Profile of Joao-Pierre S. RuthSenior Writer
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Joao-Pierre S. Ruth has spent his career immersed in business and technology journalism first covering local industries in New Jersey, later as the New York editor for Xconomy delving into the city's tech startup community, and then as a freelancer for such outlets as TheStreet, Investopedia, and Street Fight. Joao-Pierre earned his bachelor's in English from Rutgers University. Follow him on Twitter: @jpruth.
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Ecommerce market for auto parts faced a rapid overhaul of its IT infrastructure when new leadership put growth plans in motion.
Next-gen cloud innovations may empower more users to establish a new balance of creation and consumption.
A panel at DeveloperWeek took a look at potential exposure organizations may face if their DevSecOps cycle does not include observability of apps.
More automation of IT operations may be on the way to industry and regulated sectors that have yet to embrace its possibilities.
After being bombarded at the start of the pandemic with new services and the need to securely connect remote staff, what comes next for CIOs?
Not every company can or wants to go cloud native but that does not mean they are completely cut off from the advantages of DevOps.
Women in IT panel talks potential benefits of taking more proactive, inclusive approaches to fill the ranks of tech teams.
Gartner analyst breaks down how the collaboration might make it easier for enterprises to deliver on AI app development in the cloud.
Change looms as the chief executive at the dominant player in cloud computing prepares to lead parent company.
Toxicology lab finds flexible way to scale up its resources that also cut costs while increasing the pace of testing.
Though some doubt low-code apps are suitable for consumers and other end users, champions of such platforms say otherwise.
When AWS bounced Parler from its servers, it raised questions about continuity of service other companies may need to consider.
Deloitte’s 2021 outlook posits enterprises should double down on digital transformation and reskilling. What about those not ready to commit to change?
Discussion with the NY Enterprise Tech Meetup pulls the curtain back on a startup evolving into a public company that works with larger players.
Closing days of CES 2021 looked at the impact cloud may have on businesses going forward and the importance of cloud architecture.
CES session presented possibilities that might be unlocked if these evolving technologies are put to work on urgent challenges.
Keynote speaker on the first night of tech conference laid out possibilities that are opening up through the new broadband cellular standard.
An expected escalation of low-code app development might mean more IT duties could be shifted to citizen developers.
Weighing complex decisions on cloud adoption and how to make the most of it is a discussion more CIOs will face this new year -- and in the future.
Personal finance company created a way to boost efficiency for developing and releasing features from its engineers.
Toy giant spoke at AWS re:Invent about its transformation to better scale its online resources to accommodate customer demand.
More options are emerging to retrain workers for possibly career-changing roles in the transforming enterprise landscape.
DeveloperWeek New York keynote examined problems and solutions to get the most out of agile software development.
Conference sessions shows midsize enterprises weigh costs and uncertainty about the cloud against potential time savings and efficiency.
Cloud resources must be prepared to adapt to tumultuous events, from sudden surges in online shopping to the repercussions of the pandemic.
AWS re:Invent speakers shared their perspectives on what propels change in their organizations.
AWS CEO talks cloud, the changing landscape of enterprise IT, and the need to be maniacal and relentless to drive reinvention.
Survey by Accenture shows some organizations have yet to realize the most value from their cloud strategies.
Supercomputing and academic resources to accelerate research into the virus shift gears as vaccines to fight the pandemic might be nearing production.
Moving to a new platform for cloud-native application development included discussions of tradeoffs and training to get teams to embrace change.
A study by Gartner points to organizations continuing and evolving IT plans that ramped up fast to move to the cloud in response to COVID-19.
It might be useful for organizations to adopt AI, automation, low-code, or no-code options for software development, but there may be limits to weigh.
Engineers and developers need to break out of their specialized zones and learn more tricks to meet hiring demands, say stakeholders.
Once the stuff of speculation, the growth of quantum software development may share some similarities with the rise of MLOps and AIOps.
A new frontier is taking shape where smart, autonomous devices running data on 5G networks process information that can lead to near real-time insights enterprises need.
The inclusion of security and artificial intelligence in the mix is making DevOps more complex but is also creating new possibilities to hasten delivery.
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
Interop Digital conference tackled why it is important for IT professionals to develop vulnerability remediation habits.
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
VMware CTO’s keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
Women in IT summit looks at what might come next in digital transformation well after the pandemic.
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
Discussion at VMworld points to possibilities that AI might open up for cloud, software development, and automation in business.
Changing human behavior and leadership support were integral to driving a more agile approach to software and firmware development.
Potential continues to build for possible technology applications at the edge of the forthcoming update to wireless infrastructure.
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
Helping end users better understand what they can do with a new resource might boost long-term adoption.
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
As technology matures to be cheaper, faster, and more powerful, it creates new possibilities with micro data centers and AI chips at the edge.
