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5 Real-World Instances of How Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Make DevOps a Lot Better

5 Real-World Instances of How Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Make DevOps a Lot Better

Predictive analytics and machine learning are two of the biggest and hottest buzzwords right now. Tech ops and DevOps are finding that these two technologies can help them do a better job at a much faster pace. More and more DevOps teams are discovering achievable and practical use cases where they could use machine learning […]

What is the difference between virtual machines and application containers?

What is the difference between virtual machines and application containers?

Application containers are hot today, with analysts saying that it will continue to grow. In fact, 451 Research predicts that the application containers market will reach $1.53 billion this year and it will continue to grow to $2.67 billion by 2020. This is because containers are paving the way for agile and quick development. Even […]

Embrace the Third Wave in Computing with Containerization

  It is said that IT is now undergoing its third wave in computing. If you are not familiar with the earlier waves, then here’s a short backgrounder. The first wave was when the PC became inexpensive along with x86 servers. Instead of mainframes, these relatively affordable machines made computers an everyday thing. The second […]

Oracle VM: Up to 10 times faster virtualization at a business-friendly price

Virtualization used to be just about simple consolidation. However, IT needs evolve rapidly, and traditional virtualization offerings cannot cope with the changes and new requirements. The old-fashioned virtualization does not have the capability to provide the speed required to provision an application, nor can it satisfy new business demands at a faster pace. Then comes […]

Oracle ZFS Storage and VCA: The winning combination

One of the best reasons why you should work with Oracle is that the software giant has everything that you could possibly need. And all parts and pieces work well together. Check out the company’s Virtual Compute Appliance solution, where you get the complete offering: you get all the required hardware, software and even configuration […]

Top Things to Watch Out for in Tech this 2015

The thing with technology is that it is always changing and dynamic.  Technologies rise, and in due time, they become obsolete.  Some have been around for quite some time but have never really hit primetime just yet.  Others reign for so long that they change the way things are done forever. Because it is close […]

Cloud Computing and the World of Virtualization: What Should We Know About It?

Because they are closely connected to each other, virtualization and cloud computing are often confused to mean the same thing.  The casual layman, or even somebody from a service provider, treats both as the same.  Both cloud and virtualization address the same issues: making your computing perform better while also freeing up your resources for […]