Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

January 17, 2020

Artificial intelligence platform for vision industry

Media -- New Electronics - Pleora Technologies has introduced the vision industry's first artificial intelligence (AI) platform that simplifies the deployment...

January 17, 2020 06:42 PM

Google Cloud acquires AppSheet, a Seattle startup that sells no-code app development software

Tech -- GeekWire - Praveen Seshadri, left, and Brian Sabino, co-founders of AppSheet. (AppSheet Photo)Google Cloud has acquired AppSheet, a Seattle startup...

January 17, 2020 03:44 AM

Kubernetes gets a bug bounty program

Tech -- TechCrunch - The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) today announced its first bug bounty program for Kubernetes, the ubiquitous container...

January 17, 2020 03:40 AM

Announcing the Agenda for Robotics & AI - March 3 at UC Berkeley

Tech -- TechCrunch - We're bringing TC Sessions: Robotics + AI back to UC Berkeley on March 3, and we're excited to announce our jam-packed agenda. ...

January 17, 2020 03:39 AM

Amazon seeks to block Microsoft from working on JEDI contract as legal battle continues

Tech -- GeekWire - The Pentagon. (Flickr Photo / David B. Gleason cc2.0)Amazon's legal quest to overturn the decision to award the coveted JEDI cloud...

January 17, 2020 03:37 AM

Equinix is acquiring bare metal cloud provider Packet

Tech -- TechCrunch - Equinix announced today that is acquiring bare metal cloud provider Packet. The New York City startup that had raised over $36 million...

January 17, 2020 03:33 AM

Gartner Says Global IT Spending to Reach $3.9 Trillion in 2020

Business Wire -- Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.9 trillion in 2020, an increase of 3.4% from 2019, according to the latest forecast by Gartner,...

January 17, 2020 03:28 AM

Dynatrace Teams With Google and Microsoft on OpenTelemetry to Shape the Future of Open Standards-based Observability

Business Wire -- Dynatrace announced a collaboration with Google and Microsoft on the OpenTelemetry project to shape the future of open standard-based observability

January 17, 2020 03:13 AM

Traditional PC shipments grow 4.8% in 4Q19, says IDC

Media -- DIGITIMES - The worldwide market for traditional PCs, inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, finished an impressive 2019 with fourth...

January 17, 2020 01:30 AM

January 14, 2020

Perfect Sense Launches Cloud Management Tool To Improve DevOps Productivity

Business Wire -- Perfect Sense, which leverages its Brightspot publishing platform to drive innovations in web and mobile development, today launched Gyro - a...

January 14, 2020 07:27 PM

The PC market just had its first year of growth since 2011

Tech -- The Verge - The worldwide PC market just grew consistently for the first time in eight years, according...

January 14, 2020 07:14 PM

Windows 7 support ends tomorrow - here's how to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

Tech -- BGR - When Microsoft introduced Windows 10 a few years ago, the company said that it was hoping to have its next-gen OS running on one billion...

January 14, 2020 07:07 PM

January 13, 2020

Industry Leaders Are Using RPA to Retain Workforce | UiPath

Enterprise -- UiPath - It's not easy to attract the best and brightest among today's talented...

January 13, 2020 06:17 PM

The end of Windows 7 is the real end of the PC era

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - The certainties that Windows 7 embodied have long gone, and that's no bad thing.

January 13, 2020 06:14 PM

Microsoft moves its main employee portal to latest version of SharePoint

Enterprise -- Microsoft IT Showcase - MSW, Microsoft's internal news and information portal has moved to the latest version of SharePoint in Microsoft 365...

January 13, 2020 06:23 AM

Podcast: Kelsey Hightower on Extending Kubernetes, Event-Driven Architecture, and Learning

Enterprise -- InfoQ - In this podcast, Daniel Bryant sat down with Kelsey Hightower, Staff Developer Advocate at Google. Topics covered included: the extensibility...

January 13, 2020 06:23 AM

Is COBOL Here to Stay? Five Signs IT is Ready to Modernize

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - With increased demands and challenges around compliance and regulations, plus growing expectations for IT to provide more value-added...

January 13, 2020 06:19 AM

Microsoft enhances Teams to target frontline workers

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Microsoft Corp. wants to grow adoption of Microsoft Teams among the more than 2 billion frontline workers worldwide who spend...

January 13, 2020 06:17 AM

Microsoft announces new Azure Availability Zone and Azure ExpressRoute in Vancouver

Enterprise -- IT World Canada - TORONTO - Microsoft is ringing in the new decade with some significant announcements for the Canadian market.

At its Envision...

January 13, 2020 06:17 AM

Serverless Framework plugin for Azure API Management and Azure Functions is now available

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - The new open-source serverless Azure Functions plugin extends the benefits of Serverless Framework to Azure services.

January 13, 2020 06:16 AM

Azure Lab Services-Multiple owners for lab and lab management

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - Azure Lab Services now enables multiple owners to manage a lab.

January 13, 2020 06:16 AM

4 habits of effective DevOps engineers

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - 'Knowing and realizing the strengths and weaknesses of technologies is a massive superpower and can really help empower your DevOps...

January 13, 2020 06:15 AM

How to Add Approval Steps to Ansible Tower Workflows

Enterprise -- Ansible Blog - Suppose you have a workflow set up in Red Hat Ansible Tower with several steps and needed another user to view and approve some...

January 13, 2020 06:11 AM

How to Combine DevOps and Agile

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - In recent years, application development and deployment have become an increasingly critical part of business operations. Because...

January 13, 2020 06:09 AM

Serverless: It's how things get done. But what is it?

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Serverless is a concept that is often misunderstood and definitely misused. First coined with Amazon Web Services Inc.'s launch...

