My name is Jonathan McCaffrey and I work on the infrastructure team here at Riot. This is the first post in a series where we’ll go deep on how we deploy and operate backend features around the globe. Before we dive into the technical details, it’s important to understand how Rioters think about feature development. Player value is paramount at Riot, and development teams often work directly with the player community to inform features and improvements. In order to provide the best possible player experience, we need to move fast and maintain the ability to rapidly change plans based upon feedback. The infrastructure team’s mission is to pave the way for our developers to do just that - the more we empower Riot teams, the faster features can be shipped to players to enjoy.
This white paper from IDC provides a key resource for detailing the use cases for Hyperconverged, offering an overview of the landscape and a deep-dive into the use case for NutanixTM + Lenovo as a leader in the marketplace.
Start building your business case for hyperconverged today!
" This eBook will take you through the basics of application release and deployment, and provide best practices for implementation with resources for a deeper dive.
Inside you will find:
• Business and technical drivers behind automated application release and deployment
• Evaluation guides
• Success stories that utilize application release and deployment solutions
Complete the short form to the right to download the eBook."
Published By: Dell EMC
Published Date: Aug 22, 2017
Dell EMC Isilon, the #1 Scale-Out NAS platform, continues to transform the way organizations are deploying, protecting and managing their fast growing unstructured data. This session by Eric Seidman, Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Dell EMC will introduce attendees to the new generation of Isilon Scale-Out NAS family. Also covered will be a deep dive into the new Isilon architecture and a closer look at the six new Isilon systems – powered by the new OneFS 8.1 – which were announced at Dell EMC World 2017. Attend this session to learn how Isilon’s latest enhancements can revolutionize your business.
Published By: Mimecast
Published Date: Apr 10, 2019
Email. It’s the number-one business application used by organizations. It’s also the number-one method used to execute cyberattacks, enabling malware delivery, phishing, impersonations, and the spread of threats that are already internal to your organization. In fact, 91 percent of all cyberattacks start with an email. And your organization can’t function for long without email. How many hours of email downtime can your organization comfortably live with? If email isn’t accessible due to an adverse incident like malicious intent, human error or technical failure, your organization would likely suffer.
The only way to get ahead of cybercriminals and to holistically protect your business is to adopt a new approach to email security. You need a multidimensional approach that brings together threat protection, adaptability, durability and recoverability in a single cloud-based service. You need to enable these four dimensions to truly provide cyber resilience for your email.
Once a “consumer-only” problem, Ransomware now has an established business case for profitability, and that’s driving criminals to expand their operations and hunt for more lucrative prey. As a result, commercial enterprises and other large organizations are increasingly in the crosshairs.
Consider these facts:
? Ransomware attacks doubled in 2015
? The number of new ransomware variants increased 17% in Q1 2016
? The FBI estimates that ransomware will net criminals $1 billion in 2016
This white paper dives into the inner workings of ransomware, its perpetrators and how they are evolving to maximize profits. You’ll also learn how companies are fighting back, and review best practices for protecting your organization from becoming another victim of electronic extortion.
Deep-dive analytics tools have completely transformed the way many organizations do business—helping remove the guesswork from major areas of operations, and provide everybody with the clear, actionable answers they need to make informed business decisions.
The benefits of sophisticated analytics are being reaped across the business. But according to Deloitte, HR is lagging behind— with only 14 percent of companies using analytics in HR, compared to 77 percent using these tools in Operations1.
With the growing need to effectively monitor your infrastructure, metrics have emerged as a way to gain insight to the trends and problems within your IT environment. collectd is an open source daemon that collects system and application performance metrics. With this data, collectd then has the ability to work alongside another tool, such as Splunk, to help identify trends, issues and relationships you may not be able to observe otherwise.
This e-book gives you a deep dive into what collectd is and how you can begin incorporating it into your organization’s environment. Download your complimentary copy of “A Beginner’s Guide to collectd” to learn how to:
*Get and configure collectd
*Analyze collectd data
*Use Splunk and collectd together to analyze large amounts of infrastructure data
This report from 451 Research examines the data management challenges faced by companies in a hybrid cloud environment and provides recommendations for IT professionals responsible for cloud deployments.
