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Taking digital marketing to the next level with AI and cloud

By Bob Lord, IBM Chief Digital Officer, and Joe Zawadzki, MediaMath Founder and CEO Let’s talk about how far digital marketing has come and be proud of that for a moment. Twenty years ago, it was just an idea. Then, 10 years later, programmatic marketing heralded a necessary move toward a better marketing future fueled […]

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How to streamline continuous delivery through better auditing

IT managers, does this sound familiar? Just when everything is running smoothly, you encounter the release management process in place for upgrading business applications in the production environment. You get an error notification in one of the workflows running the release management process. It can be especially frustrating when the error is coming from the […]

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Why you need DevOps to rethink digital transformation

We are passing through many worldwide changes due to the digital transformation era. In under a decade, think how profoundly your personal and professional life has been affected by technology. The world continues to digitize quickly. Entrepreneurs who are thinking about innovation and want to develop successful digital businesses must understand why DevOps is so […]

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How to set up a private cloud platform

If you’re in charge of IT at your company, it’s pretty safe to assume you already have a reference hardware architecture and available infrastructure within your organization. So you want to set up a private cloud on premises for workloads across your company. What more do you need, and how do you set up and […]

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How to choose the best DevOps toolchain orchestration solution

One of the biggest challenges around application development is the role of communication and transparency between teams. For a long time, different team—like developers, business analysts, QAs and operations—were independent. Companies sometimes suffered from the siloed approach that resulted. The results of this scenario were longer app delivery cycles, less innovative products and a slower […]

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Business process goes cognitive at IBM World of Watson

At this year’s IBM World of Watson conference, the IBM Process Innovation team captured the excitement of businesses moving into the cognitive era. Through onsite presentations and conversations, attendees shared how cognitive capabilities are transforming business process. The following whiteboard session videos from WoW are a quick, fun and visual way to rediscover key cognitive […]

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How APM can help eliminate continuous delivery issues

Companies are rapidly adopting the DevOps culture and methodology to embrace digital transformation and enable continuous delivery, the nonstop rollout of software upgrades. While continuous delivery continues to have a significant impact on both IT and business overall, it does come with challenges. Continuous delivery’s impact on application quality EMA recently cited in their report […]

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Automated processes leads to automatic profit

If you are a leader in the IT industry, then you have likely experienced the satisfaction of making a difference in the world. Software has dramatically changed the world around us. Almost every single business sector, category or domain of activity has undergone a software-driven revolution. Software touches every part of our lives. It’s part […]

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The best way to avoid application downtime troubles

In today’s always-connected world, applications do not go down quietly. Social media forums overflow with irate customers announcing disruptions, sometimes grabbing the attention of news websites. Even as your organization addresses the issues, you face reputational damage and loss in revenue that can extend long past the initial incident and resolution. To pour salt on […]

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Why it’s time to stop putting websites first

People are tied to their mobile devices. I know I am. My mobile phone is at the top of my mental checklist whenever I leave the house: mobile phone, keys and wallet. Check. I have everything I could possibly need if I have those three items with me. Since smartphones have essentially become extensions of […]

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Anxiety-free app configurations with WAS, PureApplication and UCD

Almost every IT operations manager groans when forced to migrate to a new software version. No matter how convinced they are about the need to migrate, they worry about the business risks associated with a migration gone wrong. With support ending for Java SE 6, migrating to WebSphere Application Server Version 9.0 (WAS V9) from […]

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Why migrating to WebSphere V9 is easier than you think

There are many reasons to be excited about the significant enhancements made to the latest release of WebSphere Application Server Version 9, for on- and off-premises environments — and everything in between. WebSphere V9 makes it easy to rapidly create new cloud-native applications, microservices and APIs. You can also easily connect existing applications to cloud […]

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