Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

October 18, 2019

Seven Key Steps for the Evolving CIO

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - Many CIOs have been invited into the C-suite to help transform their organizations and win competitive battles...

October 18, 2019 10:33 PM

Amazon set to be next big U.S. defense contractor

Think -- Big Think - The U.S. Department of Defense is choosing between Amazon and Microsoft as the winner of the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure...

October 18, 2019 07:55 PM

Workday Upends Legacy Technology With Innovations for the Changing World of Finance

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Data and Machine Learning Innovations Enable Greater Operational Efficiencies and Faster, More Strategic Decision-Making to Help...

October 18, 2019 05:26 PM

Workday Extends Technology Leadership With Innovations for the Changing World of HR

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Machine Learning, Blockchain, and Analytics Advancements Unlock Opportunity and Personalize Experiences to Help Improve Productivity...

October 18, 2019 05:26 PM

IBM Reports 2019 Third-Quarter Results

Business Wire -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced third-quarter results. "In the third quarter, as we continued to help clients with their digital...

October 18, 2019 05:22 PM

Atlassian acquires Code Barrel, makers of Automation for Jira

Tech -- TechCrunch - Atlassian today announced that it has acquired Code Barrel, the makers of Automation for Jira, a low-code tool for easily automating...

October 18, 2019 05:14 PM

Microsoft's 2019 acquisition spree: 20 deals totaling $9.1B, led by blockbuster GitHub buy

Tech -- GeekWire - Microsoft's 2019 fiscal year was one of its busiest ever for acquisitions, led by its $7.5 billion GitHub deal.


October 18, 2019 04:37 PM

Zoho launches Catalyst, a new developer platform with a focus on microservices

Tech -- TechCrunch - Zoho may be one of the most underrated tech companies. The 23-year-old company, which at this point offers more than 45 products,...

October 18, 2019 04:23 PM

Microsoft launches new open-source projects around Kubernetes and microservices

Tech -- TechCrunch - Microsoft today announced two new open-source projects: Dapr, a portable, event-driven runtime that takes some of the complexity...

October 18, 2019 04:01 PM

F5 Networks (FFIV) to Post Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

Yahoo Finance -- Growth in software solution is likely to have driven F5 Networks' (FFIV) fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 results. However, rising expenses due to...

October 18, 2019 03:11 PM

October 16, 2019

Red Hat Expands the Kubernetes Developer Experience with Newest Version of Red Hat OpenShift 4

Business Wire -- #Kubernetes--With Red Hat OpenShift 4.2, Red Hat is extending its commitment to simplifying and automating the cloud and empowering developers...

October 16, 2019 08:53 PM

CloudBees Appoints Susan Lally as Vice President of Engineering

Business Wire -- CloudBees, Inc., the enterprise DevOps leader powering the continuous economy, today announced that Susan Lally has joined CloudBees as vice...

October 16, 2019 08:27 PM

UiPath Celebrates Academic Alliance Momentum; Partners with William & Mary to Lead Business Schools Everywhere to Adopt a Pathway to a "Robot for Every Student"

Business Wire -- UiPath Academic Alliance delivers curricula and fully functional, enterprise-level RPA software to nearly 400 institutions in 33 countries

October 16, 2019 08:24 PM

Amazon migrates more than 100 consumer services from Oracle to AWS databases

Tech -- TechCrunch - AWS and Oracle love to take shots at each other, but as much as Amazon has knocked Oracle over the years, it was forced to admit...

October 16, 2019 05:15 PM

October 15, 2019

Oracle to Hire 2,000 Workers to Expand Cloud Business to More Countries

U.S. News -- Oracle Corp plans to hire nearly 2,000 additional workers as part of an aggressive plan to roll out its cloud...

October 15, 2019 05:55 PM

UiPath Announces the Next Generation of the World's Number One Robotic Process Automation Platform

Business Wire -- Latest UiPath RPA platform addresses complex, cognitive workflows, assists with planning, measuring and engaging with automations across...

