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Holiday Experience and #BigData | @CloudExpo @Schmarzo #IoT #Analytics

The holiday season is nearly upon us (I’ve already heard Christmas songs being played…really?) and retailers are usually the big winners during the holiday season. However, leading retailers are already thinking beyond the current holiday season, and not just from marketing and merchandising perspectives. These leading retailers are considering how this holiday season – and the resulting wealth of customer, product and operational data – can be converted into new analytic insights that can be used to optimize key business processes, uncover new monetization opportunities and create a more compelling, more prescriptive user experience all year round.

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[slides] #DigitalTransformation Predator | @CloudExpo @Alfresco #ML #AI #DL

Java Developer's Journal - 6 hours 56 min ago
According to Forrester Research, every business will become either a digital predator or digital prey by 2020. To avoid demise, organizations must rapidly create new sources of value in their end-to-end customer experiences. True digital predators also must break down information and process silos and extend digital transformation initiatives to empower employees with the digital resources needed to win, serve, and retain customers.

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EU Regulators Approve Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 04:40
The European Commission clears the way for Microsoft to move closer to completing its multi-billion-dollar acquisition of LinkedIn.
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Google Decreases Size Of Mobile App Updates By 65 Percent

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 04:15
Google has found a way to reduce the amount of data downloaded to update mobile apps, but the process doubles the amount of time required to do the job. result.
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[session] Divergent #DevOps Patterns | @DevOpsSummit #ContinuousDelivery

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 02:45
In IT, we sometimes coin terms for things before we know exactly what they are and how they’ll be used. The resulting terms may capture a common set of aspirations and goals – as “cloud” did broadly for on-demand, self-service, and flexible computing. But such a term can also lump together diverse and even competing practices, technologies, and priorities to the point where important distinctions are glossed over and lost.

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Developers Face New Year Deadline to Meet Apple Encryption Requirement

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 02:15
Most developers haven't updated their iOS applications to support App Transport Security and it appears that few will be able to meet a New Year deadline to do so.
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Qualcomm Introduces 10nm Centriq Chip

eWeek - Application Development - Thu, 12/08/2016 - 01:24
The Centriq 2400 is built for high-end data center workloads, and the processor will have up to 48 custom ARMv8-compliant cores.
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Microsoft Fortifies Windows 10 Creators Update With Security Features

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 23:57
Windows 10's next big update will include new tools that help businesses better control their PCs and keep their data safe.
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AT&T Launches First Trial of 5G High Speed Business Customer Service

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 22:52
DAILY VIDEO: AT&T's first 5G business trial handles new high speed mobile apps; SCOTUS trims restitution for Apple in Samsung copyright case; Microsoft gives social AI chatbots another go With Zo; and there's more.
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Call for Papers @CloudExpo | #BigData #IoT #AI #DevOps #FinTech #Blockchain

Java Developer's Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 21:45
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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Floki Bot Malware Analyzed by Cisco Talos and Flashpoint

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 21:10
Zeus-based Floki Bot deciphered by joint effort that benefited from the use of new open-source FIRST framework.
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What Industry Experts See From AI, Machine Learning in 2017

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:53
Artificial intelligence is poised to hit the mainstream in 2017, as the value of machine learning and analytics has become apparent.
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What ‘Mr. Robot’ Can Teach Us About Incident Response | @CloudExpo #IoT #Cloud #Security

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:45
It is not often that movies and television shows give viewers the opportunity to explore the world of hacking and digital security in a realistic manner. After two seasons, "Mr. Robot" has attracted its share of IT professionals as well as average citizens. The show has offered numerous depictions that are of particular interest to those who make their living by protecting their organizations. The critically acclaimed television series offers fictional situations rather than documentary evidence. However, the plots and actions of both the security engineers and hackers are realistic enough that they can send a shiver down the spine of any professional responsible for safeguarding their organization's system and responding to incidents. This two-part post explores some of the most chilling incidents depicted on the show – incidents that are especially disturbing because they can and do happen in the real world.

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True Scale-out Storage | @CloudExpo #IoT #ML #Storage #SDS #DataCenter

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:30
Almost three years ago, VMware introduced the world to its virtual SAN. This new solution enabled customers to use storage within ESXi servers without the need for external storage – an exciting promise for organizations that wanted to quickly scale their virtual storage. Now, it’s time to check in on this technology and see if it’s living up to its promise. VMware became a player in the storage array and software market when it launched vSAN. Server admins were looking forward to using vSAN because it gave them a symmetrical architecture that did not require external storage, thus being able to use storage within existing servers. It also doesn’t require specialized storage skills. However, no one solution can be all things to all enterprises, and as enterprises began to deploy vSAN across their environments, they noticed something big was missing.

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Trend Micro Says Cyber-Attacks Will Continued Unabated in 2017

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 19:35
Security software company Trend Micro says cyber-attacks on enterprise networks and the internet of things will only grow in volume and sophistication in 2017.
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[download] Database #Monitoring | @CloudExpo @Solarwinds #ML #DataCenter

Java Developer's Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 19:30
Get deep visibility into the performance of your databases and expert advice for performance optimization and tuning. You can't get application performance without database performance. Give everyone on the team a comprehensive view of how every aspect of the system affects performance across SQL database operations, host server and OS, virtualization resources and storage I/O. Quickly find bottlenecks and troubleshoot complex problems.

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Verizon to Sell Two Dozen of Its Data Center Sites to Equinix

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 18:32
The transaction focuses on Verizon's strategy to drive digital transformation for enterprise customers, not run data centers.
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Self-Service Analytics Is Replacing Traditional BI | @CloudExpo #Cloud #BusinessIntelligence

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 18:15
Modern organizations typically use several IT tools to monitor their applications, networks and other IT components in real time. Unfortunately, this leads to independent data islands, which creates a one-dimensional view of IT. In order to make strategic decisions, organizations need an IT operational analytics tool to analyze data from multiple sources, spot trends and make better decisions.

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[video] QC Process with @CollabNet | @CloudExpo #APM #IoT #ML #DevOps

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 17:00
"We are a modern development application platform and we have a suite of products that allow you to application release automation, we do version control, and we do application life cycle management," explained Flint Brenton, CEO of CollabNet, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.

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FIDO Authentication Standards Provide Security Efficiency for Google

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 16:50
The use of U2F based Security Keys helps Google to improve security for its users, according to a new two-year study.
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