Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
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...
For executives, transforming an enterprise is always difficult, but when an enterprise is highly profitable - digital transformation is even harder. The temptation to follow the maxim, “Don’t fix what isn’t broken,” is just too compelling. "When you average 8% same-store sales [growth...
Have you ever had the feeling of Silicon Valley envy? Think of a company like Airbnb experiencing exponential growth by making the most of AWS cloud computing. It would be nice if we could all just leave our legacy-laden on-premises data centers behind and go all-in on the cloud. Trad...
For troubleshooting code, few things are more valuable to developers than logs. That’s just one reason we built Retrace, which combines logs, errors, and code level performance in a single pane of glass to give you the insights you need to quickly identify and rectify the source ...
How flexible IOT licensing models create new revenue opportunities Although much of the developments in Internet of Things (IoT) have focused on hardware and connectivity – the things and the internet – it’s actually software in the form of applications, management systems and analytic...
Has Biometric Banking Finally Arrived? 5/11/2017  The widespread of integration of biometrics in banking is indeed a reality for most consumers that are taking advantage of mobile banking applications on their smartphone or smart pad devices. Mobile banking apps that had previously req...
What is the impact on the fintech industry of the new OCC Chartering initiative? The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) is embarking on a dual-track regulatory effort that may result in a comprehensive overhaul of the relationships between the fintech industry and regula...
It’s that time of year again – we’re counting down to the 2017 Nutanix .NEXT Conference (with Nutanix’ countdown clock, of course). We’re thrilled to be a Gold Sponsor at this year’s conference in Washington D.C. Are you attending? I’ll be delivering a 30-minute breakout session ...
By John Moore Jason Bloomberg, president at Intellyx, an industry analysis and advisory firm focused on agile digital transformation, said the history of no code dates […]
Welcome to Build and our Build 2017 review of day two! You can read our review of day one here: Microsoft Build 2017 Review of Day One – Azure News & Updates The theme of day two was all about love and engagement. New ways for developers to get their users to love their apps and in...
Co-Authored by: Rachana Dixit 90%: That’s the failure rate for mergers and acquisitions, according to Harvard Business Review. So how can you ensure your newly merged organization is part of the other 10%? First let’s look at all work every organization does – the due diligence p...
I arrived just as it was getting light and parked down in a valley. The landowner had told me of a big tom hanging around the house and being a big loud mouth just after day light. He acted like he was the only one in the woods and valleys. I knew right away what he needed was a goo...
The IT Incident Management Manifesto Effective IT incident management is concerned with deviations from, and threats to, the standard operation of services. During the course of time, even the best IT of department will experience incidents. How IT reacts to incidents is a key driver o...
This guest post was written by Karine Margaryan of OpsGenie. In today’s constantly growing and highly competitive ecommerce market, monitoring website performance, health, and availability is imperative. Every millisecond counts when you run an ecommerce, ebanking, eticketing, or simil...
On this planet, water is essential. Air is essential. And I could argue that for APM, Thomas Tammann’s “10 Tips for Every New AppDynamics Customer” is essential. While his “Top 10” doesn’t carry the same life-dependent intensity as sun to earth, it is core to success for modern APM. I’...
At Stackify, we battle our fair share of code performance problems too, including issues surrounding Java garbage collection. In this post, we’ll take a look at Java garbage collection, how it works, and why it matters. A Definition of Java Garbage Collection Java garbage collect...
A variety of VISA Chargeback Resources, VISA reason codes, and other links to the VISA website that explain the nuances of the chargeback process. Chargeback Management Guidelines for Visa Merchants Oct 10, 2016 – Acquirer receives the pre- arbitration and has the option of accep...
This is a collection of vendor links from across the web. CHARGEBACK REMEDIATION COLLECTION A collection of resources on chargeback remediation here on the B2BLabs website Ecommerce Fraud Prevention Tools Verifi provides chargeback solutions and fraud prevention. Our team protects your...
Six Things That Threaten Collaborative Work Management If you’re having process problems, I feel bad for you, son I got 99 problems, but a workflow ain’t one There are plenty of challenges implementing a collaborative work management environment in any organization. Work ma...
How are you reducing fraud rates? Spot more fraudulent orders faster and maintain a positive customer experience In the digital economy, fraud is sophisticated and increasingly hard to detect. Simultaneously, providing a seamless customer buying experience is critical to maximizing rev...
Wondering how Rugby relates to Scrum? In this post, we’ll examine the Scrum development framework, its benefits and disadvantages, and some best practices for Scrum software development. When you’re ready to manage your development process with Scrum methodology, check out ...
Laserfiche, a leading provider of enterprise content management (ECM) solutions, has launched the Laserfiche Digital Transformation Model, a new framework for organizations to develop efficient digital workplaces. The model highlights five strategic phases of digital transformation, ou...
Organizations across every industry are upgrading core technology platforms to accelerate software delivery. In addition, heavily regulated industries like Insurance demand strict practices to […] The post DevOps at NJM Insurance appeared first on XebiaLabs. Related posts: Sim...
Here at PagerDuty, we’re committed to helping our customers get the most out of the platform as possible. We’ve long shared best practices and knowledge via resources such as our Support Knowledge Base. But over in Customer Support and Success, we’ve been hearing your frequently... The...
Please find here below more information about some recent M2M IoT market reports from Berg Insight. On the links below you can download executive summaries and tables of contents for each of the studies. Fleet management in South Africa – 2nd Edition – How will the market for fle...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Telecom Reseller has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6–8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Telecom Reseller reports on Unified Communications, UCaaS, BPaaS for ent...
Industry after industry is under siege as companies embrace digital transformation (DX) to disrupt existing business models and disintermediate their competitor’s customer relationships. But what do we mean by “Digital Transformation”? Digital Transformation The coupling of granular, r...
Martin Owen, Vice President of Product Management at ERwin, posts on LinkedIn that "Enterprise Architecture is arguably one of those jobs that isn't ever finished. But I'd argue that over analysis is just as damaging to a business as the opposite. Speed is key in ac...
Welcome to Build and our Build 2017 review of day one! You can read our review of day two here: Microsoft Build 2017 Review of Day Two – Windows News & Updates The day of course started with the normal cattle herd and a long wait to get into the keynote. Maybe it is just me, ...