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COBOL-at-60

COBOL at 60


Thursday, September 12, 2019 by

Micro Focus commenced its COBOL60 activities, celebrating the continued relevance of information technology’s most enduring business language. Known for its innovation, portability, readability, and business-centricity, COBOL has continually expanded and adapted to support new technologies and business demands. COBOL at 60 Created in 1959 as a U.S Department...


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Blockchain company DECENT concludes launch ceremony


Friday, August 30, 2019 by

DECENT, a blockchain technology company headquartered in Slovakia, announces the conclusion of the launching ceremony for the newly established R&I center for blockchain, named China-CEEC Blockchain Centre of Excellence. The event took place on August 28, 2019, in Beijing, China. In attendance were state officials from both China and Slovakia, and the event fea...


Content-management-systems-are-getting-old

Content management systems are getting old


Friday, February 15, 2019 by

As the role and value of content increase, many companies are finding that their existing content management systems just aren’t cutting it. That’s not surprising as legacy CMSes were built for page-based desktop publishing and are simply too rigid to be adapted for today’s dynamic digital demands. Indeed, maximizing the value of content depends on mov...


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Teaching women in developing countries to build apps


Thursday, February 14, 2019 by

Crowd Machine and the Vital Voices Global Partnership have launched its Women in Application Development initiative on International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019. The initiative brings together women from nine developing countries to learn how to develop applications using Crowd Machine’s free, online learning platform, Crowd Academy. Crowd Machine en...


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Tech consumer goods market reaches $1.01 trillion worldwide


Tuesday, January 8, 2019 by

The global market for technical consumer goods (TCG) exceeded the one-trillion mark for the first time in 2018 with sales of €1.01 trillion*. This is a four percent increase on the previous year. The product segments of telecommunications (+7 percent), small domestic appliances (+7 percent), consumer electronics/photo (+6 percent), and information technology/office...


Watch-your-step-at-Fog-World-Congress-2018

Watch your step at Fog World Congress 2018


Wednesday, September 19, 2018 by

When you arrive at Fog World Congress 2018, watch out for the robots. Autonomous mapping robots will be traversing and mapping the venue floor in real-time for conference attendees. It’s fog in action, designed to validate that fog computing systems from various domains can communicate, explained conference organizers. Scheduled for October 1-3 in San Francisco...


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NVIDIA urges congressional committee to embrace AI


Thursday, February 22, 2018 by

Artificial intelligence represents the biggest technological and economic shift in our lifetime, NVIDIA’s Ian Buck told a U.S. Congressional committee recently. In testimony before a hearing of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Information Technology, Buck, vice president and general manager of our Tesla business, said the federal government should increase r...


How-AI-is-transforming-business

How AI is transforming business


Friday, December 29, 2017 by

Businesses are drowning in a deluge of data. Within the torrent of information are bits that, once analyzed, can help people make the best decisions for their company, but it’s impossible to manually comb through and digest the raw data before the next wave arrives. Artificial intelligence (AI) offers one of the best solutions to finding the relevant data and forging it...


The-HBO-hack-reveals-how-vulnerable-data-is-to-black-hats

The HBO hack reveals how vulnerable data is to black hats


Thursday, August 31, 2017 by

The HBO hack is the latest in a string of high-profile hacks over the last two years (Dropbox, Yahoo!, UK Ministry of Health) where a handful of vulnerable servers were compromised and used to take down and steal information. Studies have shown the next year represent a turning point in the digitization of enterprise content. A recent Forrester study commissioned by Alf...


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Missouri ranks 27th in key measures of strength in data-driven economy


Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by

As data scientists and civic and business leaders across the country marshal the power of data and analytics to grow the economy and address societal challenges, Missouri ranks 27th in how well-prepared it is for success in this new data-driven environment, according to a new analysis by the Center for Data Innovation.The Center, a data-policy think tank affiliated with...


Becoming-a-citizen-developer

Becoming a citizen developer


Thursday, April 6, 2017 by

Editors note: Guest submission by Oren Ariel, CTO and Cofounder, CaprizaThe latest numbers show that the Personal Computer market shrank another 6% in 2016, the third consecutive year of slowing sales. Smartphone sales continued to grow, and internet traffic from mobile devices actually exceeded traffic from PCs for the first time in October of 2016. Mobile is the new e...


