Why the Cultural Side of DevOps Matters to Networks Facing Containerization
Containers. Even though the technology itself has existed for many years, you can't venture onto the Internet today without seeing an ad, article, or tweet about the latest technology.
Extending Ansible Automation to Cisco UCS and Nexus
Administrators can use now use Ansible as their common tool for configuration management, deployment, and orchestration of Cisco UCS standalone rack servers and Cisco Nexus. Ansible can help you set up infrastructure quickly and easily.
Save the Date for DevNet Create
Please meet DevNet Create, held in San Francisco, CA, May 23-24, an industry-led two-day conference that is built to dive deep into the blurred lines between infrastructure and applications. Through two session tracks, networking, keynotes, workshops, mini-hacks and learning labs, the conference offers top notch content combined with hands-on learning, to break down the barriers between infrastructure and applications.
It’s Time to Fill Out Your Bracket! Is Your Financial Institution a #1 Seed?
In today’s mobile-first world, it’s crucial for any financial services company to adapt to the growing app-first mindset . This presents a significant opportunity for worldwide success, if the right strategies are in play.
Are We Treating Cloud Just Like Another Data Center?
Are we treating Cloud just like another Data Center? Yesterday at Google Next, Urs Hölzle quoted a great stat by RightScale – users waste 45% of cloud resources that they buy. While this number is not too far from what typically happens in traditional data centers, which operate at 20-30% of capacity on average, cloud promises a pay-per-use model. You provision and pay for only what you utilize. This promise leaves the user with the impression that they will effectively achieve 100% value—reducing costs significantly compared to an inefficient data center. And while Google’s new committed pricing model tries to lessen the impact, it does not address the root cause of the problem.
Cisco Tetration Accelerates Cisco IT’s Journey toward an App-Centric, Secure Digital Business
Cisco Migrates Thousands of Business-Impacting Apps with Higher Accuracy and Confidence, Saving 70% in Staff Time.
Introducing DevNet Create: The Developer Conference Where Applications Meet Infrastructure
We’ve grown DevNet over the last 3 years and, thanks to you, we have had tremendous success together. We feel that it’s now time to work with the broader developer community to drive an important industry transformation in front of us: how modern applications and modern infrastructure can work better together to help society and […]
Top 5 U.S. Digital City Builds Data Center Brain Trust on Cisco ACI
Businesses can’t wait for IT and long budget approvals to get into the digital transformation game – and neither can local and state governments.
Top 5 Takeaways from the London Gartner Data Center Conference 2016
Over the past few years, I've attended Gartner's Data Center Conference in London (see 2013, 2014, and 2015 !). As always, it was...