Topic: components

Businesses join to create enterprise standard for blockchain networks

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, a group made up of 500 businesses, has published its first standard for a business-centric distributed ledger that promises to speed up transactions while increasing privacy.

10 Hot IoT startups to watch

With 20 billion internet of things devices online by 2020, the challenges and rewards are great for the top 10 startups hoping to capitalize on connected devices.

What is CI/CD? Continuous integration and continuous delivery explained

The CI/CD pipeline is one of the best practices for devops teams to implement, for delivering code changes more frequently and reliably

What is an API? Application programming interfaces explained

Application programming interfaces hide complexity from developers, extend systems to partners, organize code, and make components reusable

How technology helped foil the rhino poachers

Dimension Data and Cisco have helped cut rhinoceros poaching down to zero at a 62,000-hectare private game park in South Africa, and now governments and other reserves with threatened species are starting to take notice.

How containers cut server costs at the Financial Times by 80 percent

The Financial Times' content platform team has reduced its AWS server costs by 80 percent while moving to a much more stable tech infrastructure by adopting containers, but the move wasn't free of challenges.

End-to-end product process with Design Thinking, Lean, Agile and DevOps

Business expectation from product team has evolved. Speed to delivery, with quality deliverables is the new normal. Continuous innovation in existing products and a continuous stream of new product introduction is the DNA of any growing organization.

HPE, Redhat collaborates to accelerate containers in production

The collaboration is to optimize Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform on HPE platforms, including HPE Synergy, the industry’s first composable infrastructure.

ICICI Bank adds industry-first features to Eazypay

The all new app has first-in-class services; merchants / retailers can scan barcodes to raise invoices, track inventory via in-built dashboard and undertake sales on credit.

Dell rallies channel to ride digital transformation wave

Dell Technologies is rolling out a broad range of new programs to get its channel partners more invested in the company's long-term effort to be the only IT vendor with a full set of integrated products, from the PC to the data center, best-suited to help users modernize their computing infrastructure.

Hyperconvergence breathes new life into desktop virtualization

Virtual desktop infrastructure (or VDI) has been an intriguing idea for a long time. We look at the pros and cons of VDI and whether the emergence of hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) will finally make implementing virtual desktops feasible.

Everything you need to know about 5G

5G is set to be the fifth-generation of standardized mass-scale wireless broadband. To phrase it a bit more loosely, it’s the thing that will connect your phone and other smart devices to the internet when you’re not using Wi-Fi in the future.