Amazon S3 Explained (Part 1)

Amazon S3 Explained In this series, we will take a closer look at Amazon S3, one of the most popular services in the AWS platform, and how it can be used for different types of clients and varying business needs. By better understanding the different offerings and features of this popular cloud storage service, you …

Website Refresh/Launch Tips and Tricks

I’ve spent my career marketing IT services, and I have the unique advantage to see both sides of the coin: to work with service vendors, be it external or my own consultant peers, to execute digital projects that are necessary to maintain our brand and messaging. While my sales team is selling projects and creating …

Remote Life – Tips From a Corporate Employee Island

We’ve all watched the trend switch from all hands on deck in the office to an occasional “work from home” day,  and even entirely remote positions. So what’s it like to be remote in the corporate world? Well….I can no longer see why someone isn’t answering my Skype message, so move to a combination of …

Are you ready for SharePoint Server 2019?

Are You Ready for SharePoint Server 2019? Microsoft has not released much about what is coming in SharePoint Server 2019, but a preview is expected in mid-2018 with the final release planned for late 2018. The “big bets” that Microsoft did share in their blog post “Long live SharePoint Server! – SP2019 TAP” is: Next-Gen …

Data Ingestion

What is data ingestion? Data ingestion is moving data especially unformatted data from different sources into a system where it can be stored and analyzed by Hadoop. Types of data ingestion: Real-time Streaming Batch Data Ingestion   Real-time Streaming Here from any GUI, we can ingest the events in the form of Kafka messages, Kafka …

Docker Secure and its Integration with Vault

What is Docker? Docker is a tool to run processes in a container separate from the rest of the host machine. Depending on your point of view, its similar to an extremely lightweight virtual machine or a static binary that links the whole operating system. Docker is used for a few tasks: • Releases are …

Four Steps to Define your DevOps Process

Implementing Agile/Scrum in a development environment is a great start towards better software development. Adding DevOps to the development process will help streamline your release cycles and improve code quality. Companies that leverage both Agile and DevOps see better product quality and faster product releases, resulting in a superior competitive advantage. You may have already implemented …

Take a Look at ReactiveX

Nowadays in this ocean of technologies can be confusing to choose to look to a new one, especially with a lot of new technologies coming every week. Well, in that same ocean we can find ReactiveX, another trending technology that it’s being used by big companies like Netflix, Github & Microsoft, just to mention a …

Hashing – Backbone of Blockchain

Blockchain development is the next gold rush for developers. Hashing is the fundamental part of any blockchain ledger and it is a simple idea which enables the cryptocurrencies, decentralized world and is the ground zero for Smart Contracts. This is a 10,000 ft view of how Hashing works in general with a use case all …

Distributed Teams but Same Time Zone

The IT industry has leveraged distributed teams around the world for decades now to varying degrees of efficiency. However, even those that have truly maximized these models have found a few key challenges that just can’t go away: Inability to provide real innovation and thought leadership on projects Differences in time zones promote a lack …
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