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Enterprise data is proliferating at such a ridiculous pace that the folks in your organization simply can't make sense of it all. But it's not just the volume of data that cripples decision-makers – it's the ability (or lack thereof) to access information how, where and when they need....
The success of extracting people-oriented business intelligence depends upon the ability to collect every possible expression and derive the business observations from it. Usually this is done by implementing machine-learning algorithms running on large datasets using Big Data and clou...
Massive in scale, hyperscale cloud infrastructures are defining new storage efficiencies as there are intense economical and operational pressures to do more with less, while building and maintaining expansive and complex multi-tiered storage data centers in order to scale, reduce TCO ...
APIs are the foundational element of a mobile app strategy, and are necessary to truly get an enterprise’s massive amounts of data into a usable framework on a mobile device. However, what makes a great API that developers will be successful building against? What's the best architectu...
There has been a ton of buzz in the industry lately around hybrid cloud. From enterprises developing multi-vendor cloud strategies to hosting providers offering products that take advantage of different infrastructure types, there has been a definite shift toward hybrid clouds as the p...
Everyone is talking about the benefits of “the Cloud,” but are you ready to pick up and move your business applications? With Windows Server 2003 end of life approaching, companies are faced with moving large numbers of enterprise applications. Learn how you can modernize your applicat...
A myriad of new methodologies and technologies from Cloud Computing to BYOD have changed the IT landscape demonstrably. In parallel, higher-value functions around data, customer engagement and revenue growth are pushing CIOs to consider alternative approaches. The nexus is moving IT to...
They may be small in terms of the number of employees, but small businesses stand to reap big benefits when it comes to cloud computing. Cloud is uniquely suited to meet the needs of a small business trying to grow quickly. If you are an entrepreneur or own a small business, here are...
With the rapid rise of open cloud services, organizations face a future of sourcing and integrating functionality from multiple open APIs. But harnessing this API-centric ‘cloud of clouds’ to deliver competitive applications is not simple. You will need to understand and adopt new disc...
Health care providers are finding new ways to access and share patient information to improve patient care while reducing overall cost of doing so. In their session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, Sachin Agarwal, VP of Product Marketing and Strategy at SOA Software, and Gene D...
The cloud can be used for many purposes. Securing a second copy of your backups offsite is a wise cloud use scenario and one that may save your or your clients’ businesses one day. In his session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, Chris Francesconi, Sales Engineer for StorageCraft...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Stratogent, a custom managed services organization, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 13th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–7, 2013, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Stratogent is a custom managed servic...
Compuware has announced it has set the highest Quality of Service standard in the industry for an APM solution delivered as-a-service. Compuware now guarantees 99.9 percent availability of its industry-largest global synthetic monitoring platform. The solution is offered on a subscript...
Enterprise Cloud adoption revolves around pushing the BYOD movement and focusing on data security. In his session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, Ross Brouse, COO and President of Solar VPS, will cover how cloud adoption is driven by consumerism and how humanity needs to socia...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CheckAction will exhibit at SYS-CON's 13th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 4–7, 2013, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. CheckAction is collaborative project management software developed by I.T. eng...
What if you could re-invent the telephone company and/or OTT (over-the-top) services using WebRTC? Do you remember all of their service upgrades on top of basic phone services? Here are some of the services from telecoms of yesteryear and even Skype from a decade ago: In/Outbound minu...
The benefits of an EMC virtual infrastructure plug into nearly all Oracle environments today, without changing the Oracle database software or applications. In this guide we will discuss a variety of ways in which small investments can have s dramatic effect in helping DBAs accomplish ...
Akamai on Wednesday introduced the Akamai Open Platform Initiative. Designed to give customers and partners the ability to more easily architect for Akamai services, the set of programs and components that comprise the Open Platform Initiative is intended to create more opportunities f...
WebRTC as a technology for real-time communication is gaining a lot of traction and as we move to using WebRTC in real-world use cases, how does a cloud-based WebRTC infrastructure fit into this equation? In his session at WebRTC Summit, Badri Rajasekar, VP of Engineering at TokBox, ...
Learn how to build WebRTC applications from scratch, all the while discussing many of the issues surrounding WebRTC development in a business environment. In his session at WebRTC Summit, Rod Apeldoorn, server-side lead with tawk.com and EasyRTC, used EasyRTC Open Source. The added co...
