IT has moved from the back office to the front office in just a few short decades and managed to embed itself into nearly every aspect of our business and personal lives. This comes during a time when new technologies including mobile, social business, cloud, and big data and analytics (BDA) are contributing to the rapidly disappearing boundary between the internal operations of the enterprise and its external ecosystem.Read More
Microsoft has gained supremacy in analytics and real-time reporting with Power BI, currently available only as an online cloud service. A revamped on-premises SQL Server Reporting Services 2016 will deliver rich features, including a new UI, delivery of KPIs and HTML5-based reporting. The integration of these two services has much potential, but for now, is only a statement of direction.Read More
At this year’s Kansas City Developers Conference, Startland News curated a panel of experienced software developers to help answer some of the most popular questions of the conference and talk about lifelong learning strategies for developers. We’ve summarized some of the key points of the panel for you. Read More
With almost every major IT supplier and a number of high-profile startups wanting a piece of the enterprise social networks market, there are many key providers companies are using or evaluating. And, since it’s been four years since Microsoft acquired Yammer and they are still working to integrate it with Office 365, the question remains, will it become the go-to social network for enterprise companies?Read More
Sometimes it can be challenging to know what IT training class you should take. In an effort to help make this process a little easier, we are sharing the popular IT training classes other IT Pros in the area have signed up for this month.
The option for Windows Server 2016 that will let enterprises and hosting providers build private clouds based on the same technology as the Azure service is now available to testers to evaluate. Some say it could bring major changes to the datacenter.Read More
Microsoft Software Assurance coverage often includes free technical training. This means your organization may have Software Assurance Training Vouchers (SATV’s) that can be used to train your IT team for free.
These training vouchers can be used to provide technical training to your IT team at no out-of-pocket cost to you. But, SATV’s do expire at the end of your customer agreement, so don’t let them go to waste.
As Enterprises adopt programmable network architectures, the knowledge and skills required of a network engineer will expand significantly. Effective May 17, 2016, the CCNA Routing and Switching certification has been restructured to meet these advancements in technologies and has been distributed across each of the training courses and exams.Read More