Digital-transformation-will-create-jobs-not-kill-them

Digital transformation will create jobs not kill them


Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by

When it comes to organizational impact, IT companies may be expecting to add jobs (including mobile app developers) over the next three to five years due to new projects (72 percent) and new technologies (69 percent) for digital transformation, according to a YouGov survey commissioned by Appian. Even more, 77 percent of IT leaders report digital transformation is a job...


Making-IT-professionals-play-nice-with-low-code-developers

Making IT professionals play nice with low-code developers


Thursday, March 9, 2017 by

With the Department of Labor predicting a shortage of professional developers by 2020, more citizen developers are taking matters into their own hands, building sophisticated enterprise apps with capabilities ranging from task management to automating workflows. A recent survey from Appian fielded over 500 Information Technology Decision Makers to understand challe...


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CompTIA shows how tech continues to shape the world


Monday, February 13, 2017 by

Paced by anticipated customer demand for emerging technology, services and software, information technology (IT) industry executives enter 2017 with a positive outlook, according to the IT Industry Outlook 2017 released by CompTIA, a technology association. Their "consensus forecast" projects global industry growth of 4.1 percent in 2017.“With the groundwork of cloud, m...


How-citizen-developers-pose-risks-for-data-integrity

How citizen developers pose risks for data integrity


Tuesday, February 7, 2017 by

In new survey of over 500 IT Decision Makers, 75 percent believe an enterprise low-code platform is the solution to harness the energy of citizen application developers, while mitigating risks In a new YouGov survey commissioned by Appian, large IT companies state that citizen developers pose risks for data integrity (73% of respondents), security (69% of responden...


DevOps-in-the-cloud

DevOps in the cloud


Monday, January 23, 2017 by

There’s no question that DevOps delivers significant benefits to enterprise IT, including improved productivity and efficiency, shorter time-to-market, more reliable releases and higher levels of end-user satisfaction.Meanwhile, enterprises, attracted by the flexibility and the lack of infrastructure overhead that Cloud solutions offer — advantages that are ever more ap...


Zero-code-development-is-helping-ease-the-pain-of-app-development-for-some

Zero code development is helping ease the pain of app development for some


Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by

At one end of the enterprise mobility spectrum is the field, where workers use apps to meet demands of those at the other end: managers who are finding more inventive ways to use the information in operations, customer service and sales as business intelligence that drives the bottom line.   In between is Information Technology (IT), which gets demands ...


JFrog-talks-about-Artifactory-and-Bintray-for-DevOps-and-developers

JFrog talks about Artifactory and Bintray for DevOps and developers


Wednesday, October 5, 2016 by

JFrog provides infrastructure for software build, management and delivery in open-source, on-premise and SaaS cloud solutions. Their technology helps enterprises accelerate software development cycles by changing the way developers and DevOps teams manage their binary artifacts. We sat down with Shlomi Ben Haim, CEO of JFrog, to find out more about the company, and to g...


IT-Jobs-Still-Growing-in-the-US-Says-COMTIA-Latest-Report

IT Jobs Still Growing in the US Says COMTIA Latest Report


Wednesday, August 10, 2016 by

CompTIA has released its latest analysis of the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data as it relates to the U.S. information technology (IT) sector employment. As CompTIA reports, the IT sector saw its second consecutive month of growth in July, though at a significantly slower pace than in the prior month adding 4,000 jobs in July. Through the first seven months of 201...


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WhiteHat Web Applications Security Statistics Report Highlights Chronic Vulnerabilities


Sunday, June 12, 2016 by

WhiteHat Security has released its eleventh annual Web Applications Security Statistics Report which was compiled using data collected from tens of thousands of websites to analyze vulnerabilities, remediation rates and risk levels. The report reveals that on average, the majority of web applications exhibit two or more serious vulnerabilities per application for every ...


Prioritizing-Proactivity-in-a-Complex-IT-World

Prioritizing Proactivity in a Complex IT World


Friday, June 10, 2016 by

As a business’s technology infrastructure grows in complexity, IT teams struggle to take a proactive approach to infrastructure monitoring. Furthermore, the C-suite is placing more emphasis on IT’s responsibility to drive the business forward, adding additional pressure to the need to get ahead of performance problems or system outages before they occur. We sat dow...