Compuware on Wednesday announced the availability of the new Compuware APMaaS Platform. The platform now offers a simplified, zero-configuration user interface for quick time-to-value. Customers are now able to manage mobile, web, and third-party performance, powered by its global thir...
Gartner, Inc. on Tuesday highlighted the top ten technologies and trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2014. Analysts presented their findings during Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, being held here through October 10. Gartner defines a strategic technology as one with th...
New research from Simon Management Group reveals that despite the high percentage of companies who use DBA tools, a majority of companies still struggle with database change and configuration management issues that impede the first-time success rate of business-critical application dep...
License and compliance management was difficult when most everything you needed was terrestrial – on the ground, tangible, and countable. But as assets float toward and into the cloud, license and compliance management are more complex, more challenging, and even more important. In h...
Like most companies, yours is probably building both an internal, flexible IT environment and leveraging the power of public cloud providers (i.e., Amazon, Azure, etc.). Each plays a key role in the IT footprint – and together, they offer unparalleled flexibility, efficiency and the ag...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Harbinger Systems, a global provider of software engineering services, has been named “e-Bulletin Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 13th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 4–7, 2013, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, C...
As web applications continue to proliferate, identity theft and fraud expand to chronic levels in the US. Back in 2006, the FTC reported over 8M victims of identity theft with cases costing $5000 and 1200 hours to repair the damage, and it’s only gotten worse since then. MasterCard and...
SYS-CON Events announced today that AppZero, the fastest way to move enterprise applications to the cloud, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 13th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–7, 2013, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. AppZero is the fas...
The way organizations are consuming IT services is evolving, driven by the cloud and mobile era. Cloud enables new IT service delivery models. This represents a disruptive change for both business and IT, but with this comes increased complexities and expanded management and integratio...
In a move that disrupts the rapidly growing worldwide IT management market for emerging enterprises and departmental/line-of-business customers, CA Technologies on Tuesday announced the availability of CA Nimsoft Monitor Snap – a free, feature-rich version of its acclaimed CA Nimsoft M...
The journey to private cloud computing begins and ends with virtualization. Removing the physical 1:1 relationship between Oracle database instances and the server hardware they run on unlocks new capabilities for Oracle DBAs. This white paper explores the advantages of EMC for Oracle ...
The conversation of “Why Cloud?” has long since passed for many businesses and the question has transitioned into “How Cloud?”, or more importantly, “Is it safe?” Much is at stake protecting your business and your customers, and naturally, you should be cautious. Managing security in t...
From delivering breakthrough software solutions for cloud, mobility and security to helping IT professionals manage and accelerate service delivery from the device to the data center, CA Technologies sees innovation (and innovative thinkers) as its core mission. CA has brought togeth...
Now make the right tactical decisions to navigate FedRAMP successfully. FedRAMP – or the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program – is a Cloud Service Provider’s gateway to the lucrative world of federal contracting. However there are tactical engineering decisions that must ...
Take your business seamlessly from AWS to OpenStack, or even adopt a hybrid cloud strategy using public and private OpenStack clouds. In his session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, DeWayne Filppi, Director of Solution Architecture at GigaSpaces, will discuss how to build a por...
The way software is developed and deployed is undergoing an enormous shift. Hardware used to provide resilience - now you design for failure. Developers used to focus on just development - now they must think of test and deployment from the start. Old models are replaced by the agile m...
Nothing levels the playing field like cloud computing, at least in terms of smaller businesses being able to gain a foothold in a particular market. Small and midsize businesses have much to gain from embracing business cloud solutions. Cloud platforms allow SMEs to compete in the cl...
Reduce infrastructure costs, ensure service quality, and improve SAP user experience so SAP runs better! Today, with the latest generation of cloud technologies and leverage of global EMC and VMware partners, SAP customers can capitalize on the benefits of virtualization while reducing...
Businesses today have a distinct desire to develop recurring revenue streams to improve customer lifetime value and as a result they have been focusing on delivering new digital services via a subscription based model. This focus is creating a radical shift in the market, driving new r...
Let’s face it, developers rule. They have instantaneous access to technology resources that can be spun up easily without your knowledge. It is this pressure that is driving the inevitability of Cloud adoption across enterprise IT. If you still think of your IT organization as a cost c...