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Pre-Friday Deals: Amazon's Highest Rated Tech Deals Under $25 - Deal Alert

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 pm30 16:20:00

If you need some practice buying stuff before the big day (Black Friday), Amazon has released a boat load of deals in these days leading up to it. What we've done here is simply filtered their list of current deals down to the tech categories we care about, and only the deals $25 or less with 4 or 5 star ratings.  Discounted USB cords, chargers, phone accessories, BlueTooth speakers, splitters, and other gadgets. Here it is: An impulse shopper's dream/nightmare. Note: Scroll down past the "featured deals" to where the lists really starts. Enjoy!To read this article in full, please click here Read the article
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BrandPost: Creative Freedom through Digital Transformation

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 pm30 12:00:00

By Gary Thome, Vice President and Chief Technologist for the Software-Defined and Cloud Group at Hewlett Packard Enterprise What happens when you take a company overflowing with artistic talent and combine it with technology that doesn’t hold them back? You get a digital transformation most businesses can only dream of.For a leading animation studio, digital transformation is certainly not a dream; it’s an everyday reality. Using today’s most innovative technologies, this film studio is able to unleash the creative genius of their storytellers, artists, and innovators—and produce better films on time and on budget.Realizing a vision in the most cost-effective wayTo read this article in full, please click here Read the article
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Cloud pricing comparison: AWS vs. Microsoft Azure vs. Google Cloud vs. IBM Cloud

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 pm30 12:00:00

Kim Weins is vice president of cloud cost strategy at RightScale.As major cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google, and IBM) continue to drop the prices of cloud instances, they have added discounting options, added instances, and dropped the billing increments, in some cases, to per second billing. Costs come down, but complexity increases. Understanding how to navigate this complexity is critically important. We estimate that companies will waste more than $10 billion in the next 12 months on their cloud spend.To read this article in full, please click here Read the article
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NoSQL standouts: The best document databases

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 pm30 12:00:00

“The right tool for the right job.” If such wisdom holds true anywhere, it certainly holds true with the choice of database a developer picks for a given application. Document databases, one of the family of data products collectively referred to as “NoSQL,” are for developers who want to focus on their application rather than the database technology.MongoDBTo read this article in full, please click here(Insider Story) Read the article
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Eclipse begins enterprise Java transition from Java EE to EE4J

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 am30 02:13:00

The Eclipse Foundation, the new keeper of enterprise Java, has moved forward with nine project proposals for Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J), which the organization describes as the first step toward the migration of Java EE (Enterprise Edition) to the open source tools organization.The proposals, published for community review, cover aspects of Java ranging from JSON and REST to messaging. They emerge in response to Oracle’s decision in August to turn over enterprise Java to an open source tools foundation, which resulted in Eclipse taking over the project. This followed a tumultuous year for enterprise Java, with Oracle deciding on a plan to upgrade Java EE after being criticized for neglect, only to shed stewardship of Java EE this year.... Read the article
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What's new in NativeScript

InfoWorld on 22/11/2017 am30 01:17:00

NativeScript, a framework for native mobile application development leveraging JavaScript technologies, is being outfitted with starter templates to streamline the development process. The templates are among a series of enhancements being made to the platform.The templates are part of NativeScript Sidekick, a GUI client companion to the NativeScript command-line interface. Sidekick was introduced on Tuesday. Along with the templates, Sidekick contains plugins, cloud builds, and debugging support. Progress Software, the developer of NativeScript, offers Sidekick as a free download.To read this article in full, please click here Read the article
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BrandPost: Two Industry Analysts Discuss Managing Multi-Cloud Complexity Across the Globe

InfoWorld on 21/11/2017 pm30 21:31:00

By Chris Purcell, Analyst Relations at Hewlett Packard Enterprise As multi-cloud adoption expands across the world, international companies need to consider how globalization affects business ecosystems and hybrid IT complexity. Digital transformation has heightened the focus on data as value, so businesses need to reevaluate the legal and logistical obstacles that come with the global distribution of data and determine what infrastructure will be required to make it work.Dana Gardner, Principal Analyst at Interarbor Solutions, sits down with leading IT industry analysts for his BriefingsDirect Voice of the Analyst podcast series to wrestle with the mounting complexities businesses face as they transform their IT strategy. To tackle the implications of globalization, Gardner spoke with Peter Burris, Head of Research at Wikibon... Read the article
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IDG Contributor Network: Why ICA is the real ECM

InfoWorld on 21/11/2017 pm30 20:27:00

Many years ago, medical companies struggled with how to manage, report, and provide drug development information to regulators. They were required to provide all details on clinical trials, drug investigations, adverse effects, doctor’s notes, and patient records in a consistent format for review. However, the information was held in many different formats with Dictaphone tapes, X-ray images, and scanned documents and images all being part of the information under management.The solution is what was granularly called enterprise content management (ECM). Enterprise content management was supposed to encompass all types of content under one umbrella for management and distribution. Its drawback was that it couldn’t understand that content. Any descriptive information or analysis was added by users, in the main part,... Read the article
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IDG Contributor Network: 3 challenges of high-performance storage in the age of unstructured data explosion

InfoWorld on 21/11/2017 pm30 19:48:00

The need for high-performance storage solutions tailored to meet the demands of unstructured file and object data is greater than ever. Because more modern applications use unstructured file data, the growth of unstructured data (29.8 percent) outpaces that of structured data (19.6 percent), according to IDC. Enterprises need high-performance solutions to keep up with this digital transformation.With new innovations in flash storage, there now lies an opportunity to make storage of unstructured file data faster and better. All-flash array solutions for file and object storage, such as Pure Storage’s FlashBlade, offer enterprises a high-performance solution that works with their unstructured file data.To read this article in full, please click here Read the article
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IDG Contributor Network: Legacy QA in the devops age: reskill them or release them?

InfoWorld on 21/11/2017 pm30 16:29:00

The challenge Devops is becoming mainstream—I know because I am contacted almost daily with unsolicited sales emails from companies trying to partner with me to implement devops. Many companies beginning their devops transition still have ingrained old-school processes, along with legacy QA and development teams.Some companies believe or are told their QA teams are unskilled and should be eliminated and replaced with either a combined engineering team or an offshore testing staff. Swapping out staff is not as simple as it sounds. You won’t be able to hire or even locate replacements as fast as you want in today’s market, or the contractual prices for offshore talent in some cases could cost more than you are paying for your current QA... Read the article

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