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The application and the business have converged. In fact, the performance of your business is now inseparable from the performance of your apps. Customers who are connected to the code you write or the applications and infrastructure you manage demand a flawless experience, and they ar...
In the real world, a lot of mission-critical business logic lives in background services. Buying something from an e-commerce website, ... Read More The post How to Monitor Java Services – Performance, Errors, and more appeared first on Stackify.
During the last week of August, Microsoft launched a preview of Azure Event Grid, a service that has the potential to become the messaging foundation of the Microsoft cloud infrastructure. Azure Event Grid helps Microsoft and its customers in multiple forms. Firstly, Azure didn’t have ...
Before an effective fraud prevention strategy can be implemented, common schemes and attack vectors must be understood. Here are the top 5 techniques used by scammers who target the airline industry: 1. Transactional fraud Stolen credit cards are frequently used to purchase flights. In...
Evolving digital maturity and competitiveness through Business Architecture. The post Business Architecture-driven Digital Transformation Maturity appeared first on CBPN.
The post Plutora Reports Strong Growth in Demand for Application Delivery Management Products as Enterprises Invest to Fix Software Delivery Bottlenecks appeared first on Plutora.
Blockchain technology is taking over the world. It is an ingenious invention by a person or a group of people known by the pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 8 years, you have heard of Bitcoin. The underlying technology behind Bitcoin is ca...
Along with this exciting news, we’ve released a State of Digital Operations in Australia Report to showcase survey results from +200 IT personnel in development and operations, as well as over 300 consumers in Australia that highlight the need for digital operations management.  Expand...
A recent BusinessWeek article titled “America’s Retailers Are Closing Stores Faster Than Ever” summarizes the epidemic that retailers are facing today (see Figure 1). Retailers are closing stores at a record path and the driving force behind the acceleration in store closings is Amazo...
Handling requests from Web Server (IIS) to Application Server (ASP.NET) can lead to performance and scalability issues. Often caused by misconfiguration — not scaling IIS and ASP.NET modules or custom code built without fully understanding what IIS & ASP.NET are executing beh...
Technology is quickly transforming the retail environment as we know it. Retailers are increasingly beginning to adopt new tools such as Augmented (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR), to craft engaging experiences that add a whole new dimension to traditional retailer-consumer interactions. ...
This post is the third and final installment in our OpenStack monitoring series. Part 1 explores the state of OpenStack and some of its key terms, Part 2 is about the OpenStack monitoring space and how open source tools like the Elastic Stack (ELK Stack) compare to Dynatrace. In this l...
This is a guest post from Tom Spitzer, Vice President, Engineering of EC Wise, Inc. To expand on the MongoDB LDAP documentation, the objective of this post is to elaborate on configuring LDAP authentication for MongoDB. We will use the Mini-Clinic application presented at MongoDB World...
Solr vs. Elasticsearch. Elasticsearch vs. Solr.  Which one is better? How are they different? Which one should you use? Before we start, check out two useful Cheat Sheets to guide you through both Solr and Elasticsearch and help boost your productivity and […]
MongoDB received an overwhelming number of nominations for the fourth annual MongoDB Innovation Awards, recognizing companies who are using MongoDB to dream big and deliver incredibly bold, innovative solutions for their business and industry. We are thrilled to announce our 13 winners...
The size of competitors and the longevity of their brands, are less predictive of future success than the quality and speed of their information logistics systems, and their ability to use it as a competitive advantage.More data is being generated today than ever before, and successful...
I was invited to speak at a conference called Solix Empower 2017 held in Bangalore, India on April 28th, 2017. It was an interesting experience. The conference focused on Big Data, Analytics, and Cloud. Over 800 people attended the one-day … Continue reading →
As Digital Performance Management (DPM) emerges as an established product category, people often ask how DPM relates to the older Application Performance Management (APM) market. The […]
I normally hate tortured metaphors, especially in IT; but this one has been stuck in my head even before the dreadful UA passenger incident, so here we go… Unfortunately, it took the horrid and avoidable treatment of a fellow human being for United to finally figure out something they ...
I happened to be in India last November when prime minister Modi announced the demonetization program, where 86% of the currency in the form of two paper bills (Rs. 500 and 1000 denomination) were made defunct. People were given time to deposit their existing currencies in the bank. Th...
