Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

October 16, 2018

Windows Server 2019 general availability: What to do

Enterprise -- Network World News - Microsoft has released Windows Server 2019 to general availability, formally bringing to market the first major release...

October 16, 2018 06:07 PM

LogMeIn joins AI fray with Prompt.ai, a chatbot that automates technical support

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - The rise of artificial intelligence in the enterprise has brought with it new solution categories, including services such as...

October 16, 2018 06:06 PM

MongoDB switches up its open source license

Tech -- TechCrunch - MongoDB is a bit miffed that some cloud providers - especially in Asia - are taking its open source code and are offering a hosted...

October 16, 2018 05:44 PM

What is enterprise architecture? A framework for transformation

Enterprise -- CIO - What is enterprise architecture?

Enterprise architecture (EA) is the practice of analyzing, designing, planning and implementing enterprise...

October 16, 2018 05:26 PM

Fujitsu: We love Microsoft Azure, we're training 10,000 bods on it

Enterprise -- The Register - Er, one-tenth of the human capital AWS is throwing at its public cloud

Fujitsu may have given up the ghost on its own K5 cloud,...

October 16, 2018 05:26 PM

Implementing ChatOps Using Open Source Tooling

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - ChatOps is an exciting proposition for organizational Ops communication. Throwing development and operational tooling into the...

October 16, 2018 05:25 PM

Azure PowerShell - Cross-platform "Az" module replacing "AzureRM"

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - There is a new Azure PowerShell module, built to harness the power of PowerShell Core and Cloud Shell, and maintain compatibility...

October 16, 2018 05:11 PM

New metric in Azure Stream Analytics tracks latency of your streaming pipeline

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Azure Stream Analytics is a fully managed service for real-time data processing. Stream Analytics jobs read data from input...

October 16, 2018 05:11 PM

Sweet updates about Truffle on Azure

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Development and deployment of Ethereum based applications, commonly referred to as DApps, can be a challenging task for developers....

October 16, 2018 05:11 PM

Detecting fileless attacks with Azure Security Center

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - As the security solutions get better at detecting attacks, attackers are increasingly employing stealthier methods to avoid...

October 16, 2018 05:11 PM

Use Automation to Maintain Compliance in the Cloud

Enterprise -- Palo Alto Networks Blog - Too often, organizations make the move to the cloud without considering the impact to compliance. Cloud compliance...

October 16, 2018 05:09 PM

New Updates to Google's Cloud Spanner and Cloud Bigtable Databases

Enterprise -- InfoQ - The Google Cloud Platform offers various cloud-native database services, and recently Google updated two of them. The updates affect...

October 16, 2018 04:56 PM

9 Tools You Need for DevOps

Enterprise -- Information Week - Having the right tools can make the cultural transformation that is DevOps much easier.

October 16, 2018 04:50 PM

Coupa Buys Aquiire, the Leader in Real-Time Supplier Catalog Search

Enterprise -- Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a leader in business spend management (BSM), announced today that it has acquired Aquiire, the leader in real-time...

October 16, 2018 04:49 PM

Twilio acquires email API platform SendGrid for $2 billion in stock

Tech -- TechCrunch - Twilio, the ubiquitous communications platform, today announced its plan to acquire the API-centric email platform SendGrid for...

October 16, 2018 03:59 PM

Docker has raised $92 million in new funding

Tech -- TechCrunch - Docker, the company that did more to create today's modern containerized computing environment than any other independent company,...

October 16, 2018 03:55 PM

October 15, 2018

HP Pushes the Boundaries of Digital Creativity

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Combines world's most powerful PCs, innovative software and smart services designed to reinvent the way the world creates Combines...

October 15, 2018 09:34 PM

Linux vmstat Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)

HowtoForge -- If you are looking for a command line utility that you can use to access information about processes, CPU activity, memory, and more, you'll...

October 15, 2018 04:26 PM

Here's how blockchain will impact your life in 10 years

CNBC-Top Business -- Coming to a financial transaction near you: blockchain, the underlying technology behind cryptocurrency. Joe Duran, founder and CEO of United...

October 15, 2018 04:20 PM

What are blockchain's smart contracts? And how to secure them

Infosec -- CSO Online - Smart contracts are a key component of blockchains. These little slices of business logic are the self-executing code that enables...

October 15, 2018 03:53 PM

Serverless computing data management nuances & niggles

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - Not every instance of every cloud for every app for every workflow for every collection of data types is equal.

October 15, 2018 03:52 PM

Deploying a Multi-Arch Docker Registry

Electronics -- ARM Tools - In this post we'll discuss Docker Image Manifests, Manifest Lists, and their role in enabling multi-architecture Docker registries....

October 15, 2018 03:45 PM

5 Reasons Why Ansible is the Best CM Tool Out There?

Cloud Musings -- Amidst volatile markets, dynamic technology shifts, and ever-increasing customer demands, it is imperative for IT organizations to develop flexible,...

October 15, 2018 05:53 AM

Six Startups Join Oracle's Global Startup Ecosystem Hub in Austin

SiliconHills -- Oracle this week announced six startups will join its inaugural class as part of the Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem hub in Austin. The startups...

October 15, 2018 04:42 AM

Digital Workplace Out-of-the-Box Products and SaaS Trends

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Like a tidal wave crashing ashore, the growing movement of businesses migrating to cloud-based out-of-the-box software and networking...

