Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

June 26, 2019

What an IT career will look like in 5 years

Enterprise -- CIO - If you sketched out how IT roles will change in the coming years, you'd likely envision tech roles maturing around emerging and high-value...

June 26, 2019 04:08 PM

Building Continuous Compliance into DevOps

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - "Continuous" is one of the operative words of DevOps. A major goal of DevOps is to make all processes continuous, which means having...

June 26, 2019 04:07 PM

How IT Engineers Can Learn DataOps

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - To seasoned IT engineers, DataOps may not sound very difficult. After all, if you work in IT, you know all about managing databases,...

June 26, 2019 04:06 PM

Gartner says Robotic Process Automation is the fastest-growing enterprise software market

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Gartner Inc. has published new data on the state of the Robotic Process Automation market, and there's plenty for the emerging...

June 26, 2019 04:05 PM

AWS Announces General Availability of AWS Control Tower

Enterprise -- Today, Amazon Web Services Inc., an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of AWS Control Tower,...

June 26, 2019 04:04 PM

Microsoft might beat Apple to market with an ARM-powered laptop

Tech -- BGR - Apple is expected to replace Intel chips that typically power MacBooks with ARM-based creations of its own, and we keep seeing rumors pointing...

June 26, 2019 03:55 PM

Surface Book 3: Everything we know about Microsoft's next powerful 2-in-1

Tech -- Digital Trends - Want to know more about Microsoft's Surface Book 3? Here's what we know about the third-generation Surface Book, including what's...

June 26, 2019 03:53 PM

Snowflake co-founder and president of product Benoit Dageville is coming to TC Sessions: Enterprise

Tech -- TechCrunch - When it comes to a cloud success story, Snowflake checks all the boxes. It's a SaaS product going after industry giants. It has...

June 26, 2019 03:45 PM

Microsoft adds an extra security layer to its OneDrive storage service

Tech -- TechCrunch - Microsoft today announced OneDrive Personal Vault, a new security layer on top of its OneDrive online file storage service that...

June 26, 2019 03:45 PM

June 25, 2019

Cisco's Duo Security Now Offers Out-of-the-Box Multi-Factor Authentication for Amazon Web Services

Globe Newswire -- Technology - AWS customers can now automate MFA deployment, adding a second level of protection to directory service applications with Duo Quick...

June 25, 2019 08:55 PM

Why Asics is moving its global ecommerce platforms to Salesforce

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Asics Corp. is in the middle of a years-long plan to shift away from several legacy ecommerce platforms to Salesforce.com...

June 25, 2019 04:50 PM

What Does an AI Ethicist Do?

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - Microsoft was one of the earliest companies to begin discussing and advocating for an ethical perspective on...

June 25, 2019 04:48 PM

Service Mesh Interface (SMI): Q&A with Microsoft's Lachlan Evenson

Enterprise -- InfoQ - InfoQ caught up with Lachlan Evenson, Principal Program Manager at Microsoft, regarding the recent announcement at KubeCon of the Service...

June 25, 2019 04:15 PM

Azure.Source - Volume 88

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - News and updates



Announcing native backup for SQL Server 2008 end of support in Azure



With SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 approaching...

June 25, 2019 04:12 PM

Google to Spend $1.1 Billion on New Data Centers in Netherlands

Enterprise -- Data Center Knowledge - The expansions would bring its total Netherlands data center investment to 2.5 billion euros.

June 25, 2019 04:08 PM

Azure Cosmos DB: A competitive advantage for healthcare ISVs

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - This blog was co-authored by Shweta Mishra, Senior Solutions Architect, CitiusTech and Vinil Menon, Chief Technology Officer,...

June 25, 2019 04:07 PM

Introducing Workload Identity: Better authentication for your GKE applications

Enterprise -- GoogleCloud - The new Workload Identity for GKE integrates with Cloud IAM to make authentication to Google Cloud services easier and more secure.

June 25, 2019 04:07 PM

CenturyLink Delivers Secure, Fast and Easy Self-Provisioning of Network Connections to Microsoft Azure and Azure Government

Enterprise -- VMblog - In a move that enables more customers to connect their locations and data centers to cloud environments on-demand, CenturyLink, Inc....

June 25, 2019 04:07 PM

Demystifying Containers - Part I: Kernel Space

Enterprise -- Cloud Native Computing Foundation

June 25, 2019 04:05 PM

Eliminating the Jumpbox Virtual Machine, Microsoft Announces Azure Bastion

Enterprise -- InfoQ - In a recent blog post, Microsoft announced the preview of a secure remote desktop solution, called Azure Bastion, which does not require...

June 25, 2019 03:50 PM

How to explain service mesh in plain English

Enterprise -- The Enterprisers Project - As people continue to scale and automate containers and microservices, you'll hear a lot about service mesh. What...

June 25, 2019 03:49 PM

How Systemic Approaches to ITOps Impact the Business Culture

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - We are at an inflection point in the rise of big data. Enterprise IT infrastructure is producing data at a scale like the world...

June 25, 2019 03:48 PM

CyberArk opens integration ecosystem to community contributions

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - CyberArk Marketplace logs more than 13,000 downloads across technology categories, including cloud, devops and robotic...

June 25, 2019 03:45 PM

Google brings together BigQuery and Kaggle in new integration

Tech -- TechCrunch - Google bought Kaggle in 2017 to provide a data science community for its big data processing tools on Google Cloud. Today, the company...

June 25, 2019 03:27 PM

Gartner finds RPA is fastest growing market in enterprise software

Tech -- TechCrunch - If you asked the average person on the street what Robotic Process Automation is, most probably wouldn't have a clue. Yet new data...