January 13, 2020 06:07 AM

Blockchain Reference Architecture

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - The blockchain design of today has moved beyond cryptocurrency. It has evolved into a platform that supports industry-wide...

January 13, 2020 06:07 AM

Power BI Clone and Rebind APIs now support shared datasets

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - Power BI shared datasets are now supported in Power BI Embedded, allowing you to manage the connections of Power BI datasets...

January 13, 2020 05:59 AM

In 2020, cloud computing will see new alliances and new security concerns

Enterprise -- Silicon Republic - In late 2018, Forrester predicted that enterprises would start modernising core business apps with cloud computing in the...

January 13, 2020 05:58 AM

Fedora Project lead targets design, packaging in ten year vision

Enterprise -- DevClass - Fedora Project leader Matthew Miller has sketched out a five to ten year vision for the Red Hat sponsored project, and claimed it...

January 13, 2020 05:55 AM

Building and running SAP Commerce in OpenShift

Enterprise -- OpenShift - This post describes the process for building and deploying the SAP Commerce platform (formerly known as SAP Hybris) application server...

January 13, 2020 05:50 AM

Time running out for support on these Microsoft products

Enterprise -- IT World Canada - The start of the new year is a time when system administrators need to think about applications reaching end of life. Admins...

January 13, 2020 05:45 AM

Minimum virtual machine sizing for Azure HDInsight cluster head nodes

Enterprise -- Azure service updates - Beginning April 6, 2020, customers will be able to choose only 4-core or higher virtual machines (VMs) as head nodes...

January 13, 2020 05:42 AM

Microsoft Patch Alert: December patches hang Win7 Pro endpoints and force Server 2012 reboots

Enterprise -- Computerworld - It was the kind of month admins dread: Mysterious problems on hundreds of machines, with no apparent cause or cure. Toss in the...

January 13, 2020 05:42 AM

Azure Cost Management 2019 year in review

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - When we talk about cost management, we focus on three core tenets:

Ensuring cost visibility so everyone is aware of the financial...

January 13, 2020 05:39 AM

PagerDuty Focuses Incident Response Efforts on the Cloud

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - After helping to pioneer the adoption of incident management software in on-premises IT environments, PagerDuty is now focusing...

January 13, 2020 05:39 AM

How to disable Bluetooth in Ubuntu

AddictiveTips -- Bluetooth is becoming a fact of daily computer life on Linux, and more and more Bluetooth dongles and PCI cards are finding support in the Linux...

January 13, 2020 02:17 AM

Alison Gleeson Elected to Elastic's Board of Directors

Business Wire -- Elastic N.V. (NYSE: ESTC), the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced that its shareholders elected Alison Gleeson to...

January 13, 2020 12:44 AM

January 10, 2020

AWS Issues 'Urgent' Warning for Database Users to Update Certs

Infosec -- Dark Reading - Users of AWS Aurora, DocumentDB, and RDS databases must download and install a fresh certificate and rotate the certificate authority.

January 10, 2020 11:31 PM

2020 Red Hat Women in Open Source Award Nominations Now Open

Business Wire -- Red Hat announces that the 2020 Women in Open Source Award nominations are now open through Jan. 27, 2020.

January 10, 2020 11:00 PM

Microsoft Teams is getting a Walkie Talkie feature so you can reach colleagues all day long

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft is adding a new Walkie Talkie feature to its Slack competitor, Microsoft Teams. Available in preview in the coming months,...

January 10, 2020 07:30 PM

Insight Partners acquires data management company Veeam for $5B

Tech -- TechCrunch - Last year Insight Partners invested $500 million in cloud data management company Veeam. It apparently liked the company so much...

January 10, 2020 07:29 PM

January 09, 2020

Microsoft Azure has an edge over Amazon Web Services at big companies, Goldman Sachs survey says

Media -- CNBC - Tech - The latest Goldman Sachs IT survey of 100 execs at big companies showed that 56 executives are using Azure for cloud infrastructure,...

January 09, 2020 09:16 PM

Riversand Appoints Michael Robinson as Vice President of Marketing to Grow Its Global MDM and PIM Business

Business Wire -- Riversand, a leading cloud-native SaaS Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solution provider, announced today...

January 09, 2020 06:51 PM

New Relic Enables Leading Retailers to Create Superior Digital Experiences for their Customers

Business Wire -- New Relic Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), the industry's largest and most comprehensive observability platform built to help customers...

January 09, 2020 06:50 PM

Elastic Appoints Sally Jenkins as Chief Marketing Officer

Business Wire -- Elastic N.V. (NYSE: ESTC), the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, today announced that Sally Jenkins has been appointed Chief...

January 09, 2020 06:49 PM

January 07, 2020

Despite JEDI loss, AWS retains dominant market position

Tech -- TechCrunch - AWS took a hard blow last year when it lost the $10 billion, decade-long JEDI cloud contract to rival Microsoft. Yet even without...

January 07, 2020 09:44 PM

Talend Names Technology Industry Veteran Elizabeth Fetter to Board of Directors

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Replaces Outgoing Board Member, John Brennan, Stepping Down After Nine Years on Talend's Board Replaces Outgoing Board Member, John...

January 07, 2020 08:48 PM

January 06, 2020

Azure Functions 3.0 Released to Production, Support for .NET Core 3.1 and Node 12 Included

Enterprise -- InfoQ - In a recent blog post, Microsoft announced Azure Functions 3.0 go-live release is now available in production. The new capabilities in...

January 06, 2020 06:51 PM

Report: Xerox Secures Major Funding to Buy HP

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - Three banks agree to loan Xerox billions to back its takeover bid...

January 06, 2020 06:50 PM