Computer Science and Information Technology


New to Our Collection! Agile Application Lifecycle Management:Using DevOps to Drive Process Improvement 31 min.

Software development teams today have a mandate to be agile, flexible and cost efficient as they strive to meet the rising demand for increasingly complex business applications, rich in new features and functionality. In this report, expert Bob Aiello, an author, consultant and software engineer takes a close look at Agile Application Lifecycle Management and DevOps. You will learn why and how the...

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New to Our Collection! Avoiding Common Pitfalls with Agile Development 28 min.

Agile has an enormous number of fans in the development community. It has, in fact, usurped most, if not all, of the traditional development methods. That being said Agile is not a cure-all, nor a magic bullet. Therefore, in this report, we’ll offer advice and best practices to help viewers avoid the pitfalls and maximize the chance for success, with vital Agile development projects. This program...

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New to Our Collection! Cloud-Based Storage Services: A Case Study from ClearSky Data 31 min.

IT and business leaders are struggling to store, manage, and secure the vast amounts of data their organizations acquire every day. In this program, we’ll introduce viewers to a company that’s blazing a trail with a new and innovative approach to data storage and management. Ellen Rubin co-founder of managed service provider, ClearSky Data, will explain how her company can help organizations to re...

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New to Our Collection! Configuration Management Best Practices 27 min.

Configuration Management has always had a critical role in the software development process. However, with today’s almost unilateral requirements for faster, better, more cost effective software development, you could easily say that CM’s importance over the past decade has increased 100 fold. In this program expert, Bob Aiello, a consultant and software engineer, offers viewers Configuration Mana...

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New to Our Collection! Eradicating Emotional Blind Spots in Technology Projects 30 min.

The course discusses the impact of emotional blind spots in technology projects. The Cambridge Dictionary offers us two definitions of the word blind spot. The first being, “an area that you are not able to see, especially the part of a road you cannot see when you are driving, behind and slightly to one side of the car" The second definition of blind spot is, “a subject that you find very difficu...

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New to Our Collection! The Evolution of Managed Services 30 min.

With the demands placed on enterprise IT escalating at a fever pitch, CIOs and business leaders have had to look for solutions to manage demand and drive efficiencies in their technology operations. One solution that’s been gaining quite a bit of traction of late is to offload some IT functions to Managed Service Providers, or MSPs. This frees enterprise IT personnel from routine day-to-day assign...

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New to Our Collection! The Hyper-Converged Infrastructure: An Introduction 29 min.

Ask any number of CIOs for their top five IT concerns today and you’re likely to get some very similar answers. One that will likely make the CIOs list, is how to increase productivity, lower cost and mitigate risk in the enterprise data center. In an effort to capture even greater efficiencies, CIOs and IT leaders are now taking a serious look at Hyperconverged solutions to help meet their short-...

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New to Our Collection! Introduction To the Service-Defined Enterprise (SDE) 24 min.

A new day is dawning for enterprise computing, it’s called the Service-defined Enterprise. In this report, we’ll define SDE and explore why we need it. In addition, we’ll identify the challenges IT will face in moving to a Service-defined environment. This program features expert, David Angradi, Director of the Software-Defined Data Center Solutions Practice at Logicalis, US. After successfully co...

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New to Our Collection! IT Portfolio “Best Practices” 20 min.

CIOs and the IT departments they lead are hard-pressed to cope with an ever-increasing volume of technical projects that their business units are literally clamoring for. In addition, while dealing with this heavy workload, IT is also required to be cost conscious, efficient and as the saying goes, “do more with less.” Modern enterprises have turned to IT Portfolio Management to help manage critic...

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New to Our Collection! IT Project Management: Best Practices 29 min.

IT and business professionals understand the make or break role that project management plays in the success of global digital businesses today. In this program, Wes Higbee, the author of the book, Commitment to Value, How to Make Technical Projects Worthwhile, discusses the complexities and challenges of IT project management. Higbee, offers advice and best practices along the way that will help...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016