June 25, 2019 03:21 PM

The Future of Database Management Systems Is Cloudy

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - On Friday, 20-June-2019, Gartner published new research titled "The Future of the DBMS Market Is Cloud" by Donald Feinberg,...

June 25, 2019 03:03 PM

IDC: Cloud Infrastructure Spending Slowing

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - IDC: Cloud Infrastructure Spending Slowing

Market analyst firm lowers 2019 forecast for IT infrastructure spending,...

June 25, 2019 02:48 PM

Should Slack-Like Chat Clients Replace Email?

Slashdot -- This week the New York Times' Style section asked an interesting question. "Slack wants to replace email. Is that what we want?"

The company...

June 25, 2019 02:46 PM

June 24, 2019

Introducing time.cloudflare.com

Infosec -- Cloudflare - This is a guest post by Aanchal Malhotra, a Graduate Research Assistant at Boston University and former Cloudflare intern on the...

June 24, 2019 08:21 PM

Serverless computing: another step away from the data center

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - A seasoned enterprise storage entrepreneur explains how cloud is unfolding into the serverless revolution.

June 24, 2019 07:43 PM

Kubernetes and containers are growing up fast, survey shows

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Signs that container technology is finally ready for prime time.

June 24, 2019 07:41 PM

Microsoft cranks up Windows 10 1803-to-1903 forcible upgrades

Enterprise -- Computerworld - Microsoft this week quietly alerted customers running last year's Windows 10 version 1803 that it would soon start a forced upgrade...

June 24, 2019 07:40 PM

Red Hat signs off last set of numbers before it is likely gobbled by IBM

Enterprise -- The Register - Only the Chinese rnow to sign off $34.5bn slurp

With the EU tipped to approve IBM's $34bn slurp of Red Hat next week, the open-source...

June 24, 2019 06:25 PM

GitLab trumpets 12.0, says it's a DevSecOps platform now

Enterprise -- DevClass - GitLab is stretching its eponymous CI/CD platform even further with a dollop of DevSecOps, just two years after it declared itself...

June 24, 2019 06:23 PM

Cloud providers, app developers power new era of 'multiplied innovation'

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - We have crossed over from the age of "experimentation" to a time of "multiplied innovation," where key technologies such as artificial...

June 24, 2019 05:17 PM

Slack vs. Microsoft: Inside the competition to reshape how work gets done

Tech -- GeekWire - If you tuned into the news this week, you probably heard one company's name over and over again. Slack, the workplace communication...

June 24, 2019 04:55 PM

Microsoft bans Slack and discourages AWS and Google Docs use internally

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft has banned the use of the free version of Slack for its 100,000+ employees. GeekWire reports that Microsoft has a list...

June 24, 2019 04:53 PM

Microsoft's new Windows Terminal now available to download for Windows 10

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft first unveiled its new command line app for Windows, dubbed Windows Terminal, at Build earlier this year. It's a new central...

June 24, 2019 04:48 PM

Slack Integration from ServiceNow Partner Crossfuze Speeds Up Approvals Process for Change Requests by over 90%

Business Wire -- The Crossfuze Slack integration for ServiceNow, unveiled today, allows Slack users to easily approve ServiceNow change requests and catalog...

June 24, 2019 01:25 AM

Roundup: Google expands cloud offerings with $2.6 billion acquisition

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Alphabet Inc.'s Google agreed to buy data analytics platform Looker Data Sciences Inc. for $2.6 billion. This expands...

June 24, 2019 12:25 AM

June 23, 2019

50 of the Best DevOps Podcasts

Infosec -- Threat Stack - DevOps is a challenging and complex field, requiring professionals to constantly seek knowledge and acquire new skills and techniques...

June 23, 2019 11:40 PM

Red Hat results should have future parent IBM smiling

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - It appears that Red Hat Inc. is going out in style. In what may be the company's last earnings report as an independent entity,...

June 23, 2019 11:33 PM

Red Hat's last quarterly report?

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - With the months ticking down to IBM's acquisition of Red Hat, the Linux and cloud power, business continues to perform at a high...

June 23, 2019 11:33 PM

Important, but obscure, sysadmin tool osquery gets a foundation of its own

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - This relatively unknown, but useful, sysadmin tool is getting a new chance for glory via The Linux Foundation.

June 23, 2019 11:32 PM

New to Azure? Follow these easy steps to get started

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Today, many organizations are leveraging digital transformation to deliver their applications and services in the cloud. At...

June 23, 2019 11:30 PM

Microsoft positioned as a leader in the Forrester WaveTM: Database-as-a-service

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - We're excited to share that Forrester has named Microsoft as a leader in The Forrester Wave(tm): Database-as-a-service, Q2...

June 23, 2019 11:30 PM

Ahead of re:Inforce: Security in the Cloud Operating Model with AWS and HashiCorp

Enterprise -- HashiCorp - Secure AWS Environments with Vault



As companies move to the cloud with AWS, the security layer transitions from a fundamentally...

June 23, 2019 11:29 PM

Gartner names Microsoft a leader in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise iPaaS

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Personal computers revolutionized the way work was done. New software unlocked unprecedented levels of productivity, and for...

June 23, 2019 11:29 PM

W3C and FIDO Alliance Finalized WebAuthn, Web Standard for Secure, Passwordless Logins

Enterprise -- InfoQ - The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) Alliance recently announced that the Web Authentication (WebAuthn)...

June 23, 2019 11:28 PM

Red Hat's hybrid cloud role expected to expand after acquisition by IBM

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - When IBM Corp. went looking for an acquisition that would complement its longstanding presence in the data center, it clearly...

June 23, 2019 11:27 PM