Laura Shiff – BMC Blogs BMC Software Fri, 18 May 2018 21:04:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Laura Shiff – BMC Blogs 32 32 What is IT Cost Transparency? IT Cost Transparency Explained Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 As budgets for IT seem to be on the rise and the importance of a solid technology team only increases, more and more organizations are realizing the necessity of being honest about costs, both to stakeholders and staff as well as to consumers. For a majority of companies, expenses are the most common factor that […]]]> Real Time vs Batch Processing vs Stream Processing: What’s The Difference? Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:24 +0000 With the constant rate of current innovations, developers can expect to analyze terabytes and even petabytes of data in any given period of time. While this allows advantages far beyond what we can see, it can be difficult to know the best way to accelerate and speed up these technologies, especially when reactions must occur […]]]> What is Root Cause Analysis? Root Cause Analysis Explained Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:30 +0000 In the world of software development and technology, the likelihood of having to try something out and then try it again is extremely high. Engineers learn from their mistakes and use them as an opportunity to grow their ever-expanding skill sets. While this can be beneficial at times, the idea of a major failure when […]]]> What is IT Agility? IT Agility Explained Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:53 +0000 In the ever-evolving world of information technology, being able to effectively respond to market changes is a difficult but critical task. As organizational capabilities change, so must IT processes, and sometimes it can be necessary to reconfigure or completely replace information technology systems in response to new marketplace realities. An increasingly common suggestion for how […]]]> What is Consumerization of IT? The State of Consumerization of IT in 2018 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:54 +0000 In 2005, Gartner pronounced consumerization “the most significant trend affecting IT in the next 10 years.” Here we are over 10 years later, and while the buzz about the consumerization of IT may have since died down, the effects of it have not. Although the concept of consumerization may not be discussed everyday, it is […]]]> NoSQL vs SQL: What’s The Difference and How To Choose Mon, 05 Mar 2018 20:54:08 +0000 As the rate of Big Data continues to exponentially increase each year, the limitations of traditional forms of data storage and management have become apparent. With these highlights, experts are realizing we may need to start to focus our attention on new methods that will address volume issues as well as the variety of structured […]]]> Top 19 Programming & Software Dev Conferences of 2018 Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:32 +0000 Last updated: 3/5/2018 Staying up-to-date with the latest developments is vital in any technology field, but especially when it comes to software and programming. There is no better way to learn the newest emerging trends than by attending a conference, where you can meet other like-minded peers and watch the creative sparks fly. Developers will […]]]> Top 20 IT Security Conferences of 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:50:56 +0000 Last updated: 4/18/2018 Whether you are a security pro, software developer, security administrator, or any other role in the IT security fields, attending a conference is an excellent way to network with other professionals and extend your knowledge base. These IT security and cybersecurity conferences provide exclusive access to some of the newest innovations and […]]]> Top 34 Tech/IT Conferences of 2018 Thu, 04 Jan 2018 14:00:00 +0000 Last updated: 5/18/2018 Conferences are designed to not only promote fellowship and create networking opportunities among like-minded peers, but they also provide access to the newest ideas and concepts. Fortunately, there are hundreds of tech and IT conferences around the globe each year, so you have the chance to find the right ones that will […]]]> Top 19 DevOps Conferences of 2018 Tue, 26 Dec 2017 10:44:24 +0000 Last updated: 4/27/2018 Whether you are looking to stay on top of emerging trends, hear from some of the top experts in the field, or network with other industry professionals, attending a DevOps conference is an excellent place to start. This list, freshly updated for 2018, will help you choose which conferences to put on […]]]>