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Technologies and solutions related to a broad variety of information technology tendencies, aspects and innovations.

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Green IT: Nine Facts Proving That IT Can Help Save the Planet
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[TechSpeak] Sitecore Test Image Previews Not Displaying: What to Do
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Top Eight IoT Platforms to Watch in 2019
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[TechSpeak] How to Package Your Local Sitecore Instance for Microsoft Azure App Service
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Top Ten Embedded Software Development Tools
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Cybersecurity: 6 Key Steps to Keep Your Digital Enterprise out of Danger
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Meet Azure Application Insights: A Feature Overview
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Ten Reasons to Look Forward to Sitecore 9.2 [Detailed Update Overview]
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Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS): Definition and Examples
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The Internet of Things: 2019 Trends and Predictions

Green IT: Nine Facts Proving That IT Can Help Save the Planet

Global warming and other negative consequences of human activity for the environment lead to the fact that the global society is becoming more environmentally conscious. The rising concern over the poor ecological situation is prompting people to search for ways of addressing it, and they seek for solutions everywhere, including in the information technology domain. It is crucially important to strike the balance between technological innovations that enhance living standards and environmentally conscious actions that create the foundation for long and healthy living. So, let’s figure out how information technology balances the two aspects, and how its key asset — software — makes its contribution to taking care of the environment.

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Top Eight IoT Platforms to Watch in 2019

The physical world of things and the digital world of the internet have merged together, creating a new ecosystem — the Internet of Things (IoT), which is an overwhelming trend across various industries today. In this article, we are going to talk about the top Internet of Things platforms that help effectively build and maintain IoT solutions.

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[TechSpeak] How to Package Your Local Sitecore Instance for Microsoft Azure App Service

For modern businesses, it’s extremely important to be flexible in order to satisfy the constantly changing customer needs. That’s why more and more companies turn to the evolving cloud computing services, which provide scalability, optimize connectivity and improve performance.

Sitecore is not an exception, as it allows you to deploy solutions on the Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS). For a new Sitecore environment, you can use out-of-the-box web deploy packages (WDP). But to deploy your existing (local) solution, you need to initially package it into a WDP.

In this article, I will tell you how you can package your local Sitecore Habitat into web deploy package (WDP). You will also see what issues you might run into during the process.

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Top Ten Embedded Software Development Tools

Digital transformation is touching upon various physical objects, making them smart and powerful. The engine for such devices is embedded software that is an integral part of the rapidly developing IoT ecosystem.

This article is dedicated to the tools for embedded software development. We will explain what an embedded system is and what types of tools are needed to build one. You will also learn about the most popular embedded system software development tools currently available on the IT market.

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Cybersecurity: 6 Key Steps to Keep Your Digital Enterprise out of Danger

According to IBM Executive Chairman Ginni Rometty, “Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world.” Growing worldwide cybersecurity expenses prove this claim, as Gartner predicts the information security and risk management market will reach $188.8 billion by 2023. So how to get the best possible results from investment in cybersecurity? Let’s find out the most important aspects that should be taken into consideration for software development projects.

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Meet Azure Application Insights: A Feature Overview

Learning of possible software aberrations as soon as possible, so that you can resolve them before you find yourself buried under a mountain of complaints, or even worse — to discover that users have switched to robust competitor solutions, is a must in your business.

In this article, we will provide an overview of a Microsoft solution that allows engineers and developers to stay up-to-date on software performance — Azure Application Insights. Our .NET development experts got to know the ins and outs of this service and are ready to share its features and capabilities.

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Ten Reasons to Look Forward to Sitecore 9.2 [Detailed Update Overview]

The SUGCON Europe 2019 I attended in London on April 4-5 was an exciting and informative event that gave me a chance to network with the best representatives of the Sitecore community and to upgrade my skills. Today, I’m happy to share the latest news from the conference about Sitecore CMS version 9.2, which is expected to be released in the coming months.

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Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS): Definition and Examples

An extensive number of modern digital services, products and tools are ordered over the Internet and delivered to users on demand, rather than provided via local channels within enterprises or specialized organizations. To describe this phenomenon, a special term was invented: Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS). What is Everything-as-a-Service and does it have anything to do with popular cloud computing models — SaaS, PaaS and IaaS? Read our article for an explanation.

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The Internet of Things: 2019 Trends and Predictions

The Internet of Things is no longer an experiment. It is penetrating all vertical markets, promising new opportunities both for customers and service providers.

With the increased demand for smart technologies and connected devices, the future of IoT looks promising. We’ve compiled the main IoT trends and predictions based on experts’ opinions and statistics.

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