How to Create an Agile Software Factory in the Enterprise

For Agile and DevOps transformation, what may have worked for a small co-located team working on fairly simple software has proved not to adequately scale to the complex software systems modern corporations rely on. Instead, an Agile Software Factory utilizing a mature scaling framework such as the Scaled Agile Framework or Disciplined Agile as your [...]

Day 2 Management Defined: How Containerization Can Accelerate Your IT Journey

So, you started using containers for your enterprise. What’s next? Like many other IT buzzwords, containerization has become a pervasive and common phrase—at least among enterprises that have embraced a DevOps mindset fueled by the forward-thinking development and operation teams. The fun doesn’t stop after you migrate your workloads to containers. There is life after containers—as [...]

What Is an Agile Software Factory?

Successful businesses run operations as if they were a franchise: Business processes are standardized Processes are automated, scaled, and leveraged across the organization Employees are able to succeed by using the franchise system, not fighting it For leading software organizations, “franchising” processes, tools and automation delivers incredible results, including increased productivity and time for innovation. [...]

The Digital Workspace that Works for Everyone

“Going to work” has been replaced with “getting to work” as focus shifts mainly to the things we do as employees, not where we do them. This evolution of how and where we work has expanded the diversity of apps, devices, infrastructures and even people’s working styles. “Going to work” has been replaced with “getting [...]

5 Challenges Associated with Future-Proofing Your Enterprise Network

Transforming enterprise networks and investing in improved technology can create a more secure organization, and one better aligned to tackle the demands of today’s ever-changing IT landscape. Become better prepared for seamless integration into future-state IT with these tips on overcoming the challenges associated with future-proofing your enterprise network in the digital era. Maximize network [...]

New Technologies and Tips for Becoming Data-Driven in 2019

NetApp Insight 2018 saw record-breaking turnout, with over 5,000 attendees. Keynote speeches were standing-room-only. If that’s any indication, it surely reflects just how widely NetApp’s focus resonated with Insight goers—and that focus was all about data. From Insight sessions to partnership and solutions announcements, all of NetApp’s efforts seem to be geared toward supporting a [...]

Forge and Navigate a Transformation for Your Business with 6 Keys to Success

“Transformation” is a buzzword in the IT industry today. But what does transformation really mean and, more specifically, what does transformation mean for your business? The rush to incorporate new technologies won’t serve your business well unless you have a well-defined mission statement with a solid business case before you begin. Business transformation is not [...]

Future-proofing Your Enterprise Network: Overcoming 5 Main Challenges

Digital transformation has completely altered the landscape of business today, making customers more connected than ever before. This rapid metamorphosis is the reason IT leaders are racing to develop and implement strategies for their enterprise networks that improve technology, provide continuous threat protection, and continuously adjust to changing demands. The state of your network may [...]