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Learn how to win the arms race against potential attackers and achieve compliance while leveraging the unique capabilities across cloud platforms. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  October 29, 2019. Companies today are striving to become digital enterprises by responding more rapidly to the ever-changing needs of consumers. With that demand for greater speed and agility, IT organizations are looking to the  cloud  as a fundamental part of their  digital transformation  efforts.  For most organizations, that means adopting a multi-cloud strategy that helps teams achieve greater elasticity and ...
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The future isn’t the cloud, it’s multi-cloud. Matthew Yeh shares key data challenges IT teams must overcome when mapping a multi-cloud strategy. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  October 14, 2019. Organizations today are adopting cloud-based applications, platforms, and services to achieve greater elasticity and faster delivery times in today’s app-driven world. In fact, 98 percent of organizations expect to operate within a multi-cloud environment by 2021, according to  IBM . Of course, every enterprise is different, and there are varying reasons, priorities, and use cases when considering the ...
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This article was originally posted as a white paper on the Kuzo Data website here . Enterprise DataOps Security Secure your enterprise dataops platform The security of data is a known priority in the modern data driven businesses of today and de-sensitising data before it is shared to data consumers is a process most are now employing as a matter of course. The process ensures the real production data stays where it should, in production, and all non-production environments only receive the anonymised data. Production is where the security of the data platform and infrastructure is implemented with strict design methodologies and controls ...
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Delivering innovation doesn’t need to compete head-to-head with safeguarding customer data. Learn why good security practices are imperative in an agile world. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  October 3, 2019. For many organizations, successfully integrating security into the software delivery lifecycle is still a huge obstacle.  Findings from the latest  Puppet’s 2019 State of DevOps Report  reveal only 22 percent of companies at the highest level of security integration have reached an advanced stage of  DevOps  maturity.  While there are myriad security practices and solutions in ...
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It’s that time of the year again when Las Vegas becomes the host of the largest cloud event of the industry. With just a couple of weeks to go, here are a few reasons not to miss Delphix at re:Invent. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  November 4, 2019. The first week of December is right around the corner and soon tens of thousands of the galaxy’s most elite  cloud  practitioners will descend upon Las Vegas for cloud computing’s most anticipated event of the year. Delphix will be returning to cloud city this year  Star Wars style  and with the full Force of DevOps! As we gear up for a spectacular ...
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It’s not everyday you see command aliasing causing native memory exhaustion. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  September 26, 2019. At Delphix, some of the most exhilarating yet demanding ( and   almost painstakingly tough)  experiences as an engineer have come from solving customer support cases. Throughout these challenges, I’ve learned that one of the most important yet ill-defined skills to master is debugging. Each of these incidents have given me an opportunity for growth and reinforced the need for teamwork, systematic thinking, and an openness to learning new things in brand-new ways. ...
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I liked the product so much I joined the company....... I thought the best way to introduce my first blog post at Delphix was to reference the famous Remington Shaver add, that I'm sure a few of my generation will remember. It's all true though. I came from being a customer after coming across this amazing software that would help address many of my data challenges, to buying it and then successfully implementing it. Next week will be my 6th month anniversary at Delphix, and I'm writing this from our HQ in Redwood City, CA. The most amazing thing about Delphix is it can do even more than I imagined and the platform is developing and growing all the time. Why ...
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Today, data speed is key to continuous innovation and the creation of superior customer experiences. If your data pipes are “clogged,” you’re in trouble. This article originally appeared on Forbes.com as part of Delphix Founder & Chairman Jedidiah Yueh's ongoing column. See the original post here on September 11, 2019. Hailed as the “queen of the internet,” every year Mary Meeker releases an annual report illuminating digital trends — a canonical read for Silicon Valley insiders. This year’s  333-slide presentation  surveys e-commerce, education, immigration, health care and the continued rise of China. With all that ...
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As businesses strive to protect sensitive data and comply with regulations, learn why masking that preserves the business value of data is the key to quicker testing and better insights. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  September 16, 2019. Data security is critical to business survival, and data masking is a key component. Some enterprises protect data by simply redacting sensitive values; others employ fake data or write their own homegrown tools or scripts to mask certain environments. We need to protect data in a way that keeps sensitive information safe and preserves our capacity ...
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Banks need to speed their move into the digital future. But organizations must get a better handle on their data in order to anticipate the needs of customers, make banking easier, and pursue the right partnerships to increase capabilities and scale. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  August 13, 2019. Peek into the future of banking, and you’ll see the emergence of more fintech startups disrupting the banking industry with new digital services. By and large, traditional banks have held onto their market share, but global investment in fintech ventures has tripled to nearly  $3 billion  since ...
