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By AdamElkusArmy officers and writers Crispin Burke, Niel Smith, and James King have a fascinating piece on the DCGS-A (Distributed Common Ground System-Army) contretemps. It rightly goes beyond blame and finger-pointing. Let me lay my own bias out front — Palantir is a fantastic...
Every time I start teaching my new Java class I’m looking at the Swing units in the manual asking myself, “Why my students need to know Swing framework?” Well, I need to teach them how to program GUI, event listeners, asynchronous worker threads and event loop that ar...
Recently, Cloud Sherpas worked with a software company called Jibestream to implement Google Maps. Jibestream's story is a perfect illustration of the growth of geospatial technology and how these solutions are playing an increasingly large role in our everyday lives.The post Jibestrea...
Gold sponsor NComputing explores benefits of superior thin client technologies for enabling work mobility and making IT more affordableHemel Hempstead, UK - November 07, 2013 - NComputing, the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualisation, today announced its participat...
Yesterday Google+ released a feature that organizations have long desired: restricted communities. When I found this out, I looked around for the nearest bottle of champagne to open. Allow me to explain. Communities, a key component of Google+, allow people to have focused discussions ...
The recent attack on Adobe, which saw approximately 38 million customer accounts breached, demonstrates that despite the growing threat of cyber attacks, a lacklustre approach to IT security is still exhibited by many organisations regardless of their size or reputation, states Simon B...
It’s Friday and because it’s Friday we want to talk about getting out of the office. Sure, everyone probably has some solid plans for the weekend however we can all agree on one thing, the best part of the weekend is getting out of the confines of our offices. With this in ...
By Bob GourleyGSA quietly issued a press release that documents some very virtuous activity. They continue to make progress on the very hard task of data center consolidation and are helping save money, enhance agility and improve support to citizens while doing so. Thanks GSA, keep up...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 01, 2013 --(PR.com)-- There’s an old adage that says first impressions make lasting impressions, and representatives with a newly launched website called Pinoy.baluv.com, say the products and services featured on their website, not only leav...
The vast majority of schema management today is handled through the generation, review, and execution of SQL scripts. These scripts can be tiny or huge; they can encapsulate the creation and relationships of several objects or they can describe a one-time alteration to a single object...
Mountain View, California, U.S., October 29, 2013: Cloud-based mobile video-optimization provider Skyfire has announced that leading technology market intelligence company ABI Research has commended its Rocket Optimizer mobile video optimization solution. In particular, ABI praised Roc...
So, do we stick with a technology that Microsoft has labelled as legacy - WPF, or do we go with the new unpopular WinRT for line of business applications? After the Silverlight fiasco I personally do not trust Microsoft to not throw the baby out with the bath water again in the future....
[Special thanks to Nils Swart (@NLNils) for being my muse for this particular post. He says I don't give him enough credit for blog ideas.] There's a pretty interesting story I came across in a strategy class offered by one of the professors at Harvard Business a few years ago. The...
Let’s look at some best practices for using another powerful class: ThreadLocal from java.lang, which is also implemented using WeakReference. As its name suggests, a single instance of ThreadLocal can store different values for each thread independently. Therefore, the value stored i...
By Bob GourleyEditor’s note: I am so proud to be associated with Invincea as a member of their advisory board. They are changing the world in very virtuous ways. If you work in an enterprise I most strongly encourage you to evaluate them as a potential contributor to your securit...
The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia New...
The rise of Shadow IT shouldn't really be a surprise to anyone given the dominant management paradigms in place in most IT shops across the world. The truth is that most of our IT practices revolve around a lowest-common-denominator approach to application support and deployment. B...
Learn how to set up Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for your node.js Application from GitHub to Heroku.
The Cisco SDU Mobility team is proud to announce the availability of release 2.0 of Cisco's Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC) system. Building upon the successful delivery of Unified MPLS for Mobile Transport (UMMT) system, Cisco’s FMC system architecture delivers the next level of ...
Learn how to set up Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for node.js apps from GitHub to Nodejitsu in less than 5 minutes. We are proud to announce a new member in our Codeship deployments family: Nodejitsu! Recently we experienced increasing interest in node.js deploymen...
South Bend, IN, October 25, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Working Person’s Store won the 2013 Interactive Media Awards Best in Class Award in the Retail category. This is the highest award that the Interactive Media Awards gives to websites. The Interactive Media Awards is an international ...
