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Technology Enabling Remote Work
Given the universal shift to remote work, companies are struggling to manage their various business applications to support remote workers. Terry Slattery outlines in a recent article for No Jitter how digital experience monitoring improves the work from home experience for remote employees, as it allows IT professionals to identify and troubleshoot issues with their coworkers’ home networks remotely. Check out Why You Should Use Digital Experience Monitoring for more details.
Similarly, companies are accelerating their investments in cloud infrastructure to support remote work. Synergy Research reported this week that revenue from cloud infrastructure projects grew 33% year over year for the 3rd quarter. Ron Miller of TechCrunch provides more detail in his article, Cloud Infrastructure Revenue Grows 33% This Quarter to Almost $33B.
Industry Focus: IT Infrastructure Transformation in Financial Services
Tokyo-based investment services company MUFG recently undertook the process of moving legacy infrastructure to a cloud-based approach. Alex Williams and B. Cameron Gain of The New Stack outline some of the lessons MUFG learned along their journey in their article, One Bank’s Path for Moving Deep Legacy Infrastructure into Cloud Native Operations.
Implementing automation within your IT infrastructure can be a complicated process. Cisco offers up some ways companies can approach the process in a recent article for Light Reading. Check out Automation: The Best Roads Are the Curvy Ones for more details.
Sustainability in Tech
Tech companies are increasingly focused on reducing waste in their supply chains. Cisco and Dell are no different, and their experience implementing principles from the circular economy provides lessons to others looking to do the same. Elsa Winzel of GreenBiz has more in her article, 6 Lessons from Dell and Cisco About Advancing Circular Products.