Category Archives: application transformation

How REI used automation to cloudify infrastructure and rapidly adjust its digital pandemic response

Learn what works for making IT agile and responsive enough to re-factor a private cloud at breakneck speed. Continue reading

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How IT modern operational services enables self-managing, self-healing, and self-optimizing

Learn about the Pointnext vision for the future of IT operational services amid general digital business transformation and managing the new normal around the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

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As containers go mainstream, IT culture should pivot to end-to-end DevSecOps

Container-based deployment models have rapidly gained popularity from cloud models to corporate data centers. IT operators are now looking to extend the benefits of containers to more use cases, including the computing edge. Yet in order to push containers further into the mainstream, security … Continue reading

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How security designed with cloud migrations in mind improves an enterprise’s risk posture top to bottom

Learn how those moving to and adapting to cloud deployments can make their data and processes safer and easier to recover from security incidents. Continue reading

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Why flexible work and the right technology may just close the talent gap

Companies struggle to find qualified workers in the mature phase of any business cycle. Yet as we enter a new decade in 2020, they have more than a hyper-low unemployment rate to grapple with. Businesses face a gaping qualitative chasm … Continue reading

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How agile Enterprise Architecture builds agile business advantage

The next BriefingsDirect digital business trends discussion explores how Enterprise Architecture (EA) defines and supports more agile business methods and outcomes. We will now learn how Enterprise Architects embrace agile approaches to build competitive advantages for enterprises and governments, as well as to keep … Continue reading

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Busy work is a dumpster fire and it’s time for something completely different

Learn how the newest digital workspace strategies help unburden those saddled with deflating productivity. Continue reading

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Three generations of Citrix CEOs on enabling a better way to work

Learn how one company has not only reinvented itself but made major and correct bets on the future direction of global information technology. Continue reading

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How Unisys and Microsoft team up to ease complex cloud adoption for governments and enterprises

The path to cloud computing adoption persistently appears complex and risky to both government and enterprise IT leaders, recent surveys show. This next BriefingsDirect managed cloud methodologies discussion explores how tackling complexity and security requirements upfront helps ease the adoption of cloud … Continue reading

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HPE strategist Mark Linesch on the surging role of containers in advancing the hybrid IT estate

Openness, flexibility, and speed to distributed deployments have been top drivers of the steady growth of container-based solutions. Now, IT operators are looking to increase automation, built-in intelligence, and robust management as they seek container-enabled hybrid cloud and multicloud approaches for data and … Continue reading

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The venerable history of IT systems management meets the new era of AIOps-fueled automation over hybrid and multicloud complexity

The next edition of the BriefingsDirect Voice of the Innovator podcast series explores the latest developments in hybrid IT management. IT operators have for decades been playing catch-up to managing their systems amid successive waves of heterogeneity, complexity, and changing deployment models. … Continue reading

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IT and HR: Not such an odd couple

How businesses perform has always depended on how well their employees perform. Yet never before has the relationship between how well employees work and the digital technology that they use been so complex. At the same time, companies are grappling … Continue reading

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How an agile focus for Enterprise Architects builds competitive advantage for digital transformation

The next BriefingsDirect business trends discussion explores the reinforcing nature of Enterprise Architecture (EA) and agile methods. We’ll now learn how Enterprise Architects can embrace agile approaches to build competitive advantages for their companies. Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full … Continue reading

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Architectural firm attains security and performance confidence across virtualized and distributed desktops environment

A discussion on how BLDD Architects gains better overall security, management, and data center consolidation from being nearly 100 percent virtualized across multiple distributed offices. Continue reading

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