Glen Knight

NYC Based IT Professional

Splunk to Acquire Cloud Monitoring Leader SignalFx

Splunk to Redefine APM Category with Any Data at Any Scale to Help Organizations Navigate Cloud Journey; Establishes Splunk as a Leader in Observability SAN FRANCISCO – August 21, 2019 – Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), delivering actions and outcomes from the world of data, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire SignalFx, a SaaS leader […]

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The Linux Foundation Announces New Open Hardware Technologies and Collaboration

OpenPOWER to become Linux Foundation project to advance development of data-driven architectures required for hybrid cloud environments and increasingly intensive workloads. San Diego, CA – August 21, 2019 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the OpenPOWER Foundation will become a project hosted at The Linux Foundation, […]

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Puppet Delivers New Product for Vulnerability Remediation

With vulnerabilities and security breaches on the rise, the latest Puppet product helps IT teams find, prioritize and remediate mission-critical vulnerabilities. Portland, ORE.—Aug. 21, 2019—Puppet, the standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us, today announced its first vulnerability remediation solution, Puppet Remediate, with initial channel partners, Bitbone […]

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Puppet Aims to Automate Vulnerability Remediation

Puppet today unveiled Puppet Remediate software, which makes it easier to prioritize and remediate software vulnerabilities automatically. Matt Waxman, vice president of products for Puppet Labs, said Puppet Remediate builds on existing automation capabilities in the Puppet platform to make it easier for DevOps teams to focus on addressing vulnerabilities. Most existing approaches to addressing […]

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Measuring Success in DevOps: Top Four DevOps KPIs

There is no news in DevOps concept. Many companies have integrated DevOps to improve and accelerate software development and help drive their digital transformation, and that number continues to grow exponentially. There are now entire tool ecosystems, methodologies and transformation models—as well as endless resources—available to guide companies along the DevOps journey. But DevOps success […]

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The Barriers to Robotic Process Automation, Part 1

It sounds alluring enough: Intelligent bots step up and do the menial tasks humans would rather (probably) not be doing–or employers would rather they not, in order to slash costs. But streamlining business processes with robotic process automation (RPA) isn’t as easy as setting and forgetting a software bot as if it was an automated […]

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DevOps Institute Opens ‘2020 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report’ Survey

The second annual survey and resulting report are designed to help companies better understand both the current and future state of DevOps skilling and cross-skilling across the global IT community. Boca Raton, FL – August 20, 2019 – DevOps Institute, a global member-based association for advancing the human elements of DevOps, today announced the launch […]

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IT Revolution Announces New Book, ‘Team Topologies: Organizing Business and Technology Teams for Fast Flow’

Co-authors Matthew Skelton and Manuel Pais shared secrets of the four successful team patterns and three interaction modes to ensure success for IT organizations. Portland, Ore. – August 20, 2019 – IT Revolution, the industry leader for advancing DevOps, today announced the availability of its newest book, Team Topologies: Organizing Business and Technology Teams for Fast Flow. Authored by […]

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Catchpoint Expands Network Monitoring Service Reach

Catchpoint has expanded the number of locations worldwide from which it is gathering telemetry data for its networking monitoring service to more than 825 sites. Drit Suljoti, chief product officer for Catchpoint, said as applications continue to become more distributed, the worlds of DevOps and network operations (NetOps) converge. DevOps teams need more visibility into […]

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Resolve Acquires FixStream for $24M USD to Deliver Game-Changing Combination of AIOps and Advanced Automation in a Unified Platform

Acquisition empowers agile IT operations with the ability to predict, diagnose and automate resolution of complex infrastructure and application issues in seconds. Irvine, CA – August 20, 2019 – Resolve Systems®, the leading IT automation and orchestration platform, today announced the acquisition of FixStream, a pioneer in AIOps. The acquisition, expected to close by the […]

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