Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

November 24, 2017

RIOT: Now It's a Blockchain Stock

BARRONS.com: Stocks To Watch Today -- Until recently, Riot Blockchain was involved with animal husbandry, marketing fertility hormones for cows, horses and pigs.

November 24, 2017 07:11 AM

VMware says it won't support its virtualization stack on Microsoft Azure

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Virtualization giant VMware Inc. has hit out at Microsoft Corp.'s effort to steal some of its customers away, saying it won't...

November 24, 2017 06:51 AM

AWS releases AI consulting program for customers

Enterprise -- CRN - New program will help companies improve machine learning in the cloud.

November 24, 2017 06:12 AM

Microsoft faces fallout over VMware on Azure

Enterprise -- CRN - Microsoft's VMware on Azure stack "neither certified nor supported".

November 24, 2017 06:11 AM

Google will launch a new cloud region in Hong Kong next year

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - There may be more to Google Inc.'s latest cloud expansion than what immediately meets the eye.

November 24, 2017 01:54 AM

What not to do on Black Friday

Popular Science -- Five mistakes that will sap your money and your sanity.



When you hit stores on Black Friday, you want to get the best value for...

November 24, 2017 01:49 AM

Enterprises Must Address Internet of Identities Challenges

Infosec -- CSO Online - As November ends, everyone and their brother/sister will be writing about their IT and security predictions for 2018. Here's a...

November 24, 2017 12:20 AM

A Blockchain for Turkeys Is More Than a Thanksgiving Gimmick

Think -- MIT Technology Review - Food companies have big plans for the technology.

November 24, 2017 12:18 AM

November 23, 2017

The Impact of API Management on API Security

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - This is a story from my latest API Evangelist API security industry guide. My partner ElasticBeam has underwritten my API security...

November 23, 2017 11:42 PM

Comparing RESTful APIs and SOAP APIs Using MuleSoft as an Example

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) and Representational State Transfer (REST) are two answers to the same question: how to...

November 23, 2017 11:41 PM

Amazon advances machine learning with new AI lab, image recognition services

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Machine learning is the name of the game for Amazon Web Services Inc. this week, as it spills out a couple of major announcements...

November 23, 2017 11:40 PM

Xen Project's plan after AWS goes KVM: talk up embedded future

Enterprise -- The Register - AWS explains itself to project Board, keeps its revelations off the record

Fresh from the news that Amazon Web Services intends...

November 23, 2017 11:38 PM

New Standards for Big Data

Enterprise -- The Register - Verification, credibility and accuracy

November 23, 2017 11:37 PM

Denver's growth, rising client demand fuels data center expansion

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - "Denver has a thriving business community and that drives a lot of our activity there."

November 23, 2017 11:14 PM

November 22, 2017

Scaling Amazon ElastiCache for Redis with Online Cluster Resizing

All Things Distributed -- Amazon ElastiCache embodies much of what makes fast data a reality for customers looking to process high volume data at incredible rates, faster...

November 22, 2017 08:08 PM

Is OpenStack setting itself to be the foundation for all things open and cloud?

The Diversity Blog -- At the recent OpenStack Summit, the executive director of the OpenStack Foundation, Jonathan Bryce, told of a new, more focused foundation. Readers...

November 22, 2017 08:08 PM

What are the benefits, and what are the drawbacks, to blockchain?

Silicon Republic -- Amor Sexton is a senior innovation manager at Citi. At Inspirefest 2017, she explained the implications and possibilities offered by blockchain...

November 22, 2017 08:07 PM

Partnership Extends Blockchain Finance Solutions to Customers in the Supply Chain

Global Purchasing -- OpenText and BlockEx join forces to offer blockchain solutions for clients conducting business within the supply chain. The platform will store...

November 22, 2017 08:05 PM

Stratoscale Announces Chorus to Run Cloud-Native Applications On-Premises

Business Wire: Networks -- Stratoscale, the hybrid-cloud infrastructure company, today announced the launch of Stratoscale Chorus, a suite of AWS-compatible cloud services...

November 22, 2017 07:53 PM

HP Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman to Step Down

U.S. News -- Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co said on Tuesday that Meg Whitman was stepping down as chief executive officer, sending its shares down...

November 22, 2017 07:20 PM

Salesforce Announces Record Third Quarter Revenue, Raises Full Year Fiscal 2018 Revenue Guidance

PR Newswire: RFID -- Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in CRM, today announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended October 31, 2017.

"Salesforce...

November 22, 2017 07:17 PM

Monitoring Automation Strategies

Nagios -- As our monitoring environments become increasingly more dynamic, automation strategies have gone from "nice to have" to "must have." With hybrid...

November 22, 2017 07:12 PM

Microsoft just took a big swing at AWS and VMware with new cloud offerings

VentureBeat - dev -- Microsoft is gunning for VMware and AWS with the announcement of two new services today that are designed to let enterprises bring more workloads...

November 22, 2017 07:12 PM

Microsoft confirms Surface Book 2's power problem

The Verge -- Microsoft's 15-inch Surface Book 2 laptop suffers from battery drain during heavy gaming or GPU usage, a problem The Verge first identified during...

November 22, 2017 07:05 PM

Introducing container-diff, a tool for quickly comparing container images

Web Marketing -- Google Developers - Originally posted by Nick Kubala, Colette Torres, and Abby Tisdale from the Container Tools team, on the Google Open Source...

