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In response to: Ginni Rometty @ the NRF 2014 KeyNote talking about the 3 technology trends which will be huge for the Retail Industry, the New Era of Commerce
I agree with you about Ginni. Simplifying various technologies and
buzzword and how it can bring values to customer and industry is
amazing. Technology is changing so fast, I think we really do not
have a choice to stay with Yesterday !
These Enhancements are added as part of v126.96.36.199 (9.1 FP 34)
Transaction Tracing :
What is transaction tracing:
Transaction tracing is feature which allows user to set trace level for specific invocation of API or service. This feature is useful when you want to collect logs for diagnostic purpose when API/service which is causing the issue issue is known, but logs cannot be enabled as there are multiple invocation of this API/service and system will be flooded with logs when normal trace is enabled.
Google Glass is an innovative device developed by Google, that brings your digital experience on the brand new level. Smart phones and tablets are usually distracting us a lot from our daily life activities. Google Glass is there for us to save our time, as your hands are free when you operate it .Google Glass can be used for all those purposes you use your laptop of smart phone for .So what about the retailers with bricks and mortar stores ? It could broaden borders for the Retailers with bricks and mortar stores.
As retailers continue... [More]
Business is becoming very competitive and tougher day by day for enterprise and collaboration plays the catalyst to overcome most of the challenges. All organizations have to do more with less and people need access to information and services to address their business requirements. Also, enterprises have started adopting sharing of pool of resources that makes them storage provisioning, high scalability and pay as per service usage. With the increasing customer expectation, enterprises that provide a prompt service and... [More]
The White Paper describes the challenges & issues faced by manual application deployment process in multitier application environments and solution framework with desired functions and features in any deployment tool for complete automation of deployment.
Read the complete White Paper @ https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/community/blogs/96960515-2ea1-4391-8170-b0515d08e4da/resource/WhitePaperTCSSolutionACDT-AutomatedCodeDeploymentTool.pdf?lang=en
Although we will continue to see technology accelerators, technology solutions and industry solutions being built, we will definitely see more solutions in the hotter areas prevailing today, like analytics, Big Data, social business, mobility and cloud
Read more @ http://www.informationweek.in/software/13-02-14/where_are_the_solutions_heading.aspx
The industry is buzzing with new trends and disruptive technologies.
The buzz words like Big Data, Mobility, Collaboration, Cloud, and Advanced Analytics are gaining volume and fading the importance of traditional technologies.
Lets solve this puzzle.......
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Server Authentication communication and Digital Certificates (in z/OS):
Server Authentication Communication (SSL/TLS Protocol): This requires only the Server to authenticate/identify itself to the Client. The Server will not check for the authenticity of the Client. The Server sends Signed Digital Certificate to the client and client validates if the certificate is valid by comparing... [More]
Managing software and product lifecycle integration has always been a challenge and with the rate of the new demands on the enterprise the challenges are increasing. Leaders from different standards organizations and industry will lead interactive discussions on the importance of open technologies to help enterprises manage the lifecycle activities within their environments. Learn about the direction lifecycle integration is taking as a result of the inclusion of open standards and the importance of this work to you. You will also hear how you... [More]
The challenges of
virtualized environments are driving the shift to greater integration of
service management capabilities such as image and patch management, high-scale
provisioning, monitoring, storage and security. Join us for this webcast to learn how
organizations can realize the full benefits of virtualization to reduce
management costs, decrease deployment time, increase visibility into
performance and maximize utilization.
If you're in North America, register here for the April 16th session: http:// bit.ly/Y1X32g If you're in... [More]
Even though server proliferation can be partially addressed through
virtualization, the usage of virtual and physical assets becomes
complex to accurately assess or manage. Cost management is crucial to
integrate into overall service management, especially with a move into
cloud. This webcast discusses how to implement a financial management
roadmap and the key requirements for cloud transparency-- the ability to
allocate IT costs, usage, and value. Register today: http://bit.ly/VXXxl3
In WCDE of WCS V7 when running server in 'debugging' mode and tried to run the store, then causing heapdumps at wasprofile folder followed by server state moves into 'stopped' mode. How to get rid of this problem?
