Is AI good news for developers? Topcoder thinks so - and they have the feedback of a million-plus developers. But there's a skills transitions ahead - and new options for companies as well.
With SAP TechEd season almost upon us, it's a good time to pose the questions SAP needs to answer. I also have views from SAP's Robert Enslin on SCP and integration - and a fresh S/4HANA podcast.
Kubernetes solved problems that Docker neglected to address early enough to maintain the moat around its ecosystem. What's happening?
Just how relevant is it for user businesses to argue the toss about which 'mode' they are in, or should be in, when it comes to the subject of bimodal computing? 'Not much', is the response from Red Hat.
If the majority of large enterprises need mature systems on which to run their businesses rather than the sex-drugs-and-rock’n’roll of technology’s bleeding edges, then SUSE and Red Hat, the producers of the two main distributions of OpenStack, are ready to tell you it is now very much fit for that purpose
At its Enterprise World conference in Toronto, the enterprise information management company talks up its plans to bring AI to unstructured and semistructured information sources.
DevOps is loaded with hipster terminology and adoption debates. Shippable thinks there is a better way. But will easing DevOps integration help us serve customers better?
SugarCRM CEO Larry Augustin discusses AI, automation, GDPR, and some big name customers. Just don't mention Apple...
Sapphire Now brought some insight on SAP's multi-cloud plans, but details were hard to come by. Dick Hirsch goes on a post-Sapphire deep dive to explore what multi-cloud means for SAP customers.
The world is awash in data but most of it buried away in hard to find or inaccessible places—researchers’ hard drives, private servers or obscure web sites—or it is in formats that are difficult to work with. data.world aims to change that one dataset at a time.
Sometimes a good argument brings its own rewards. Such was the case with database management vendor Severalnines, who sent me a sharply-worded pitch about a database-as-commodity debate I started with MariaDB. Severalnines CEO Vinay Joosery brought a different take, questioning the revenge of SQL and raising the issue of cloud lock-in.
The SAP Cloud Platform is quietly going through a multi-cloud evolution. Perhaps not so quietly, now that Dick Hirsch has put his research chops to the test. In this special Sapphire Now tech preview, Hirsch shares what he's uncovered, and why the SCP multi-cloud approach - properly realized - could give SAP an edge.
For those businesses starting out on the job of transitioning their IT to a cloud-based environment, the news and business information provider advises that a Tapas approach, rather than an all-in, 4-burger pig-out, is the way to digest the job.