Latest Blogs from SYS-CON MEDIA
Awareness. By definition, it means understanding one’s environment, its variables, its dynamics, and its current and potential future state. It’s safe to say awareness is essential to successfully achieving your goals in most endeavors. Plexxi HCN is what we call “Nutanix aware.” In ot...
At Stackify, we’re big fans of tools that make developers’ lives simpler, and one such tool is Visual Studio Online, which is now known as Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), an extension of the Visual Studio architecture that covers development teams. It has special tools ...
At AppDynamics, we believe that business success means people success. Without one, the other is difficult. And at the end of the day, it all starts with people. Recruiting and retaining the best talent in the industry is tough, but it’s a crucial step to deliver the long-term business...
Citrix is one of the most performance-sensitive applications used by enterprises. A problem in the Citrix infrastructure (wherever it may be in the Citrix server, network, etc.) will have a significant impact on the productivity of end-users using Citrix/VDI services. As ensuring good ...
** Hot News **Migrating to PowerBuilder 2017
Jonathan is a platform engineer at VictorOps, responsible for system scalability and performance. This is Part 1 in a 3-part series on system visibility, the detection part of incident management. These days, with infrastructures spanning tens, hundreds, even thousands of running insta...
Many organizations are associating data monetization with selling their data. But selling data is not a trivial task, especially for organizations whose primary business relies on its data. Organizations new to selling data need to be concerned with privacy and Personally Identifiable ...
Over recent years, the term APM has become increasingly used by lots of vendors and tools. Some refer to it as Application Performance Monitoring and some as Application Performance Management. But what is the difference? As the founder of a company who creates these types of tools, I ...
Does your team have a testing strategy? In 2017, I have a hard time imagining that wouldn't at least have some strategy, however rudimentary. Unlike a couple of decades ago, you hear less and less about people just changing code on the production server and hoping for the best. At t...
Let’s face it, we’ve all been there. Be it on a lazy Sunday or during a busy day at work, the chances are you have already ordered food to be delivered to your door using a mobile app. An extremely easy and hassle-free process, ordering food to be delivered via an app is a breeze: [...
Here’s what you should ask your IT Alerting Vendor Many IT teams start out with a focus on building out monitoring through Nagios, Splunk, BigPanda or one of many other monitoring tools. However, they soon realize that the key to fighting expensive downtime doesn’t start and end ...
Many cloud admins unwillingly sabotage their OpenStack monitoring processes. I collected a few common mistakes and what to do instead to make your OpenStack troubleshooting easier. Mistake #1: Investing a lot of time and effort into configuration Let’s get this straight: most commercia...
In the hybrid IT era, complexity is the name of the game. In fact, according to the recent SolarWinds IT Trends Report 2017, IT professionals report the number one challenge of hybrid IT is increased infrastructure complexity. Accelerating complexity is just one challenge in how hybrid...
Have you ever come into a company and looked around and wanted to change everything so it’s new, modern, and follows best practices? Or have you gone to a conference and taken a ton of notes on how you could fix processes in your organization... The post Be an Agent For DevOps Change a...
Almost every organization is being pressured to respond more quickly to changes in the market. As development and operations professionals, supporting this business imperative […] The post How Feedback Loops Make It Safe to Deploy to Production appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. ...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Traditional data warehouse technology comes from an earlier era. These on-premises systems focused on providing out-of-date access to structured data. Today, […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Conventional wisdom would have it that enterprise-class integration is complex, difficult, and requires seasoned experts, while integration tools simple enough for […]
Power Shell does not like white spaces. While it may like or .  I got stumped for while as I started getting this exception.The trick to do this changing directory is to use double quotes around words with white spaces as shown here.I have Power Shell 5.0 on my Windows 10 Pro OS.
Microsoft SQL Server is for accessing data and Microsoft Graph is to access the myriad of things that are not really part of the database. The thing that spring to the mind are thins like, emails; your devices; the teams you work with; calendars; files; messages, peoples etc..Also read...
By Satu News Analis Agile Digital Transformation dari Intellyx mengatakan dengan rilis ini, OutSystems membawa kemudahan dalam penggunaan, kesederhanaan template serta tema untuk tim pengembang perusahaan. […]
By afomikami  “Dengan rilis ini, OutSystems membawa kemudahan dalam penggunaan, kesederhanaan template serta tema untuk tim pengembang perusahaan,” kata Jason Bloomberg, analis Agile Digital Transformation dari Intellyx. […]
In this episode of Lightboard Lessons, I give an introduction to iCall, the built-in event-based BIG-IP control-plane scripting engine. Resources iCall release article iCall Wiki iCall Codeshare iCall Triggers Example with iStats to Invalidate Cache iCall Periodic Example Poo...