If you need to store spatial information and use DB2, then DB2 Spatial Extender might be a choice for you. More details available at: http://www-01.ibm.com/software/data/spatial/db2spatial/ and http://www-01.ibm.com/software/data/spatial/. DB2 Spatial Extender is an add on to DB2. One of it's many use is to store map data (like longitude and latitude) as point, linestring etc. In addition, it provides a large set of functions for data manipulation and calculation. For e.g, db2gse.ST_Length provides a means to calculate the length of a... [More]
Department of Future Studies at University of Kerala will now impart a
course on the IBM Cognos Express Solution in their one year – Post
Graduate Diploma in Knowledge Management (PGDKM) course.
The course will focus on IBM Cognos Express, which will help the
students to understand the integrated business intelligence and planning
solution for mid-size companies.
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DevOps has become something of a buzzword lately but the idea behind it can be truly powerful. Using a combination of technology and best practices to increase collaboration between development and operations teams can accelerate the application development lifecycle while improving software quality and reducing costs. Here’s how IBM is addressing DevOps, with the launch of SmartCloud Continuous Delivery--an agile, scalable and flexible solution for end-to-end lifecycle management that allows organizations to reduce software delivery cycle... [More]
Background Most web portals have an associated mobile portal. This can be found across all industries to name a few banking, insurance, telecom, retail and government. The common requirement is to extend the web portal to mobile devices and provide adaptable rendering for existing and new devices. Some of the unique needs of each industry are Security for Banking, Performance, Scalability and Device Support for telecom, Content Management and Commerce capabilities for Retail and Government portals. Hence having the right design approach to... [More]
Want to Mobilize Portal Web Sites ? The answer is Mobile Portal Accelerator [ MPA ] which is an extension to Websphere Portal and renders Portal web sites on 10000 + Devices. MPA achieves this by using XDIME [ XML Device Independent Markup Extensions ] which helps to create a common markup which can be translated to Device Specific Markup - xHTML, WML, HTML The Latest version of MPA is 8.0 software includes support for current platforms and formats: Support to author and render IBM Web Content Management 8.0 content to mobile devices... [More]
Multichannel banking is coming of age in India. Most banks now have a Mobile web site/App which can be used for doing banking transactions. Popular Mobile banks are http://www.icicibank.com/mobile-banking/index.html http://m.hdfcbank.com/ http://m.citibank.co.in/ http://mobile.onlinesbi.com/sbidownloader/appselectorxhtml.action ICICI, Citi and SBI provide native applications which are based on Android, iPhone or J2ME which needs to be downloaded based on the handset model. HDFC bank provides a Web Application which can be accessed... [More]
mobile world seems to be evolving on a day-to-day basis. What was
largely considered to be the realm of science fiction, even as late as 2007, is now mundane.
With new advances and technological
innovations largely making mobiles the de facto standard for connecting
to the Internet, it seems logical that all major IT organizations are
heavily investing in this medium. Building
for the mobile environment has its own drawbacks. Every major mobile
environment has its own text editor and set of tools, and these have
Customer centric marketing using IBM Unica Webinar Thursday, Oct 18, 2012 5:00 PM IST Most businesses today are challenged by the rise of the “empowered
customer.” Today’s customers are well-informed, use other people as
their primary information source, interact with the companies through
multiple channels, touch-points and media, and expects a superior
customer experience. To serve these empowered customers, businesses
must – now more than ever put customers at the center of everything they
do and use Customer Centric... [More]
BM mobile software provides the productivity, real-time, and social collaboration tools that you use at work for mobile devices.
Making collaboration easy for people using mobile devices is an
important part of an organization's transformation to a social business.
IBM mobile software supports Google Android™, Apple® iPhone, Apple
iPad, RIM® BlackBerry®, Microsoft Windows® Mobile, and Nokia®
Learn how you can take your desktop with you on your mobile device and stay engaged with your professional... [More]
to Mobile Computing
Mobile Computing is an umbrella term used
to describe technologies that enable people to access network services
anyplace, anytime, and anywhere.
expanding technology of cellular communication, wireless LAN's, and satellite
services will make information accessible anywhere and at any time. Regardless
of size, most mobile computers will be equipped with a wireless connection to
the fixed part of the network, and, perhaps, to other mobile computers.
Mobility and portability will... [More]
The challenges of managing virtualized environments are mounting. The benefits of virtualization—from cost and labor savings to increased efficiency—are being threatened by its staggering growth and the resultant complexity. A critical piece to solving these challenges, as many organizations have already discovered, is image management. Read more: http://ibm.co/SpHTlV