Woodstock Wire: Enterprise System News

July 23, 2021

The Linux Foundation Announces Conference Schedule for Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference 2021

PR Newswire -- The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the full schedule for Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference 2021, the leading conference for open source developers,...

July 23, 2021 06:12 PM

Teradata Joins TM Forum to Support the Cloud Journeys of Global Communications Services Providers

Business Wire -- Teradata will help telco customers more seamlessly move their data infrastructure to the cloud by collaborating inside TM Forum.

July 23, 2021 03:53 PM

Software AG Announces New Management Team

Business Wire -- Software AG (Frankfurt MDAX(r): SOW) today announced a new Management Team structure. This new team will include four Management Board members, plus two internal appointments: Scott Little will become Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Dr. Benno Quade will...

July 23, 2021 03:50 PM

New TED AI Lab Featuring Cerebras Systems CS-1 AI Accelerator Opens in Tokyo

Business Wire -- New TED AI Lab Featuring Cerebras Systems CS-1 AI Accelerator Opens in Tokyo

July 23, 2021 02:58 AM

July 22, 2021

SolarWinds Completes Spin-Off of its MSP Business;N-able, Inc. Begins Trading as Independent, Publicly Traded Company

Business Wire -- SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE: SWI) ("SolarWinds"), a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, and N-able, Inc. (NYSE:NABL) ("N-able"), a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for managed service providers,...

July 22, 2021 03:18 AM

Agilysys Names 25-Year Technology Veteran To Lead Business Expansion In Australia and New Zealand

Business Wire -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation cloud-native SaaS & on-premise hospitality software solutions and services, today announced the appointment of Justin Reynolds as Senior Director of Sales - Australia, New Zealand....

July 22, 2021 03:09 AM

Virtuozzo Acquires OnApp, Enabling More Comprehensive Intuitive Cloud Infrastructure Solutions for Service Providers

Business Wire -- Virtuozzo acquires OnApp, increasing Cloud, Managed and Hosting Service Providers' abilities to deliver XaaS pay-as-you-go solutions to end customers.

July 22, 2021 03:08 AM

July 20, 2021

Azure VM Image Builder Service Now Generally Available

Enterprise -- InfoQ - Azure has recently announced the general availability of Azure VM Image Builder service, the managed service built on HashiCorp Packer to create Linux or Windows virtual machine images and be compliant with security policies across Azure and Azure...

July 20, 2021 04:12 AM

Future-Proofing Distribution Systems with Quantum Computing

MDM - Distribution-Trends -- Quantum computing offers a significant opportunity to solve complex constrained optimization problems in near real-time, as demanded by modern distribution challenges, with more accuracy and better answers to drive better decisions.

July 20, 2021 04:10 AM

AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon EBS io2 Block Express Volumes

Business Wire -- AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon EBS io2 Block Express Volumes

July 20, 2021 03:14 AM

IBM Reports 2021 Second-Quarter Results

Business Wire -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced second-quarter 2021 earnings results. "In the second quarter client adoption of our hybrid cloud platform contributed to strong performance in Global Business Services and software and drove improved overall...

July 20, 2021 03:13 AM

July 18, 2021

Why 90% of machine learning models never hit the market

Media -- The Next Web - Corporations are going through rough times. And I'm not talking about the pandemic and the stock market volatility. The times are uncertain, and having to make customer experiences more and more seamless and immersive isn't taking off any...

July 18, 2021 08:00 PM

The Distributed Cloud - An Emerging Concept in the Cloud Industry

Enterprise -- dinCloud - One of the best things about the Cloud is that it is always evolving to suit new use cases and scenarios. The very flexibility of the Cloud is one of its main selling points, as the digital world around us is also changing quite rapidly.

July 18, 2021 07:56 PM

Azure Automation support for User Assigned Managed Identities is now in public preview

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Use user-assigned identities for Azure Automation runbook jobs.

July 18, 2021 07:47 PM

Microsoft Ignite: Five areas Microsoft's channel bosses wants partners to prioritise

Enterprise -- CRN-UK - The vendor's channel team tells partners where they should invest as it rolls out new incentives around marketplaces, Teams and security

Microsoft's channel execs told partners where they should invest as it rolled out a raft of...

