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Gathering Process Metrics on the Windows Agent By Stephen Hynes As we continue to expand Logentries' powerful search and metric capabilities, we are also looking for new ways to allow our Users to send us critical data. In the newest version of the Windows Agent users can now follow process metrics and send them to Logentries. This feature enables even more insight into your application by allowing you to monitor your processes resource allocation in Logentries. Additionally, with Logentries powerful real-time alerting capabilities you will be instantly alerted when your process stops logging. To allow for this feature, the Logentries service has added a brand new tab to the Windows Agent. In this new view you will see a list of all your current processes in your environment. To start collecting information on a given process you simply have to click the checkbox. ... (more)

Sanjeev Sharma Joins @DevOpsSummit Faculty | @IBMDevOps @SD_Architect #DevOps #SRE #GoogleSRE

Sanjeev Sharma Joins June 5-7, 2018 @DevOpsSummit at @Cloud Expo New York Faculty. Sanjeev Sharma is an internationally known DevOps and Cloud Transformation thought leader, technology executive, and author. Sanjeev's industry experience includes tenures as CTO, Technical Sales leader, and Cloud Architect leader. As an IBM Distinguished Engineer, Sanjeev is recognized at the highest levels of IBM's core of technical leaders. Sanjeev provides leadership to drive the adoption of cutting edge solutions, architectures and strategies for Cloud and DevOps transformations, and advises C-level and senior technical executives leading these transformations. Sanjeev just published his 2nd book ‘DevOps Adoption Playbook'. He regularly blogs and podcasts on DevOps and Cloud adoption on his popular blog http://sdarchitect.blog. From Apollo 13 to Google SRE: When DevOps met SRE... (more)

Why DevOps Management Is Critical for Software Security | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Security

Why DevOps Management Is Critical for Software Security By Karin Lauria DevOps is not just a hot topic for Development and Operations teams: it brings huge benefits to everyone in the software delivery pipeline—including security. That’s because DevOps, and more specifically DevOps Management tools, helps to prevent security vulnerabilities in the delivery process by bringing order and efficiency to DevOps projects. As part of a product review of the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform recently published in CSO, writer John Breeden paints a picture of the tension that occurs between Dev and Security, as well as the risks to applications when the delivery process is not well managed: Organizations that develop and deploy a lot of custom software have learned to deal with issues related to having many programmers touch those products along the way. Programmers have differing ski... (more)

DevOps Summit Accepting Keynote Proposals | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]

DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete at launch. DevOps may be disruptive, but it is essential. The DevOps Summit at Cloud Expo will expand the DevOps community, enable a wide sharing of knowledge, and educate delegates and technology providers alike. Recent research has shown that DevOps dramatically reduces development time, the amount of enterprise IT professionals put out fires, and support time generally. Tim... (more)

2017 @CloudExpo Tracks | #BigData #IoT #FinTech #DigitalTransformation

The World's Largest "Cloud Digital Transformation" Event @CloudExpo / @ThingsExpo 2017 New York  (June 6-8, 2017, Javits Center, Manhattan) @CloudExpo / @ThingsExpo 2017 Silicon Valley (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2017, Santa Clara Convention Center, CA) Full Conference Registration Gold Pass and Exhibit Hall ▸ Here Register For @CloudExpo ▸ Here via EventBrite Register For @ThingsExpo ▸ Here via EventBrite Register For @DevOpsSummit ▸ Here via EventBrite Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsors of Cloud Expo / @ThingsExpo will benefit from unmatched branding, profile building and lead generation opportunities through: Featured on-site presentation and ongoing on-demand webcast exposure to a captive audience of industry decision-makers Showcase exhibition during our new extended dedicated expo hours Breakout Session Priority scheduling for Sponsors that have been guaranteed a 35 minut... (more)

