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15 01, 2016

In the New Year, resolve to bring Security to the DevOps party

By |January 15th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, devops, Middleware|0 Comments

Happy New Year!  May this be your year of much successful DevOps.

Last year I wasn’t too vocal about my work over at Signal Sciences. Mostly because I was too busy helping to rapidly build a NextGen Web Application Firewall as a SaaS from the ground up. This year you will be hearing a bit more as I […]

14 01, 2016

Six Honest Serving Men of DevOps !

By |January 14th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

“I Keep Six Honest Serving Men” is a famous poem by Rudyard Kipling. Take help from these honest men in a brave and dangerous new DevOps world: I keep six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew); Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who. I send them over land and […]

13 01, 2016

Nastel Recognized in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for APM Suites

By |January 13th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

Nastel Technologies has been recognized and positioned by Gartner in the December 2015 “Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites” report by Cameron Haight, Will Cappelli, and Federico De Silva.

According to Gartner, the market grew by 15.8% in 2014, the highest growth rate within the IT operations management market. In terms of market size, […]

11 01, 2016

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

By |January 11th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

Over the last few years I’ve tried to represent a clear and growing trend that I’ve come to call “Advanced IT Analytics” or AIA, in contrast with other industry terms such as “IT Operations Analytics” and “Big Data”. My issue with the former is that AIA isn’t restricted to operations, but can reach out […]

8 01, 2016

DevOps Tops CIO Tech Priorities for 2016

By |January 8th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, devops, Middleware|0 Comments

Organizations are focusing investments on enabling business process innovation and managing IT infrastructure more efficiently, according to IDG Enterprise’s CIO Tech Poll: Tech Priorities 2016.

Results from more than 200 tech leaders show that technology budgets continue to grow for half of the organizations, demonstrating that technology continues to be an area that can enhance […]

3 01, 2016

Data Analytics in 2016: MSPs Should Think Outside the Box

By |January 3rd, 2016|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

According to Forbes, big data analytics will gain a huge share of the technology market over the next few years. Experts such as Michael Dell predict a trillion-dollar industry, while research firms such as the International Data Corporation say analytics spending will reach almost $50 billion by 2019.

With the new year just around the […]

2 01, 2016

The Predictive Enterprise: Five Trends Shaping the Future of Business

By |January 2nd, 2016|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

What if you could predict what products or services your customers wanted before they did? What if you knew how your competitors were thinking about the market? What if you could anticipate with accuracy the next game-changing business strategy that would give you a strategic advantage?

These insights would make a huge difference. In fact […]

23 12, 2015

Nobody Knew How Big a Deal the Cloud Would Be—They Do Now

By |December 23rd, 2015|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

2015 was the year the cloud defeated tech’s aging giants

Ten years ago, Amazon unleashed a technology that we now call, for better or for worse, cloud computing. As it turned out, the cloud spawned a revolution. Along the way, many were slow to realize just how big this revolution could be. But now, as […]

24 11, 2015

The Surprising Truth About DevOps in Banks

By |November 24th, 2015|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

jKool Comments: jKool provides a solution for DevOps, offering Application analytics and tracking…

I have spent much of my career as a software engineer within four global Investment Banks, working on a mixture of trading, risk management, and middle office systems. Overall, I spent around around five years working on development and DevOps work in […]

16 11, 2015

Forrester’s 2016 Big Data Predictions: Out With Data Pack Rats. Turn Data Into Action

By |November 16th, 2015|Big Data Analytics, Middleware|0 Comments

Instinctively we know that it is not just about collecting the data. Big and bigger doesn’t necessarily make you smart and smarter. It just makes you one of those pack rats that has piles of stuff in all corners of your house. Yes, it might be very well organized and could have a potential […]