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In last week’s article Is IBM Watson A ‘Joke’?, I quoted Social Capital CEO and founder Chamath Palihapitiya bad-mouthing Big Blue on the May 8th edition […]
It’s been about a year since we first introduced the Time frame selector feature in Dynatrace (available in the menu bar of most Dynatrace pages). The Time frame selector enables you to select a specific analysis time frame that remains persistent across all product pages and views as ...
Many know Java as one of the simplest, but most powerful (not to mention sought-after) programming languages used by web developers. There are others who see it in the opposite light, saying that Java is a hard and more complex programming language. In order to execute your Java coding...
Companies of all kinds, from large financial firms to major airlines and retailers, have used XL Deploy for years to dramatically increase their production […] The post XL Deploy v7.0 Speeds Up Software Deployment with New UI appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. Related posts: Wh...
A release is a set of customer visible and operational features that together provide a completely new or improved product capability. It’s something that’s meaningful from the user’s perspective, often comprised of user stories and service delivery related activities. Digg...
Hot off Cloud Month, let’s look at how to deploy BIG-IP Virtual Edition on the Google Cloud Platform. This is a simple single-NIC, single IP deployment, which means that both management traffic and data traffic are going through the same NIC and are accessible with the same IP address....
Confident fraudsters welcome such calls because they know most merchants can be fooled over the phone with just a few simple confirmations or a short conversation. Despite their confidence most fraudsters don’t place orders by phone unless they’re convinced it’s a surefire method for g...
Mark Burgess (@markburgess_osl) is a theoretical physicist, but in his keynote at the 2016 All Day DevOps conference, he talked more about economics and human interactives than physics. What does either have to do as the keynote for a conference on DevOps? Well, for a little more back...
Choosing a database service provider for running your MongoDB deployments is not a decision to be taken lightly. You need a partner that you can trust to keep your databases available, secure, and running according to best practices. For aspects of your cluster that you do want to cont...
Join PaymentsEd and Worldpay for a webinar dedicated to understanding the payments landscape in Latin America and the complexities of each market. This will allow you and your company to make better and more informed decisions when possessing card transactions in the LatAm region. What...
Artificial intelligence, machine learning, neural networks. We’re in the midst of a wave of excitement around AI such as hasn’t been seen for a few decades. But those previous periods of inflated expectations led to troughs of disappointment. Will this time be different? Most likely. ...
By Tony Jamous To truly stand apart from your competitors, you need to build an experience that customers can get from your brand alone. Jason Bloomberg summarized […]
Things are changing very fast, especially in the STEM area. Do not wait to get qualified. IT industry  requires a lot of people (of course, with right skills). Learning is both time intensive and expensive in many cases. There are, low cost but very effective training programs, th...
Do you work in aerospace, automotive, medical, or another highly regulated industry? If so, you know firsthand how difficult it can be to encourage teams to work together. Ensuring software safety...
In an earlier blog, the evolution of performance metrics – for example, from load time to above the fold to speed index – was discussed. As much as this evolution is warranted in the wake of the dynamic application landscape and changing user expectations, the phenomenon also contribut...
Trial licenses now support multi-node clusters Trial Dynatrace Managed licenses now support the monitoring of multi-node clusters. This enables more realistic evaluations of Dynatrace Managed for production environments that utilize server clusters. Now proof-of-concept trial users can...
Correlation and root-cause diagnosis have always been the holy grail of IT performance monitoring. Instead of managing a flood of alerts, correlation and root-cause diagnosis help IT administrators determine where the real cause of a problem lies and work to resolve this quickly, so as...
What did my code just do? That is a critical question that developers always need to know. Application logging, tracing, and profiling are the primary ways that developers can answer this question. In this article, we’ll review ASP.NET tracing and how to view your tracing stateme...
I’m continually surprised as I pull together these weekly wraps just how much is done in a week. Here’s a quick video summary of the latest installment, and read on for more details: Visually Complete, the most accurate performance user experience metric, available in Dynat...
