Developers, not CIOs, are who drive your cloud strategy

For most companies, multicloud and hybrid cloud environments aren’t a choice. They’re just what happens as those companies evolve. So while 451 Research projects that 69 percent of organizations expect to run a multicloud environment by 2019, the reality is that 100 percent are already there. That’s because any company that has set up in… Continue reading Developers, not CIOs, are who drive your cloud strategy

How to deal with data in a multicloud environment

You are setting up a quick report around sales for the year, and it needs to use three separate databases. One is an object database running on Amazon Web Services. The second and third are relational databases running on Microsoft Azure. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story) from InfoWorld Cloud… Continue reading How to deal with data in a multicloud environment

What’s new in Kubernetes containers

The latest version of the container orchestration system Kubernetes, 1.12, brings to GA the Kubelet TLS Bootstrap, a feature that automates the provisioning of TLS client certificates for Kubelets. Kubernetes 1.12 also adds support for container cluster autoscaling on Microsoft Azure’s virtual machine scale sets.  To read this article in full, please click here (Insider… Continue reading What’s new in Kubernetes containers

Real-time data processing with data streaming: new tools for a new era

Today, there are many data sources—such at IoT devices, user interaction events from mobile applications, financial service transactions, and health monitoring systems—that broadcast critical information in real time. Developers working with these data sources need to think about the architecture to capture real time streaming data at varying scales and complexities. To read this article in… Continue reading Real-time data processing with data streaming: new tools for a new era

Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software Awards

Remember Snort? Or Asterisk? Or Jaspersoft or Zimbra? Heck, you might still be using them. All of these open source champions—InfoWorld Best of Open Source Software Award winners 10 years ago—are still going strong. And why not? They’re still perfectly useful. Ten years ago these tools were among the best answers to pressing needs in… Continue reading Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software Awards

The best open source software for data storage and analytics

The best open source software for data storage and analytics Image by IDG Nothing is bigger these days than data, data, data. We have more data than ever before, and we have more ways to store and analyze it—SQL databases, NoSQL databases, distributed OLTP databases, distributed OLAP platforms, distributed hybrid OLTP/OLAP platforms. Our 2018 Bossie… Continue reading The best open source software for data storage and analytics

Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software Awards

Remember Snort? Or Asterisk? Or Jaspersoft or Zimbra? Heck, you might still be using them. All of these open source champions—InfoWorld Best of Open Source Software Award winners 10 years ago—are still going strong. And why not? They’re still perfectly useful. Ten years ago these tools were among the best answers to pressing needs in… Continue reading Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software Awards