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What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions

What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions Cloud technology has come a long way in the past few years. However, there are still some things that companies should be aware of and well-versed in before fully adopting cloud-based solutions. These considerations help companies decide if cloud-based systems are the best solutions or if there are [...]

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Facing the challenges of hybrid IT

Think of hybrid IT as using multiple deployment models to deliver a single workload or application. These models can include some combination of on-premises and off-premises public and private clouds, as well as traditional non-cloud on- and off-premises platforms. IT leaders choose to confront this seemingly complex environment in the belief they’ll get greater flexibility, [...]

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Finance and IT: turn your challenges into opportunities

Cloud vs on premise Digital trends are evolving and the Finance function is no exception. In 2017, 43% of Finance departments consider digitalization mandatory to increase performance and manage risks. To achieve this goal, they have to conduct a careful review of the many solutions on the market. On premise software, which requires an installation [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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2017 Predictions: Expect Enterprises to Adopt Proactive Application Performance Monitoring

Expect Enterprises to Adopt Proactive Application Performance Monitoring Hybrid cloud adoption to retain momentum Last year we had predicted that hybrid cloud adoption will increasingly find favor among large enterprises, and that many enterprises were evaluating a hybrid cloud strategy. This trend is expected to continue in 2017 despite some of the challenges associated with [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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