In this blog, Alex Brown, CEO of 10th Magnitude shares his predictions for 2017. Among the highlights include frontrunners in the cloud game, a bigger focus on cloud security, the continued momentum of DevOps and a shift towards cloud managed services.
Data warehouses deployed to IoT Solutions in Azure come equipped with several native data ingestion mechanisms. Each of these ingestion options has a native element already deployed to Azure. Additional [...]
Not being a big data or business intelligence (BI) guy myself, it’s been a fascinating experience familiarizing myself with the two areas. BI can always be linked to each and [...]
By now, you’ve probably heard chatter about Microsoft SQL Data Warehouse (SQL DW), but what is it? And why should you be using it? Well, to start, it’s a cloud-based, scale-out database capable of processing massive volumes of data
DevOpsDays Dallas held in mid-September was a rousing success and 10th Magnitude can’t thank the organizers enough (including our own Annie Hedgpeth). Those in the industry converged upon—you guessed it—Dallas [...]
In this blog, Brian Blanchard, VP of Cloud Solutions at 10th Magnitude, explains Microsoft Azure’s IoT Hub which has the ability to send data back to a smart connected device, allowing for more local control and reaction time in any environment. He will walk you through how to create your own Azure Functions that integrate with IoT Hub, allowing you to reap the benefits of a closed-loop IoT model.
Included with every Microsoft Azure Service Fabric Actor and Service is a nice little settings.xml file that you may have considered using to store configuration values for your actors and [...]
For those of you like me who are fans of Git + TeamCity, you’ll notice an immediate gap in the documentation provided by Microsoft on how to deploy to a [...]
I have some big news to share: I’m pleased to help announce and be a part of the GA release of DC/OS 1.7! This marks a move by Mesosphere to [...]
In this blog, 10th Magnitude's CEO Alex Brown discusses the age of cloud adoption. Companies of all sizes are migrating to be faster, more agile, more cost efficient, more impactful and more dynamic. He defines four categories of companies - the Classic, the Found, the Enabled and the Ostrich - and how software has provided them with a competitive advantage (or not).
Today, organizations of all sizes are interested in a technology model that fully embraces the transformational promise of the cloud. But if they approach cloud migration the wrong way, they [...]
IT organizations spend a lot of time trying to eliminate single points of failure in their systems. Equally problematic is the “single person of failure” problem, which can have consequences [...]
Over the summer, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 will be the last version of the Windows OS. Not that it will be the end of the OS, but it will [...]
Relational database-as-a-service is one of Microsoft Azure’s biggest differentiators when compared to other public cloud vendors. There are many PaaS database options available in the market today, but no other [...]
So here’s a question: What do 10th Magnitude, Microsoft and the Chicago Blackhawks have in common? Well, if you think in hockey terms (which I do often—just ask my hockey-tortured [...]