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The road to DevOps success is littered with myths and misconceptions. Here are the largest potholes you need to avoid. [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
Source Information Week
Preparing for his trip to Interop in Las Vegas, an InterOptic exec shares his recommendations for sessions to attend. [...]
Wed, May 08, 2019
Source Information Week
A returning visitor to Interop in Las Vegas outlines what sets the conference apart from so many other technology events. [...]
Wed, May 01, 2019
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Many believe that DR (disaster recovery) is built into the cloud. It's not. Although many cloud providers do a fair job of making sure you can recover your data, you could be missing out on the capabilities that truly define a DR system. These include the abilities to:Separate data from [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
Source Infoworld
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai this week gave the green light to a merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, currently the third- and fourth-largest mobile carriers respectively. The nation's top telecom regulator agreed to the $26 billion merger, but with some conditions -- the most notable being that Sprint would sell off its [...]
Thu, May 23, 2019
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The U.S. Postal Service has announced a pilot project using self-driving trucks. It will conduct the two-week experiment in collaboration with TuSimple, an autonomous driving technology company based in San Diego. TuSimple's contract with the postal service calls for one of the company's self-driving trucks to make five round trips [...]
Wed, May 22, 2019
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Security is a trending topic again, thanks to recent data leaks involving big corporations. For example, as reported by ZDNet, Chinese companies have leaked an astonishing 590 million resumes. Most of the resume leaks occurred because of poorly secured databases, which were left exposed online without a password or ended [...]
Wed, May 22, 2019
Source Infoworld
Next-generation 5G mobile communications technology could have a harmful impact on weather forecasting in the United States, based on expert testimony presented before a U.S. House committee during a hearing on the future of weather forecasting. Interference from 5G wireless phones could reduce the accuracy of weather forecasts by 30 [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
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Public cloud providers surprised a great deal of people when they came out with proprietary private clouds. (That's where actual hardware and software support a subset of public cloud services.) I'm pretty sure they don't like me to call them that, but that's really what they are: public cloud analogs [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
Source Infoworld
When it comes to building distributed applications at scale, containers have become the logical deployment tool. They let you wrap up code at a service level, keeping your application separate from its data. Once deployed, orchestration tools such as Kubernetes manage scaling, monitoring CPU and memory usage, and deploying new [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
Source Infoworld
I went to Lenovo Accelerate last week and feasted my eyes on one of the most innovative PCs I've ever seen. However, as I absorbed the rest of Lenovo's announcements, I realized I was looking at just the tip of what could be a significant coming change in [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
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