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Over 4 years ago
With GDPR coming to the EU in May 2018, granular control over data is getting higher and higher in the list of things to need.
Over 4 years ago
You don't have to go with partners they have chosen. I've worked with outside DWRE devs and it worked out fine.
Over 5 years ago
"Development teams, especially scrum teams, need some type of tool. For geographically dispersed teams, the ROI has a quick payback period, less than three months." True. JIRA is a good tool for working with multiple stakeholders.
Over 5 years ago
"I wouldn't recommend adopting the first version of any of their new products." Nice tip there. "All of the marketing is about fanatical service but in practice it's very hard to live up to those expectations. " In my experience (certainly the DB lot) they were…
Over 5 years ago
I'm with you on this: ...getting the full details on every networked component can be a challenge. The product has gotten better over the years but there are still some complexities you will more then likely struggle with. it's a bit of a grind to get all of the info…
Over 5 years ago
Did you have any major problems with your demandware install?
Over 5 years ago
Easy to use, performs well, cost, and not going to send me insane integrating it with other systems. Everything else is gravy.
Over 5 years ago
- Ease of set up and continued use (and also how easy it is to get it off your systems) - Useful and easy reporting - speed of backup - Multiple recovery options - cost
Over 5 years ago
Thanks for that. Why it's so hard to find catch rates is a mystery.
Over 5 years ago
I'd be interested in hearing about the catch rate comparison too.
Almost 6 years ago
Yes, I hasten to add - AV is great in a suite of defences (including defence in depth: IDS, UTM, encryption, etc)
Almost 6 years ago
I've worked a lot in the charity sector and they have held onto the Finance Director as Head of IT (or at least controlling the IT purse strings) business method. This can make the cloud conversation hinge entirely on money, and working out a TCO can be complex if you…
Almost 6 years ago
Yes. AWS's innovation is matched only by its ability to deliver. You can look at AWS at a distance and the breadth of their offerings are hefty. Basics like load balancing that is really simple to implement or CDN for websites. I mean, you can dip into AWS and use a…
Almost 6 years ago
Amazon is interesting because you go away for 6 months, come back, and there are 5 new products that work. Not many cloud suppliers can match that.
Almost 6 years ago
@Ariel: what solution will your next review be about? Hmm, good question. I might clear up some of the stuff I used in charities like: Dropbox, JIRA, and probably AWS. AWS seems to come up a lot in job interviews now...
Almost 6 years ago
Morning all :) I'm currently Head of Tech and Cyber Sec. My love of IT goes way back. I got my first computer when I was 8yo. Since then I've built them, secured them, managed projects to enhance their capabilities, and generally enjoyed my time in the industry. Which…
Almost 6 years ago
Over 7 years ago
Irrespective of any other points, Rackspace's support is pretty awesome and I think that is one area that they truly excel in. I found their products to be great and they do what they say on the tin but - it is the knowledge that should something terrible happen to the…
Almost 8 years ago
Almost 8 years ago

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Over 7 years ago
Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS)

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Over 5 years ago
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) Suites
Over 5 years ago
PaaS Clouds
Almost 6 years ago
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Almost 6 years ago
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