Fri.Mar 27, 2020

How Small Businesses Can Survive COVID-19

CEO Insider

If you own or manage a small business today, you most likely are concerned about the health and welfare of your employees, customers, and your business itself. The whole world seems to be fighting this dreaded pandemic, and the future for all of us is cloudy at best.

Secure Connectivity is The Only Connectivity

Palo Alto Networks

The mobile workforce has been growing over the years, but recent events, like COVID-19, have led to a sudden increase in remote workers, with many companies not prepared or able to quickly adopt technologies to securely enable the transition. .

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How Leading Companies Support Remote Work and Digital Experience

Kentik

This week, Kentik hosted a virtual panel with network leaders from Dropbox, Equinix, Netflix and Zoom to discuss how they are scaling their infrastructure and services to accommodate the unprecedented growth in network traffic during COVID-19.

Virtual Agile Transformations

Scrum.org

COVID-19 forces millions of Scrum teams members currently to work from home. Online collaboration tools are getting a real stress test through an influx of new users these days.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Startup Aims to Manufacture Ventilators Using 3D Printers

DevOps.com

A startup company is in the early stages of building a proof-of-concept that would allow local hospitals to employ 3D printers to manufacture ventilators and other medical equipment to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Akamai Extends Scope of DevOps Integrations

DevOps.com

Akamai today extended its DevOps strategy to provide tighter integrations with continuous integration/continuous (CI/CD) platforms and IT automation tools such as Terraform from HashiCorp.

Dell Technologies Named a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for HCI

Dell EMC

Dell Technologies is pleased to announce that thanks to our fantastic customers, Dell EMC HCI has been recognized as a March 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI).

Laying the Foundation for a Successful Digital Future

DevOps.com

Digital infrastructure is under mounting pressure from a variety of powerful technology trends. Whether that pressure stems from DevOps, the cloud, AI, mobile or big data, almost every organization is looking to the future with an eye on modernizing their mission-critical IT systems.

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Trigent recognized as Top Cloud Consultants 2020

Trigent

The numerous possibilities in adopting cloud services in your business can sometimes be overwhelming. Here at Trigent, our vision is to help businesses realize the full potential of cloud , irrespective of their maturity stage in the cloud journey.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

Solutions To Common Remote Work Issues During COVID

scruminc

Solutions To Common Remote Work Issues During COVID. by JJ Sutherland | March 27, 2020 | Blog. Two of the clients I have been working with this week have interestingly similar issues, despite being in radically different industries.

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COVID-19: Instagram Advertisements Selling Masks, Sanitizer and Other Essentials Appear Despite Ban

Tenable

Opportunists pushing the sales of masks, hand sanitizer and other essentials are circumventing an advertising ban on Instagram to capitalize on fears spurred by the novel coronavirus. Cybercriminals aren’t the only ones capitalizing on global dread related to COVID-19.

COVID-19 Response - A Letter from Our CEO

Arista

As a leading supplier of cloud networking equipment globally, Arista plays a critical role in supporting the cloud communications and computing infrastructure that will keep the world running during these difficult times.

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Why your data is safer in the cloud than on premises

TechBeacon

Historically, enterprises have been reluctant to migrate applications and data to the cloud due to security concerns. Executives are most worried about exposing their communications.

Build vs Buy: 10 Hidden Costs of Building Analytics with UI Components

Many teams, as a logical first step, choose to build their own analytics with the help of UI components. But eventually you’ll find that doing it yourself and at scale has hidden costs. Consider these 10 factors when deciding whether you should build analytics features with UI components.

Baker’s Half Dozen — Special Edition

Dell EMC

If you’ve got questions about this episode, or a question you’d like Matt to answer in the next episode, comment below or tweet Matt using #BakersHalfDozen. Amidst this time of social distancing and WFH, we created a quick Special Edition of the #BakersHalfDozen.

Agile From Afar: Staying Present When You Can’t Be Present

Gorilla Logic

As I (finally) sat down to write this post, I got to thinking about where we were three weeks ago and where we are today. Three weeks ago, I had plans to fly to Costa Rica for meetings—today I am holed up in my home while stores are rationing toilet paper.

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Top 3 Challenges to Data Science and Machine Learning Adoption in Insurance

Dataiku

In its 2019 CIO Agenda: Insurance Industry Insights, Gartner cited increased interest in the industry to move toward data science and machine learning use cases. Now more than ever in today’s landscape, this shift is critical; but the change does not come without challenges.

Kelsey Hightower and Ben Sigelman Debate Microservices vs. Monoliths

The New Stack

Welcome to The New Stack Context , a podcast where we discuss the latest news and perspectives in the world of cloud native computing.

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Why Agile Finance Can Help You Through This Economic Storm

scruminc

Why Agile Finance Can Help You Through This Economic Storm. by JJ Sutherland | February 21, 2018 | Blog. Efforts to contain COVID-19 have quite literally shut down entire economies. Major cities, states, entire countries have ordered businesses to close and their citizens to stay home.

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Think HPC Shops Just Have Supercomputers? Think Again

Dell EMC

From supporting AI workloads to providing access to hybrid cloud services, today’s HPC shops are expanding the definition of high performance computing. For IT shops focused on delivering high performance computing services, the pace of evolution has accelerated in recent years.

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A Closer Look at the Portworx Storage Cluster Architecture

The New Stack

Portworx is a modern, distributed, cloud native storage platform designed to work with orchestrators such as Kubernetes. The platform, from the company of the same name, brings some of the proven techniques applied to traditional storage architecture to the cloud native environment.

Lead Remote Meetings that Get Results and Build Relationships

Let's Grow Leaders

Even after social distancing ends, remote meetings are here to stay. In this episode you’ll get several ways to ensure that your remote meetings are the best use of everyone’s time – including how to take advantage of technology to do […].

BI Buyers Guide: Embedding Analytics in Your Software

The business intelligence market has exploded. And as the number of vendors grows, it gets harder to make sense of it all. Learn how to decide what features you need and get an evaluation framework for every technical and non-technical requirement you could imagine.

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For March 27th, 2020

High Scalability

Hey, it's HighScalability time! Awesome explanation of how to build a PID controller to fly a rocket! BPS.space via Orbital Index ). Do you like this sort of Stuff? Without your support on Patreon this kind of Stuff can't happen. You are that important to the fate of the intelligent world.

COVID-19: Securing newly remote users and admins by extending zero trust

Edgewise

The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced millions of workers to become remote employees, with very little time to prepare. Naturally, the first priority for IT is to ensure everyone has remote access and the tools they need to work from home.

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The Future Of Requirements Management Amidst The Spread And Aftermath Of Covid-19

CEO Insider

COVID-19 is affecting people and businesses all over the world and will most certainly impact the global economy in ways we still can’t even begin to imagine. Certain paradigms will shift for the rest of our lives.

[eBook] Expanding your Patient Base without Breaking the Bank

Daffodil Software

According to “National Health Expenditure”, spending growth of hospitals is projected to accelerate to 5.7% per year on average over 2020-27 due to increase in spending growth of all payers (and medicare in particular).

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More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.