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DXC Agility Platform 11.0 Released

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It is with great pleasure that I announce the release of the 11.0 version of the Agility Platform!  The team has been heads down working on this release for many months and have come through with a release.  Below is a summary of the new/improved features and I invite you to review the release notes […]

DXC Agility Platform now integrated with Hitachi Automation Director

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Building out a DXC Technology Agility Platform blueprint just got better.   Blueprints are the way in which you map multiple technologies (operating systems, applications, load balancers, databases, data files, etc.) together to make a single service offering by dragging and dropping the different images, assets and technologies together. Blueprints allow application owners to build services ranging from a […]

Agility Platform now certified with vSphere 6.5

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The DXC Agility Platform version 10.2.8 has been certified with vSphere 6.5. vSphere has been a supported integration for awhile, but as with any product we integrate with, there are regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. vSphere provides a virtualization platform that organizations of all […]

Cloud and the ever-changing world of technology

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I’ve been working in the technology sector for many years, from building computers to installing networks, to programming in different languages and a slew of other roles. One thing that has been a constant in my career is change. I’ve seen computers go from 8-bit  to 16, 32, etc., to multiple processors, to multiple cores. I’ve watched the programming […]

Agility Platform certified with OpenStack Newton

The CSC Agility Platform version 10.2.7 has been certified with OpenStack, specifically the Newton release. OpenStack has been a supported integration for awhile. As with any third-party product we integrate with, OpenStack has regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. The Agility Platform allows for customers to […]

DXC Agility Platform releases new integration to NSX

I wanted to take  a moment to provide an update on the Agility Platform and the new Adapter (Integration) that was just released, the NSX Load Balancer. NSX is a feature of VMware NSX for vSphere (NSX-V). Application designers can now drag and drop NSX directly into Agility Platform blueprints. Our customers regularly deploy services […]

DXC Agility Platform now integrated with Docker Swarm

The DXC Agility Platform team has just released a brand new integration (Adapter) to Docker Swarm. Docker Swarm is a clustering and scheduling tool for Docker containers. Swarm allows IT administrators and developers to manage a cluster of Docker nodes as a single virtual system. With this new Adapter, the Agility Platform can now orchestrate the deployment of Docker containers via […]

Agility Platform certified with OpenStack Mitaka

The DXC Agility Platform version 10.2.5 has been certified with OpenStack, specifically with the Mitaka release. OpenStack has been a supported integration for awhile, but as with any third-party product we integrate with, OpenStack has regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. The Agility Platform allows for […]

Integrating monitoring to the Agility Platform

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A while back I blogged about monitoring. I covered a little bit of history and listed some of the challenges IT faces on what to monitor, how much monitoring is enough, etc. Today, I want to talk about how the Agility Platform approaches monitoring. The Agility Platform is able to monitor the instances that are provisioned; it just needs […]

DXC Agility Platform now integrated with Virtustream

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The DXC Agility Platform team released a new integration (Adapter) to Virtustream xStream. Virtustream’s xStream is a comprehensive cloud management tool focused on efficient application management and service delivery for enterprises and service providers. The Agility Platform provides a single unified console across multiple Public and Private Cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, VMWare, SoftLayer and many others. With the […]