Cloud Adoption in Financial Services,
Part 1: Overview

July 18, 2018 Emily Dunn

Financial services firms around the world are facing big challenges that threaten the business environment in which they operate. Concerns around regulation and compliance are growing with the development of new, never-before-seen technologies. Financial technology products and companies (“fintech,” for those in the know) are consistently outpacing their slow-moving competition when it comes to winning […]

Leverage Technology to Its Fullest Potential Via Cloud and Infrastructure Modernization

July 17, 2018 Adrian Romo

Organizations face many challenges today as they try to serve their customers, shareholders, or constituents and bring innovation to the marketplace. Mergers and acquisitions are common in a fast-moving economy, and leaders are looking for quick integration wins in weeks, not months, to start achieving synergy. In IT, capital expenditures are cyclical but don’t always […]

Analytics and Insights: Drive Competitive Advantage Through Analytics

July 11, 2018 Bobby Pennington

It’s common to hear that every company is now a technology company. In today’s digital economy, data is the oxygen fueling growth of the most competitive companies—it’s the backbone of technology. The top five companies leading the S&P 500 are the most well-known analytical competitors in today’s marketplace. The “FAANG” companies (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, […]

Comparing Data Lakes and Data Warehouses

July 5, 2018 Tyler Estes

Over the past 30 years, the data storage landscape has changed dramatically. Data warehouses have been the most common form of repository for complex reporting and analytical needs, but high volumes of data, new data types, and new user personas (data scientists, business analysts, etc.) have forced the industry to innovate and offer alternative solutions. […]

Windows 10 Mobile Device Management With Intune: Part 3

June 27, 2018 JW Walton

Corporate laptops on Windows 10 can now be more easily managed and secured thanks to mobile device management (MDM). It’s an open-source approach, so there are a number of tools, but we’re exploring how it works with Microsoft’s Intune. For this blog post, we will assume a scenario with an Office 365 customer who currently […]

Windows 10 Mobile Device Management With Intune: Part 2

June 20, 2018 JW Walton

Corporate laptops on Windows 10 can now be more easily managed and secured thanks to mobile device management (MDM). It’s an open-source approach, so there are a number of tools, but we’re exploring how it works with Microsoft’s Intune. For this blog post, we will assume a scenario with an Office 365 customer who currently […]

A Developer’s Guide to Salesforce:
DX and Custom Code

June 18, 2018 Amanda Dunham

In the fall of 2017, Salesforce became the “first enterprise cloud software company to break the $10 billion revenue run rate” according to CEO Marc Benioff, cracked the Fortune 500, and topped out at number one on two other significant Fortune rankings: Future 50 Leaders and 100 Best Companies to Work For. What makes Salesforce […]

Windows 10 Mobile Device Management with Intune: Part 1

June 15, 2018 JW Walton

Corporate laptops on Windows 10 can now be managed and secured more easily. Instead of joining an Active Directory domain or installing a management client, Microsoft leveraged mobile device management (MDM) based on the Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) specification. With Windows 10 MDM based on an open standard, there are a number of tools that […]

Organizing an iOS Project

June 13, 2018 Zachary Slayter

When I first learned iOS development, no one taught file organization. I went through many tutorials and learned how to program in Swift, use storyboards and constraints, and other basic skills to get started in iOS. However, these resources didn’t provide any recommendations for file organization and left me unprepared to work in a full […]

How to Deploy Sitecore to Azure Part 4: Final Deployment

June 5, 2018 Christian Caicedo

This four-part blog series is exploring how to deploy a local Sitecore instance to Azure. We’ve already covered setting up your environment, creating payloads, and creating the web deploy package. Now we’ll do the final deployment to Azure. Deploying to Azure To deploy to our Azure environment, we will use MSDeploy. We will provide the […]