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February 1, 2018

Enabling Make-A-Wish to grant even more wishes

Through a cloud-first infrastructure approach, Make-A-Wish completely transformed their digital offering.

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January 30, 2018

Engineering Tips Series: Create Metrics from Logs for Real-Time Cloud Application Monitoring Without Breaking Your Bank

Analyzing logs historically is quite useful for forensic analysis. However, highly-dynamic, modern, cloud-native applications require real-time analysis at scale with instant visibility. While log files contain a wealth of information on system and application activity, the parsing, processing and visual rendering of them is often a very slow and costly…

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January 29, 2018

Analyze DevOps Team Performance with a Metrics Pipeline Using Wavefront and Slackbot

Modern metrics monitoring platforms, such as Wavefront, can monitor thousands of containers or servers, and collect various metrics like application latencies, CPU utilization, memory consumption, and network errors to understand the health of an overall system. Beyond traditional application or system-level metrics, monitoring and analytics can also be applied to…

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January 23, 2018

Ask Alex Part 1: Is it me?

Alex Jauch is a Group Product Manager for VMware Cloud on AWS. In this six-part series, he answers your burning questions about enterprise public cloud. In part one, he’ll answer the question: “My internal developers want to move to public cloud. What is it about public cloud that’s so great…

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January 19, 2018

Swisscom’s Pioneering Spirit Creates Game-Changing Innovation

This is a cross-promoted blog post, originally posted on the VMware blog. View the original blog post here. Egon Steinkasserer has been head of innovation at Swisscom since the start of 2014. During that time, the leading telecoms and IT provider solidified its position as the dominant player in Switzerland,…

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