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Did you miss the annual DevOps World | Jenkins World conference? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Our attendees highlight their top takeaways and learnings from this year’s event in San Francisco. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  August 28, 2019. For any Jenkins or DevOps practitioner, the DevOps World | Jenkins World conference is top of mind every year. Thousands of thought leaders,  IT executives , and continuous delivery practitioners make their to this event to network and get up-to-speed on how to accelerate the development process with all things  Jenkins  and DevOps. This year in ...
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Traditional data security approaches do nothing to protect the data itself. Here are four steps to mitigate the risk of data loss and exposure through DataOps and establish policies and controls to enable data to flow freely. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  July 30, 2019. News of data hacks and failures of IT systems proliferate the media landscape. Major organizations continue to suffer attacks and lose data to malicious actors with increasing frequency. Although many businesses place security as a high priority, they seem to be befuddled as to how to ensure the protection of sensitive ...
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Tools alone won’t make you a DataOps aficionado, but here are 3 questions to ask when you’re looking to adopt the right technology for your data teams to support you on the DataOps journey. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here  July 15, 2019. DevOps, which started as a grassroots movement, has become the status quo for organizations looking to be more agile and deliver high-quality products and services faster, ultimately enabling businesses to accelerate past their competition. While DevOps has played a major role in automating infrastructure and the software development lifecycle, the critical ...
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Today, just one data mishap can cause irreparable harm to your business’ reputation (and some hefty fines too). In my experience as an expert in the world of enterprise software, I believe that, collectively, it’s time for businesses to stop making data excuses and start embracing data responsibility. This article originally appeared on Forbes.com as part of Delphix CTO Eric Schrock’s ongoing column. See the original post  here  June 26, 2019. From the deletion of a decade worth of user data on  Myspace  and  Facebook  storing millions of user passwords in plain text to  FEMA  exposing millions of disaster survivors to identity ...
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Delivering secure, production-quality data at the speed and scale of the cloud is one of the biggest challenges for enterprise data teams today. This article was originally published on the Delphix website  here  June 28, 2019. For many organizations, the cloud has become a foundational enabler of their  digital transformation  initiatives. While cloud has made it possible for enterprises to scale and meet the demands of the business, it’s also increased the velocity of running workflows and upped the risk of  data breaches . In other words, businesses will either be bogged down in their cloud adoption and migration plans ...
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Applications sit at the heart of today’s enterprise businesses, and just about every application brings about new challenges and more complexity to development teams. Give up these three outdated practices to deliver high-quality software faster to market. This article was originally published on the Delphix website  here  June 4, 2019. Applications sit at the heart of today’s enterprise businesses. While agile methodologies, shift left, and continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) have allowed to automate and accelerate development, enterprise teams are still constrained by the speed and quality of moving ...
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While it’s more straightforward and obvious for those that have started out as digitally-native companies, like Netflix, to think data-first, it’s a lot harder for legacy companies that are just beginning their digital transformation journey. started out as digitally-native companies, like Netflix, to think data-first, it’s a lot harder for legacy companies that are just beginning their digital transformation journey. This article originally appeared The Millennium Alliance as part of a campaign to promote the Digital Enterprise Transformation Assembly in Miami, Florida on June 25-26, 2019. Imagine a company with a $13 billion ...
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Is provisioning data taking days, creating severe delays in your highly automated Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipelines? You probably have a data friction problem. This piece is an abbreviated version of the original article on sdarchitect.blog published May 6, 2019 - see the full blog post  here . Almost a year and half ago, I started seeing a new trend around  DevOps  adoption. At the time, I was with IBM as their global CTO of DevOps Adoption, leading the cross IBM-business unit DevOps adoption practice. Clients were beginning to ask for help in addressing the bottlenecks in their delivery pipeline, caused ...
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Delphix Disaster Recovery strategy is a common ask from multiple customers. Disaster Recovery is an important part of business continuity plan, to minimize downtime and data loss. As Delphix manages lower environment databases and workload, it is very essential to build and implement DR strategy for continuous development and testing. Delphix DR strategy protects data from site failures, data center failures and cloud region failures. While clouds provide way more flexibility to handle infrastructure requirements than physical data centers, there are still some challenges to move data faster to cloud. Delphix plays a vital role in helping companies with ...
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The topic du jour for the QA and testing community at the 2019 Quest conference was all about the importance of effective software testing throughout the development cycle. This article was originally published on the Delphix website  here  May 30, 2019. IT professionals and thought leaders from across the globe gathered together at this year’s Quality Engineered Software and Testing (QUEST) conference in Chicago to learn about how to better build, test, and deliver quality software. Across the many sessions and conversations I had during the weeklong event, the topic du jour for the  QA and testing community  was all about ...
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