IT AUTOMATION VS. IT ORCHESTRATION – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

IT AUTOMATION VS. IT ORCHESTRATION – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

One of the problems we often see in information technology is that words which should have meaning—e.g. automation and orchestration—have gotten thoroughly diluted by endless repetition in marketing copy. Although you might accuse us of simply being grumpy, the fact...
PROTECTING IT THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

PROTECTING IT THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

As of this writing, we are about three months into the COVID-19 epidemic. You’ve been working from home for at least a quarter. Some of your workers, depending on where you live, may even be filtering back into the office. If you’ve lasted this long without a data...
3 REASONS TO ADD ASSET TRACKING TO YOUR CI/CD PIPELINE

3 REASONS TO ADD ASSET TRACKING TO YOUR CI/CD PIPELINE

If you’ve gotten your CI/CD implementation to a good place, you may be introducing over 100 new releases every day. This is great from a productivity standpoint, but not so much from an organizational standpoint. When your applications are updating faster than your...