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I Can Do That, Dave: Exploring AIOps

July 8, 2020

The movies are filthy with examples of artificial intelligence. Some, like the first Terminator, are evil. Some, like the Star Wars droids, work for the good guys. And so many of them are flatly iconic—Blade Runner (both of them), 2001: A Space Odyssey, War …



Becoming Hybrid: Operating Your Cloud Environment

July 6, 2020

It’s a day for celebration! Our migration is complete, and our applications are now running in the cloud environment best suited to their needs. The rest of our application inventory, the ones not cut out for the cloud, remain on-premises where they belong. We …



Becoming Hybrid: Executing the Migration

May 11, 2020

The day has finally come. We’ve potentially ventured out of our comfort zone to collect information on business strategy and requirements from the leaders in our company. We then put in the hard work to analyze our existing applications, how they operate, and whether …

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SolarWinds x Cloud Field Day 7

May 1, 2020

Cloud Field Day, hosted by Gestalt IT, is an invite-only, live-streamed technical meeting focused on the impact of cloud on enterprise IT. Held over 2-3 days, the event brings together a panel of industry influencers or “delegates” from around the world to interact with …



Becoming Hybrid: Selecting a Cloud Platform

April 29, 2020

All right, this is where things start to get more fun. To this point we’ve done a lot of talking about things NOT cloud platform related, including requirements gathering and environment assessment. This was necessary because it’s difficult, if not impossible, to ensure you …



The Top Five Security Fails in Every Data Breach

April 20, 2020

If your company hasn’t had a data breach, it’s only a matter of time until it happens. Unless you begin to make a big investment in security, have regular audits and penetration testing, and instill a culture that values customer data, breaches are bound …


Preventing Forest Fires With Smart Technology

April 13, 2020

Australia had a disastrous end of 2019 and start to 2020 before much-needed rain helped contain some of the worst fires in February. More than 20% of Australia’s forests burnt during the catastrophic fires. With a fifth of the continent’s forests being destroyed, the …