Jennifer Clemente

A thoughtful integration strategy to soothe cloud growing pains

If you’re in the business of technology or in the technology of business, words such as “cloud” and “big data” can feel like this century’s biggest industry buzz terms thanks to the cost saving and tech-intensive advantages they provide. While cloud applications promise flexibility and lower cost, data integration is a common hurdle. To describe […]

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Bluemix, Watson and bot mania: The cognitive era plays hard at SXSW 

The IBM activation this past week in downtown Austin earned it the number three slot in AdWeek’s compilation of the top eight topics that had attendees buzzing at South by Southwest. No wonder. IBM at SXSW 2017 enticed developers to the golden age of cognitive by amping up its Bluemix services offerings, specifically around the […]

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With DevOps, NBCUniversal massively reduces app release times

When you think about companies that employ DevOps practices, what comes to mind? Many people think of born-on-the-cloud startups built for market disruption and innovation, such as Uber. Increasingly, long-standing enterprises are eyeing DevOps, too. Take, for example, NBCUniversal, which uses DevOps to streamline time to market for new applications, increase application code quality, and […]

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Continuous delivery tops IT execs’ priority list

Innovation is undoubtedly all around us, from advancements in AI to quantum computing. Who wouldn’t want to capitalize on the value of digital transformation? But what’s truly driving these big moves? It’s due in no small part to the ability of IT organizations to speed software delivery. Enterprise Management Associates’ latest research report, derived from […]

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Go agile to slash costs, reduce failure rates and speed deployments

Continuous deployment is the mainstay of a DevOps practice. Because accelerated delivery of software services is linked to business growth and innovation, it’s becoming de facto as companies pursue digital transformation. But if you’re somewhat new to agile-based continuous deployment, you’re probably wondering about things such as app quality, speed and delivery, not to mention […]

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Speeding cloud innovation with app deployment automation

C-level executives are looking to the cloud to speed innovation. The business environment is becoming increasingly competitive. The fear of being “Ubered” by competitors who come out of nowhere is forcing IT executives to deliver quality apps to the market faster than ever to meet customer demand.  Concerns about high failure rates, reduced deployment times […]

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