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  • BrandPost: Get Agile: Is your IT Infrastructure Ready? September 25, 2020
    Data is the currency of business innovation, but — according to an April 2019 Forbes Insights report — only 12% of organizations have a comprehensive, enterprise-wide data strategy or have started executing one. Without a comprehensive strategy, innovation can be difficult — if not impossible.But there’s good news: a comprehensive plan that incorporates DataOps. DataOps […]
  • BrandPost: Evolving the IT Culture to Embrace DataOps September 25, 2020
    IDC defines DataOps as “a practice that enhances collaboration between data consumers and data creators — either of which can be humans or machines.”Built on the theory of DevOps, DataOps goes much further, since it is more than just merging two engineering-related disciplines. Instead, “DataOps encompasses everyone from the beginning of the data supply chain […]
  • BrandPost: How to Simplify Management to Improve Storage Performance September 25, 2020
    Flash storage is the defacto standard for many businesses and government agencies today. The reason? Flash has several benefits. Most important: the fact that it is extremely fast versus spinning hard disk drives. It’s also rewritable and non-volatile.When it first launched flash was expensive and difficult to integrate with existing storage offerings. However, today, as […]
  • BrandPost: 3 Reasons to Consider NVMe and SCM September 25, 2020
    It seems like everything organizations are focusing on right now relates to data, and not just small volumes of data. Take the extremely large data sets and high-powered advanced analytics that scientists are using to analyze COVID-19 transmissions. Traditional storage simply isn’t engineered to handle the speed that these applications require and the volumes of […]
  • 10 best entry-level IT certifications to launch your career September 25, 2020
    Certifications give your resume more credibility and can make you more marketable to recruiters and hiring managers. And at the entry-level, they’re a great way to stand out from other candidates — and even boost your pay.As you grow in your career, you’ll want to consider more advanced certifications to continue your professional development. By then, […]
  • The CIO Show: Biz-managed IT, coming out from the shadows September 25, 2020
    Much of the discussion about Shadow IT has focussed on the cyber and other risks associated with staff bringing in apps and accessing cloud platforms often without the knowledge – let alone permission - of CIOs and other tech leaders.But for many staff, especially those whose jobs demand higher levels of collaboration and communication, there’s […]
  • BrandPost: Building a container strategy―13 potholes to avoid September 24, 2020
    Containers and the rise of Kubernetes is the most talked-about, most impactful IT technology today. Containers give enterprises the ability to do amazing things, like build applications faster, move workloads between platforms, and optimize their environments.Used correctly, containers open the agility doors of the organization and enable teams to build solutions faster than ever before. But, as […]
  • BrandPost: Modernizing your big data estate – the time has come September 24, 2020
    In the technology and data analytics space, I’m continually reminded that the only constant is change. This industry loves to innovate. Time and again we innovate to overcome immediate and future challenges – with solutions that address the need for more data, faster analytics, and better architecture.The innovation typically follows a trajectory of something ground-breaking, […]
  • BrandPost: How a major retailer quickly met a dramatic increase in online orders due to COVID-19 September 24, 2020
    When the COVID-19 pandemic overwhelmed the globe, agility became the top priority for just about every business. Almost overnight, organizations needed to quickly adapt to a new normal – from ensuring employees could work from home to ramping up online options for goods and services.The inside story of how one retailer quickly adapted One industry […]
  • BrandPost: Highly intelligent products with AIOps/IoT: A map for greater productivity September 24, 2020
    When was the last time you used paper maps and traffic updates from your radio to get to a destination? I threw away my stack of various maps a long time ago! Most people today rely on real-time navigation with its built-in traffic awareness to move reliably and quickly on their journey. Yet, I find […]