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Catchpoint @DevOpsSummit “Silver Sponsor" | @Catchpoint #DevOps #WebPerf

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/23/2017 - 18:00
SYS-CON Events announced today that Catchpoint Systems, Inc., a provider of innovative web and infrastructure monitoring solutions, has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's DevOps Summit at 18th Cloud Expo New York, which will take place June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Catchpoint is a leading Digital Performance Analytics company that provides unparalleled insight into customer-critical services to help consistently deliver an amazing customer experience. Designed for digital business, Catchpoint is the only end-user experience monitoring (EUM) platform that can simultaneously capture, index and analyze object level performance data inline across the most extensive monitor types and node coverage, enabling a smarter, faster way to preempt issues and optimize service delivery. More than 350 customers in over 30 countries trust Catchpoint to strengthen their brands and grow their businesses. Founded in September 2008 by former DoubleClick/Google veterans and backed by Battery Ventures, Catchpoint Systems is headquartered in New York City.

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[video] Logging with @Sematext's @OtisG | @CloudExpo #DevOps #Monitoring

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/23/2017 - 17:45
"We got started as search consultants. On the services side of the business we have help organizations save time and save money when they hit issues that everyone more or less hits when their data grows," noted Otis Gospodnetić, Founder of Sematext, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @DevOpsSummit, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.

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[session] Routing Data | @DevOpsSummit @Sematext #DevOps #CD #Logstash

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 15:00
The idea behind this session is my blog post - 5 Logstash Alternatives - which is unfortunately too short to do the presented log shippers justice. In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 20th Cloud Expo, Radu Gheorghe, Software Engineer at Sematext Group, will talk more about the things that matter: kinds of buffers, protocols, ways of parsing, correlating and de-duplicating messages, as well as supported inputs and outputs. And of course performance. All this should let you know which log shippers work well for which kinds of use-cases.

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Code Compiled: A Short History of Programming – Part I | @DevOpsSummit #Java #DevOps

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 18:45
There are more than 2,500 documented programming languages with customizations, dialects, branches, and forks that expand that number by an order of magnitude. In comparison, the Ethnologue: Languages of the World research officially recognizes 7,097 official language groups that humans use to communicate with each other all around the world. It can be hard to grasp what’s happening in the world of programming today without a solid grounding in how we got here. There are endless fascinating rabbit holes to disappear down when you look back over the past 173 years of programming. This abstract can only give you a high-level review with a strong encouragement to follow any thread that engages you.

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Creating Your Digital Strategy | @CloudExpo #Cloud #DigitalTransformation

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Sat, 01/21/2017 - 18:30
For many corporations, welcoming the New Year also heralds the season of strategy development and budget distribution. This year, however, companies of all sizes are struggling with how to deal with the accelerating consumerization of technology and the mind numbing societal changes it brings. While each industry vertical has its own processes and business models to deal with, they all share a pressing need to develop an appropriate digital strategy. For 2017 this seems to be at the top of every executive to do list.

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Three #DevOps Predictions | @DevOpsSummit @CAinc @Aruna13 #DevSecOps

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:45
A lot of time, resources and energy has been invested over the past few years on de-siloing development and operations. And with good reason. DevOps is enabling organizations to more aggressively increase their digital agility, while at the same time reducing digital costs and risks. But as 2017 approaches, the hottest trends in DevOps aren’t specifically about dev or ops. They’re about testing, security, and metrics.

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How to Create a 360-Degree Customer View Using Data | @BigDataExpo #BigData #MachineLearning

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:15
How valuable would it be to know everything about your customer’s interactions with your competition? Creating a 360-degree customer view is considered the holy grail of customer intelligence, and you can create it, today. Would you like to know how much they're spending, when they're spending, why they're buying with the competition and not you, what drives their purchase behavior and what steps you can take to capture a greater share of wallet.

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Tune into the Cloud: Closer | @CloudExpo #IoT #M2M #Cloud #DigitalTransformation

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 14:00
During 2016 cloud computing celebrated its tenth anniversary. Therefore, at the beginning of 2017, we’ll briefly look at what the next decade may bring. Also this brings to a close the version of Tune into the Cloud that was published monthly in the Dutch print publication Cloudworks, the magazine where we started this series. On your tenth birthday, as fresh teenager, you’re normally not yet an adolescent – a.k.a, a beginning adult – and you may not be seated at the adult table yet. But there are exceptions. Sometimes things just move faster. Just look at a Max Verstappen, our Dutch Formula 1 phenomenon who – by literally going faster – now starts standard from the front of the grid. And also the cloud has maneuvered itself in pole position for the 2017 race, with more and more “fans” who go for a ‘cloud first’, an ‘all-in cloud or even a “cloud-only” strategy.

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Data and Economics 101 | @CloudExpo #IoT #AI #M2M #BigData #Analytics

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 01:15
As more organizations try to determine where best to deploy their limited budgets to support data and analytics initiatives, they realize a need to ascertain the financial value of their data and analytics – which means basic economic concepts are coming into play. While many of you probably took an economics class in college not too long ago, some more “seasoned” readers may be rusty.