July 18, 2021 07:47 PM

Accelerate your Azure migration and modernization journey with expanded programs and offers

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - In the past year, organizations increasingly turned to the cloud to survive potential business disruptions. At Microsoft, we partnered with businesses of all sizes, to help them take advantage of the scalability, remote work enablement,...

July 18, 2021 07:43 PM

Five biggest launches from Microsoft Inspire

Enterprise -- CRN-UK - Microsoft's Inspire conference got underway yesterday, with CEO Satya Nadella and other senior leaders within the company using their keynote speeches to reveal several important announcements for both consumers and partners.


July 18, 2021 07:42 PM

11 Azure announcements from Inspire 2021

Enterprise -- CRN - The new Microsoft Azure products, features and services.

July 18, 2021 07:25 PM

Public preview: Azure Service Bus support for large messages

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - You can now send and receive message payloads of up to 100MB in Azure Service Bus premium tier namespaces.

July 18, 2021 07:22 PM

Gartner sees strong bounceback in global IT spending led by cloud and devices

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $4.2 trillion in 2021, up of 8.6% from 2020, according to a new forecast by Gartner, Inc. After a trough amid the pandemic-related slowdown in 2020, when spending grew just .9%, investments are...

July 18, 2021 07:18 PM

General availability: Deliver a secure hybrid workplace with Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Learn about our new announcements and product updates for Azure Virtual Desktop at Microsoft Inspire 2021.

July 18, 2021 07:15 PM

Public preview: Event Grid integration with AKS

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Automate AKS operations by subscribing to events and handling them.

July 18, 2021 07:12 PM

Public preview: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) smart defaults

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Use scenario-specific cluster configurations to get going quickly and easily, while retaining the ability to customize to meet your unique needs as needed.

July 18, 2021 07:12 PM

General availability: New Azure Monitor built-in policy for Log Analytics workspace and linked automation account

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - A new Azure Monitor built-in policy gives you control to provision central Log Analytics workspaces and linked automation account across your subscriptions consistently.

July 18, 2021 07:12 PM

Azure AD authentication for Application Insights

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Azure Monitor application insights now supports Azure Active Directory authentication. helping you ensure that only authenticated telemetry is ingested.

July 18, 2021 07:12 PM

Call recording in public preview for Azure Communication Services

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Call recording for Azure Communication Services helps to simplify and improve the recording process during calls.

July 18, 2021 06:57 PM

Insights and workbooks for Azure Cosmos DB now in general availability

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Now generally available, Azure Monitor insights and Azure Monitor workbooks make it easier to visualize and customize metrics for dynamic monitoring of your Azure Cosmos DB resource.

July 18, 2021 06:57 PM

Azure Machine Learning public preview announcements July 2021.

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - New features Custom Containers in Managed Online Endpoints and Job Creation UI are now available in preview in Azure Machine Learning.

July 18, 2021 06:57 PM

Confidential computing using Always Encrypted with secure enclaves for Azure SQL Database in general availability

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Always Encrypted with secure enclaves helps prevent malicious admins and malware from exfiltrating sensitive data, while enabling in-place encryption and rich confidential computations, including pattern matching, range comparisons, and...

July 18, 2021 06:52 PM

General availability: Application Insights integration with App Services for Java & Node.js apps

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Integration of Azure Monitor application insights with App Services now enables you to monitor your Java & Node.js apps directly from Azure portal, without making any changes to your code, with just a click of a button.

July 18, 2021 06:52 PM

Azure SQL enabled by Azure Arc generally available on July 30, 2021.

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Bring cloud data management to data workloads on-premises, at the edge, and in multicloud environments.

July 18, 2021 06:50 PM

Public preview: Azure Spring Cloud New Relic One integration and additional feature updates

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Azure Spring Cloud now supports New Relic One for performance monitoring (in preview), reduced minimum app instance sizes, automated app deployments with Terraform and Azure Pipelines, and Azure Virtual Network in Azure China.

July 18, 2021 06:49 PM

General availability: Azure Spring Cloud Pricing Model Change

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Upcoming changes to base units in Azure Spring Cloud Basic and Standard will result in lower costs for many customers.

July 18, 2021 06:48 PM

Public preview: API Management and Event Grid integration

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Azure API Management has now been updated to publish events to Event Grid.

July 18, 2021 06:48 PM

Free Extended Security Updates only on Azure for Windows Server 2012 /R2and SQL Server 2012

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - Learn how you can take advantage of free Extended Security only Azure for workloads running on Windows Server 2012/R2 and SQL Server 2012 releases.

