The Business Case For IT Automation
System administrators and IT practitioners spend as much as 50% of their time on routine, repetitive tasks. Quite simply, manual configurations, custom scripts and legacy tools just don’t cut it anymore. Enter Puppet Enterprise, the leading IT automation software in the market today. Puppet Enterprise lets you manage IT infrastructure for higher availability, faster recovery
Checklist: Characteristics Of A Successful DevOps Team
No matter how you’re using DevOps practices — whether your company has a DevOps department or cross-functional teams that share DevOps tools and practices — there are distinct characteristics of DevOps teams that align with high IT performance.
2014 State Of DevOps Report
The 2014 State of DevOps Report by Puppet Labs, IT Revolution Press and ThoughtWorks is an analysis of more than 9,200 survey responses from technical professionals around the world, making this the largest and most comprehensive DevOps study to date. As the first scientific study of the relationship between organizational performance, IT performance and DevOps
The Barbarians Are At The Gate: Are You Ready For Them?
Considering the number of patches and variety of devices that have to be patched, keeping all your devices up to date with respect to patching can soak up a considerable amount of IT staff time and drive up IT costs. The key is to have an effective patch management strategy that balances cost with risk
Seven Steps to Getting a Handle on Software Licensing Management
The illegal use of software, even when it’s unintentional, has many negative repercussions including costly fines from non-compliance and damage to your company’s reputation. If you fail an audit once, your chances of a repeat audit with the same vendor greatly increase. Download this free whitepaper to learn the Seven Steps to get a handle
Using Application Performance Management (APM) For Security
Security practitioners are often challenged with finding an unknown security issue as soon as it occurs. While various types of solutions are available to read application and system log files; they rely on a pattern of events and take valuable time to decipher.
2014-2015 World Quality Report
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, and Sogeti, its local professional services division, have released the findings of the sixth World Quality Report. The report, published in conjunction with HP, reveals that application Testing and Quality Assurance (QA) now accounts for almost a quarter of the IT spend,
The Total Economic Impact of the Appcelerator Platform
491% Return on Investment. That’s the headline finding of Forrester’s in-depth ROI analysis of the Appcelerator Platform. Equally remarkable stats include: – 40% Faster time-to-market – 52% Lower delivery costs – 75% Decreased time-to-resolution This independent report details the value realized by existing customers so you can see how Appcelerator might benefit your organization.
APIs & MBaaS: How to Extend Your Enterprise Architecture for a Mobile World
“Mobile,” as Forrester Research observes, “is pushing aging web architectures to the brink.” A good mobile architectural tier requires: • Elastic scalability • Prebuilt, mobile-optimized APIs • A robust capability for building custom APIs • Seamless synchronization • Security & governance Download this whitepaper and learn how each of these requirements can help you seamlessly