Mike described the overlay of Cloud, Mobile, Social and Big Data across the traditional legacy of hardware, software and telco services, constituting the ‘Third Platform' and beginning around 2006. He highlighted the general explosion of the technology innovation ecosystem, everything...
Sep. 13, 2016 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 797
The Platform Business Model is mostly referenced in terms of exciting new peer to peer business models, like Uber Taxis and Airbnb. However a critical aspect of the model and its technical design is that [...] The post BT: Platform Architecture for Enterprise Data Centre Consolidation ...
Sep. 12, 2016 09:51 AM EDT
The white paper from Bain: Distributed Ledgers in Payments: Beyond the Bitcoin Hype, is an excellent primer for the trend. Key quote: Retail banks stand to lose their privileged position with customers and face much [...] The post Bain: Distributed Ledgers in Payments: Beyond the Bitco...
Aug. 22, 2016 09:03 AM EDT
By Katherine Gerweck, writing on behalf of skysync.com Whether it’s big or small, a business needs a safe place to store its files. While in the past this could be accomplished with an on-premise server, [...] The post Enterprise Storage Options: On Premise vs Cloud appeared first on C...
Aug. 19, 2016 03:05 PM EDT
Design Principles and Solution Recipes for Microservices | @CloudExpo #IoT #M2M #API #Cloud #Microservices
Our new upcoming ebook is the ‘Microservices Cookbook'. This will provide a general introduction to the new software design model known as ‘Microservices,' provide a Platform design for their implementation, and describe a number of ‘recipe' scenarios for how they might be applied. A...
Aug. 19, 2016 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,705
An overall theme of Cloud computing and the specific practices within it is fundamentally one of automation. The core value of technology is to continually automate low level procedures to free up people to work [...] The post Containers as a platform for Autonomic Computing appeared f...
Aug. 16, 2016 05:25 AM EDT
Chief Digital Officer Our upcoming Digital CIO Agenda ebook is intended for senior technology VPs focused on developing disruptive industry strategies, and learning about the [...] The post Platform – Agenda for the Digital CIO appeared first on CBPN.
Jul. 19, 2016 10:14 AM EDT
Cloud Native is the new term that Google, VMware, SAP and many others are using to describe a Netflix-inspired technology evolution to a microservices architecture and [...] The post Going Cloud Native – Harnessing Microservices and DevOps to Transform your Digital Organization a...
Jun. 22, 2016 12:13 PM EDT
EBook This ebook provides an executive introduction into Business Architecture (BA) best practices, and how they can be leveraged quickly to drive Digital Transformation strategies. [...] The post Digital Business Architecture – From Canvas to Blueprint appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 22, 2016 12:07 PM EDT
The intersection of microservices and identity architecture. The post Microservices and Identity: Stormpath appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 22, 2016 06:50 AM EDT
Radical Agility One of the primary goals of our upcoming ‘Microservices Cookbook’ is a focus on real world deployment. As a new technology trend microservices [...] The post E-Commerce Microservices – Harnessing Next Generation ERP appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 21, 2016 12:26 PM EDT
DevOps Integration Hub As Tasktop suggest in their blog one of the key bottlenecks constricting the throughput of DevOps teams is the lack of integration between the [...] The post DevOps Integration Hub: Platform for ‘DevOps Recipes’ appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 18, 2016 02:35 PM EDT
An introduction to the CBPN Solution Channel Program. The post The CBPN Solutions Channel – A ‘Solutions Recipe’ approach to building the Cloud Channel appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 18, 2016 07:31 AM EDT
Hand in hand with launching a new site feature – ‘Solution Recipes’, we’ve started on a new accompanying ebook: “The Microservices Cookbook – A Platform [...] The post Wanted: Recipes for the Microservices Cookbook appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 16, 2016 07:23 AM EDT
ADOP – Accenture DevOps Platform Described in this blog is the news Accenture open sourced their own DevOps design and tool set, and also an [...] The post Accenture: Open Source DevOps Platform appeared first on CBPN.
Jun. 8, 2016 02:12 PM EDT
Recently I’ve upgraded this CBPN web portal with a number of additional Cloud tools, most notably a Github implementation and Aha.io for PLM, integrating the [...] The post Enterprise Best Practices – Github is the new groupware appeared first on CBPN.
May. 29, 2016 03:30 PM EDT
Over five years ago New York City pioneered the concept of the Digital City, publishing a tech roadmap laying out their plan for realizing their vision [...] The post New York City – Social Democracy Roadmap for the Digital City appeared first on CBPN.
