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AHEAD Expands Presence, Opens New Office in Edina Tech

Located in the center of Minneapolis’s thriving tech hub, the new office boasts a spacious collaborative work environment for partners and clients This post originally appeared on PR Web. MINNEAPOLIS — February 12, 2019 — AHEAD, a leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions, today announced the relocation of its Minneapolis office to the Edina Tech Center located […]

The Challenge of Mobile Security

CISOs need multiple tools to protect the mobile enterprise This post originally appeared on Servicenow.com Employee‑owned mobile devices were responsible for more than half of all corporate data breaches in 2017Mobile device management (MDM) tools are adding AI capabilities to provide new layers of threat detectionSome companies are revising BYOD policies to lower risk Here’s […]

2019 Executive Insights on DevOps

This post originally appeared on DZone.com To understand the current and future state of DevOps, we spoke to 40 IT executives from 37 organizations. Here’s who we spoke to: Tim Curless, Senior Technical Architect, AHEADWill Hurley, Vice President of Software Lifecycle Services, Astadia, Inc.Lei Zhang, Head of Developer Experience (DevX), BloombergAshok Reddy, Group General Manager, CA TechnologySacha Labourey, CEO, CloudBeesLogan […]

5 Tech and Innovation Predictions for 2019

The future is already here if these tech and innovation predictions have anything to say about it. This post originally appeared on AmericanExpress.com It has taken some time, but the future described by 20th Century futurists and Hollywood is starting to appear in the tech and innovation predictions of today. We may not be driving […]

AHEAD Appoints Former ServiceNow Executive David Morgan as Vice President of Professional Services

This post originally appeared on PR Web. CHICAGO — December 12, 2018 — AHEAD, a leading provider of IT consulting and enterprise cloud solutions, today announced the appointment of David Morgan as its new vice president of professional services. In this role, Morgan will be responsible for managing AHEAD’s professional services practices, including spearheading initiatives […]

AHEAD Achieves Three VMware Master Services Competencies

Enterprise cloud leader achieves VMware Master Services Competencies in Cloud Management and Automation, DataCenter Virtualization and Network Virtualization. This post originally appeared on PRWeb. CHICAGO— December 4, 2018 — AHEAD, a leading provider of IT consulting and enterprise cloud solutions, today announced that it has successfully achieved three VMwareMaster Services Competencies in Cloud Management and Automation, […]

DevOps’ 2018 Surprises and 2019 Predictions

DevOps is becoming mainstream and in the upcoming year, DevSecOps will follow. This post originally appeared on DZone. Given how fast technology is changing, we thought it would be interesting to ask IT executives to share their thoughts on the biggest surprises in 2018 and their predictions for 2019. Here’s what they told us regarding DevOps: […]

6 Ways ITSM Automation is Changing Business

Automation helps organizations eliminate defects and redundancies, freeing up staff for higher-value work. Here are six ways businesses are taking advantage of automation for IT service management. IT service management (ITSM) is becoming a key enabler of transformation and modernization efforts, with companies pushing to automate user-centric processes to improve customer, client and employee satisfaction, while […]

2018: The Breakout Year for Containers and Kubernetes Adoption

This post originally appeared on Solutions Review. It’s easy to recognize why people love containers. They offer more flexibility for running cloud-native apps. Containers allow these services to move easily across computing environments. This creates a more collaborative working environment, enhancing DevOps and hybrid cloud opportunities. Having a faster and easier to use environment is an […]

How Managed Service Providers Deal with Emerging Security Threats

This post originally appeared on Solutions Review. As enterprise technology advances, so do emerging threats. Many enterprises have turned to managed service providers to keep up with the latest technologies, but how well do they handle threats? MSPs alleviate some security risk with constant management of an enterprise infrastructure when needed. But, considering how many […]