Ayehu to Exhibit at @CloudExpo CA | @Ayehu_Eyeshare #DevOps #Serverless

SYS-CON Events announced today that Ayehu will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on October 31 - November 2, 2017 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara California. Ayehu provides IT Process Automation & Orchestration solutions for IT and Security professionals to identify and resolve critical incidents and enable rapid containment, eradication, and recovery from cyber security breaches. Ayehu provides customers greater control over IT infrastructure through automation. Ayehu solutions have been deployed by major enterprises worldwide, and currently, support thousands of IT processes across the globe. The company has offices in New York, California, and Israel. DevOps at Cloud Expo taking place October 31 - November 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sess... (more)

Redux Normalizr.js: How to Organize Data in Stores | @DevOpsSummit #API #ML #DevOps

When you work with React app, it normally needs some data from the server to store it for immediate use (e.g., show it on the page). If the app works with some complex relational database the work than may be a bit challenging. In this article I am going to describe the issues with organizing the data, which we faced during our work on one of DashBouquet projects, and I will also speak about our solutions. To make it easier, we will have a look at an example. Let's think of an app with multiple pages where each page needs certain amount of data from the server. In case there are enough pages, the amount of data would become too massive to be fetched at once while loading the app. So the data is requested for every page load. And for every page we most probably have a partition where we can save page-related data, so it would be a good idea to put there fetched data... (more)

Microsoft "Diamond Sponsor" of @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps @MS_ITPro]

SYS-CON Events announced today that Microsoft has been named "Platinum Sponsor" of DevOps Summit Silicon Valley, which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Microsoft will deliver DevOps Summit Santa Clara David Tesar will deliver the opening keynote "NoOps != No Operations" as well as a popular DevOps session "Three Ways to UP Your OPs Game." Contact @MS_ITPro for your FREE @DevOpsSummit pass. Shipping daily, injecting faults, and keeping an extremely high availability "without Ops"? Understand why NoOps does not mean no operations. Agile development methodologies require evolved operations to be successful. NoOps != No Operations In his keynote at DevOps Summit, David Tesar, Microsoft Technical Evangelist on Microsoft Azure and DevOps, will discuss how Microsoft teams who have made huge progress with a DevOp... (more)

DevOps Teams Get Docker Flexibility @Ruxit | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]

Network in the Cloud is No Free Lunch If you have your applications running on AWS or a similar cloud-based solution, you’ve effectively “outsourced” your networking to the cloud as well. Of course, this can be of great value. Most significantly because it frees you from maintaining physical network infrastructure. Not having physical access to your network doesn’t however mean that you’re free from taking care of your network. A bit of history In traditional application architectures, network infrastructure was kept under the strict control of network teams. These teams were responsible for upgrading overloaded equipment before problems arose, identifying and replacing weak network links, resolving bottlenecks, observing latency metrics and delayed data delivery, and even detecting security threats. In other words, traditional network teams looked after all seven ... (more)

How Is Your Business Leveraging #DevOps? By @Monitis | @DevOpsSummit

How Is Your Business Leveraging DevOps? We’re living in exciting but demanding technological times. Big Data, Internet of Things, Apple Watch, ubiquitous computing, smart machines, robotics, and home automation . . . things that were the talk of science fiction only a few short years ago are on every CIOs wish list today. But to the point, the revolution in technology has led to major shifts in how organizations today ideate, plan, develop, and deploy software solutions. It used to be that software release cycles would take upwards of 18-24 months or more. Now, with the innovations spurred on by the consumerization of IT and heightened customer demands and business competition, companies today are hard-pressed to get applications out the door as fast as possible. DevOps is essentially a transformation in IT culture for the 21st century involving rapid service deliv... (more)

DevOps to Drive Business | @DevOpsSummit @Logzio #DevOps #Microservices

DevOps Is Changing from Solving Problems to Driving Business DevOps has traditionally played important roles in development and IT operations, but the practice is quickly becoming core to other business functions such as customer success, business intelligence, and marketing analytics. Modern marketers today are driven by data and rely on many different analytics tools. They need DevOps engineers in general and server log data specifically to do their jobs well. Here's why: Server log files contain the only data that is completely full and accurate in the context of how search engines such as Google are crawling websites. If a search engine spider encounters an error and does not load a page, the webmaster does not know because traditional traffic analytics tools such as Google Analytics do not track those issues. Log file data, on the other hand, does reveals what... (more)