the future of the Operating System - LinuxCon 2015 keynote


Linux has become the foundation for infrastructure everywhere as it defined application portability from the desktop to the phone and from to the data center to the cloud. As applications become increasingly distributed in nature, the Docker platform serves as the cornerstone of Linux’s evolution solidifying the dominance of Linux today and into tomorrow. The Future of the Operating System. What is an Operating System ? Modern Application Portability.

The Battle for Mobile Operating System Supremacy

The Investing Edge

In the cases of both PCs and smartphones, Apple implemented a walled garden approach to establish complete control of hardware, OS, and applications.

Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!


If you’ve ever been worried that the messages you are sending your friends and co-workers via the normal texting applications were not secure enough and you felt unsafe giving out personal information, then Threema might be the application for you to use. By May Gourley.

Big Data - Extracting and Loading from Operational Systems

IT Toolbox

In today’s IT world big data applications are common. We have evolved some standard responses to the needs for these applications. One common reaction is that big data requires a “scaling up”: more CPUs, more memory, more resources. Another theme is the availability of special-purpose hardware and software for storing and analyzing big data. However, big

The Browser as an application platform :


The Browser as an application platform. For the first time ever, the application platform. t the operating system, nor is it adobe air,net or java, itâ??s s promised mission, the underlying operating system wouldnâ??t SproutCore: JavaScript Applications.

Mesosphere: Organizing the machines in your datacenter as if they are one large computer


The Mesosphere datacenter operating system helps you organize the machines in your datacenter as if they are one big computer. Mesosphere provides a new kind of operating system. It supports today’s developers who are building a new class of applications.

Announcing The New CTOvision Mobile App: Track tech topics anywhere anytime on iOS and Android devices


We have just updated the CTOvision Mobile application to take advantage of hot new design styles and more of the features today's enterprise technologists expect in a mobile app. The application focuses on content we create for technologists, so you will find our blog content and tech write-ups featured prominently in the app. We appreciate you downloading this application. CTO Mobile News Android (operating system) App Store (iOS) iOS ipad IPhoneBob Gourley.

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Third-Party Applications are Patched up-to-date? SCCM admins?


Regardless of your organization’s chosen operating system, you need various 3rd (third-party) applications to make your machines enterprise-ready. The post Third-Party Applications are Patched up-to-date? Subscribe YouTube Channel [link].

Truly Useful Artificial Intelligence Tools You Can Use Today


Soar is a general cognitive architecture for developing systems that exhibit intelligent behavior. Simplifies multi-agent system development. Protege : A free, open-source ontology editor and framework for building intelligent systems. : Build smarter machine learning/AI applications that are fast and scalable. Skycatch : Software for fully autonomous aerial systems. We know you, dear readers, have been tracking the megatrend of artificial intelligence.

Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?


From an enterprise IT standpoint, their championing of the Android operating system has earned them a place in the mobility domain, and their Google Apps offering helped show many businesses that the cloud can work for office automation. Google segment is engaged in advertising, sales of digital content, applications and cloud services, as well as sale of Google branded hardware. Research Team. We track Google ( NASDAQ:GOOGL ) as a Tech Titan , of course.

CIOs Are Discovering That Containers Might Be The Right Way To Ship Code

The Accidental Successful CIO

In order for the software to operate correctly, the supporting software in the environment has to be identical to the software that was present when the software was developed. By contrast each container shares the operating system kernel with the other containers.

Mozilla is joining the Mobile OS game


To understand these specific advantages, you must know that HTML5 is very applicable for use across multiple screens and therefore devices as well. With no vendor controlled ecosystem, application developers can use their own website, or store to sell their applications.

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Moving Off Of Legacy IT Systems

The Accidental Successful CIO

Caption: No, getting off of legacy systems is not easy, but it is necessary Image Credit: Eric Snider. Moving off of legacy IT systems is hard work, but it is part of the job of the person who is in the CIO position. Problems Moving Off Of Legacy Systems.

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Grown-Up IT For Grown-Up Applications

Chuck's Blog - EMC

There’s now a burgeoning category "integrated" solutions intended to lessen that burden and produce more predictable results with less effort -- reference architectures, converged systems, hyperconverged systems and similar. And a VBLOCK has almost zero native application awareness.

5 enterprise web application development trends to watch in 2018

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

So, where is enterprise application development headed in the coming year? Your organization’s ability to develop software applications for this web-based world plays a major role in your overall success. How can your business use web application development as a competitive edge?

Install Dynamic Applications using SCCM CB Full Standalone Media


Standalone media in SCCM contains everything that is required to deploy the operating system on a computer. The post Install Dynamic Applications using SCCM CB Full Standalone Media appeared first on Anoops. The SCCM CB standalone media wizard helps admin to create ISO file (.iso).

Arista Introduces Network Applications with VMware and Microsoft

Data Center Knowledge

At VMworld 2013 this week in San Francisco Arista Networks announced three new network applications that integrate with Arista Extensible Operating System (EOS) and bring a new level of awareness to critical applications in the data center: OpenWorkload, Smart System Upgrade and Network Telemetry.