Today I shot my first Dynatrace video about digital performance. Yikes, not an easy task! But really, the point of this blog is to highlight “The Digital Performance and Transformation Audit”, a fresh piece of global research that shows some interesting insights around: The...
Do your homework, and you might find that the right tool for many jobs is still the mainframe While enterprise software organizations are getting up to […]
Unlike legacy ERP systems that can cost several hundred thousand dollars in capital expenditure, cloud ERP is relatively a lot more affordable. They are also viewed as a lot more stable given that the data is stored on decentralized servers. But besides these, moving your ERP to the cl...
There was no better way to slide into summer than sponsoring the .NEXT Conference in Washington DC, hosted by Nutanix. It was exciting and gratifying for the Plexxi team to meet and be a part of this exciting community, Cloud Builders. It is very clear that there is a need for a change...
Consumer behaviors are changing at speeds never before seen in many industries, which is impacting how businesses operate and bring products to market. In fact, more than a dozen retailers have closed this year as a result of having business and IT systems, and supply chains that are u...
In today’s digital world, it seems everything is accelerating: customer demands, technology innovation, and the never-ending firehose of data. It’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep up. […]
On June 28th, 2017, we marked four years of performing “Failure Fridays” at PagerDuty.  As a quick recap, Failure Fridays are a practice we conduct weekly at PagerDuty to inject faults into our production environment in a controlled way, and without customer impact. They’ve been... The...
In my first blog about my learnings from the Gartner ITOSS conference in Orlando, I shared my take on how cloud, the API economy, and IoT are driving significant changes in monitoring requirements. For infrastructure and operations (I&O), this means augmenting your tooling strategy...
The purpose of enterprise architecture is to be able to consciously design an enterprise rather than allowing it to happen randomly and unconsciously. It is worth noting that it implies knowledge of a certain intended outcome or desired state in mind. Enterprise architecture (EA) is a ...
Lucas Morales and Matthew Chiaravalloti are two of this years #MongoDBSummer17 interns, working on our newly released Backend as a Service (BaaS), MongoDB Stitch. They joined the team prior to the announcement which was made at MongoDB World in Chicago, and were able to work on Stitch ...
Today Intel announced a new family of Xeon Scalable Processors (aka Purely) that for some workloads Intel claims to be on average of 1.65x faster than their predecessors. Note your real improvement will vary based on workload, configuration, benchmark testing, type of processor,...
Today Intel announced a new family of Xeon Scalable Processors (aka Purely) that for some workloads Intel claims to be on average of 1.65x faster than their predecessors. Note your real improvement will vary based on workload, configuration, benchmark testing, type of processor,...
Have you had a chance yet to play with Azure Functions?  Here at Stackify, we’re pretty excited about this capability on Azure and the promise that it holds for building rapidly scale-able event-based processing with little to no management overhead! We’ve also heard from a...
By Yuka 「やはり食品ビジネスを拡大するには規模が大きい方がいいのではないか」という意見があります。 中にはForbesに寄稿しているJason Bloombergのように、取り扱う品数が少なく、高価な商品しかないWhole Foods Marketのビジネスモデルに厳しい見方をしている人もいるほどです。 Read the entire article at https://hikakujoho.com/manekai/entry/2017/07/11/182205...
What is a HIPAA compliant texting app? A HIPAA-compliant texting app is an application that physicians, nurses and hospital employees use to exchange the personal health information (PHI) of patients who are being treated by the facility or clinic. A HIPAA compliant texting app must be...
DevOps is now a mandatory CIO initiative, and would be hard to dismiss it as a short-term trend. It is a proven competitive differentiator to help increase speed to market, increase operational efficiency, and lower costs, and a large majority of companies and industries are getting on...
Staying Afloat Over the last 12 months, the number of underwater mortgages in the U.S. has fallen 35 percent, According to the Mortgage Monitor report released by Black Knight Financial Services this morning. It dropped 16 percent in just the first quarter of 2017. In total, 1.8 mil...
          With intense competition from U.S. and foreign buyers alike, a house flippers biggest concern is just finding properties which can be acquired at decent prices. Attracting families to actually buy the homes after renovation - that's easy by compariso...