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April 20, 2017
Many enterprises are embracing containers not just to play nice with cloud-native apps, but because container-based deployment offers a way to modernize legacy applications.
December 16, 2016
There may be much enthusiasm for the Internet of Things (IoT), but that does not mean organisations are prepared to invest lots in replacing legacy devices as they bring them online. To ensure ...
December 02, 2016
The challenges of adopting mobility in manufacturing are unique, compared with other industries. Outdated machinery makes it difficult to connect to new technology, for instance.
November 04, 2016
The Microsoft Teams versus Slack news speaks to a bigger story about the nature of work. Also in Searchlight: CenturyLink's $34 billion deal; Google rejects EU charges.
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To reap the rewards of the internet of things, IoT integration is crucial. Here are eight commandments to help solve the IoT integration problem. Continue Reading
Most organizations add IoT to legacy infrastructure. To avoid failure, projects in these environments must address performance testing prior to deployment. Continue Reading
To prevent smart homes from becoming security vulnerabilities, it is critical for vendors and industry regulators to take action. Continue Reading
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The more IT changes, the more ops teams have to handle, including legacy infrastructure that runs existing systems as well as new, faster software. And this involves a variety of costs. Continue Reading
Check out three critical steps operations and IT managers must consider as they make their IIoT investment decisions. Continue Reading
In a Q&A, Robert Vetter talks about overall S/4HANA migration trends, how legacy business users are reacting to the platform and where S/4HANA is going in the future. Continue Reading
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Over half of the roughly 4,000 business applications in use by the state of Texas are classified as legacy IT systems. CIO Todd Kimbriel has a plan in the works to remedy that. Continue Reading
With very few exceptions, applications can -- and should -- go on virtual machines. IT admins benefit from better application management and increased automation. Continue Reading
A growing number of network managers have their heads in the cloud, and that's a good thing. Cloud-based networking technologies are emerging to help solve a number of enterprise problems, and organizations are busy exploring what "the networked cloud" will mean for them. While some network pros are dipping cautious toes into the cloud-based networking waters with individual, subscription-based services that integrate with their existing infrastructure, others are rolling out technology that lets them manage the migration of their applications to the cloud with a high degree of visibility and control. This edition of Network Evolution examines how cloud-based networking can make network managers' lives easier in a new era of IT.
Also in this issue, find out whatever happened to the legacy voice engineers of yore, since voice over IP technology threatened to render their traditional circuit switching skills more or less obsolete in the 1990s. We catch up with a few such professionals who -- far from phoning it in -- learned new skills that took their careers in unexpected directions.
And last but not least, we explore Microsoft's upcoming Azure Stack release -- and whether it could become a major player in the software-defined networking space.Continue Reading
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Traditional security tools designed for data centers don't work well in cloud environments. New approaches are needed, according to security executives. Here's how to survive the chasm. Continue Reading
IT often runs into problems with legacy apps not functioning well on new browser versions. There are a few ways to combat Windows 10 browser compatibility issues in Internet Explorer 11. Continue Reading
IT operations needs tools to ensure that it can manage old -- maybe ancient -- applications while deploying new apps with different structures. Continue Reading