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How Managers Can Prevent Developer Burnout: 10 Tips

Programmer and IT team managers can avoid team burnout with these strategies. This post originally appeared on TechRepublic. Burnout is a common phenomenon in the tech industry, particularly for developers: Close to 60% of developers report suffering from burnout, according to Blind, for reasons including poor leadership and unclear direction, work overload, and toxic work cultures. “It’s […]

AHEAD Named “Partner Solution of the Year” by Puppet in 2018 Channel Partner of the Year Awards

Enterprise cloud leader AHEAD is recognized for delivering exceptional customer success with Puppet This post originally appeared on PR Web. CHICAGO – February 20, 2019 – AHEAD, a leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions, today announced it has been named the recipient of Puppet’s 2018 Channel Partner of the Year award in the “Partner Solution of the […]

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 2017 Mobile device management (MDM) tools are adding AI capabilities to provide new layers of threat detection Some companies are revising BYOD policies to lower […]

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, AHEAD Will Hurley, Vice President of Software Lifecycle Services, Astadia, Inc. Lei Zhang, Head of Developer Experience (DevX), Bloomberg Ashok Reddy, Group General Manager, CA […]

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 […]