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Silos Are Dead! Long Live the Silos! Guest post by Intellyx Principal Analyst Charles Araujo Nothing unites any group of people like a common enemy. And since the move toward digital transformation began - and IT transformation before it - a favorite common enemy has been organizational silos. It has been an oft-repeated mantra that in order to execute a successful transformation of any kind, the organization must break through the silos that have been the source of dysfunction and obstruction. Everyone could agree that silos created unnecessary separation, protectionism, and bureaucracy. No one would dare argue that having rigid silos were somehow good for the organization. Silos were, therefore, the easy target. They became the mantle onto which leaders could lay all past transgressions, and, in so doing, they became a convenient artifice to allow the leader to pro... (more)

Is #DevOps Falling into the Maturity Trap? | @DevOpsSummit #AI #CloudNative

Guest post by Intellyx Principal Analyst Charles Araujo I was at a conference recently when I saw it. I sighed and shook my head. A development manager from a large enterprise organization was explaining how they had created a DevOps maturity model based on CMMI. They went on to describe their current state of maturity and their plans to get to ‘full maturity' in the next three years. He continued by explaining how they had presented this plan to executive management and subsequently received approval for a new ‘DevOps team.' Many organizations are now looking to DevOps maturity m... (more)

Alfresco: Embeddable, Open Source Content Management/Process Management Platform

An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Alfresco has its roots in Enterprise Content Management (ECM). Its Digital Business Platform combines traditional ECM with integrated Business Process Management (BPM), while providing rigorous governance capabilities of particular interest to heavily regulated industries. Alfresco’s core technology is open source, and the company’s business model centers on a traditional enterprise offering that includes greater scalability and management than its community edition. In addition, Alfresco follows an open API approach that makes the platform straightf... (more)

TigerGraph: Massively Parallel Graph Database with Deep Link Analytics

An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief First-generation graph databases are storage-centric. The second generation brought compute-centricity without real-time processing. TigerGraph is bringing to market a third-generation graph database technology that uses massive parallelization to offer high performance, real-time computation. In addition, it offers ‘deep link analytics,’ which means it can traverse up to ten hops across a complex graph structure, empowering deeper, faster processing of graph-based data than any of its competitors. Key use cases include fraud detection, anti-money laun... (more)

Getting Hybrid IT Right | @CloudExpo #AI #DX #SaaS #ITaaS #CloudNative

Getting Hybrid IT Right By Charles Araujo, Intellyx Principal Analyst We define Hybrid IT as a management approach in which organizations create a workload-centric and value-driven integrated technology stack that may include legacy infrastructure, web-scale architectures, private cloud implementations along with public cloud platforms ranging from Infrastructure-as-a-Service to Software-as-a-Service. At Intellyx, we have a mantra that goes something like this: "We love confusion in the market. It gives us something to write about." Well, if confusion is what we like, Hybrid IT de... (more)