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Rescuing Food, with a Hand From the Cloud

“We are leveraging the Cloud to solve operational challenges with technology,” said James Safonov, head of information technology at City Harvest. “It is strategic in terms of solving operational challenges, instead of figuring out how to keep the lights on.” And the challenges are many. With a fleet of 22 trucks, including two tractor-trailers, City [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|cloud|0 Comments

6 APM Trends for 2017

APM and Analytics: APM tools that do not utilize the power of Analytics will only continue to generate a plethora of data. With an increasing number of applications monitored and their associated complexity and interconnection, the amount of non-analyzed data will only grow. To dive deep into the goings on of the application, analytical capabilities [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Analytics, APM, cloud, IT Ops|0 Comments

The 4 Key Benefits of Application Performance Management

Here are four ways Application Performance Management can benefit your IT organization: 1. Gain Visibility Into Apps Across Your Entire Technology Stack When properly designed and implemented, APM will provide you with the right levels of SPM transparency. You’ll gain visibility into how your applications are performing across your entire technology stack — whether they’re [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|APM, cloud, IT Management, monitoring|0 Comments

Cloud Computing-Savvy Companies Enjoy Greater Revenues And Speed, Survey Suggests

At first, it's all about cost savings -- avoiding up-front fees, hardware costs, and ongoing maintenance and software upgrades. But looking beyond the operational concerns with cloud computing, things get much more interesting. Cloud really begins to shine when it becomes an enabler for increased business opportunities, and expanded horizons. The challenge is measuring, or [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|cloud, cloud computing|0 Comments

What you need to know about application performance monitoring tools

More complex, more distributed and more dynamic than ever before, the modern IT environment needs application performance management (APM) that matches its agility. Inadequate application performance can directly affect a business, hurting brand image or cutting into revenue as customers struggle to complete transactions. Embrace APM: Be proactive APM is evolving and growing rapidly, shifting from the [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|APM|0 Comments

How to Reap the Rewards of DevOps: One Bank’s Story

By Gottfried Sehringer There’s no shortage of DevOps stories, but every so often one blows me away, like the one I heard last week at the Gartner Symposium in Barcelona. Societe Generale, one of the world’s largest banks with almost 150,000 employees in over 50 countries, is a story about a broad ranging, comprehensive, hugely [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|devops|0 Comments

Is Cloud Data Safer Than On-Site?

The use of cloud computing, SaaS services, and remote working has meant that rather than data being stored on a single on-site server accessed only from a networked computer, it can be accessed from anywhere in the world. This has meant that employees can now work from anywhere they want without missing any data or [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 Big Data, Advanced Analytics & Cloud Developer Update: 5.4M Developers Now Building Cloud Apps

Key takeaways from the study include the following: 6M developers (29% of all developers globally) are involved in a Big Data and Advanced Analytics project today. An additional 25% of developers, or 5.3M, are going to begin Big Data and Advanced Analytics projects within the next six 13% or 2.6M of all developers globally are [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|Analytics, Big Data, blog, cloud, developers|0 Comments

The Morning Download: Large Enterprise Cloud Adoption Set to Accelerate, McKinsey CIO Study Finds

The shift to cloud computing is about to begin a significant acceleration, with the biggest gains coming from large enterprises that have until now been slower to change, research from management consulting group McKinsey & Co. shows. “In the next three years, enterprises will make a fundamental shift from building IT to consuming IT,” a [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|blog, cloud, cloud computing|0 Comments

If utilities moved to the cloud, would they use more renewables?

The cloud has been a game changer for various industries looking to embrace digitization. In the context of energy, it has the potential to significantly increase the ways in which clean and renewable energy resources can be made viable. Yet many power utilities are lagging behind their industrial counterparts in embracing the cloud and cloud-based [...]

By | August 22nd, 2016|blog, cloud, cloud computing|0 Comments