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Cirba’s Software-Defined Infrastructure Control Now Supports EMC® Storage

November 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Toronto, Ontario – November 18, 2015 – Cirba Inc., the leading provider of software-defined infrastructure control solutions, today released integration to EMC® ViPR® SRM, enabling organizations to optimize use of storage resources through smarter workload placements and visibility into storage health. The new integration adds to Cirba’s existing support for […]

IT Automation and ITOA Will Change and Create Jobs More Than Kill Them

November 9, 2015 // 4 Comments

I have been spending a lot of time the past 3 years working with CIOs and vendors in the IT Automation, Information Technology Operations Analytics (ITOA) and Predictive Technology / Machine Learning markets. One of the ancillary discussions among the enterprise C level execs and the IT workforce is how this new […]

Software AG Adds Predictive Analytics & New IoT Industry Standards to Apama

November 9, 2015 // 2 Comments

November 09, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) today announced the availability of the Apama Streaming Analytics platform Release 9.9. Apama is the market-leading platform for streaming analytics and intelligent, automated action on fast-moving Big Data. It combines event processing, messaging, in-memory data […]

A Fresh Look at Advanced IT Analytics – Why the Industry Continues to Get it Wrong

November 5, 2015 // 3 Comments

Over the past 2 years I have expanded the markets that I cover to include Information Technology Operations Analytics (ITOA).   Earlier this year, in pursuit of understanding the ITOA market, I added ITOA and IT Automation technology to the markets that I cover.  Since that time, I completed an extensive survey […]

IT Automation and Enterprise Data Supply Chain Management

October 27, 2015 // 2 Comments

In my ever evolving goal to identify, investigate and report on the current status of Enterprise Class Information Technology (IT), I have recently begun to dive into the “new world” of Enterprise Data Supply Chain Management. With the accelerating proliferation of Big Data and the associated enterprise demands for better […]

Stonebranch Enters New Era of Company Growth and Expansion

October 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

ATLANTA, GA –(Marketwired – September 22, 2015) – Stonebranch, Inc., a leading provider of workload automation software, announced today following their Annual North America User Conference in Chicago, a major expansion to support double-digit sustainable revenue growth with the addition of many new enterprise level customers. The company announced its […]

Interview with Bill Keyworth, Adjuct Research Advisor at IDC on Information Technology Operations Analytics (ITOA)

March 24, 2015 // 1 Comment

Information Technology Operations Analytics (ITOA) is already the “Next Big Thing” in Information Technology Operations (IT Operations).  Leading the way with covering this new market and providing an excellent source of information, education and interviews with thought leaders is The ITOA Landscape Site.  Following is a great interview with Bill […]

DOD Information Technology Evolves Toward Cloud Computing

January 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

According to January 14, 2013 article by Claudette Roulo of American Forces Press Service on the Department of Defense website titled, ” DOD Information Technology Evolves Toward Cloud Computing“, The Defense Department’s information technology infrastructure is on a journey of consolidation, standardization, security and access, the Defense Department’s principal deputy chief information […]

Top 5 Information Governance and eDiscovery Concerns of CIOs in 2013

October 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Faced with increasing volumes of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) and pressure from Board of Directors to support and enforce legal and compliance requirements, CIOs from some of the largest enterprises in the world are finally focusing on the Information Governance and eDiscovery requirements facing their global operations. According to the […]

Enterprise Application Marketplaces in the Cloud Provide Effective Alternative to Legacy Off-the-Shelf Software

September 21, 2012 // 1 Comment

Global 2000 enterprises have historically relied on home grown custom software or the purchase and customization of commercial software packages to meet their business needs, often with disappointing results.  The recent emergence of Enterprise Application Marketplace vendors in the cloud provides a new approach that promises to improve business results […]