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New SAP Cybersecurity Report


Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by

Onapsis has released a new SANS report, “Blueprint for CIS Control Application: Securing the SAP Landscape”, that maps SAP cybersecurity to the CIS Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber Defense. The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. The CIS Critical Security Controls are a set of internationally re...


BRMi-Adds-Agile-Expertise-with-Acquisition-of-Clearsoft

BRMi Adds Agile Expertise with Acquisition of Clearsoft


Monday, February 15, 2016 by

Battle Resource Management (BRMi) has augmented its expertise through offering proprietary models for re-architecting business processes with the acquisition of Clearsoft, an information technology services company that provides agile enterprise software development and systems integration.The move helps BRMi become a single source for end-to-end capabilities to optimiz...


The-Ultimate-Impact-of-DevOps-and-Machine-Learning-in-2016

The Ultimate Impact of DevOps and Machine Learning in 2016


Monday, January 4, 2016 by

We recently visited with Christian Beedgen, CTO at Sumo Logic, to discuss impact of DevOps and machine learning for the upcoming year.As the co-founder and CTO of Sumo Logic, Christian has 15 years experience creating enterprise software architecture. Prior to Sumo Logic, Beedgen served as Chief Architect for event-based products at ArcSight and was co-founder of Gigato...


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GE's Predix Cloud to Usher in a New Era for Industrial Data and Analytics


Monday, August 10, 2015 by

GE is entering the cloud services market with Predix Cloud, a cloud solution designed specifically for industrial data and analytics. Predix Cloud is offered as a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) to help companies capture and analyze large volumes, velocities and varieties of machine data within a highly secure, industrial-strength cloud environment. Predix Cloud will ...


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Dell Forms New IoT Division Whose First Release is IoT Gateways Device


Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by

Dell has formed a new IoT product division offering partnerships with operational technology organizations with a goal of bridging the domains of operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT). The division will provides support for a broad range of Internet of Things offerings including security, manageability, services, analytics, infrastructure, and endp...


Velocity-Conference-Offers-Insights-for-Web-App-Developers

Velocity Conference Offers Insights for Web App Developers


Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by

Want to move past the daily grind of worrying about how to keep pages loading quickly, scaling infrastructure, and site reliability? O'Reilly Media’s Velocity conference series will do just that as it gives web ops and performance professionals insight into the latest trends in web operations, end-to-end optimization, IT as a business driver, ubiquitous delivery fo...


Echelon-Corporation-Expanding-its-Multiprotocol-IzoT-Platform-for-the-Industrial-Internet-of-Things

Echelon Corporation Expanding its Multiprotocol IzoT Platform for the Industrial Internet of Things


Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by

Echelon Corporation is expanding its multiprotocol IzoT platform for the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) to include new Wi-Fi control modules and integrated support for BACnet/MS-TP. Echelon is demonstrating the use case of the IzoT platform  for converged building control and lighting control networks supporting both wired and wireles...


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Enabling Standard IoT: Future proofing Device Communications and Taking IP Interconnectivity to the Next Level with UPnP+


Monday, August 11, 2014 by

Data centers, telecom, cable TV, mobile networks, and home, office and business services are moving towards increased interconnectivity, greater complexity and higher bandwidth. For each sector, the drivers are different. In telecom, we see a vast uptake of mobile devices, Web 2.0 software and social networking. For office networks, it’s the uptake of portable computing...


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New Regulations to Protect Kids Is Driving Change In the Mobile App Industry


Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by

The European Commission is reporting that Google has agreed to change the way it designates free apps. This is following what the Commission has said have been a large number of complaints in EU countries concerning in-app purchases in online games and in particular, inadvertent purchases by children.According to a recent EU commission announcement, “Google has dec...


App-Developer-Magazine-Launches-with-Issue-1

App Developer Magazine Launches with Issue 1


Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri USA – (April 21, 2013) App Developer Magazine has announced the official launch of its new magazine with the debut of its first issue this month. Available in print, online, and mobile, the monthly magazine targets the mobile industry including mobile app developers, app entrepreneurs and organizations that wish to utilize mobile enterprise apps.&n...


New-Career-choices-for-Mobile-App-Developers

New Career choices for Mobile App Developers


Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by

While most of us app developers are fighting the good fight to get our app noticed in the app store, and monetize it the best way we know how, others are choosing a different path that can be much more lucrative.There is still an enormous gap in the enterprise world as it relates to mobile development. The most obvious reason is because most enterprises did not see the ...