Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

February 17, 2020

Google Cloud cuts jobs in restructure, despite growth

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Google trims Google Cloud headcount as it refocuses on international markets.

February 17, 2020 06:45 PM

Prometheus peeps present UI progress

Enterprise -- DevClass - The team behind CNCF-graduated monitoring system Prometheus has pushed version 2.16 into the open, sharing UI progress and treating...

February 17, 2020 06:09 PM

Automation Enabling The Future Of Insurance | UiPath

Enterprise -- UiPath - During InsurTech Connect 2019, the world's largest gathering for the...

February 17, 2020 06:06 PM

Xerox Courts HP Shareholders as Takeover Battle Heats Up

U.S. News -- U.S. printer maker Xerox Holdings Corp is hosting a dinner for HP Inc shareholders this...

February 17, 2020 05:57 PM

Four data center spending trends you need to know

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Data center spending is likely to be feast or famine as enterprises pull back and hyperscale cloud providers build out infrastructure...

February 17, 2020 01:14 AM

Do you know where your data is? The complications of data protection in the multicloud world

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Not so long ago, back-up was a simple bolt-on solution. Data was duplicated, and disruptions were fixed with a restore. Easy-peasy....

February 17, 2020 01:13 AM

Implementing DDoS With MuleSoft: Demonstration With Apache JMeter

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - DDoS (Distributed Denial Of Service) - A Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) is any type of attack where the attackers attempt...

February 17, 2020 01:10 AM

Microsoft says more than 25 percent of Office 365 licenses now sold through Microsoft 365

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft has a multi-pronged plan to try to move customers of Windows, Office and enterprise mobility = security point products...

February 17, 2020 01:08 AM

Microsoft's Windows Terminal: This is the final preview of its new command-line tool

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft's Windows Terminal developers take a leaf from GNU terminal tmux.

February 17, 2020 01:06 AM

60% of AWS re:Invent Attendees Manage More than One Billion Files

Enterprise -- Storage Newsletter - A study from Igneous, Inc. found that 60% of 2019 AWS re:Invent attendees now manage more than one billion files. While...

February 17, 2020 01:05 AM

Manage your AWS KMS API request rates using Service Quotas and Amazon CloudWatch

Enterprise -- Amazon AWS Blog - AWS Key Management Service (KMS) publishes API usage metrics to Amazon CloudWatch and Service Quotas allowing you to both monitor...

February 17, 2020 01:05 AM

Microsoft: Chromium Edge is about to get even faster, as these speed tests show

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft's new speed benchmarks suggest it's no longer about Edge versus Chrome.

February 17, 2020 01:03 AM

Alibaba Cloud's rapid growth continues

Enterprise -- CRN-UK - Revenue climbs more than 60 per cent in Q3 - Alibaba Cloud's rapid growth continued in Q3, with sales rising over 60 per...

February 17, 2020 01:01 AM

OpenShift Commons Briefing: OpenShift Container Storage 4.2 Overview with Marcel Hergaarden (Red Hat)

Enterprise -- OpenShift - In this OpenShift Commons Briefing, Marcel Hergaarden (Red Hat) gives a technical overview of OpenShift Container Storage and...

February 17, 2020 12:58 AM

February 16, 2020

Amazon gets a surprise win in cloud contact battle

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - A federal judge temporarily blocked Microsoft Corp. from working on a multibillion-dollar Pentagon cloud-computing...

February 16, 2020 11:51 PM

Unpacking how Microsoft employees collaborate on Microsoft Teams and Yammer

Enterprise -- Microsoft IT Showcase - The question comes frequently from customers: When do Microsoft employees use Microsoft Teams and when do they use Yammer?


February 16, 2020 04:55 AM

SQL Server runs best on Azure. Here's why.

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - SQL Server customers migrating their databases to the cloud have multiple choices for their cloud destination. To thoroughly...

February 16, 2020 04:54 AM

For the Love of Serverless: Predictions from Sheen Brisals of The LEGO Group

Enterprise -- NewRelic - Serverless has been a trending topic amongst development teams for a few years now, and for good reason. The rapid rise of serverless...

February 16, 2020 04:53 AM

IBM and Red Hat bring OpenShift to IBM Z and LinuxONE

Enterprise -- OpenShift - One of the things we often assume with the Red Hat OpenShift platform, and with Kubernetes in general, is that our users have computing...

February 16, 2020 04:53 AM

Announcing the preview of Azure Shared Disks for clustered applications

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Today, we are announcing the limited preview of Azure Shared Disks, the industry's first shared cloud block storage. Azure...

February 16, 2020 04:53 AM

SaltStack puts cooperation front and center in 6.2 enterprise release

Enterprise -- DevClass - SaltStack Enterprise has been given an update, pushing the version number to 6.2, and providing better integration with other tooling...

February 16, 2020 04:49 AM

Six Routing Challenges When Managing Microservices in Production and How to Avoid Them

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Even experienced DevOps teams can struggle with the nuances of managing microservices in production-where a greater spotlight on...

February 16, 2020 04:47 AM

Automation Hacks for DevOps Teams

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - DevOps teams are expected to do more work in less time. They need to plan, test, build, secure and release applications at a fast-paced...

February 16, 2020 04:47 AM

Server sales projected to decline 10% due to coronavirus

Enterprise -- Network World News - Global server sales had been projected to grow by 1.2% compared to the most recent quarter, but the chaos wrought by the...