October 15, 2019 05:18 PM

UiPath Acquires StepShot, Adds Process Documentation to Market-Leading RPA Platform

Business Wire -- UiPath Acquires StepShot, Adds Process Documentation to Market-Leading RPA Platform

October 15, 2019 05:17 PM

UiPath Acquires ProcessGold to Deliver Unparalleled End-to-End Process Understanding Solution

Business Wire -- UiPath Acquires ProcessGold to Deliver Unparalleled End-to-End Process Understanding Solution

October 15, 2019 05:17 PM

Digital Workers Thrive with ABBYY and UiPath Partnership

Business Wire -- Digital Workers Thrive with ABBYY and UiPath Partnership

October 15, 2019 05:16 PM

India's Infosys Sept-qtr profit declines 2.2%

Media -- Reuters - Companies - Infosys Ltd, India's No. 2 software services exporter, on Friday reported a 2.2 percent drop in consolidated net profit...

October 15, 2019 05:02 PM

To Get the Most Out of Microsoft Teams, Focus on the Employee Experience Journey

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Today's consumers expect more, have more choice in the marketplace, and have proven willing to exercise those choices whenever a...

October 15, 2019 04:05 PM

October 14, 2019

UiPath Opens Brussels Office to Accelerate RPA Adoption across Local Enterprises and the Public Sector

Business Wire -- UiPath opens an office in Brussels to accelerate RPA adoption across local enterprises and the public sector

October 14, 2019 03:37 PM

October 13, 2019

ServiceNow Named a Leader in Enterprise Service Management by Independent Research Firm

Business Wire -- ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW) has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave report.

October 13, 2019 11:53 PM

SHI Opens Ridge Integration Center to Expand Capacity for Data Center Solutions

Business Wire -- SHI International, one of North America's top 10 largest IT solutions providers, will officially open its new 400,000-square foot Ridge Integration...

October 13, 2019 11:52 PM

CloudBees Announces New Technical Alliance Partner Program

Business Wire -- CloudBees, the enterprise DevOps leader powering the continuous economy, today launched a new partner program that expands ISV partners' ability...

October 13, 2019 11:52 PM

Rumor: Hyper-Threading Comes to Core i3 With Intel's 10th Generation Comet Lake

Tech -- ExtremeTech - Intel's desktop business is in something of a tight spot. While the company's mainstream 8th and 9th Generation CPUs offered very...

October 13, 2019 11:44 PM

Why it might have been time for new leadership at SAP

Tech -- TechCrunch - SAP CEO Bill McDermott announced he was stepping down last night after a decade at the helm in an announcement that shocked many....

October 13, 2019 11:41 PM

Slack hits 12M daily users - here's how that compares to Microsoft Teams and other rivals

Tech -- GeekWire - Slack executives ring the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange.

Slack now has 12 million daily active users, the...

October 13, 2019 10:48 PM

Microsoft and GitHub workers protest ICE contracts in latest demonstration of employee activism

Tech -- GeekWire - Microsoft employees are showing solidarity with workers at GitHub, a subsidiary of the company,...

October 13, 2019 10:39 PM

Oracle plans to hire 2,000 cloud workers; hundreds of open positions listed in Seattle

Tech -- GeekWire - Oracle's Cloud Experience Center in downtown Seattle.

Oracle wants to ramp up its cloud business, and...

October 13, 2019 10:28 PM

SAP Headed For Leadership Shakeup As CEO Exits

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Bill McDermott, the chief executive officer of SAP, is stepping down.

SAP announced his resignation in a blog post late last week,...

October 13, 2019 09:51 PM

Worldwide PC Shipments Grew 1.1 Per Cent in Q3 of 2019: Gartner

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - 68 million units shipments were sold in the third quarter of 2019 Neither the Intel CPU shortage nor the US-China trade...

