Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

August 20, 2018

Windows 10's next big feature release officially named build 1809

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft confirms the next version of Windows 10 will be 1809.

August 20, 2018 04:57 PM

Kofax Named to Constellation ShortList for Robotic Process Automation

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Recognition Validates Position as a Preeminent RPA Solution Fueled by Market Leading Capabilities Recognition Validates Position...

August 20, 2018 04:56 PM

Blockchain jobs by the numbers: 11 notable stats

Enterprise -- The Enterprisers Project - What's the real story on blockchain jobs - and hiring challenges? Dig into data on blockchain job openings, titles,...

August 20, 2018 03:45 PM

SAP pilots blockchain-based supply chain tracker

Enterprise -- Computerworld - SAP is working with more than two dozen produce, pharmaceutical, tech and shipping companies on an automated blockchain-based...

August 20, 2018 03:45 PM

Six tips for creating a winning talent strategy

Enterprise -- CIO - Acquiring and developing technical talent is among the biggest obstacles in the digital era: In Deloitte's forthcoming 2018 global CIO...

August 20, 2018 03:07 PM

JBoss Web Server 5 with Tomcat 9 is Available

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Red Hat JBoss Web Server (JWS) combines the Apache web server with the Tomcat servlet engine for building, deploying, and maintaining...

August 20, 2018 03:05 PM

The Race Is On: Trade Wars, AI Leadership & 5G

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - AI is the newest battlefront for the race to domination. Unfortunately, tariffs and trade wars have to be factored into the equation.

August 20, 2018 02:59 PM

Infosys to open software development center in West Bengal

Infosys -- Infosys announced the commencement of work on its new software development center in Kolkata, West Bengal. The Honorable Chief Minister of West...

August 20, 2018 01:38 AM

Azure to Azure Stack site-to-site IPSec VPN tunnel failure... after 8 hours

Azure Field Notes Blog -- We had a need to create a site-to-site VPN tunnel for a POC from Azure Stack to Azure. I took a quick look around and found this Microsoft document....

August 20, 2018 01:08 AM

RPA and Test Automation

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - We are seeing an uptick in questions around RPA and Test Automation. This is driven from a number of directions: vendors...

August 20, 2018 01:05 AM

Why Technology Sales Cycles Are Taking So Long and What You Can Do About It

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - Many technology service providers I've been working with tell me they're experiencing "long sales cycles," and they're...

August 20, 2018 01:02 AM

More efficient security for cloud-based machine learning

Life -- EurekAlert - A novel encryption method devised by MIT researchers secures data used in online neural networks, without dramatically slowing their...

August 20, 2018 12:03 AM

August 19, 2018

India's Infosys Says CFO Ranganath Resigns

U.S. News -- Infosys Ltd on Saturday said its board had accepted the resignation of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) M.D. Ranganath.He had...

August 19, 2018 11:34 PM

UT Austin's Blockchain Initiative Director Cesare Fracassi on the Ideas to Invoices Podcast

SiliconHills -- Blockchain technology has the potential to transform businesses and entire industries. And the McCombs School of Business at the University of...

August 19, 2018 11:12 PM

HubSpot Launches Conversations, Qualtrics and CommonFont Partner, More News

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - HubSpot has launched Conversations, a new tool which provides a unified inbox, live chat, chatbots and other features, available...

August 19, 2018 11:11 PM

How Chatbots Can Reinforce Company Culture

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - In the enterprise, as in most places, employee turnover is costly. And according to the Work Institute, typically what drives a...

August 19, 2018 11:02 PM

Google is now using AI to keep its data centers cool and save energy

GeekWire -- Google is practicing what it preaches, handing control of one of the most vital components of its data center operation over to its machine-learning...

August 19, 2018 10:45 PM

Building Security into the DevOps Pipeline

Infosec -- Dark Reading - As companies pump more code into production at a faster pace, CA Veracode VP of Security Research Chris Eng stresses the importance...

August 19, 2018 10:41 PM

Microsoft Announces General Availability of Azure Management Groups

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Microsoft has announced the general availability of Azure management groups, which provide the ability to organize and apply governance...

August 19, 2018 10:32 PM

Three KPIs to Measure Chatbot Success

Enterprise -- ChannelE2E - To measure chatbot success, your platform should be able to report on each of these three KPIs (key performance indicators) in real-time,...

August 19, 2018 10:23 PM

Azure HDInsight Interactive Query: simplifying big data analytics architecture

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Fast Interactive BI, data security and end user adoption are three critical challenges for successful big data analytics implementations....

August 19, 2018 10:22 PM

Advanced Analytics is coming into Azure Portal

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - We see Azure Monitor users are using both the Log Search page and the Analytics portal to accomplish their tasks. The Analytics...

August 19, 2018 10:21 PM

Azure HDInsight Apache Phoenix now supports Zeppelin

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - The HDInsight team is excited to announce Apache Zeppelin Support for Apache Phoenix

Apache Phoenix...

August 19, 2018 10:18 PM

Installing certificates into IoT devices

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Lots of folks are moving to X.509 certificate-based authentication as they start to use the Azure IoT Hub Device Provisioning...

August 19, 2018 10:17 PM

Announcing VNet service endpoints general availability for MySQL and PostgreSQL

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - This blog post was co-authored by Anitha Adusumilli, Principal Program Manager, Azure Networking.

We recently made Azure database...