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Leveraging Unstructured Data for Improved Investment Strategies | @BigDataExpo #AI #BigData #FinTech

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 22:15
LogitBot in New York identifies, manages, and contextually categorizes truly massive and diverse data sources. The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer digital transformation case study highlights how high-performing big-data analysis powers an innovative artificial intelligence (AI)-based investment opportunity and evaluation tool. We'll learn how LogitBot in New York identifies, manages, and contextually categorizes truly massive and diverse data source

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How to Sponsor @CloudExpo | #IoT #AI #ML #DevOps #DigitalTransformation

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:00
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.

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How to Sponsor @DevOpsSummit | #DevOps #SDN #ML #Docker #Kubernetes

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 20:15
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud taking place June 6-8, 2017, at Javits Center, New York City, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete at launch. DevOps may be disruptive, but it is essential.

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CFP for @DevOpsSummit | #Agile #DevOps #Docker #SDN #ML #Microservices

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 18:45
@DevOpsSummit taking place June 6-8, 2017 at Javits Center, New York City, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo New York Call for Papers is now open.

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CFP @ThingsExpo Opens | #BigData #IoT #SDN #AI #ML #DevOps #FinTech

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 09:45
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @ThingsExpo New York Call for Papers is now open.

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Cloud #APM | @CloudExpo @CAinc @Aruna13 #APM #DevOps #ML #CD #SDN

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 19:45
As the race for the presidency heats up, IT leaders would do well to recall the famous catchphrase from Bill Clinton’s successful 1992 campaign against George H. W. Bush: “It’s the economy, stupid.” That catchphrase is important, because IT economics are important. Especially when it comes to cloud. Application performance management (APM) for the cloud may turn out to be as much about those economics as it is about customer experience.

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Dojo 2 updates – Week ending Jan. 13, 2017

The Dojo Toolkit - Announcements - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 19:31

We’ve accomplished a lot on Dojo 2 over the past few months, which has meant a fair amount of churn and improvements. Rather than trying to recap everything, we’re going to start covering some of the highlights in more frequent, shorter blog posts than we did in 2016.

Dojo 2 roadmap update

We have a new Dojo 2 roadmap. It’s currently more accurate about the things we’ve finished than it is about the things that are upcoming. We’re in the process of splitting out the remaining items into things that block the first Dojo 2 beta, and those that will follow it.

Scoped packages

With npm, the first package to choose a name wins, and in the past this has led to things like dgrid, dstore, and even util and themes not being able to have the same name in npm as they do in our own repositories. npm does not make it easy to provide aliases between names, so there’s been a fair amount of workarounds needed to provide a consistent installation experience for npm and non-npm users.

A while back, npm added support for scoped packages, so that it would be easy enough to refer to something as @dojo/core rather than dojo-core. We had resisted going this route as we were still aiming to support bower, but with a significant decrease in adoption of bower, and a heavy reliance on npm for the Dojo 2 development approach, we’ve made the decision to drop bower support for Dojo 2 and we’ve started using scoped packages.

In your code, the main change will be with how you include and reference dependencies. A dojo/core commit shows how this works in practice, but the things to note are:

  • The source package remains in the same location, e.g. dojo/loader is still found at https://github.com/dojo/loader
  • When including that package as a dependency, you will now include it as @dojo/loader instead of dojo-loader in both your package.json as well as within any ES6 module import statements, as well as via any npm install commands, e.g. npm install @dojo/loader

Besides being able to keep short and consistent package names, all officially supported Dojo 2 packages will be included under this scope.

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CFP for @CloudExpo | #BigData #IoT #SDN #DevOps #FinTech #AI #DataCenter

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 18:30
The 20th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Containers, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportunity. Submit your speaking proposal today!

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IoT Dev + Test | @ThingsExpo @TechWell #IoT #M2M #API #AI #ML #Agile

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 18:00
Discover top technologies and tools all under one roof at April 24–28, 2017, at the Westin San Diego in San Diego, CA. Explore the Mobile Dev + Test and IoT Dev + Test Expo and enjoy all of these unique opportunities: The latest solutions, technologies, and tools in mobile or IoT software development and testing. Meet one-on-one with representatives from some of today's most innovative organizations

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Five Network Metrics | @CloudExpo @AppNeta #APM #SaaS #AI #DataCenter

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 09:00
As the network has moved from a physical entity to a more abstract one, IT has valiantly kept pace by researching and deploying new network devices and functionality. IT teams have had to shift workloads and mindsets to the cloud and to SaaS providers, while remaining responsible for end-user experience-which is ever more important.

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Digital Transformation in the Retail Banking Industry | @CloudExpo #Cloud #FinTech #DigitalTransformation

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 19:45
Like other industries did before it, retail banking is riding a bucking bronco of digital transformation. While customer satisfaction levels drop and government rules and regulations continue to expand, retail banking seeks new ways to adapt to the massive changes in how consumers interact and use financial products and services. However, unlike other industries such as book publishing that have been rocked by the tsunami of digital changes in the marketplace, companies in the banking sector also have to comply with extensive regulations intended to protect consumers. In confronting this new landscape, banks are looking at better ways to use their existing data in real-time to improve customer experience and loyalty, comply with a growing number of government rules and privacy laws, and consolidate disparate IT systems in their current infrastructure. Banks must provide a seamless experience for customers no matter which product or service they choose.

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