Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

April 02, 2020

Remote Work: The New Normal?

Business Wire -- As COVID-19 continues to spread, remote work is no longer an experiment, but a requirement in many nations. While it represents...

April 02, 2020 02:22 AM

April 01, 2020

Microsoft takes on Grammarly with new Editor extension for Chrome and Edge

Media -- The Next Web - Today, Microsoft announced it was rebranding Office 365 as Microsoft 365 as it sought to expand its feature set beyond work life....

April 01, 2020 04:53 PM

March 31, 2020

A list of the best processors for AI acceleration

Aspencore -- IoT Times - With the proliferation of AI and ML applications, we are seeing a quickly developing marketplace for processors that can better accelerate...

March 31, 2020 03:40 AM

Microsoft rebrands Office 365 as it adds features for beyond work hours

Media -- The Next Web - At a virtual event today, Microsoft announced it is expanding and rebranding its Office 365 subscription service into a new 'Microsoft...

March 31, 2020 03:23 AM

March 30, 2020

Demand for remote offices backup solutions emerging

Media -- DIGITIMES - Demand as well as the order visibility for remote offices backup solutions is surging as the coronavirus pandemic still takes hold,...

March 30, 2020 03:31 PM

Update #2 on Microsoft cloud services continuity

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Since last week's update, the global health pandemic continues to impact every organization-large or small-their employees,...

March 30, 2020 01:03 AM

Structuring HashiCorp Terraform Configuration for Production

Enterprise -- HashiCorp - When you start learning to use HashiCorp Terraform, you might start with one configuration file containing all of your infrastructure...

March 30, 2020 01:01 AM

A pair of previews from Microsoft for a bit of weekend tinkering: PowerShell 7.1 and Visual Studio 2019 16.6

Enterprise -- The Register - Cross-platform tool aims high while IDE gets stuck into Git

Microsoft has slung out a pair of previews, giving admins a look at...

March 30, 2020 12:59 AM

Akamai Extends Scope of DevOps Integrations

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Akamai today extended its DevOps strategy to provide tighter integrations with continuous integration/continuous (CI/CD) platforms...

March 30, 2020 12:57 AM

14 Kubernetes interview questions: For hiring managers and job seekers

Enterprise -- The Enterprisers Project - Filling Kubernetes jobs can be tricky because the technology is relatively young. Experts share interview questions...

March 30, 2020 12:56 AM

GitLab unveils latest flaw list, include vulnerability page leak

Enterprise -- DevClass - GitLab has advised its users of a slew of "important" security fixes to its community and enterprise versions, and said just released...

March 30, 2020 12:56 AM

Kubernetes ships out version 1.18 with a focus on stability

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Developers of the popular container orchestration platform Kubernetes have just shipped out version 1.18, the first release of...

March 30, 2020 12:54 AM

March 29, 2020

Worldwide Server and Enterprise Storage Systems Markets Will Decline in 2020, Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic, According to IDC

Business Wire -- IDC forecasts worldwide server revenues will decline 3.4% year over year and external enterprise storage systems revenues will decline...

March 29, 2020 08:58 PM

How Azure Machine Learning enables PowerPoint Designer

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - If you use Office 365, you have likely seen the Microsoft PowerPoint Designer appear to offer helpful ideas when you insert...

March 29, 2020 05:24 AM

Announcing general availability of incremental snapshots of Managed Disks

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - We're announcing the general availability of incremental snapshots of Azure Managed Disks. Incremental snapshots are a cost-effective,...

March 29, 2020 05:23 AM

HashiCorp moves Nomad 0.11 to beta

Enterprise -- DevClass - Before the final v0.11 of Nomad hits the streets, HashiCorp customers have been treated to a beta version of the distributed cluster...

March 29, 2020 05:23 AM

Azure Container Registry Private Link support preview for virtual networks

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Azure Container Registry announces preview support for Azure Private Link, a means to limit network traffic of resources within...

March 29, 2020 05:23 AM

Red Hat ramps up security and containerisation for JBoss EAP 7.3

Enterprise -- DevClass - Red Hat's middleware team has put the finishing touches to the latest JBoss Enterprise Application Platform release, pushing out a...

March 29, 2020 05:22 AM

Azure Government Secret accredited at DoD IL6, ICD 503 with IaaS and PaaS

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Accelerate classified missions with unparalleled connectivity, high availability, and resiliency across three regions with...

March 29, 2020 05:14 AM

Is the IT channel robust enough to withstand COVID-19 disruption?

Enterprise -- ChannelPro - The coronavirus pandemic is taking its toll on economies worldwide. Can the...

March 29, 2020 05:12 AM

Azure Pipelines has mid-week slowdown as tech world goes remote

Enterprise -- DevClass - The worldwide switch to remote working has had an inevitable effect on Microsoft's Azure platform, with a number of services developers...

March 29, 2020 05:11 AM

How Do You Protect Your Machine Learning Investment?

Aspencore -- EETimes - Manufacturers and suppliers commonly offer maintenance contracts to companies who purchase operation-critical equipment. A preventative...

March 29, 2020 05:01 AM

Salesforce's Benioff pledges no 'significant' layoffs for 90 days

Tech -- TechCrunch - In a Twitter thread on Tuesday, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff outlined an eight-step plan to keep people safe and find treatments...

March 29, 2020 04:14 AM

Slack breaks user records as demand surges for remote working

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft Teams isn't the only business-focused chat and communications app that's seeing...

March 29, 2020 03:55 AM

UiPath launches a pro bono automation project with the Mater Hospital to free up nurses dealing with infection control including Covid-19

Business Wire -- UiPath is launching a pro bono automation project with the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital in Dublin to free up nurses dealing with COVID-19

March 29, 2020 02:45 AM

Azure Dedicated Host: New capabilities and benefits

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Late last year, we've announced the general availability of Azure Dedicated Hosts. This blog provides an update regarding the...

