smartShift-Cloud
smartShift Cloud • 27 Jul 2016
AWS, Cloud, Managed Services
smartShift Technologies (smartShift), an industry leading cloud automation, migration, and managed services provider, announced today that it has achieved status as an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Managed Services Partner . This achievement builds on an already...
Joe Hewitson • 22 Apr 2016
big data, data analytics, hadoop, S/4HANA, SAP
SAP S/4HANA offers all the impressive performance you'd expect from a modern in-memory database. Due to substantially quicker access times, in-memory databases lend themselves to the needs of big data environments. Add that to the ability to process data streams and...
Haran Sold • 11 Apr 2016
cloud delivery model, custom code, test automation
In this series of articles, Haran Sold provides his thoughts on the state of large-enterprise software, the move toward business cloud delivery models, the role of automation and the impact of legacy thinking. When large businesses have complex back-office systems,...
Karin Kelley • 8 Apr 2016
ABAP, big data, communication protocols, databases, Direct SQL, enterprise software, RFC, SAP interfaces
Millions of businesses worldwide rely on SAP software to operate, and their critical business applications create a massive amount of valuable data. Further, most companies use more than one SAP application in addition to various third-party applications. Even though...
Haran Sold • 7 Apr 2016
cloud methodology, cloud service delivery
In this series of articles, Haran Sold provides his thoughts on the state of large-enterprise software, the move toward business cloud delivery models, the role of automation and the impact of legacy thinking. The nature of IT delivery is changing. Business cloud...
Joe Hewitson • 6 Apr 2016
automation, clean code, optimization
Developing software is as much an art form as it is a science, and code tends to take on the characteristics of its author — some developers naturally keep their code clean and efficient, while others have to exercise a bit more discipline. Regardless of who writes it...
Jason Hannula • 6 Apr 2016
automation investment, automation projects, automation ROI
Members of your C-suite may seem like the top bosses, but they also report to someone — their shareholders. The C-suite at any business is responsible for ensuring return on shareholder investment. As such, it shouldn't be a surprise that the C-suite is always asking...
Karin Kelley • 4 Apr 2016
agile, ALM, automating, Cloud, collaboration, mobile, SDLC, waterfall
Traditionally, software development followed the waterfall approach in which lengthy business requirement documents were needed to start the process. Once code was written, it was then sent to testing teams, then back to development, generally with multiple iterations...
Nida R. • 1 Apr 2016
automation, automation solutions, automation system
It may seem like automation is the new industry buzzword, but how does an automation system provide benefits to your company and simplify your company code or operations? These are all important questions to understand before you embrace automation. In the computing...
Chuck Leddy • 1 Apr 2016
agile development, software development
Transitioning your IT infrastructure from a traditional software development approach to an agile DevOps approach means more than just changing methodologies — it means changing mindsets and redefining work practices to support a more collaborative and iterative...