October 15, 2018 04:34 AM

3 Tips to Set Your RPA Project Up for Success

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Software robots are entering many areas of the enterprise, ranging from marketing, sales, accounting, human resources, onboarding...

October 15, 2018 04:30 AM

Why IBM is speculating on blockchain

Think -- Big Think - With everyone from Google, to Amazon, to Long Island Iced Tea dipping their toes into blockchain recently, it's hardly surprising...

October 15, 2018 04:03 AM

Innovative Phishing Tactic Makes Inroads Using Azure Blob

Infosec -- Threatpost - A brand-new approach to harvesting credentials hinges on users' lack of cloud savvy.

October 15, 2018 03:46 AM

IBM brings elastic licensing to mainframes

Enterprise -- CRN - zSeries gets a little bit cloudier.

October 15, 2018 02:49 AM

Resource Tagging Best Practices Applied (Part 2 - Enforcement)

Enterprise -- Azure Field Notes - The Real Problem

This post is following on from part 1 about resource tagging on resource groups where we setup azure policies...

October 15, 2018 02:26 AM

Azure Content Delivery Network Is Now Generally Available

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Microsoft announced the general availability (GA) of the Azure CDN, allowing customers to deliver content from Microsoft's global CDN...

October 15, 2018 02:25 AM

Why Google needs to put Chrome OS in developer hands

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Google wants to disrupt with its stateless, cloud-focused desktop operating system. But it needs to become much more viral with...

October 15, 2018 02:21 AM

Microsoft reveals xlang: Cross-language, cross-compiler and coming to a platform near you

Enterprise -- The Register - A lovely bit of open-source interop for the weekend

Language interoperability efforts are underway at Microsoft in the form of...

October 15, 2018 02:18 AM

October 14, 2018

Why the Cloud Is Better for Disaster Recovery

Enterprise -- The Data Center Journal - There was a time when the enterprise was on its own if it wanted to build infrastructure for disaster recovery (DR)....

October 14, 2018 10:07 PM

NGINX Unveils Hybrid Application Delivery Controller Platform

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - NGINX this week announced it has developed a common framework for managing application delivery that can be applied across both...

October 14, 2018 07:16 AM

Amazon S3 Increases Request Rate Performance and Drops Randomized Prefix Requirement

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently announced significantly increased S3 request rate performance and the ability to parallelize requests...

October 14, 2018 07:00 AM

Supercharge your Azure Stream Analytics queries with C# code

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Azure Stream Analytics (ASA) is Microsoft's fully managed real-time analytics offering for complex event processing. It enables...

October 14, 2018 06:58 AM

Red Hat details evolving SME strategy

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - Ryan Thomas, senior director of midmarket sales for North America at Red Hat

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - Red Hat is in the middle...

October 14, 2018 06:57 AM

Private cloud spending is increasing, not decreasing

Enterprise -- Network World News - Once again, IDC has thrown cold water on the notion that enterprises are looking to shut down their data centers and instead...

October 14, 2018 06:57 AM

Data models within Azure Analysis Services and Power BI

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - In a world where self-service and speed of delivery are key priorities in any reporting BI solution, the importance of creating...

October 14, 2018 06:55 AM

Put on your clogs, and take a closer look at what Puppet flung out this week

Enterprise -- The Register - New bits from Amsterdam

Config management and automation outfit Puppet rolled out a slew of updates to its DevOps toolset in front...

October 14, 2018 06:55 AM

The Journey to Intelligent Treasury

Enterprise -- SAP - As business and data analytics have become widely adopted and technology enables real-time information processing, the next wave of business...

October 14, 2018 06:50 AM

Experience Is the Key to Building a Customer-First Organization in the Digital Landscape

Enterprise -- SAP - As companies continue their digital transformation journeys, customer experience is a key theme that remains top of mind across varying...

October 14, 2018 06:47 AM

Is there a white-box server in your data center's future?

Enterprise -- Network World News - The stagnant server market has heated up over the last few years, due in no small part to the advent of "white box" server...

October 14, 2018 06:46 AM

Gartner - 70% of AI for digital commerce projects succeed

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - As AI adoption continues to grow, a recent Gartner survey shows that in digital commerce organisation projects are...

October 14, 2018 06:45 AM

DevOps is sending engineering practices up in smoke

Enterprise -- Microsoft IT Showcase - When it comes to modernizing how software engineers write their code, sometimes you just have to light things on fire.


October 14, 2018 06:44 AM

Most Organizations Neglect IT Innovation Best Practices, Survey Finds

Enterprise -- The Data Center Journal - With the rapid pace of technology change and the increased competition from faster rivals, you would think that businesses...

October 14, 2018 06:33 AM

Microsoft joins Open Invention Network to help protect Linux and open source

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - I'm pleased to announce that Microsoft is joining the Open Invention Network ("OIN"), a community dedicated to protecting Linux...

October 14, 2018 06:31 AM

Identify your move-groups and target sizes for migration with Azure Migrate

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Planning is crucial in any migration effort and Azure Migrate helps you plan your datacenter migration to Azure. It helps you...

October 14, 2018 06:31 AM

­Protect data in use with the public preview of Azure confidential computing

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - It has been an incredible year for Azure confidential computing, working with partners and customers, that has culminated in...

October 14, 2018 06:31 AM