The pandemic and overall public discussions about law enforcement cast a light on streamlining and providing transparency in standards and accreditation management.
Panel at the SaaStr Annual discusses the changes cloud has brought to data and what may be on the horizon.
Survey asserts security may be increasingly top of mind, but many organizations are unsatisfied with their current footing on that front.
Continuous app deployment via the cloud can lead to errors that monitoring software may help sort out.
Continuity Global Solutions found a long-term way to handle confidential team collaboration through Workstorm’s platform.
Standard Chartered taps Truera to pull back the veil for better transparency on how its data gets analyzed and the predictions algorithms make.
More developers are going cloud native, with enterprise software production expected to follow suit, according to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.
Logan County, West Virginia, updates its emergency operations resources with cloud-based platforms that offer access to location data and onsite video.
A new certification program aims to foster more development in a segment of machine learning that would run on small devices at the edge.
A survey by Redgate highlights expectations and reservations the healthcare sector has about diving into DevOps methodology.
Federal agency finds a way to increase its efficiency tackling a growing number of projects by leveraging a solution from Smartsheet.
CTO for the global investment research firm discusses strategy to bring dev teams to public cloud and how New Relic fit into those plans.
Forrester report explores ways other sectors can learn from infrastructure deployed to support video gaming.
Adobe Experience Manager running on Red Hat OpenShift and other IBM resources intended to help regulated enterprises meet security demands.
Distributed marketing solutions provider looked to AIOps from OpsRamp as part of its modernization plan.
Revenue uncertainty triggered by the pandemic could push CIOs with tighter budgets to migrate to cloud resources, according to research company.
The future of robotics may be interwoven with the continued development of cloud computing and wireless infrastructure.
Earth observation data company takes a cloud native approach to reduce technology costs and be more responsive.
ONUG’s recent whitepaper outlines how establishing uniform event reporting could lead to improved transparency from cloud providers.
Results from a recent survey show some organizations have pushed SREs in directions that underutilize and squander their talents.
Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
Looker’s COVID-19 Data Block and the Google Cloud platform boost healthcare provider’s predictive analysis for patient care.
Results from a survey point to an interwoven future for cloud strategies and the implementation of real-time CI.
Tech workers coping with changing roles or a job loss due to the pandemic may have to realign their skillset to get back in the running.
An assessment of projects managed by Gigster show increased interest among enterprises to use for-hire expertise.
5G networks and the substantial shift to remote operations are making edge computing a new frontier for digital transformation in the enterprise.
Responses show increased adoption of the methodology across more tiers of their organizations and closer ties between business and IT.
Changing gears to another framework helped reduce boot times and resource usage, especially during traffic spikes.
Former director of learning shares some of the mindset that drives the electric car maker’s strategy for fueling external and internal adoption.
IBM, Red Hat, and others combine resources to help lay the foundation for the next era of wireless connectivity and edge computing.
Understanding what developers want to upskill may be vital for retention and recruitment in an increasingly competitive search for top talent.
With remote operations in place, organizations face mixed IT environments that could raise new concerns as they maintain operations.
Fluctuating needs for memory and the ease of automation compelled the commission processor to look for new alternatives to old methods.
Opening sessions from the online conference offered insights on technologies that businesses might focus on to grow beyond the pandemic.
Organizations have long-term decisions, shaped by their responses to COVID-19, to make on cloud and digital transformation.
A fund to support projects studying the virus offers to make cloud technology more accessible to the research teams that aim to turn the tide on the pandemic.
Survey shows that schisms between C-suite expectations and the rest of the organization could hamper returns on plans to go digital.
With many organizations altering their operations in response to COVID-19, there are applications available that could aid in adapting to the current circumstances.
Developer of community solar farms scaled up software development through Copado’s platform.
Pressures from the pandemic expose risks of waiting too long to transform, get agile, and establish a path for scaling up.
HPE's IT as-a-service turns to a third party to handle its access management.
An aircraft parts supplier explores a cloud-based resource to transform how it responds to demand.
Gartner discusses how organizations rely on the cloud infrastructure to keep up with their needs during the pandemic.
Alternatives to visiting testing centers are being put into place for IT professionals seeking accreditation.
A consortium forms to crunch data that might help researchers get a better understanding of the virus faster.
Disruptive ideas can give organizations ways to maintain operations in a time of quarantines and social distancing.
With organizations compelled to push work out to remote, cloud security becomes a very tangible matter.
Functions that were primarily the domain of VMs are being picked up by other resources, but does that mean the end for virtual machines?
As DevOps matures, so too must the skills required to drive future phases of transformation.
IT and data directors from enterprises still have some questions about strategies to shake up their infrastructure with new technology and practices.
Treating databases like code for deployment might be another step toward transformation, but these are still the early days in the process.