February 16, 2020 04:46 AM

Kubernetes on Azure Stack in GA

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - We now support Kubernetes cluster deployment on Azure Stack, a certified Kubernetes Cloud Provider. Install Kubernetes...

February 16, 2020 04:46 AM

Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS released

Enterprise -- Ubuntu Fridge - The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS (Long-Term Support) for its Desktop, Server, and Cloud...

February 16, 2020 04:45 AM

Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian is taking a page from the enterprise sales handbook against Amazon and Microsoft

Media -- CNBC - Tech - The company is betting targeting individual industries as one of the ways its going to stay ahead of Amazon and Microsoft.

February 16, 2020 04:29 AM

Judge halts Microsoft work on JEDI contract after AWS request

Tech -- TechCrunch - A sealed order from a judge today has halted the $10 billion, decade long JEDI project in its tracks until AWS's protest of the...

February 16, 2020 03:39 AM

Microsoft for Startups now offers GitHub and Microsoft Power Platform to participating companies

Tech -- GeekWire - Microsoft for Startups announced new milestones and offerings to companies participating in the program designed to support B2B startups.


February 16, 2020 03:37 AM

Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Released with Linux Kernel 5.3

Enterprise -- OMG! Ubuntu! - The latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS point release is now available to download. Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS, which arrives a week later than planned...

February 16, 2020 02:55 AM

Move from App Center Auth and Data Preview services to alternative Azure services before 3 May 2020

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - The long-term path is for developers to use the native Azure services as a backend for mobile apps, namely: Azure Active...

February 16, 2020 02:54 AM

Kubernetes administration policy made easy with brewOPA

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Administering policies across Kubernetes and other cloud native environments isn't easy. Now, Cyral wants to take the trouble out...

February 16, 2020 02:50 AM

Ubuntu Blog: Amazon EC2 Hibernation for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS now available

Enterprise -- Planet Ubuntu - AWS and Canonical today announce the public release of Amazon EC2 Hibernation support for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, bringing support...

February 16, 2020 02:50 AM

It's a Bing thing: Microsoft drops plans to shove unloved search engine down throats of unsuspecting enterprises

Enterprise -- The Register - Default-hijacking browser extension pulled from Office Pro Plus installations

Microsoft has U-turned on plans to automatically...

February 16, 2020 02:45 AM

WP Engine Drives Performance for World's Largest Content Management Platform with New Relic

Enterprise -- NewRelic - Guest author Lisa Box is senior vice president of corporate development at WP Engine. Every day, roughly 5% of the entire online world...

February 16, 2020 02:44 AM

Microsoft shows off how containerized apps will work in Windows 10X

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft is delivering its promised Windows 10X emulator and SDK, plus a refresh of its Android-based Duo SDK as its next milestones...

February 16, 2020 02:43 AM

Building RHEL based containers on Azure Red Hat OpenShift

Enterprise -- OpenShift - Red Hat Summit 2020 is fast approaching, and if you missed it last year, you would have also missed Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and...

February 16, 2020 02:42 AM

Chef Serves Up Partner Program to Push Open DevOps Model

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - Chef Serves Up Partner Program to Push Open DevOps ModelFebruary 11, 2020Company's first program aimed at helping channel to...

February 16, 2020 02:42 AM

Report: AWS Lambda Dominates as Serverless Adoption Grows

Enterprise -- Information Week - Survey by Datadog shows ongoing prevalence for the Amazon's Lambda service as organizations scale up their use of serverless...

February 16, 2020 02:42 AM

SaltStack team ships release, parties like it...3000

Enterprise -- DevClass - SaltStack has pushed out the latest version of its automation platform with a stack of new features and a new naming convention. The...

February 16, 2020 02:39 AM

Snowflake valuation skyrockets to $12.4 billion following strategic partnership with Salesforce

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - Cloud data platform Snowflake has announced additional growth funding to the tune of USD$479 million, co-led by new...

February 16, 2020 02:37 AM

Office 365: 9 Baked-In Productivity Tools Built That Workers Are Using

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Office 365 for business is a Microsoft subscription service that includes access to Office applications and online productivity...

February 16, 2020 02:05 AM

February 14, 2020

How to deploy RPA successfully

Enterprise -- CIO - IT professionals with hands-on robotic process automation experience discuss the key factors contributing to a successful RPA deployment.

February 14, 2020 08:21 PM

Native Azure Active Directory authentication support and Azure VPN Client now available

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - Native Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) authentication support for OpenVPN protocol, and Azure VPN Client for Windows...

February 14, 2020 08:17 PM

New Azure SQL Database automatic tuning default settings-March 2020

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - In March 2020, Azure SQL Database will introduce new automatic tuning default settings designed to provide optimal database...

February 14, 2020 08:17 PM

Kubernetes: 6 secrets of successful teams

Enterprise -- The Enterprisers Project - Kubernetes will manage container and application complexity for you, but do you know how to play your part? Here are...

February 14, 2020 08:03 PM

Three Keys to Successful AI Adoption

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Over the past several years, we have begun to see the emergence of artificial intelligence (AI) in businesses. According to a study...

February 14, 2020 07:59 PM

New Google Cloud Config Connector Treats Cloud Services Like Kubernetes Resources

Enterprise -- InfoQ - The Google Cloud team just made the Google Cloud Config Connector generally available. Once installed into a Kubernetes cluster, it allows...

February 14, 2020 07:58 PM

Xerox says it will offer $35B for HP after rejections

ABC - Technology -- Xerox says it will raise its offer for computer and printer maker HP to nearly $35 billion after a lower bid was rejected

February 14, 2020 07:38 PM