by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Revulytics, Inc., a leading provider of software usage analytics for on-premise software, today announced Revulytics? Data Enrichment, a new service that improves the quality of customer-provided data to accelerate their software license compliance programs and generate revenue from unlicensed software use. Built on the Revulytics Compliance [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Looker, the leading data platform company, today released new features and enhancements that make it easier for everyday users to drive greater value from their business by acting on critical business decisions from trusted, data-driven insights. ?Businesses have been collecting vast amounts of data, but there?s [?]
Launched in 2011, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has had to do some catching up to market leader Amazon Web Services (AWS), its most direct competitor as a purer cloud play. But Google had no experience servicing large enterprise IT, and so has spent several years playing catchup.
IDC tells us that most companies are using more than one cloud and that cloud usage isn?t just about cost savings. Three out of every four companies are using cloud to chase additional revenue in the form of new customers, risk mitigation, IoT enablement or time to market gains. Most are using multiple external cloud services.
As we move into the age of automation, there is much to consider in the banking industry. Whether it be personal or commercial banking, all customers deserve the benefits of the smart bot and smart bot services that can help to improve efficient management of money and financial goals overall.... Read more »
Previously in this three-part series, I wrote about how to introduce microservices in a legacy environment and provided an overview of domain-driven design (DDD) and how this development philosophy can be used to represent the real world in code, while also being well-suited to a microservices implementation. This time, I cover some of the tools and frameworks that can be used when implementing microservices.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?ClickSoftware, the leading provider of field service management software, today announced significant new capabilities for Field Service Edge, its cloud-based, mobile workforce management platform designed to meet the needs of the most demanding field service organizations. This latest offering introduces new strategic capabilities that will greatly improve [?]
Like many, I was at the AWS Re:Invent conference in Las Vegas in December. No surprise?lots going on in the fast-moving world of cloud computing. In particular, the rise of serverless technology left many asking, what monitoring do you really need if it?s all taken care of in the cloud?
Azure is now very much at the heart of Microsoft?s enterprise strategy, providing a place to build the next generation of applications and services. It?s easy to focus on it as a platform and as a host for virtual infrastructures, forgetting one if its other roles: a host for software as a service (SaaS).
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Dresner Advisory Services today published the 2017 Big Data Analytics Market Study, part of the Wisdom of Crowds® series of research. The 3rd annual report examines end user trends and intentions surrounding big data analytics, defined as systems that enable end-user access to and analysis of [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Verint® Systems Inc. today announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding equity interests in Next IT Corporation and its affiliate Next IT Innovation Labs, LLC (collectively, ?Next IT?), a developer of conversational artificial intelligence-powered intelligent virtual assistants. The purchase price consisted of close to [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?A new white paper from Navigant Research explores the role data centers will play in the growth of commercial and industrial (C&I) microgrids in North America and the rest of the world. Data centers are responsible for protecting mission-critical functions, yet, they often rely on an inefficient [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Accelerite, a provider of infrastructure software for digital transformation, today announced ShareInsights 2.0, an end-to-end, self-service big data analytics platform. Unlike other solutions, ShareInsights unifies the big data analytics stack, enabling data preparation (ETL), OLAP, visualization and collaboration ? all via a single interface ? giving [?]
The recent AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas was all about the cloud, but another hot technology also played a leading role: the Internet of Things. In multiple keynotes, top Amazon Web Services (AWS) executives, including CEO Andy Jassy and CTO Werner Vogels, went out of their way to extol the virtues of IoT. The company also used the occasion to announce a slew of new IoT-related products.
For the last six years running, the most important event in cloud computing has been AWS re:Invent, where the market leader announces its latest improvements. This year, 44,000 people descended upon a very crowded set of Las Vegas venues spread across multiple hotels for breakout sessions, certification exams, a diverse expo floor, and the all-important keynotes where the newest offerings were announced.
Serverless computing is coming to the Pivotal Cloud Foundry cloud computing platform, in the form of Pivotal Function Services. There?s no firm release date, but Pivotal says it?s aiming for early 2018.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Today at AWS Re:Invent, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced five new machine learning services and a deep learning-enabled wireless video camera for developers. Amazon SageMaker is a fully managed service for developers and data scientists to quickly build, train, deploy, and manage their [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Optiv Security, a market-leading provider of end-to-end cyber security solutions, today announced it has acquired Decision Lab, a big data, automation and orchestration services company. The acquisition reinforces Optiv?s continued commitment to executing its global growth strategy, and augments the company?s capabilities related to advanced security [?]
The press release said, BlueData®, provider of a leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced that it has signed a reseller agreement with Dell EMC, becoming a Select partner in Dell EMC?s Technology Connect Partner Program. The two companies will deepen their go-to market relationship to deliver the BlueData EPIC software platform to Dell EMC?s [?]
On Halloween, Google told its Google G Suite users that ?this morning, we made a code push that incorrectly flagged a small percentage of Google Docs as abusive, which caused those documents to be automatically blocked. A fix is in place and all users should have full access to their docs.?
by Angela Guess A new press release states, ?Hewlett Packard Enterprise today announced new purpose-built platforms and services capabilities to help companies simplify the adoption of Artificial Intelligence, with an initial focus on a key subset of AI known as deep learning. Inspired by the human brain, deep learning is typically implemented for challenging tasks [?]