May. 27, 2016 03:31 PM EDT
Social Operating Systems Another headline Smart City presentation at TMF Live was from Dr Jonathan Reichental, CIO for the City of Palo Alto, entitled: Creating [...] The post Building Social Operating Systems for Digital Cities appeared first on CBPN.
May. 27, 2016 10:00 AM EDT
Recently I profiled Milton Keynes as an exemplar Cloud case study for a Smart City blueprint. Another awesome case study that builds upon this scenario [...] The post Agile Fractal Grid – Smart Grid Blueprint appeared first on CBPN.
May. 27, 2016 08:52 AM EDT
NFVaaS DevOps Transformation A headline theme of NFVaaS is one not about technology but about organizational transformation, shifting to the ‘DevOps’ mode of IT delivery, [...]
May. 26, 2016 08:30 AM EDT
An especially powerful aspect of the TM Forum is their ‘Catalyst Projects’, a portfolio of prototype focused projects that set out to identify and solve [...]
May. 26, 2016 07:00 AM EDT
Building the NFVaaS Ecosystem One easy way to visualize the intended end results of the innovation work of industry projects like the TMF’s ‘ZOOM‘ initiative, [...]
May. 25, 2016 06:58 AM EDT
Our efforts to develop an industry roadmap for NFVaaS includes direct participation in the relevant industry forums, in particular the TM Forum’s project to ‘Build [...]
May. 24, 2016 10:12 AM EDT
Our analysis of AT&T’s SDN and Cloud strategy sets the scene for the recent moves of one of the industry’s major players – Gigaspaces. Their Cloudify product is [...]
May. 24, 2016 08:53 AM EDT
A question that’s likely to arise for many considering implementing a Business Architecture practice is how it might relate to their existing skills and artifact [...]
May. 23, 2016 01:02 PM EDT
Providing an executive summary of Business Architecture best practices, through describing the journey of ‘Canvas to Blueprint’, is easy to do because there are already [...]
May. 23, 2016 08:48 AM EDT
Bringing Agile to the Whole Organization One of my principle goals with this content is captured in this HBR article ‘Bringing Agile to the Whole Organization‘, which is to [...]
May. 23, 2016 07:45 AM EDT
From Canvas to Blueprint Business Architecture is a set of best practices defined by organizations like the OMG and the Business Architecture Guild, that provide a [...]
May. 23, 2016 05:32 AM EDT
As the Enterprise Irregulars discuss in this blog the Cloud Native model is underpinned by early maturity model work. Cloud Aware Application Maturity The ODCA describe the [...]
May. 22, 2016 03:55 PM EDT
CBPN Insight Using existing management best practices notably Six Sigma and the Theory of Constraints, any organization can systemically apply new ‘DevOps’ software practices to [...]
May. 22, 2016 12:32 PM EDT
The Milton Keynes MK:Smart project, their Smart City initiative, is a world leading case study that others can learn from. Smart City Platform – Innovation Ecosystem [...]
May. 22, 2016 09:44 AM EDT
Cloud Native primarily represents the fusion of two core technical architecture and organizational design concepts: Microservices and DevOps. The Rise of Cloud Native It also means [...]
May. 21, 2016 11:44 AM EDT
John Donovan leads the Domain 2.0 initiative for AT&T, and in this video describes their work with and vision for OpenStack. He sets the scene [...]
May. 21, 2016 10:07 AM EDT
DCAE – Real-Time Analytics and Cloud Management Another of the main foundations of the AT&T Domain 2.0 program is the ‘DCAE’ framework: Data Collection, Analytics and Events. [...]
May. 21, 2016 09:49 AM EDT
The primary reference backbone for our NFVaaS Roadmap is the technical standards work from ETSI, most notably ‘MANO‘, which specifies how telcos can implement Cloud Native [...]
May. 21, 2016 09:21 AM EDT
The entire technical design for a digital-enabled smart city is a reference architecture that’s available from a number of expert industry sources. For example an architecture [...]
May. 20, 2016 10:49 AM EDT
Network DevOps: Target Operating Model A critical artifact required to plan business transformation programs, such as the shift to an NFVaaS sales model, is the [...]
May. 20, 2016 04:30 AM EDT
Last week I was at TMF Live, the annual telco conference organized by the TM Forum. It’s a huge industry showcase, with a powerful sub-thread [...]
May. 18, 2016 01:55 PM EDT
As demonstrated by the latest issue of Harvard Business Review having a section dedicated to it, the ‘Platform’ business model has entered the mainstream consciousness. [...]
May. 15, 2016 08:18 PM EDT
Data Centre and Application Consolidation The primary business benefit outputs of a business transformation-driven virtualization project are achieved through multiple levels of consolidation. This includes [...]
May. 14, 2016 01:45 AM EDT