Tag: middleware

De-risk your Messaging Middleware (before your preventable outage hits)

De-risk your Messaging Middleware (before your preventable outage hits)

If you are an enterprise IT professional, you likely know that messaging middleware platforms are amongst the most stable.   As a result, you also know that the organization that manages and maintains this critical part of the IT stack can suffer from under-resourcing.

What’s new in MQ 9.2.2

What’s new in MQ 9.2.2

The most recent Continuous Delivery (CD) release for IBM MQ became generally available on March 25th, 2021.   CD releases provide insight into what the next Long Term Support (LTS) release will look at.   That is, IBM uses the CD releases to stage new features so that they can get exposure before becoming part of the mainstream.

Mastering Application Integration Challenges in Hybrid Cloud Environments

Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 1 p.m. ET

Many enterprises are adopting OpenShift in their journey to building and running containerized workloads in on-premise, cloud-based or hybrid environments. These initiatives leverage multiple application integration technologies, such as IBM MQ, Apache Kafka, or Tibco EMS

Nastel Navigator Simplifies Secure Middleware Management for AWS Users

Nastel Navigator Simplifies Secure Middleware Management for AWS Users

Nastel Technologies today announced the immediate availability of Nastel Navigator on AWS Marketplace. Nastel Navigator enables customers to dramatically reduce the operational risk associated with delivering on their multi-cloud digital strategy by taking charge of their messaging backbone of IBM MQ, Apache Kafka, TIBCO EMS, and IBM Integration Bus.

The solution enables AWS-centric customers to manage and automate their middleware-powered deployments through their entire business, boost productivity and overall efficiency of administrators, engineering, and operations teams to ensure smooth, uninterrupted delivery of mission-critical digital services.

Even the smallest piece of data can prove valuable

Even the smallest piece of data can prove valuable

There was a time when owning a cross-cut shredder for home use was considered the height of personal data security. Oh, how the world has changed!

Nastel Awarded Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) Select Tier Partner Status

Nastel Awarded Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) Select Tier Partner Status

Nastel Technologies announced today that it has been awarded Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) Select Tier partner status. Using AWS, Nastel is able to accelerate its efforts to help customers take advantage of innovative cloud technology.

Poll Results Indicate New Kafka, Cloud Middleware-related Activity for MQ Shops

Poll Results Indicate New Kafka, Cloud Middleware-related Activity for MQ Shops

The initial polling of IBM MQ customers reveals some interesting trends as we enter 2021.

Speed is King in COVID-19 times

Speed is King in COVID-19 Times

Business agility is critical. It’s shocking and saddening to see the number of large household names that we grew up with going into administration. Companies that have always been there and we thought always would stand the test of time. Companies like J.C. Penney, Sears and Arcadia group have not managed to adapt to the new world. The world of COVID-19, but also the changes that were happening to consumer habits before that

CX Makes This ‘CrossWorld’ Estate Sexy Again

CX Makes This ‘CrossWorld’ Estate Sexy Again

Almost exactly 19 years ago IBM acquired CrossWorlds Software to add to their WebSphere business-integration middleware business.  CrossWorlds was famous (or infamous) back then mainly because of its founder and approach to advertising, publicity and PR (public relations). 

Is Legacy Technology Still Your Greatest Asset?

Is Legacy Technology Still Your Greatest Asset?

Who has actually made the move off of the mainframe?