chatting with humans. Do you really think all those helpful "live chat" offerings th...
Google's Cloud team this week discussed multicloud integration with their own platform and AWS using Google Cloud Endpoints and AWS' Lambda. The Cloud Endpoints let you develop open APIs, and you can then call those APIs up from Lambda. This may be the way forward for businesses eager ...
As a merchant, your success hinges on the happiness of your customers. Happy, satisfied customers translate directly to brand loyalty, good social media exposure, lower risk of returns, less intentional chargeback fraud, and ultimately repeat purchases. So often the degree of satisfact...
A key challenge that retailers face today is the difficulty of accurately judging where they are on the digital maturity curve relative to their competitors. There appears to be little expertise in making this assessment; for example, 79% of digital leaders don’t know they are ranked a...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Providing effective field services is getting harder for enterprise organizations in an increasingly complex world. Organizations must now deal with a […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Across the spectrum of IT operations, planning and security, accurate information about what exists within an enterprise’s operating environment is critical. […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Technology companies like Facebook, Netflix and Google have shown the world that you can successfully deploy updates to critical, customer-facing applications […]
By Angela Stringfellow NOTE: The following information is excerpted from Slow is Smooth and Smooth is Fast: Application Performance Management and the New Development Mantra via Intellyx.  […]
By Mark Schettenhelm But We’ve Invested So Much Yes, your current implementation is complex and you’ve probably invested thousands or millions of dollars and hours getting it […]
Splunk, a fan favorite platform for operational intelligence, transforms machine-generated data into valuable insights that can help make your business more productive, profitable, and secure. We are excited to announce the new and improved VictorOps For Splunk application, available i...
Speed has always been a major challenge in software development, as waterfall projects took up a significant amount of time to carry out due to lengthy operational and manual processes. Under this setup, you could expect your initiative to take months or even years to reach completion....
Application Performance Management (APM) solutions are a must-have for Agile development teams, and when implemented correctly, they can save substantial amounts of time, create a better end user experience, and improve overall development operations. (Naturally, we’re big on APM...
The primary goal of the Transport Layer Security protocol as defined in RFC 2246 (TLS version 1.0) is “to provide privacy and data integrity between two communicating applications.” The TLS protocol ensures this by encrypting data so that any third party is unable to interc...
Talk of IT disasters can spark equal amounts of fear of them happening to us, and gratitude that the big one hasn't happened to us yet. Network World offers some tips on what not to do when migrating to the cloud to avoid disasters-or, at the very least, grumbling users. They recommend...
Co-Authored by: Misti Aaronson, Jessica Drew, Eliza Graham, Sarah Le Roy, Rita McDearman, Daley Navalkowsky, and Stephanie Ranno We are on a mission to SHIFT the work world to transform the real world.  Get us talking about our mission for long and our gentle and kind tendencies cross ...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief The IT Operations Analytics (ITOA) and IT Operations Management (ITOM) are among the most turbulent corners of the operations marketplace, as […]
Put yourself in the shoes of Captain Edward Smith of the RMS Titanic, seconds after the iceberg was reported to him and seconds (there were 37 of them, reportedly) before he reacted. In this critical timeframe – this brief space of time when the inevitability of disaster became clear –...
With cloud computing, you’ve got a lot to think about when picking providers. Check out this cloud migration checklist that’s along the lines of moving to a new house. It’s a good breakdown of the individual steps of a cloud migration. As an IT person in the modern world, you’ll probab...
IT leaders have always had their hands full with ghost issues on-premises. But for businesses that rely on remote and branch offices, monitoring a sprawling network of on-premises equipment introduces even more challenges. That's why we move to the cloud, right? To help us eliminate...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Bizagi bills their offering as ‘BPM Software for Digital Transformation’ – a tall order considering the disruptive, customer-driven needs of digital […]
Get the Insight on Preventing Chargebacks We’re just going to state the obvious outright: no one wants to deal with chargebacks. The chargeback process is confusing, time-consuming, costly, and ultimately an overall negative experience for everyone involved. As a merchant, there are a ...
As more organizations move to the public cloud, they face an important decision: Should they use just one cloud provider, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), or should they adopt a multi-cloud strategy, one that makes use of multiple cloud providers? There are several major cloud platf...