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10 Ways to Leverage Digital Transformation in 2021

10 Ways to Leverage Digital Transformation in 2021

2020 has been transformative to say the least, and that cuts much deeper than a new generation of people discovering Fleetwood Mac. In our daily discourse, we have conveniently coined anything change-related as digital transformation. As we happily turn the page on 2020, companies are thinking about how to leverage digital transformation in 2021 and beyond. 

What's Standing In The Way Of Your Company's True Digital Transformation?

What’s Standing In The Way Of Your Company’s True Digital Transformation?

When the pandemic’s initial shock hit businesses across the globe, companies had to make moves to meet their customers online — and fast. This shift online has largely been dubbed a “digital transformation” by media, entrepreneurs and analysts alike. But what exactly is a digital transformation, and what lessons have we learned from those who have attempted to make one? 

Containers shift from IT optimization to digital transformation

Containers shift from IT optimization to digital transformation

Container technology is now the standard architecture of enterprise IT service. And it has done so in less than a 10-year period. Why? 

Observability is to Monitoring what Tesla is to Horse Drawn Carriage

Observability is to Monitoring what Tesla is to a Horse Drawn Carriage

Information Technology (IT) has always relied on monitoring to provide an understanding of how systems perform over time. The basics has always been to collect a series of metrics and to build an algorithm that shows how these metrics are related, and then to show when a system is either reaching the limits of its capacity or is likely to break.

Lessons from the DevOps shop floor

Lessons from the DevOps shop floor

DevOps – Recently I’ve been investigating just how much time and effort companies put into building, configuring, using and maintaining their messaging middleware environments. And here’s what I’ve discovered.

“The Reasonable Robot” Looks At The Intersection Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Law

“The Reasonable Robot” Looks At The Intersection Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Law

Artificial Intelligence – I was sent a copy of Ryan Abbott’s “The Reasonable Robot” by the publishers. It is an interesting book that discusses a few critical areas of law as they could interact with artificial intelligence (AI).

As Businesses Reopen, A New Storm Of Cybercrime Activity Looms

As Businesses Reopen, A New Storm Of Cybercrime Activity Looms

There is nothing ordinary about the amount of disruption that will impact our lives moving forward as countries and states reopen following the coronavirus pandemic. In the context of the cloud, disruptions caused by COVID-19 have opened the door to another type of virus: cybersecurity threats. Today we are witnessing a rapid rise of opportunistic…
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Welcoming Back The Economy!

Welcoming Back The Economy!

As we prepare for the first rounds of business to open across the nation, we’re all expecting a number of things to happen in parallel, including: An increased sense of awareness of the presence of other people. A new-found understanding of why our mothers always told us to wash our hands so thoroughly. A deeper…
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How the current COVID-19 business climate is forcing changes to spending patterns

The Coronavirus-effect on business

The coronavirus seems to be a very infectious, but generally a low-impact infection for most people. What this means is that because most people who are infected are not terribly incapacitated, they are able to keep working. Which in turn means they are much more likely to spread the infection more broadly. People who have…
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