Last year, Serena CEO Greg Hughes coined the term “HRLE” or “Highly Regulated Large Enterprise.” HRLEs depend on the mainframe platform for business critical system. They rely on this platform because of its unrivalled strengths and virtues.
We developed ChangeMan ZMF version 8 with all of these things in mind:
Business agility; the ability to respond to disruption, whether internal or external without losing focus isRead More
It was my pleasure to announce the winners of the 2016 Micro Focus Innovation Awards. This year, the categories were:
Latest Acquisition Demonstrates Commitment to Long-term Customer Value, Portfolio Expansion
Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO.L) today announced the acquisition of GWAVA, Inc., a worldwide leader in Enterprise Information Archiving (EIA). The transaction extends Micro Focus’s rapidly growing software portfolio and comes on the heels of its announcement to merge with Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) Software Business Segment… Read the full PressRead More
Peter Drucker, the father of modern management said, “Because the purpose of business is to create a customer, the business enterprise has two – and only two – basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results; all the rest are costs.” Marketing is required to understand the needs of the customer and innovation is required to build the product or services that fit those customer needs.Read More
Well, since meeting with our new Micro Focus colleagues, the energy, enthusiasm and content for our DevOps Interchange conference has picked up significantly as has the flood of terrific customer and partner presentations received. The Product teams have been combined and there has been frenetic activity in the Lab so you don’t want to miss the reveals and synergies across our broader Software Development and TestRead More
The DevOps movement evolved to allow organizations to innovate fast and reduce risk. DevOps rethinks how software development and delivery occurs and it reshapes how IT is organized and how IT delivers value to the business. However, some “pure” DevOps ideas are difficult to implement in highly regulated, large enterprises.
A question of scale
When the organization is required to meet strict government audit and compliance standards, when you have optimized IT deliveryRead More
The heart of every Serena xChange User Conference is the track session content and its soul the informative presentations. Very often, and after each presentation is delivered, ongoing conversations and dialog permeate the conference breaks – engaging your peers, Serena product experts and technical support.
The Call for Speakers is currently open through June 30th
Selected speakers receive complimentary registration to the conference.
This year we are looking for topics in the following fiveRead More
Registration for xChange16 is now open. The Early Bird promotions start today and go on through April 30th. If you register now you can save $600. We have an exceptional hotel rate of just $264++/night but those rooms are limited so book early.
The preliminary agenda can be found on the xChange16 site along with details on the optional training day classes we are providing this year. xChange16 runs from Sunday 18th September with our traditional welcome reception, through Wednesday September 21st. Optional training is also onRead More