October 13, 2019 09:40 PM

October 09, 2019

The Best Features Coming in Windows 10 Version 1909

Life -- Lifehacker - It's almost time for Microsoft's semi-annual Windows 10 system update. Unlike the smaller, routine updates Windows 10 gets throughout...

October 09, 2019 06:32 PM

More or Less: U.S. Presidents Edition

Life -- Mental Floss - Can you determine which is of the greater number, Column A or Column B, in this quiz related to U.S. presidents?

October 09, 2019 06:15 PM

Critical Microsoft Remote Desktop Flaw Fixed in Security Update

Infosec -- Threatpost - Microsoft has released fixes for nine critical and 49 important vulnerabilities as part of Patch Tuesday.

October 09, 2019 05:30 PM

VMware Completes Acquisition of Carbon Black

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Combined Solutions Help Transform the Industry with a Modern Security Cloud Platform Built for Any Application, Running on Any Cloud,...

October 09, 2019 05:15 PM

Iterating on Machine Learning Algorithms Made Easy With Lucidworks Fusion 5.0

Globe Newswire -- Technology - The new microservice in Lucidworks Fusion 5.0 enables easier operationalizing of models via containers and APIs The new microservice...

October 09, 2019 05:13 PM

VMware Ranked No. 1 in Cloud Systems and Service Management by Global Analyst Firm

Globe Newswire -- Technology - VMware Also Extends Leadership in IT Automation and Configuration Management Software VMware Also Extends Leadership in IT Automation...

October 09, 2019 05:11 PM

Nutanix Announces New IT Automation for Private Clouds

Business Wire -- Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced today that the Nutanix hyperconverged infrastructure...

October 09, 2019 04:54 PM

Elastic Completes the Acquisition of Endgame, a Leader in Endpoint Protection

Business Wire -- Elastic N.V. (NYSE: ESTC), the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Endgame,...

October 09, 2019 04:53 PM

Rancher 2.3 Brings Kubernetes Benefits to Microsoft Windows Applications

Business Wire -- Rancher 2.3 Brings Kubernetes Benefits to Microsoft Windows Applications

October 09, 2019 04:52 PM

Satya Nadella looks to the future with edge computing

Tech -- TechCrunch - Speaking today at the Microsoft Government Leaders Summit in Washington DC, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made the case for edge...

October 09, 2019 04:17 PM

Facebook's Slack Alternative Reaches 3M Users, Adds Video Options

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Facebook's Slack-like worker communication app, Workplace, has just announced a slew of new features along with a milestone - it...

October 09, 2019 03:48 PM

Gartner says blockchain is sliding into 'the trough of disillusionment'

Media -- The Next Web - I'm sorry to be the bearer of bad news but according to Gartner's Hype Cycle, blockchain is "sliding into the trough of disillusionment,"...

October 09, 2019 03:14 PM

October 08, 2019

Okta and Atlassian Partner to empower the World's Largest Organizations to Scale in the Cloud

Business Wire -- Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced a strategic partnership with Atlassian,...

October 08, 2019 05:45 PM

Worldwide server shipments to see CAGR of 6.5% from 2019-2024, says Digitimes Research

Media -- DIGITIMES - The server industry is having a weak 2019 due to high inventory levels at clients, but global server shipments are expected to grow...

October 08, 2019 04:51 PM

October 07, 2019

When Sun Microsystems' Founders and Former Employees Hold a Reunion

Slashdot -- Last week Infoworld reported on a reunion of more than 1,000 former employees of Sun Microsystems including all four founders of the company...

October 07, 2019 06:31 AM

How to check Ansible version on Linux/Unix and install the latest version for IT automation

nixCraft -- How do I check Ansible version (IT automation tool) on my Linux or Unix-like server using the command prompt?

October 07, 2019 12:01 AM

October 06, 2019

Fedora drops 32-bit Linux

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - With the next version of Fedora, support for the obsolete 32-bit version Linux will be dropped.

October 06, 2019 11:41 PM