Transforming to a microservices architecture requires coordination across all disciplines. It won't be easy, but it promises plenty of benefits. By Brent Cromley Jr., SVP of Engineering, Zuora , 8/22/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT organizations struggling to transition to DevOps should take heart. Serverless architecture can provide many of the same benefits without the steep learning curve. By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/17/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The emergence of DevOps practices means IT pros must expand their skills and the companies they work for must help foster that learning. By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 8/16/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Some companies believe that collaboration in today's agile workplace suffers when employees are full-time telecommuters.By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 8/15/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It takes internal "grit" to cope with business and technology changes. Lynn Christensen of Workday shares some advice on building resilience.By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/10/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The next step in analytics -- augmented analytics -- brings automation and new degrees of insight into an analytics initiative.By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 8/9/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Most job seekers don't look for specific perks, but the things an employer offers can provide a valuable glimpse into the corporate culture.By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 8/8/20172 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Field workers often create Excel spreadsheets to track data and run their processes. But what happens when there are dozens of these? Here's how Carlsberg Danmark centralized business process management, created an orderly system with consistent data, and saved hundreds of hours in backoffice time.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In any IT project scope creep can act as a noxious weed, leading to project bloat, extra costs and time delays.By Shafat Qazi, Founder and CEO, BQE Software , 8/7/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Yes, user feedback about an app is useful, but only to a degree. Here are some other ways to evaluate an app.By Hunter Jensen, founder and CEO, Barefoot Solutions, , 8/3/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Whether the cause is immature technology, outdated processes and skills, or a shift in corporate mindset, IT projects can go wrong at midstream.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/28/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A swarm of collaboration tools in the typical enterprise presents challenges such as data silos and tool overload for managers. The solution just might be more, but better, tools.By Steve Flavell, co-CEO and co-founder of LoopUp , 7/26/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Once the rising star of web development, Ruby on Rails has fallen into a secondary role in the corporate world.By Kristoffer Frisch-Ekenes, Bootcamp Leader at Coding Dojo , 7/24/20173 comments | Read | Post a Comment
After a two-year effort, the Open Container Initiative has its image specification and runtime spec ready for vendors and container users.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/19/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Cloud-based application development has taken big strides, and it's delivering benefits for enterprises such as federal agencies.By Charles Fullwood, Force 3 , 7/18/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
[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.
Infographic: The State of DevOps in 2017Is DevOps helping organizations reduce costs and time-to-market for software releases? What's getting in the way of DevOps adoption? Find out in this InformationWeek and Interop ITX infographic on the state of DevOps in 2017.
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.