Published By: Lookout
Published Date: Dec 07, 2017
How to think about the risk to data from the mobile ecosystem
Mobile devices, even those that are corporate owned, are personal. Your CEO uses the same smartphone to send confidential emails, snap family photos, inspect customer records, get directions to meetings, and scrutinize financial reports. Every employee in your organization does the same thing. Your organization's critical data is constantly being accessed by mobile devices, and once it leaves the network you have no visibility into where it goes, and little or no ability to enforce your security policy to protect it.
Your organization’s sensitive data has made the mobile ecosystem the new frontier for a wide spectrum of risk that every CISO must now understand. Take a deep dive into all twelve elements of the Mobile Risk Matrix in the interactive table below.
A CEO scans the competitive landscape, and decides it’s time to implement new strategies or to examine internal factors that are limiting growth. With buy-in from senior leadership, the company makes a significant investment in a months-long process designed to yield actionable insights. A few areas may be singled out for a deep-dive examination of how work is performed and where pain points exist. After interviewing employees at various levels, creating detailed documentation, and making recommendations, the company is ready to pilot changes, measure results, and roll out strategies to larger groups of stakeholders.
collectd is an open source daemon that collects system and application performance metrics. With this data, collectd then has the ability to work alongside other tools to help identify trends, issues and relationships not easily observable.
Read this e-book to get a deep dive into what collectd is and how you can begin incorporating it into your organization’s environment.
Published By: ServiceNow
Published Date: Jan 17, 2017
Learning ITIL is not easy. If memorizing ITIL terminology has made you either:
2. Caffeine addicted
3. Repeatedly Google the term “coping strategies”
… Then clearly, you have not read our ITIL eBook series. This series will help you learn ITIL in a way that is actually (gasp!) fun.
You’ll learn all about the five stages of ITIL and get:
• A deeper understanding of what ITIL is and why it’s so important to keep everything running at work
• Translations of ITIL terms (the digestible kind) to put you on the path to get ITIL certified
• Useful diagrams and processes to facilitate the smooth and efficient delivery of IT services
What are you waiting for? Dive in!
Within 6 months of purchasing Okta, the average customer connects 10 applications, and once up and running, the number increases quickly. But, the average customer could be using twice as many provisioning integrations than they are. Using Okta for single sign-on and a centralized view of your cloud apps isn’t nearly enough. Watch this webinar for a live demo of Okta’s new Access Request Workflow and Access Discovery Report features and learn how Okta Provisioning can bring sanity to your IT processes.
• Provisioning Workflows
• Role & Rule-based Access Control
• Security-focused Compliance Reporting
Join this webinar to get a deep dive into the Customer Experience in Retail and to hear how retailers are performing across multiple dimensions. See the results from the Customer Experience Index Survey, assessing more than 550 retailers in 23 countries.
The Customer Experience Index Survey findings:
- Explore how retailers are creating differentiated brand experiences for their customers across channels
- Provide a benchmark for your brand experience in terms of capability, coverage and compliance.
- Assess your aptitude for responding with relevance and speed to the priorities that matter most to your customers
Covering both mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) use cases, this deep dive into offline first explored several patterns for using PouchDB together with Cloudant, including setting up one database per user, one database per device, read-only replication, and write-only replication.
There is no doubt that customers want to protect their environment against unplanned downtime. But what happens when disasters do occur? Download this webinar for a deep dive into the VMware Cloud on AWS Disaster Recovery (DR) use case.
Experts from VMware and AWS jointly discuss the disaster recovery challenges that customers often face and detail how you can leverage VMware Cloud on AWS to overcome them. See demos of how you can use VMware Cloud on AWS for your DR scenario and hear from current customers.
Download our webinar to learn
The benefits of Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS), delivering on-site protection
How automated orchestration accelerates failover and failback capabilities
The ways DRaaS simplifies and modernizes your existing DR solutions
What VMware Cloud on AWS DRaaS does to help reduce costs, simplify operations, and quicken recovery times
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