August 19, 2018 10:17 PM

IoT in Action: Building secure, sophisticated solutions

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - With a compound annual growth rate of 28.5 percent forecasted by 2020, the global Internet of Things (IoT) market is exploding,...

August 19, 2018 10:16 PM

Colorado health data organizations partner with startup to pilot blockchain-based platform

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - Three Colorado clinical health data organizations have partnered with the Denver-based blockchain health-care data company...

August 19, 2018 09:44 PM

Distro inferno: Debian's still rocking at 25

Enterprise -- The Register - Sleeker, slimmer and now a bit greyer

Hot on the heels of Slackware's quarter century comes the 25th anniversary of the announcement...

August 19, 2018 09:44 PM

Install Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu 18.04

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - In this post, I will show you how to easily install Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu 18.04. Visual Studio Code is based on the...

August 19, 2018 09:44 PM

How to rapidly develop apps with microservices

Enterprise -- Cloud Native Computing Foundation - Originally published by Rick Osowski on the IBM Cloud Blog, here.

As of late last year, a global majority...

August 19, 2018 09:43 PM

Oracle's 10 biggest legal battles

Enterprise -- CRN UK - In the wake of yet another lawsuit involving Oracle, we run through 10 of the vendor's biggest court battles

August 19, 2018 09:43 PM

August 18, 2018

Black Box Corporation Announces Definitive Agreement for the Sale of Its Federal Government IT Services Business

Globe Newswire -- Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX), a leading digital solutions provider, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell...

August 18, 2018 11:04 PM

August 16, 2018

Lenovo's new Thinkpads are worthy competitors to Apple's new MacBook Pros

BGR -- A few weeks ago, Apple unveiled its 2018 MacBook Pro models, laptops that are better than their predecessors in every way. But if you're the...

August 16, 2018 11:07 PM

Strategies for Microservices Communication

Enterprise -- InfoQ - When moving from a monolith to a microservices architecture, complexity implicitly hidden within the monolith becomes explicitly visible...

August 16, 2018 04:43 PM

Intel Introduces New NUC Kits and NUC Mini PCs to the Intel NUC Family

Electronics -- Intel - Today, Intel introduces new NUC kits and NUC mini PCs to the Intel NUC family featuring...

August 16, 2018 04:33 PM

Gartner Says IT Security Spending to Hit $124B in 2019

Infosec -- Dark Reading - Global IT security spending will grow 12.4% in 2018 and another 8.7% in 2019.

August 16, 2018 04:20 PM

Launching a Streaming Version of Your APIs for Your Heaviest Users

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - The most straightforward usage of Streamdata.io we see is when API providers take the initiative to offer a streaming version...

August 16, 2018 04:18 PM

Alibaba takes more cloud products global, eyes APAC growth

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - Chinese internet giant talks up new product releases such as Anti-Bot Service and its datacentre footprint in Asia-Pacific as key...

August 16, 2018 04:12 PM

Microsoft Announces the General Availability of Linux on App Service Environment

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Microsoft announced the general availability of Linux on App Service Environment (ASE), which enables customers to combine the features...

August 16, 2018 03:58 PM

Make a Fractured Enterprise Whole

SupplyChain -- Software AG - Simple words, but what a powerful statement - and what dramatic implications being "whole" has for the enterprise. The...

August 16, 2018 03:30 PM

SAP's SAP.io Foundry debuts the graduates of its second women-focused accelerator

Tech -- TechCrunch - SAP, the German-based enterprise software giant, has unveiled the New York-based cohort from its SAP.io Foundry accelerator programs...

August 16, 2018 03:17 PM

AppDynamics founder Jyoti Bansal and longtime VC John Vrionis are now taking applications for their new accelerator program

Tech -- TechCrunch - With so much money being stuffed into Silicon Valley companies these days, it's hard to stand out as an investor, but John Vrionis...

August 16, 2018 03:16 PM

August 15, 2018

Accenture Forms Strategic Alliance, Invests in Chinese AI Start-up Malong Technologies

Business Wire -- Accenture formed a strategic alliance with and made a minority investment in Malong Technologies.

August 15, 2018 07:22 PM

With Pentagon cloud contract in the balance, Microsoft's hybrid-cloud product, Azure Stack, now certified for government use

GeekWire -- As the federal government reviews submissions from cloud computing companies for the $10 billion Department of Defense cloud contract, Microsoft...

August 15, 2018 07:13 PM

Oracle: Apply Out-of-Band Patch for Database Flaw ASAP

Infosec -- Dark Reading - Flaw in the Java VM component of Oracle's Database Server is easily exploitable, security experts warn.

August 15, 2018 07:10 PM

Hyper-V vs VMware vSphere, Which Solution Is Right for You?

Enterprise -- VMblog - When it comes to IT planning and budgeting, you want to make sure you are getting the best return on your investment. With this in mind,...

August 15, 2018 07:03 PM

IBM Service Employs Machine Learning Algorithms to Convert PDF Documents

Enterprise -- IT Business Edge - A new IBM cloud service uses machine learning algorithms to ingest PDF documents in a way that makes it possible to use the...

August 15, 2018 07:00 PM

Are microservices about to revolutionize the Internet of Things?

Enterprise -- Network World News - Along with the rise of cloud computing, Agile, and DevOps, the increasing use of microservices has profoundly affected how...

August 15, 2018 06:59 PM

Blockchain phase 2: Will it scale?

Enterprise -- Computerworld - More than one organization has been working on solving a major blockchain conundrum: how to improve sluggish transaction performance.To...

August 15, 2018 06:50 PM