Nearly half of companies building Web-services applications have reduced spending on the projects because of the slow economy, according to research firm Gartner. But none has abandoned its work. An online survey of 111 North American companies shows a strong commitment to the set of emerging technologies. More than half say they're using, or plan to use, Web services over the next 12 months for tying together disparate IT systems within the organization and with partners and customers. Over the next 24 months, 65% of the organizations surveyed plan to use Web services for these purposes.
[Interop ITX 2017] State Of DevOps ReportThe DevOps movement brings application development and infrastructure operations together to increase efficiency and deploy applications more quickly. But embracing DevOps means making significant cultural, organizational, and technological changes. This research report will examine how and why IT organizations are adopting DevOps methodologies, the effects on their staff and processes, and the tools they are utilizing for the best results.
IT Strategies to Conquer the CloudChances are your organization is adopting cloud computing in one way or another -- or in multiple ways. Understanding the skills you need and how cloud affects IT operations and networking will help you adapt.