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LogicMonitor Releases IT Downtime Detection and Mitigation Study

Source:-devops.com Although 99.999% availability may be IT’s ambition, it’s far from reality. In March 2019, Google’s Gmail experienced a 4.5-hour global outage. In the same month, Facebook suffered a 14-hour outage, its most massive outage to date, crippling app-accessibility worldwide. Downtime and low availability will likely occur to all systems eventually, especially when introducing code changes. When outages occur, it’s truly the detection systems and smart mitigation processes that separate quick rebounds from long recoveries. LogicMonitor has released its IT

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Navisite Achieves AWS WellArchitect-ed Partner Status

Source:-aithority.com Navisite announced today that through its acquisition of clckwrk, an Advanced Consulting Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN), it has achieved the AWS Well-Architected Partner status, which recognizes that Navisite has the expertise to deliver AWS Well-Architected reviews for existing application workloads or new applications based on AWS Well-Architected Framework best practices. Achieving the AWS Well-Architected Partner status differentiates Navisite as an APN member that provides specialized demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success in

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VA Sees Workforce Reforms Necessary for DevOps Adoption

Source:-governmentciomedia.com The agency is focusing on changes in training and culture that foster the adoption of agile development methodologies. The official leading the charge in bringing a DevOps framework to the Department of Veterans Affairs says training is key to the agency facilitating its overall digital modernization. Training and workforce reform play critical roles in the agency’s broader IT transformation, said Director of DevOps Implementation Patty Craighill at the March 10 ATARC Federal DevOps Summit. This led to a particular

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Technical Debt – The Anti-DevOps Culture

Source:-devblogs.microsoft.com App Dev Manager Silviano Blea explores the idea of how “technical debt” can work against an organization’s ability to adapt and transform in their DevOps journey. Technical Debt can be defined as as “the concept in software development that reflects the implied cost of additional rework caused by choosing an easy (limited) and faster solution now instead of a using a better approach that would take longer”. I will also define Technical Code Debt as the IT infrastructure and

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KubeCon highlights huge growth in the adoption of Kubernetes

Source:-techrepublic.com More companies are on the hunt for Kubernetes talent now that it is being used widely. Kubernetes aficionados came out in force for KubeCon 2019, which was held right before Thanksgiving in San Diego. More than 12,000 people attended the event, and Platform9 surveyed almost 1,500 people on how they use Kubernetes. Data Center Must-Reads Quantum computing: Seven truths you need to know How to select a data backup system Data recovery do’s and don’ts for IT teams Server

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Here Are The Three New Age Ingredients For IT Transformation

Source:-inc42.com Enterprises across industries are adapting and transforming their IT strategy Research shows that DevOps, containers and SDI/SDDC are interlocked as critical elements in the transformation strategy Kubernetes has quickly become the preferred container management system across the world Enterprises today are enjoying massive opportunities that the digital age has presented to them. However, only those who can successfully navigate digital transformation have the potential to keep up with the global competition. India has a growing appetite for technologies such

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IT Revolution Announces Speakers from Deloitte, Google, IBM, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman for DevOps Enterprise Summit Las Vegas 2019

Source:-devops.com PORTLAND, Ore, July 17, 2019 — IT Revolution, the industry leader for advancing DevOps, today announced new speakers for DevOps Enterprise Summit Las Vegas 2019 Hosted at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas from October 28-30, the DevOps Enterprise Summit is the premier industry event for technology and business leaders to gather for three days of immersive learning about IT transformation practices. Additionally, all of the presentation videos, slide decks and photos from DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2019 are now

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DevOps Not A One-Size-Fits-All Strategy: CA

Source – cxotoday.com Many IT departments are siloed between development, operations, support, and management, but companies that are using a DevOps system seek to integrate them all for better productivity and a smoother overall workflow. In an exclusive chat with CXOToday, Abhilash Purushothaman, responsible for the overall DevOps Business across India and SAARC region at CA Technologies, said that the key objective is to bring products to market faster, deliver software and security updates more quickly, and make the entire process more reliable. If you combine

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5 tips for keeping up with IT change

Source:- gcn.com Hybrid IT — migrating some infrastructure to the cloud while continuing to maintain a significant number of applications and services onsite — is a shift in the technology landscape currently spreading across the federal government. Agencies are looking to realize the many benefits of the cloud (cost efficiency, agility) without the perceived drawbacks (security, compliance). Are agencies truly ready for this new type of environment? Or, a more targeted question: Are federal IT professionals ready for the shift?

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