In today’s connected world, every company is a software company. Market tailwinds for digital transformation are only increasing. In the last few years alone, the number of digital touch points your customer has with your business has gone up significantly. In this era of heighte...
We’re happy to introduce a new blog series interviewing MongoDB Certified Professionals. To kick off this series, we talked with May Mascenik, an IT Engineer and Project Manager based in Los Angeles at ITP. Headquartered in Japan and focused on information design, ITP utilizes new devi...
In my last blog post, I shared my predictions for the Internet of Things in 2017. Prior to that, I talked about why I believe IoT is real, and how there is an opportunity for many businesses to improve operations, enable automation and drive new revenue. In this in a short video, I ans...
Over 450,000 software developers and operations professionals have registered for free online courses at MongoDB University. March is a great month to jump in and get started with or continue advancing your knowledge of MongoDB. There are a number of courses running between March 21 a...
Is Azure the dominant cloud-based development infrastructure of the future? There’s some good evidence to support that claim. At last year’s Dell World conference in Austin, TX, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced on stage that there are only two horses in the contest for...
Bob Gourley There are seven key megatrends driving the future of enterprise IT. You can remember them all with the helpful mnemonic acronym CAMBRIC, which stands for Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Mobility, Big Data, Robotics, Internet of Things, CyberSecurity. In this post ...
Etsy, a global e-commerce site focused on handmade and vintage items, uses data science to improve buyers and sellers’ discovery and shopping experiences. We'll learn how mining big data at speed and volume helps Etsy define and distribute top trends, and allows those with specific in...
Just before we settled in for the holidays, we announced our partnership with AE Business Solutions (AEBS), a leading IT integration and consulting company serving enterprise organizations throughout the Midwest. We’re thrilled to partner with AEBS and address the rapidly changing data...
This is a comprehensive report on ransomware-related events covering a time frame of May – December 2016. The incidents herein are visually broken down into categories, including new ransomware, updates of existing strains, decryptors released, and other noteworthy news. Security...
Originally launched as a blogging platform, WordPress now has become an integral part for any business. Business owners today are integrating WordPress to build their business.Launched originally in 2003, WordPress has turned out to probably become the most popular CMS or content ...
Virtualization isn’t new, and thanks to leaders on the bleeding edge of the market – like VMware – most of us are already there. Now, with the combination of cloud and virtualization, the opportunity to reap more than you’ve sown is at your fingertips. Don’t believe us? Ask...
The closer the relationship between an application and your revenue, the easier it is to measure the impact of poor performance. This is why, for example, researchers found that an e-commerce site experiences 7% lower conversion rates for just a 1-second delay in page responses. Compan...
Businesses who sell and deliver products to private individuals or non-taxable businesses in another EU member state are practicing distance selling. The most common type of distance selling is e-commerce transactions where an individual from another EU state orders a product and the p...
Businesses who sell and deliver products to private individuals or non-taxable businesses in another EU member state are practicing distance selling. The most common type of distance selling is e-commerce transactions where an individual from another EU state orders a product and the p...
The stats about China’s e-commerce industry continue to make my head spin. We’ve just seen Singles Day 2016 break more records than ever before (US$1 Billion in 5 mins) and China is now sitting comfortably as the largest retail e-commerce market in the world: Total sales this year will...
Business iQ combines business and application performance into a single, real-time view With the launch of Business iQ at AppSphere 2016, many customers have asked us about the new business-focused dashboards they saw in our on-stage demo. Our customers want to understand how AppDynami...
Virtual Reality is developing its route into e-commerce, but the thing is how it affects the consumer engagement? Is it nice to have it need to have for the engagement purpose?The CEO of the merchant service provider Cleveland Brown quoted that, from July 2015 to June 2016, $2 billion ...
A business process management system that doesn’t easily integrate with your other systems is arrogant, short-sighted, and not worth your time or money. In today’s business world, collaboration is key, not only for humans, but also for systems. No organization... The post The Bold Trut...
Experts from Oracle, MotionPoint, Atomic Object and other industry leaders guide Envoy to continued growth and success GRAND RAPIDS (Mich.) – Five experts have joined Envoy’s new Advisory Board, the Grand Rapids-based tech company announced today. The experts come with the experience a...
What is an Environment? When we discuss Environment Management, we’re not thinking about simple systems.  An environment isn’t just a web server and a database.  Instead, we’re thinking about complex systems with a lot of moving parts.  For example, a large e-commerce website that gene...