Enterprise Release Manager is a new role in the enterprise. It has become critical as enterprises continue to report larger portfolios with an increased number of smaller, more independent projects. At the same time, more companies are decentralizing deployment and release responsibili...
Business Process Reengineering Definition If business process improvement is fine-tuning your car, then business process... The post Business Process Reengineering (BPR) – When It’s Time to Obliterate appeared first on KiSSFLOW.
continuing from Why are neither the customers of EA nor the architects happy   In the absence of a clear EA deliverable, no stakeholder in the enterprise really understands what the architects are doing. The architect then feels obliged to repeatedly prove the EA case to the ...
Open source software has come of its age. Today it’s impossible to think of a platform company that doesn’t have an open source strategy. Even Microsoft – a company that once compared open source to cancer – has embraced it fully. Of course, we have companies like CloudBees, Red Hat an...
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At MongoDB World last month, we announced the first MongoDB Startup Accelerator – a program designed to give early-stage startups the resources they need to grow their businesses. For startups, time and money are the scarcest resources, and being able to focus on application functional...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief The challenge with most machine learning and cognitive platforms is that they take a significant amount of effort to configure and […]
So the big news a couple of weeks ago was the preview of the Dynamics 365 Business Edition Apps. Then the rumors started swirling about the reorganization of the Sales Engine for Microsoft. As I sit here at Inspire, chaos and confusion reign. Big heads are a rolling I am … The po...
Just read this article about the recent GitHub Open Source survey revealing that 93 percent of people reported being frustrated with “incomplete or confusing documentation”. While I definitely agree that good documentation is key to… More
EA makes all stakeholders unhappy today...   Customers are unhappy because EA deliverables, when any, are not helping them do their jobs better, that is, speak the same language, coordinate their work, align their strategies, lighten decision making, invest more wisely, evalu...
Jawbone just went belly up. Fitbit is on life support. The Quantified Self movement is busy measuring the last days of the fitness tracker fad; its 10,000 steps of fame are up. The post Losing Weight Just Got Easy Again originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Apple Company has been recognized as the most valuable company in the world of the technology. It does not mean that if the company is number one, then there will The post Now, Apple Company Is on Its Way Designing Own Graphic Chips for The iPhone appeared first on Technology News and ...
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Digital transformation is something that is top-of-mind and top-of-agenda for virtually every enterprise executive today. Everyone talks about it and, according […]
Cloud Expo, Inc. has announced today that Andi Mann and Aruna Ravichandran have been named Co-Chairs of @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo Silicon Valley which will take place Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. "DevOps is at the intersection of tech...
Have you heard of Sonya Fitzpatrick? She calls herself “The Pet Psychic” and has millions of followers on social media, listeners on SiriusXM radio, readers of her books, and suckers…
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Venture buyout firm Garnett & Helfrich Capital acquired venerable database vendor Ingres after CA Technologies spun it off in 2005. After […]
An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief As enterprises scale up their Agile software development efforts, they quickly find that team-oriented application lifecycle management (ALM) tools as well […]
The current age of digital transformation means that IT organizations must adapt their toolset to cover all digital experiences, beyond just the end users’. Today’s businesses can no longer focus solely on the digital interactions they manage with employees or customers; they must now ...
The margins of cloud products like virtual machines are still in the 50% range. In essence, price drops are going to be a regular feature for the foreseeable future. This begets the question - are hosted solutions becoming irrelevant today? Boston-based market research firm, 451 Resear...
Apple Company has been regarded as the most valued, trustworthy, obvious & highly polarized example in the binary world of the communication where iPhone has been playing its great role The post Apple Gets Too Much & Too Little Credit for The iPhone, is that so? How? appeared ...
Human body is the most complex machine ever created! With a complex network of interconnected organs, millions of cells and the most advanced processor, human body is the most automated system in this planet. In this article, we will draw comparisons between working of a human body to ...