July 18, 2021 06:48 PM

Drive growth with the most partner-focused business platform

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - The Microsoft Cloud opportunity is stronger than ever with over 95 percent of Fortune 500 companies using Azure, over 145 million daily active users on Microsoft Teams, and over 250,000 organizations using Microsoft Dynamics 365 and...

July 18, 2021 06:47 PM

Innovate from cloud to edge on your terms with Azure

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - The challenges of the past year revealed that serving and making a difference for each other, our communities, and the world around us is more critical than ever. In order to persevere and drive business success, organizations must...

July 18, 2021 06:47 PM

Automation Savings Planner

Enterprise -- Ansible Blog - Pre-plan your automation savings with Red Hat Insights for Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform

Enterprise organizations understand that to be leaders in their industries, they must change the way they deliver applications, improve their...

July 18, 2021 06:46 PM

Using ML/AI to Support Infrastructure Monitoring

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Successful infrastructure monitoring enables IT teams to ensure constant uptime and performance of their company's systems. Technologies like machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) benefit infrastructure monitoring by more...

July 18, 2021 06:42 PM

Now available: Azure Purview product glossary

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - The Azure Purview product glossary provides comprehensive set of product terms and definitions used in Azure Purview features and functionality.

July 18, 2021 06:40 PM

Disk pool for Azure VMware Solution now in public preview

Enterprise -- Azure Updates - With disk pool, Azure VMware Solution customers can now access Azure Disk Storage for high-performance, durable block storage. Customer can scale their storage independent of compute and handle their growing data needs more cost-effectively.

July 18, 2021 06:40 PM

Rocky Linux Emerges as a CentOS Replacement

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - Rocky Linux was created to offer the community an alternative following Red Hat's recent decision to shift its focus away from CentOS-the open source version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). However, the Linux distro's popularly can also...

July 18, 2021 06:23 PM

Paralyzed Man's Brain Signals Decoded to Words by AI and BCI

Life -- Psychology Today - Facebook-funded UCSF researchers decode words and sentences from a paralyzed man's brain activity using AI deep learning and a brain-computer interface (BCI).

July 18, 2021 05:16 AM

Microsoft reveals first Windows 365 pricing for PCs in the cloud

Tech -- The Verge - Microsoft announced its new Windows 365 service yesterday, but the company said it wouldn't discuss pricing options until the Cloud PCs launch on August 2nd. Now, Microsoft has inadvertently revealed one pricing option, allowing businesses...

July 18, 2021 03:11 AM

How to install Netstat on Linux

Tech -- Addictive Tips - Netstat is a Linux tool that system admins use for analyzing network stats. It comes in handy when you're trying to take a deeper look at your Linux machine and how it is handling networking. In this guide, we'll show you how to install...

July 18, 2021 02:51 AM

July 16, 2021

SHI International Wins Multiple Microsoft Awards, Demonstrating Innovation in Modern End User Computing Solutions

Business Wire -- SHI International, one of the world's largest technology solutions providers, was recognized at the Microsoft Inspire event this week, receiving two prestigious Microsoft partner awards: Microsoft Surface Hub Reseller of the Year and 2021 Microsoft US...

July 16, 2021 02:52 AM

Platform9 Unveils First Managed KubeVirt Solution to Unify Virtual Machines and Kubernetes Stacks

Business Wire -- Platform9, the leader in open-source private, edge, and hybrid cloud-native technologies and the first to offer enterprises a complete SaaS management plane for Kubernetes, today announced the launch of Platform9 Managed KubeVirt. Platform9...

July 16, 2021 02:51 AM

July 14, 2021

Red Hat Extends Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 as a Foundation for More Secure Computing with Second FIPS 140-2 Validation

Business Wire -- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 adds FIPS 140-2 validation, extends secure foundation for sensitive computing.

July 14, 2021 06:14 PM

Emails indicate Amazon's use of force while seeking JEDI cloud contract, GOP lawmakers say

Tech -- GeekWire - The Pentagon. (GeekWire File Photo)Previously undisclosed emails appear to indicate that as Amazon pursued the now-canceled $10 billion JEDI cloud contract, it enlisted such an array of Defense Department influencers that a pair of Republican...

July 14, 2021 04:20 PM