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An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Securonix is a cybersecurity analytics and intelligence vendor that competes with traditional Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) products. The company’s […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief StartApp is an established mobile advertising platform provider, supporting 1.5 billion monthly active users who access over 400,000 apps, generating 15 […]
DevOps is often described as a combination of technology and culture. Without both, DevOps isn't complete. However, applying the culture to outdated technology is a recipe for disaster; as response times grow and connections between teams are delayed by technology, the culture will die...
DevOps promotes continuous improvement through a culture of collaboration. But in real terms, how do you: Integrate activities across diverse teams and services? Make objective decisions with system-wide visibility? Use feedback loops to enable learning and improvement? With technolog...
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix ...
There have been many versions of SQL Server released over a long period of time and of course these are followed up by Service Packs (SP). It is hard to know which version is going to be installed. There is an unofficial chart lists of all the known SP;s, Cumulative Updates(CU), patche...
We build IoT infrastructure products - when you have to integrate different devices, different systems and cloud you have to build an application to do that but we eliminate the need to build an application. Our products can integrate any device, any system, any cloud regardless of pro...
Five years ago development was seen as a dead-end career, now it’s anything but – with an explosion in mobile and IoT initiatives increasing the demand for skilled engineers. But apart from having a ready supply of great coders, what constitutes true ‘DevOps Royalty’? It’ll be the abil...
The days of manual capacity planning and resource allocation are long gone. It’s time to join the world of dynamic cloud management. Join industry analyst Jason […]
“By 2020, most enterprise organizations will be well on their way to adopting a hybrid IT management approach in which workloads seamlessly traverse an integrated architecture […]
Recently, Harvard Business Review cited some insightful research into team behavior at 15 multinational companies. It found that although these teams tended to be large, virtual, diverse, and composed of highly educated specialists, those same four characteristics made it hard for team...
According to CIO.com, the six traits of highly effective project managers are:Be a strategic business partner who can offer higher-level strategic leadership skills, not just technical management skills, provide significant advantages for organizations of all sizes.Encourage and recogn...
Containers have changed the mind of IT in DevOps. They enable developers to work with dev, test, stage and production environments identically. Containers provide the right abstraction for microservices and many cloud platforms have integrated them into deployment pipelines. DevOps and...
During January in Omaha/Council Bluffs and it was really cold. We were having sub zero temps at night and during the day the temp never went above ten. Add the wind chill and it was really cold outside.
Spring did not appear and it felt like we went from winter to summer in southwest Iowa. It is turkey season and the toms have been out looking for love. With the number of hens I have seen, they should not have any problem, other than competition from another love sick big boy.
8,500 blockchain and cryptocurrency fans packed the New York Hilton Midtown to its gills this week in what organizers were calling the largest blockchain conference ever. […]
"A lot of times people will come to us and have a very diverse set of requirements or very customized need and we'll help them to implement it in a fashion that you can't just buy off of the shelf," explained Nick Rose, CTO of Enzu, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held...
While DevOps most critically and famously fosters collaboration, communication, and integration through cultural change, culture is more of an output than an input. In order to actively drive cultural evolution, organizations must make substantial organizational and process changes, an...
In this article, I’ll share with you my experience of upgrading more than a dozen of Anguar 5 projects to Angular 6. These projects were small to medium in size, but they used lots of… More
  Enterprises around the globe are facing disruption from a number of different directions. To combat this disruption, they increasingly turn to cloud computing. Cloud computing is the single biggest opportunity for organizations to dramatically change how their business operates ...
The Internet of Things is clearly many things: data collection and analytics, wearables, Smart Grids and Smart Cities, the Industrial Internet, and more. Cool platforms like Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Intel's Galileo and Edison, and a diverse world of sensors are making the IoT a great toy...
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Software development cycles are increasingly difficult to predict, and the uncertainty can make teams feel as if they have lost control over the consistency of software testing. But this doesn’t have to be the case. In this article, I will detail here a number of ways to improve the pr...
"When we talk about cloud without compromise what we're talking about is that when people think about 'I need the flexibility of the cloud' - it's the ability to create applications and run them in a cloud environment that's far more flexible,” explained Matthew Finnie, CTO of Interout...
When I was a young boy, my father introduced me to a valuable decision-making tool. It was what he called “The Franklin T” (sometimes called Franklin’s […]
Smart Cities are here to stay, but for their promise to be delivered, the data they produce must not be put in new siloes. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mathias Herberts, Co-founder and CTO of Cityzen Data, discussed the best practices that will ensure a successful smart city journe...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief LeanIX offers a visual enterprise architecture (EA) tool that provides modeling capabilities for application portfolio management, integration architecture management, technology and […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Configuration management databases (CMDBs) have enormous promise as a single source of truth for IT environments, but in practice they are […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Zenoss provides an IT operations management platform that can interrogate devices at all layers of the infrastructure stack, from the network […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Many IT analytics tools focus on operations, while others focus on software development. Numerify joins these two areas into a single, […]
The Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), which enables organizations to seamlessly run in a hybrid cloud model (public + private cloud), is here to stay. IDC estimates that the software-defined networking market will be valued at $3.7 billion by 2016. Security is a key component and be...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Tanium helps IT organizations secure and manage all of their desktops, laptops, and other endpoints that run Windows, Mac OS, or […]
By Troy Dumoulin  In a recent article on CIO.com Charles Araujo states his personal opinion on the continued relevance of the ITIL framework in the context of […]
By Greg Satell The Encryption Problem The future of quantum computers is profoundly exciting, but it also comes with a catch. Cryptologists use the limitations of our […]
I am not sure where Google gets it data for the analytics of its own pages on the Blogger but I fail to see why it is so differently displayed. Is there some kind of filtering at some point.Here is an example from my site http://hodetenk.blogspot.com
Before dismissing the information booth as a primitive and outdated concept, stop to consider that advanced analytics are starting to give us the Information Booth 2.0. That’s right! The information booth is still a cutting edge idea!!! It provided just the right information, in the ri...
It’s Saturday morning and it’s raining in New York City. My dog Sammy is still asleep. There is not much you can do. Why not start writing a new book? The agreements with Manning Publications… More
I had the earlier version 15.5.6. In a way, I was forced to upgrade to the next higher 15.5.7.The Visual Studio 2017 community has the link to Visual Studio Installer and makes it very easy to install.This is the program I have after upgrade;The installer presents you with number of op...
I tried to create a UWP project in Visual Studio 2017 and I got this surprise.empty_0I got this message when I tried to open an existing Project.empty_1Looks like Microsoft forced an update. Anyway, I needed one and clicked Update.The Visual Studio Installer came up and this takes some...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Historically, ins-pi has offered enterprise architecture tools, including enterprise lifecycle management and roadmap planning tools. Yet, as enterprises tackle digital transformation, […]