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Snappy Ubuntu Core for Raspberry Pi 2 Could Help Further IoT, Web Application Delivery

Data Center Knowledge

Canonical collaborates with the Raspberry Pi Foundation to bring its light-weight Snappy Ubuntu Core operating system to the Raspberry Pi 2. Read More. Shared

The Browser as an application platform


For the first time ever, the application platform isn’t the operating system, nor is it adobe air,net or java, it’s the browser. The browser once, a simple tool for fetching and rendering content is now the most important application platform in the world. With Google launching their chrome book is significant as it reflects a substantial shift in the world of computing.

How do Push Notifications Work in Web Applications?


Information Technology Blog - - How do Push Notifications Work in Web Applications? Please note: The UI and process of opt-in or notification pop-ups can be different for differing operating systems and devices. Hence, this is how push notifications work in web applications.

Will the Mobile User Interface Overtake the Desktop?

CIO Dashboard

In the October 2011 Wired , Steven Levy writes about how the scroll bar has disappeared in Apple’s latest desktop operating system, code-named Lion. Experiment with an external pen input device for document editing and markup applications.

A Decade of Dynamo: Powering the next wave of high-performance, internet-scale applications

All Things Distributed

About 70 percent of operations were of the key-value kind, where only a primary key was used and a single row would be returned. About 20 percent would return a set of rows, but still operate on only a single table. Manageable – The service would need to be easy to manage and operate.

UDP: Output Processing

IT Toolbox

When an application program generates UDP output, it transfers control to the operating system and eventually calls procedure udpsend to send the UDP datagram

Hillarys Blinds unveils SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as SAP Hana OS

Computer Weekly

Blinds manufacturer Hillarys, a long-time SAP customer and Hana advocate, has revealed the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications to be the operating system underlying its stack

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PowerShell: Uninstall Windows 10 Built-In Applications with Verification

Mick's IT Blog

It can also uninstall multiple app via a text file containing the application names. as we skipped those operating systems. I am in the beginning stages of building a Windows 10 image for the firm I work at. One of the things that needs to be configured is the built-in apps. Obviously, we do not want all of them. You maybe wondering why you would use this over GPO or DSC.

The best applications for secure your Android connection


This type of application creates a secure tunnel between your phone and the provider. This service, the most used operating system on mobile phones, is available and could be very useful.

Everything You Need to Know About Hosted Applications


Hosted applications are the same basic concept. Hosted Applications vs. The Old Way. They would boot up an operating system with a full menu, a file explorer and approximately 1,000 apps that they’ll never use. Hosted Applications.

AWS Elastic Beanstalk: A Quick and Simple Way into the Cloud - All.

All Things Distributed

Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Flexibility is one of the key principles of Amazon Web Services - developers can select any programming language and software package, any operating system, any middleware and any database to build systems and applications that meet their requirements. Elastic Beanstalk makes it easy for developers to deploy and manage scalable and fault-tolerant applications on the AWS cloud.

Cloud portability: Why you’ll never really get there

David Linthicum

Portability means that you can move an application from one host environment to another, including cloud to cloud such as from Amazon Web Services to Microsoft Azure. The work needed to complete the porting of an application from one platform to another depends upon the specific circumstances.

CIOs Realize That Virtualization Is Not A Magic Cure

The Accidental Successful CIO

What the virtualization did was to allow CIOs to combine applications that had been using just a small amount of the capacity of the server that they had been running on onto a single server. The candidate applications for virtualization had to be selected more carefully.

Happy New Year: Here Are Five Suggestions To Reduce Your Digital Risk


It can also help stop communications from malicious code in your systems back to their control sites. Update operating system and applications: Keeping your operating systems and applications patched reduces many risks. Bob Gourley.

How Microsoft Is Planning To Take Over Again In The Future

IT Toolbox

Every developer flocked to them automatically and produced wonderful applications for Windows. Computers running the operating system eventually took over the world and it was hard to see how their dominance would ever end It was only around a few decades ago Microsoft didn't have a care in the world.

The Problem That CIOs Have With Windows Software

The Accidental Successful CIO

What they have learned is that the fundamental weakness in Microsoft software that is attracting the hackers lies in its application programming interfaces (APIs). These Microsoft APIs are everywhere in their software products, operating systems, and tools.

Expanding the Cloud - Introducing AWS OpsWorks, a Powerful.

All Things Distributed

Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Expanding the Cloud - Introducing AWS OpsWorks, a Powerful Application Management Solution. As with all the AWS Application Management services AWS OpsWorks is provided at no additional charge.

Dell and Big Switch Partner on SDN Solution

Data Center Knowledge

In response to strong customer demand for migration paths to software-defined networks (SDN) Dell and Big Switch Networks announced a strategic agreement that has Dell reselling the Big Switch Big Tap application and the Switch Light Operating System, running on Dell''s high performance Open.

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