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CoreDNS: The DNS for cloud-native computing

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I have a t-shirt which reads, from top to bottom: “It’s not DNS. There’s no way it’s DNS. It was DNS!” As every sysadmin knows, all too many network problems boil down to a Domain Name System (DNS) blunder. That’s already annoying, but when you have to deal with a DNS headache with fast-moving containers […]

Le « Disaster Recovery as a Service » simplifie l’informatique

Un plan de reprise (PRA ou « Disaster Recovery ») englobe tous les processus visant à récupérer et protéger l’ensemble de l’infrastructure informatique. Rédigé préalablement, le PRA prévoit tous les mécanismes et actions qui permettront au système d’information de se reconstruire après un incident. Quand il définit son PRA, le département informatique prépare une gestion consciencieuse de […]

Fundamentals of a digital business platform

Today’s modern enterprise leverages a digital business platform as the foundation for digital applications. A digital business platform provides the agility to build and support the dynamic nature of modern applications. So what do these platforms look like? A digital business platform is based on three pillars: intelligence, orchestration and automation. It is a primary […]

La recuperación de desastres como servicio ofrece otra forma de simplificar la TI

La recuperación ante desastres como estrategia de simplificación de TI es posible. Disaster recovery exige un grado de compromiso difícil de sostener. Usted sabe que necesita prepararse para lo inevitable, pero se requiere disciplina para mantener copias de seguridad. También es necesario un presupuesto para mantener un backup estable y al día, por si acaso. […]

Gartner: Future of identity management is mobile, SaaS

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By 2022, the research firm Gartner predicts 70 percent of enterprises that use biometrics for authentication will do so with smartphone apps. Last year, less than 5 percent of enterprises did so. According to Gartner, it is the lower cost and improved user experience that will drive this adoption of smartphone biometric authentication. Speaking of […]

How to get more business value from your cloud investment

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Is your organization looking to get more business value from its investments in the cloud? Join the club. While there’s no universal approach for moving to the cloud, there are many proven ways to get the most value. These include approaching the cloud not as a technology move, but as a business decision. This makes […]

The Calico cloud

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You know what’s one of the real pains of cloud and container based computing? Networking. Workloads on a cloud come and go faster than you can read this story. Connecting those workloads, especially when they become even more ephemeral containers, is not easy. That’s where the open-source Software Defined Network (SDN) Calico comes in. SDN […]

The top five upcoming cloud developments

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Strap yourself in. We’ll be going to some interesting places with the cloud in the near future. 1. Hybrid Cloud Takes Off For the longest time, the hybrid cloud didn’t really go much of anywhere. That’s because it wasn’t easy to integrate private and public clouds. Then, along came Kubernetes and everything changed. With Kubernetes, […]

Es hora de subir las aplicaciones de recursos humanos a la nube

Las compañías que comenzaron su viaje de transformación digital con aplicaciones orientadas al cliente, como de ventas o marketing y que están priorizando sus próximos pasos, o las empresas que recién comienzan a migrar aplicaciones heredadas a la nube, deben poner a los recursos humanos (RR.HH.) de primeros en la lista. Después de todo, ¿qué […]

AWS re:Invent opens eyes to possibilities from machine learning to security and storage

by Dawn Waite Technology as an enabler for innovation and process improvement has become the catchword for most companies. Whether it’s artificial intelligence and machine learning, gaining insights from data through better analytics capabilities, or the ability to transfer data and knowledge to the cloud, life sciences companies are looking to achieve greater efficiencies and […]