Upcoming Webinar – Next-Generation Security: Containers

By | |Webinars, Security and Risk Management|

December 13, 2018 11am ET Register here Companies are increasingly moving to an architecture based on microservices and containers, as part of an overall move to DevOps, Agile, and cloud-first development. But are they taking the right steps to secure those containers? This Webinar provides a feature-functionality comparison of the leading providers of container security, [...]

Webinar Replay – Crafting a Next-Generation Enterprise Architecture

By | |Webinars, Cloud and Networking, Security and Risk Management|

Enterprise Architecture is dead. Long live Enterprise Architecture! In the face of DevOps and Agile development methodologies, many enterprises have backed off entirely from the concept of an enterprise architecture. That's a mistake. Enterprise Architecture is needed more urgently than ever before--but not the old, silo-ed, inflexible architecture. Next-generation Enterprise Architecture needs to be fast, [...]

DevOps is Coming To Enterprise Architecture!

By | October 4th, 2018|Blog|

DevOps is Coming! In character as Paul Revere. Photo by WSTA Last month I presented the keynote at an afternoon seminar on Enterprise Architecture held by the Wall St. Technology Association (WSTA). I also moderated a panel session on the topic. Other presenters and panelists included folks from AT&T, JP Morgan, Xebia Labs, Myriad [...]

SD-WAN, Next-Gen Branches, DevOps and More: AT&T Summit 2018

By | September 28th, 2018|Blog, Cloud and Networking, Digital Transformation, Next-Generation Endpoints|

Not just a box: Firewall, router, SD-WAN, and WAN optimizer! AT&T's Universal CPE It’s always fun seeing something you’ve helped with reach fruition. So I was thrilled yesterday at the AT&T Summit to finally see the universal CPE (uCPE) device. AT&T has made the uCPE  a centerpiece of its Flexware in-net SD-WAN solution. [...]

Webinar Replay – Automation Maturity for Digital Transformation

By | |Free Report, Webinars, Cloud and Networking|

Digital transformation relies first and foremost on responsiveness to changing needs and conditions. In order to meet the challenges of digital transformation, IT needs to embrace automation at every level--and in order to do that, IT needs to approach automation differently than it has in the past. Nemertes' 2017-2018 Cloud, Networking and Security Research Study [...]

Webinar Replay – Joining the Cloud’s 1%: Adding Containers, Microservices, and DevOps

By | |Free Report, Webinars, Cloud and Networking|

Nemertes CIO and Principal Analyst, John Burke, discusses the key to achieving cloud speeds and cloud resilience: adopting cloud-friendly architectures and methodologies. John shows you where the pain points lie, and the technologies that can help you eliminate the problems. This webinar explores Nemertes' 2017-18 Cloud and Network Research Study data on: The shift to [...]

The Twain Shall Meet: DevOps and Separation of Duties

By | April 28th, 2017|Blog|

Although traditional models of separation of duties are incompatible with DevOps, the principle can certainly be applied--and must be, in the long term. Separation of Duties: The Boogieman? Today in an interview for our Cloud and Network benchmark, the IT professional on the other end of the line was telling me that he didn't think [...]

Friday Finds: Four Companies For Improving DevOps

By | April 7th, 2017|Blog, Research, Cloud and Networking, Digital Transformation, Next-Generation Endpoints, Internet of Things (IoT)|

Many companies are moving towards a DevOps model for developing and deploying software and infrastructure. DevOps is also a bellwether technology for organizations: Companies that have the most mature cloud and data center strategies are three times as likely to use DevOps as are companies overall. In our 2016/2017 Cloud and Data Center Benchmark and [...]