A little while ago I wrote about the differences between routing and switching, or probably more the difference between ethernet and IP forwarding. Then focus of that article was very much on the differences between the two from a forwarding hardware perspective. This article last week...
IGEL sets sights on laptops and notebooks with new universal thin client and PC migration software - IGEL Universal Desktop Converter 2 (UDC2).Reading, UK October 24th, 2013 - IGEL Technology is expanding its new firmware concept to its internationally successful thin client and PC mig...
Well, Tuesday came and went and we finally go the big announcement from Apple's Tim Cook. As usual, the world was focusing on all the fun toys - the "boxes" - and to some extent Apple delivered the usual array of sustaining innovations that will make
What draws me to Anaheim, Calif., in October is not the walking Disney characters (though there are plenty of those), but instead the STARWest, the West Coast’s largest conference on software testing analysis and review. After a day listening to James Bach teach critical thinking for t...
With the advent of the API economy, the integrity of the APIs you produce and consume is now more important than ever. As applications grow increasingly interdependent, the security, functionality, and performance of the composite “mashup” is only as strong as its weakest link. Th...
Virtual LoadMasters deliver unprecedented performance and capacity for demanding workloads22 October 2013 - KEMP Technologies has announced three new virtual load balancers - the Virtual LoadMaster (VLM) 200, 2000 and 5000. By dramatically increasing application performance, customers ...
- Company rationalises apps from 6,700 to under 1,000 across 15,000 machinesCentrix Software's WorkSpace iQ, one of the company's innovative workspace management solutions, has given ACCESS LLP (the joint venture between Scotland's largest local authority, Glasgow City Council and Serc...
As companies begin to embrace mobility, chances are they are forgetting one major and critical aspect: user analytics. As we work hard to perfect our users’ mobile experience (which is a journey, not a destination), we need to make sure we have the data to make the decisions around wha...
Enhancements help application producers expand their installation capabilities into complex environments while improving the customer experienceMaidenhead, UK - October 21, 2013 - Flexera Software, the leading provider of Application Usage Management solutions for application producers...
If you have a slow test suite and you are asking yourself "how can I make my tests faster?" then you are asking the wrong question. Most chances are that you have bigger problems than just slow tests. The test slowness is merely the symptom; what you should really address is the cause....
DataStax Startup Programme lets startups deploy DataStax Enterprise (DSE) applications for free; gives small companies the tools they need to grow their business quicklyFree online training courses teach users how to develop and administer big data applications with Apache CassandraNew...
NComputing joins forces with Middle East partners to demonstrate powerful and more flexible alternatives to traditional computing for enterprises, SMB and educationHemel Hempstead, UK - October 16, 2013 - NComputing, the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualisation, to...
The new IGEL IZ range offers zero clients tailored to the three leading VDI solutions. Users benefit from convenient management, free updates, a three-year hardware warranty and the option of upgrading the zero client if required. Reading, UK 16 October 2013 - The new zero client rang...
The performance of your application affects your business more than you might think. Top engineering organizations think of performance not as a nice-to-have, but as a crucial feature of their product. Those organizations understand that performance has a direct impact on user experien...
KODAK Info Activate Solution wins Editor's Choice at the Document Manager Magazine Awards 2013October 15, 2013 - Kodak Alaris' Document Imaging business today announced KODAK Info Activate Solution v2.0, delivering on its vision for an easier, more consistent and cost-efficient way to ...
Amulet Hotkey is delighted to announce the launch of the DXM-A PCoIP Hardware Accelerator (APEX 2800) - a mezzanine card for use with Dell M series blade servers. The card, developed by Amulet Hotkey, is based on Teradici's ground-breaking PCoIP technology and integrates seamlessly wit...
Discusses best practice for Software-Defined Storage, how to increase VM performance, raise VM density in Flash StorageDemonstrates its All-Flash Storage Array Suitability for Virtual Environments at VMworld Europe 2013 at Booth #G105BARCELONA, Spain - October 11, 2013 - Pure Storage, ...
Montreal, Canada, October 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Visual 2000 International Inc. (http://www.visual-2000.com) announces that graphic T-shirt producer and marketer Vision/Eleven Apparel Management Inc. has successfully implemented the Visual ERP.net™ and integrated e-commerce solut...
By Bob GourleywebMethods 9.5 enables elastic scaling, mobile and social BPM SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 10, 2013 - Software AG today announced the launch of the next version of the market leading webMethods 9.5 platform at its annual Innovation World user’s conference in San Francisco. The foc...