SOA World Magazine

Enterprises are moving more and more applications to the cloud. Gartner predicts that the bulk of new IT spending by 2016 will be for cloud computing platforms and applications and that nearly half of large enterprises will have cloud deployments by the end of 2017.1 The far-rea... (more)
Cloud Expo® New York Early Bird Savings here! More and more enterprises today are doing business by opening up their data and applications through APIs. Though forward-thinking and strategic, exposing APIs also increases the surface area for potential attack by hackers. To benef... (more)
Are you developing or hosting PHP applications? Are you doing performance sanity checks along your delivery pipeline? No? Not Yet? Then start with a quick check. It only takes 15 minutes and it really pays off. As a developer you can improve your code, and as somebody responsible... (more)
Click Here to Download White Paper Now! Many cloud hosting providers have achieved ticket-of-entry credibility in the data warehousing industry by building simple colocation centers. A first-tier database as a service (DBaaS) contender, however, is set apart by a value-added ser... (more)
Poorly performing websites, like Twitter's recent fiasco with Ellen's selfie, are a constant source of irritation for users. At first you think it's your computer, or maybe someone on your block is downloading the entire "Game of Thrones" series. But, when nothing changes after r... (more)
Cloud computing security can be a conundrum. The point of using the public cloud is to outsource certain infrastructure and application needs to third party providers, after all. How can you secure your data once it leaves your perimeter and your control? As puzzling as it may se... (more)
In my previous blog I contrasted the latest net neutrality developments in the EU with the situation in the U.S. Neither decision will settle the argument and the two camps will continue to debate the topic for the foreseeable future. On both sides of the argument and the ocean, ... (more)
While organizations spend the next few days and weeks patching OpenSSL vulnerabilities, the realization is setting in that we may never know the full extent of the damage caused by Heartbleed. Although Heartbleed was only announced in early April, it has actually been present in... (more)
By Caleb Benedict, Research Analyst, GIS and IoT GIS technology is being used in the healthcare industry today for patient care and preventative medicine among other things. Hospitals and other organizations, with GIS and big data resources now have the ability to collect geograp... (more)
DevOps Summit Early Bird Savings here! Maintaining lower development environments can become an unbearable headache. Changes to an application, service or API are seldom completely testable, leaving us to discover broken code when it's too late. This lack of visibility into appl... (more)
Setting up a deployment process on the cloud means a variety of choices. Most likely you're prepared to make some tradeoffs. But getting a view across these potential tradeoffs can be difficult. Here are six popular deployments and advice for making the best choice for your organ... (more)
Click Here to Download This Whitepaper Now! In this report Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) analysts explore the ways in which gaining visibility and control over high-privilege access helps organizations achieve regulatory compliance, assure responsible governance, and im... (more)
DevOps Summit Early Bird Savings here! SYS-CON Events announced today that ActiveState, providers of Stackato, the platform for the agile enterprise, has been named "Silver Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 2nd DevOps Summit, which will take place on June 10-12, 2014, at the Javits Center i... (more)
The “Heartbleed” bug, an encryption flaw that could expose usernames and passwords stored on about two-thirds of Internet servers, has given the Web-surfing world cause for concern and plenty of password changes. But there’s another step you should always take where possible to ... (more)
RICHMOND, Va., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After only five years in business, Oyster Consulting has been named the 2014 Best North American Regulatory Advisory Firm by Hedgeweek magazine readers. To select the winners, 41,000 subscribers cast their vote, pulling opinions on th... (more)
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Trustlook Inc., provider of innovative next-generation mobile security solutions, announced the first antivirus application integrated with full protection of Heartbleed vulnerability. This Antivirus application provides three major ... (more)
MONTVALE, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/14 -- Beneficial Holdings Inc. (OTC Pink: BFHJ) (PINKSHEETS: BFHJ) today announced that its Energy Management Subsidiary, BFHJ Energy Solutions, LLC, completed its previously-announced acquisition of Green Econometrics. The Company issued 6... (more)
Diligent Consulting Inc. (Diligent), a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Information Technology Services company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas announced today that it was awarded a $1.7M contract under the NETCENTS-2 Application Services Small Business ... (more)
Like every one I am updating my terminology to reflect the shift that occurred – Business and technical executives immediately get that when combined with a world of smart, connected devices then Cloud computing only makes more sense. We have entered an age where IoT Cloud Compu... (more)
By Peter Rogers, Principal Mobility Architect, Cognizant There has been a lot of media attention on Heartbleed and as always that means a lot of bizarre and often conflicting advice.  I sat down (for a very long time) to find the truth of the matter and bring it together in one ... (more)
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