Articles By Gary Hilson

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DevOps and security need to become better friends

The road to hell is paved with good intentions, and while nearly all respondents in a recent HP Enterprise survey...

October 25th, 2016 Gary Hilson

IT spending rationalization should be about shifting funds to innovation

Attention CIOs: If you don’t introduce a strategic cost reduction program, someone else will do it for you. In a...

October 20th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Riverbed update focuses on improving UC and end-user device experience

Building on a flurry of announcements it made a month ago at its Disrupt event, application performance company Riverbed Technology...

October 17th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Nascent Google development language shows promise for more productive coding

It’s simply called “Go” but if you want to learn about the development language that’s gaining traction as way to...

October 17th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Prepare network systems for the upcoming leap second

As if network administrators don't have enough to worry about, keeping their timing right is a big priority. Not timing...

October 10th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Cloud is at the heart of digital transformation, make sure DevOps is too

If your organization is embracing digital transformation, then cloud is at the epicenter of that transformation. Your DevOps team should...

September 28th, 2016 Gary Hilson

IT must communicate liabilities and consequences of technical debt

This summer, Southwest Airlines experienced a chain of failures that led to cancelled 2,300 flights over four days, costing the...

September 22nd, 2016 Gary Hilson

Oracle maintains cloud-centric course as enterprise IT budgets remain flat

There’s a feeling of déjà vu permeating the keynotes at this year's Oracle OpenWorld -- the company continues to tout achievements in...

September 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Latest round of CFI funding focuses on data-rich research

The latest round of funding dispersed by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) reflects how the nature of research has...

September 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

The network holds the key to rapid troubleshooting IT issues affecting end user experience

As we head into the last quarter of 2016, it would appear the theme is “to rethink the network.” Days...

September 15th, 2016 Gary Hilson