DevOps & DT Bringing IT And LOBs Together
Oct11

DevOps & DT Bringing IT And LOBs Together

In the rapidly emerging digital-transformation-business phenomenon that is impacting all aspects of our lives, data is the fuel, and the application the engine that allows us to fold, spindle and mutilate that data. This makes DevOps — or the latest revision, DevSecOps — the preferred alternative for rapidly creating and revising the all-mighty app, but while the practice is catching on, like DT implementation, success is...

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HPE Targets One of DT’s Biggest Pain Points
Oct04

HPE Targets One of DT’s Biggest Pain Points

HPE’s enterprise storage credentials are impressive – sitting second (17.3%) behind Dell (19.1%) [although it’s growth in the last quarter was an anemic 1.9% versus 26.6% for Dell and 21.3% for the overall market] — but this week’s backup, or secondary storage, announcements are intended to redress an area where the company has been relegated to the ‘niche’ category. IDC’s numbers were for the second quarter,...

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Datacenter Demise? It’s Just A Flesh Wound!
Sep27

Datacenter Demise? It’s Just A Flesh Wound!

Earlier this year research giant Gartner made the somewhat controversial claim that the data center is dead. ‘By 2025, 80% of enterprises will have shut down their traditional data center, versus 10% today,’ noted Dave Cappuccio, managing vice president and chief of research for the Infrastructure teams with Gartner. The logic behind this statement is based on the emergence of what has been called digital transformation or Industry...

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Mainframe Popularity Grows
Sep20

Mainframe Popularity Grows

For decades the mainframe, AKA Big Iron, has been declining in significance, with shrinking sales, fewer customers, and smaller, faster, simpler and less-costly alternatives nipping at its heels. However, while competitors and pundits have been forecasting its imminent relegation to history’s trashcan, the venerable platform has been staging a recovery and a new survey from software vendor BMC finds that the mainframe is not only...

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CA’s BTCS2.1: Where Do We GrOw From Here?
Jun14

CA’s BTCS2.1: Where Do We GrOw From Here?

At last week’s second annual Built to Change Summit CA Technologies updated analysts and journalists on where it and the markets it’s pursuing — primarily DevSecOps, with a heaping helping of mainframe — are, where they’re going, and how the software toolmaker will grab a bigger slice of the rapidly growing digital transformation (DT) pie, which is being largely driven by software, and more specifically, applications....

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CA’s BTCS2.0: Change Is The New Normal
Jun07

CA’s BTCS2.0: Change Is The New Normal

SANTA CLARA, Calif.: Determined to be the leading toolmaker for the software-enabled, data-driven, digital transformation business phenomenon that is reshaping the world, CA Technologies held its second annual Built to Change Summit to update analysts and journalists on where it is, and where it wants to go. At last year’s BTCS the venerable software developer (1976) detailed how it was transitioning from a $4-billion legacy software...

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