November 22, 2017 07:01 PM

Living In A Multi-Cloud World

Infosec -- Cloudflare - A few months ago at Cloudflare's Internet Summit, we hosted a discussion on A Cloud Without Handcuffs with Joe Beda, one of the...

November 22, 2017 06:55 PM

Private Cloud Platforms And Hosting Grow Faster Than Expected

Think -- Forrester Blogs - In the past year, we've seen an interesting change in the private cloud space: Cloud platforms and private cloud hosting are...

November 22, 2017 06:32 PM

API Strategy and Design - Your First Stops in Full Lifecycle API Management

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - While enterprises often talk about API Strategy and API Design as one, they are not - and like the cart, one comes before...

November 22, 2017 06:15 PM

'Urgent data corruption issue' destroys filesystems in Linux 4.14

Enterprise -- The Register - Using bcache to speed Linux 4.14? Stop if you want your data to live

A filesystem-eating bug has been found in Linux 4.14....

November 22, 2017 06:14 PM

Core Factors Influencing Java Memory Consumption

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Java is known for having an insatiable appetite for resources, requiring strict controls to not exceed budget limits. However, the...

November 22, 2017 06:13 PM

Microsoft to run VMware on Azure, on bare metal. Repeat. Microsoft to run VMware on Azure.

Enterprise -- The Register - VMware-certified partners will help as Redmond also starts vSphere-to-Azure migrations

Microsoft has announced it will offer "the...

November 22, 2017 05:52 PM

Box combines its content management services with Microsoft Azure's cloud storage

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Content management service provider Box Inc. is strengthening its partnership with Microsoft Corp with a new offering called Box...

November 22, 2017 05:52 PM

AWS Lambda in Production: State of Serverless Report 2017

Enterprise -- NewRelic - AWS Lambda has become one of the most talked about cloud services of 2017. So we took a look at how New Relic customers are using...

November 22, 2017 05:50 PM

Ubuntu Insights: Join us at the Ubuntu Enterprise Summit!

Enterprise -- Planet Ubuntu - Bloomberg, Walmart, eBay, Samsung, Dell. Ever wonder how some of the world's largest enterprises run on Ubuntu? This December,...

November 22, 2017 05:49 PM

Container Orchestration, or the new Data Center OS?

Enterprise -- IT Business Edge - Experts are saying that container technology is so revolutionary that it threatens to supplant the operating system as the...

November 22, 2017 05:49 PM

Salesforce tops earnings forecasts, but investors wanted a more bullish outlook

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Buoyed by sales of its growing array of cloud-based customer management software, Salesforce.com Inc. topped forecasts for its...

November 22, 2017 05:48 PM

Microsoft goes after VMware with a free Azure cloud migration service

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Microsoft Corp.'s latest cloud tool should make it considerably easier for companies to transfer their on-premises applications...

November 22, 2017 05:47 PM

Adar's Nerdio Tackles Predicting Costs For Azure-Based Desktop Workloads

Enterprise -- CRN - The Nerdio platform for deploying virtual desktops on Microsoft cloud unveiled a cost-estimation tool to ease customer uncertainties around...

November 22, 2017 05:47 PM

'Internet of things' blockchain network startup Moeco raises $5M from Bitfury

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Berlin-based startup Moeco, a startup with plans to build a blockchain-based "internet of things" support network, today announced...

November 22, 2017 05:46 PM

Reducing Data Center Total Cost of Ownership

Enterprise -- The Data Center Journal - Measuring big data might sound like a fool's errand, but those in IT know otherwise. As the capabilities of modern...

November 22, 2017 05:46 PM

The Cure for CIO Performance Anxiety?

Enterprise -- Dynatrace - Performance monitoring is making CIOs anxious. According to IDG Research, 80% of CIOs rank application and network performance as...

November 22, 2017 05:44 PM

14 Linux apps that will change how you work

Enterprise -- Network World News - Linux productivity toolsThe sheer number of Linux apps available today is mind boggling and one category in particular has...

November 22, 2017 05:42 PM

Transforming your VMware environment with Microsoft Azure

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Just as each organization is unique, each organization will take a unique path to the cloud. Whether you are transferring data,...

November 22, 2017 05:36 PM

DevOps Benefits Shine Through at Summit

Enterprise -- Information Week - Real-world DevOps implementers highlight how varied organizations discovered benefits from DevOps, even if they had to clear...

November 22, 2017 05:36 PM

Building a Spring Boot RESTful Service + Spring Boot Actuator

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - What Is REST?

REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is the architectural style the web is built on, and has become a standard...

November 22, 2017 05:34 PM

Talend Boosts Data Sharing Capabilities With Acquisition Of API Technology Developer Restlet

Enterprise -- CRN - Move will create new opportunities for Talend customers and partners to share and monetize data.

November 22, 2017 05:34 PM

Red Hat and Partners Deliver New Performance Records on Prominent  Risk Analytics Benchmark

Enterprise -- RHEL Blog - While performance benchmarks are often application or industry specific they can also provide useful insights that are widely applicable....

November 22, 2017 05:34 PM

Building command groups with sudo

Enterprise -- Network World News - When managing your /etc/sudoers files, it's a good idea to organize user privileges in ways that make them easier to manage...

November 22, 2017 05:33 PM