March 29, 2020 01:14 AM

Azure Cost Management + Billing updates - March 2020

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Whether you're a new student, thriving startup, or the largest enterprise, you have financial constraints and you need to know...

March 29, 2020 01:13 AM

Azure Sphere update 20.03 is now available

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - New Azure Sphere update 20.03, which includes enhancements and bug fixes in the Azure Sphere OS, is now available in the retail...

March 29, 2020 01:13 AM

Integrate Azure Stream Analytics with Azure Machine Learning (in preview)

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Implement machine learning models as a user-defined function (UDF) in your Azure Stream Analytics jobs to do real-time scoring...

March 29, 2020 01:12 AM

How CryptoChicks is empowering women in blockchain and AI

Enterprise -- ITBusiness.ca - CryptoChicks founded in Toronto in 2017 with the goal of bringing women into the world of blockchain and AI through hackathons,...

March 29, 2020 01:12 AM

Tech firms struggle to scale amid server hardware shortage

Enterprise -- ChannelPro - COVID-19 lockdowns continue to disrupt China's mammoth manufacturing industry

March 29, 2020 01:09 AM

2nd Gen AMD EPYC(tm) Processors and AMD Radeon Instinct(tm) MI25 GPUs Extend Microsoft Azure High Performance Cloud Offerings

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - Microsoft Azure NVv4 Virtual Machines, Now Generally Available Microsoft Azure NVv4 Virtual Machines, Now Generally Available

March 29, 2020 12:26 AM

Gartner Provides Update Regarding Conferences Through August 2020

Business Wire -- Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT), the world's leading research and advisory company, today announced that in consideration of guidelines and travel restrictions...

March 29, 2020 12:05 AM

March 28, 2020

Asia Pacific IT spending growth to drop to 1.2% in 2020 because of coronavirus, says IDC

Media -- DIGITIMES - The coronavirus pandemic continues to hamper economic activities around the globe impacting businesses and industries at nearly every...

March 28, 2020 11:45 PM

Guide to Installing an OKD 4.4 Cluster on your Home Lab

Enterprise -- OpenShift - Take OKD 4, the Community Distribution of Kubernetes that powers Red Hat OpenShift, for a test drive on your Home Lab.

Craig Robinson...

March 28, 2020 11:23 PM

OpenShift Commons Briefing: Bringing OpenShift to IBM Cloud with Chris Rosen (IBM)

Enterprise -- OpenShift - In this briefing, IBM Cloud's Chris Rosen discusses the logistics of bringing OpenShift to IBM Cloud and walk us thru how to...

March 28, 2020 11:22 PM

Microsoft powers transformation at NVIDIA's GTC Digital Conference

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - The world of supercomputing is evolving. Work once limited to high-performance computing (HPC) on-premises clusters and traditional...

March 28, 2020 11:22 PM

Microsoft is expanding the Azure Stack Edge with NVIDIA GPU preview

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - We're expanding the Microsoft Azure Stack Edge with NVIDIA T4 Tensor Core GPU preview during the GPU Technology Conference...

March 28, 2020 11:22 PM

Azure Functions Premium plan is now available in 16 new regions

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Run serverless function apps with no cold-start, virtual network connectivity, and larger instance sizes with the Azure Functions...

March 28, 2020 11:21 PM

Azure Functions Premium plan regional virtual network integration

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Regional virtual network integration is now generally available in the Azure Functions Premium plan. Run serverless function...

March 28, 2020 11:21 PM

COVID-19 has made network servers hard to find

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Supply chain shutdowns have created network servers shortages, and delivery prices have risen from hundreds to thousands of dollars.

March 28, 2020 11:18 PM

Microsoft throttles some Office 365 services to continue to meet demand

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Microsoft is making temporary adjustments to OneNote, SharePoint and Stream video conferencing features in order to try to maintain...

March 28, 2020 11:13 PM

HAnds On With Ansible collections

Enterprise -- Ansible Blog - Ansible collections have been introduced previously through two of our blogs Getting Started with Ansible Content Collections...

March 28, 2020 11:12 PM

HashiCorp Ambassador Call for Nominations

Enterprise -- HashiCorp - As HashiCorp continues to grow, open source remains the foundation of our products and communities.



In the spirit of open source,...

March 28, 2020 11:10 PM

Red Hat Accelerates AI/ML Workflows and Delivery of AI-Powered Intelligent Applications with Red Hat OpenShift

Enterprise -- RedHat - Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today highlighted that more organizations are using Red Hat OpenShift...

March 28, 2020 10:56 PM

Neo4j connector integrates graph data with business intelligence tools

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Neo4j Inc. is bringing its graph database technology to the business intelligence sphere with the addition of a connector that...

March 28, 2020 10:33 PM

Ubuntu Blog: Ceph Octopus is now available

Enterprise -- Planet Ubuntu - Ceph upstream released the first stable version of 'Octopus' today, and you can test it easily on Ubuntu with automatic upgrades...

March 28, 2020 10:33 PM

What the Best Developers Do to Be Great at Their Jobs

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Good developers are in demand-great ones, even more so. With software development employment in the U.S. expected to grow by 21%...

March 28, 2020 10:32 PM

It's never been more important to backup Office 365

Infosec -- Barracuda - The COVID-19 pandemic has caused millions of people to start working from home for the first time.  Office 365 is ideal for...

March 28, 2020 09:34 PM

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on why tech giant 'will weather the storm' amid COVID-19 outbreak

Tech -- GeekWire - Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the Microsoft Build developer conference in Seattle in May 2019.

March 28, 2020 09:27 PM