Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

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

Life after CIO: Making the move to the vendor side

Enterprise -- CIO - Years ago, I wrote a series for CIO magazine entitled, "Life after CIO," where I chronicled the career trajectories of CIOs who had moved...

August 15, 2018 06:50 PM

DevOps Abandonment: Reasons Not to Give Up

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - The Never-Ending Story When a new process or methodology comes along-particularly when one gets a lot of attention like DevOps...

August 15, 2018 06:49 PM

#Contest Microsoft AI Idea Challenge - AI's next breakthrough is you!

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - All of us have creative ideas - ideas that can improve our lives and the lives of thousands, perhaps even millions of others....

August 15, 2018 06:47 PM

Kablamo open sources tool to speed up AWS development

Enterprise -- CRN - Allows users to manage code across multiple environments.

August 15, 2018 06:47 PM

Avanade acquires Melbourne tech agency

Enterprise -- CRN - Microsoft partner bolsters digital footprint with Loud & Clear deal.

August 15, 2018 06:46 PM

Continuous Delivery, Continuous Deployment, and Continuous Integration: What's the Difference?

Enterprise -- NewRelic - By now, you've certainly heard that "every company is in the software business." Well, it's not a throwaway statement anymore. Today,...

August 15, 2018 06:45 PM

The Total Economic Impact of Red Hat Ansible Tower

Enterprise -- Ansible Blog - The Total Economic Impact of Red Hat Ansible Tower is a Red Hat commissioned Forrester Consulting study published in June 2018....

August 15, 2018 06:44 PM

Kicking the Tires on the SAP API Business Hub

Enterprise -- Architects Zone - I told the folks over at SAP that I would take a look at their API Business Hub. It isn't paid work, just helping provide feedback...

August 15, 2018 06:43 PM

Azure Site Recovery powers Veritas Backup Exec Instant Cloud Recovery for DR

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Microsoft Azure Site Recovery (ASR) offers Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) for applications running in Azure and on-premises....

August 15, 2018 06:41 PM

LoadRunner request tagging for effortless load testing integration

Enterprise -- Dynatrace - Dynatrace news

We at Dynatrace love DevOps. We are fervent advocates of the unbreakable DevOps pipeline and like to think of performance...

August 15, 2018 06:32 PM

Intel continues to optimize its products around AI

Enterprise -- Network World News - Normally, this is the time of year when Intel would hold its Intel Developer Forum conference, which would be replete with...

August 15, 2018 06:30 PM

Microsoft and Amazon release preview of Cortana and Alexa integration

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft and Amazon are integrating their digital assistants this week. A new preview is being offered to both Cortana and Alexa...

August 15, 2018 06:17 PM

Oracle open sources Graphpipe to standardize machine learning model deployment

Tech -- TechCrunch - Oracle, a company not exactly known for having the best relationship with the open source community, is releasing a new open source...

August 15, 2018 06:17 PM

Pax8 Named one of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc.

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Ranks No. 68 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 for Three-Year Sales Growth of 4,393% Ranks No. 68 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 for Three-Year Sales...

August 15, 2018 05:42 PM

Elastic and Alibaba Cloud Expand Partnership to Deliver Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch Globally

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch services to be offered across Asia-Pacific, Europe, and within the United States New Alibaba Cloud...

August 15, 2018 05:35 PM

Lucidworks Puts Partners First With New Partnership Program to Deliver Powerful AI Solutions to the Global 2000

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Lucidworks' global network of partners will deliver AI-powered search and data discovery solutions to their customers around the...

August 15, 2018 03:54 PM

August 14, 2018

FogHorn is Recognized for its Leadership and Innovation in Industrial IoT Edge Computing

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Recent honors highlight FogHorn's business performance, technical differentiation in streaming analytics, machine learning (ML)...

August 14, 2018 08:29 PM

Electronic Components Used in Cloud Computing

Advanced MP Technology -- Cloud computing is gaining popularity within daily business operations, especially among small and midsized companies. According to a survey...

August 14, 2018 08:06 PM

The Top Four Business Trends That IT Teams Must Address

Infosec -- Okta Blog - In a world driven by digital disruption, several tech trends are shaping the business landscape of tomorrow. Business leaders have...

August 14, 2018 08:01 PM

New customizations in Azure Migrate to support your cloud migration

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - You can accelerate your cloud migration using intelligent migration assessment services like Azure Migrate. Azure Migrate is...

August 14, 2018 06:57 PM

Azure #CosmosDB reference solution: Visualizing real-time data analysis with change feed

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - This blog post was co-authored by Devki Trivedi, Serena Davis, and Pascal Habineza.

The Cosmos DB Explorer Interns are excited...

August 14, 2018 06:54 PM

IBM's Watson 'n' cloud head honcho targeted by WPP - reports

Enterprise -- The Register - Big Blue mouthpiece insists he's not going anywhere, though

IBM's top cloud and Watson AI man has reportedly been tapped up about...

August 14, 2018 06:49 PM

DeepMind's AI can detect over 50 eye diseases as accurately as a doctor

Tech -- The Verge - Step by step, condition by condition, AI systems are slowly learning to diagnose disease as well as any human doctor, and they could...

August 14, 2018 06:28 PM

Microsoft stands up Azure Stack for government as JEDI contract looms

Tech -- TechCrunch - Microsoft announced today that it's released Azure Stack for Azure Government at a time when it's battling rivals at Amazon and...

August 14, 2018 06:27 PM

August 13, 2018

Presentation: Betting on Evolutionary Architecture: A Note on Software Architecture as Code

Enterprise -- InfoQ - James Lewis discusses Evolutionary Architecture and some of the tools that make it possible: SDN, IaaS, CD, Real Options and Architecture...

August 13, 2018 04:56 PM

Presentation: Gotchas Using Terraform in a Secure Delivery Pipeline

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Anton Babenko discusses how to integrate Terraform in a secure continuous delivery pipeline, explaining how to manage AWS infrastructure...

August 13, 2018 04:56 PM

Lenovo's new mobile workstations pack a punch with Xeon CPUs, Quadro graphics

Tech -- Digital Trends - Lenovo has two new mobile workstations arriving at the end of August based on eighth-gen Intel Core and Xeon processors. The...

August 13, 2018 04:42 PM

Mike Gregoire Elected as Chairman of CA Technologies Board of Directors

Business Wire -- CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that Mike Gregoire has been elected as chairman of its board of directors.

August 13, 2018 03:41 AM

Slack and Microsoft Teams: Is Enterprise Collaboration a Two Horse Race?

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - There is a lot going on within the collaboration market, but recently, the biggest news has been Slack's acquisition of Atlassian's...

August 13, 2018 03:35 AM

Satya Nadella offloads $36M in Microsoft stock in biggest sale in his tenure as CEO

GeekWire -- Satya Nadella sold $36 million in Microsoft stock, his biggest sell off since becoming CEO in 2014. Nadella sold 328,000 shares of Microsoft...

August 13, 2018 03:27 AM

Unsecured AWS S3 Bucket exposed sensitive data on 31,000 GoDaddy servers

Infosec -- Security Affairs - UpGuard discovered an unsecured GoDaddy's Amazon S3 bucket containing sensitive information related to more than 31,000 GoDaddy...

August 13, 2018 03:01 AM

August 12, 2018

Red Hat Bolsters OpenShift Container Platform

Enterprise -- MSPmentor - The latest version of the container platform now includes a hugepages feature, a CPU manager and a device manager, adding tools for...

August 12, 2018 05:18 AM