C-Level Fireside Chat: The Big Pivot Is On: Digital Strategy Is Business Strategy

Prior to 2020, companies were deciding how to move forward with their digital transformation strategies. Some organizations were deciding if 2020 was the year to replace legacy systems. Others were looking at omnichannel delivery. No one was anticipating the events of 2020. At ONUG Fall 2020, companies came together virtually to discuss digital transformation in […]

A Framework for AIOps Data Collection and Access: Multi-Vendor Proof-of-Concept Demonstration

ONUG’s AIOps working group was created to discuss how to manage data and control access for AIOps vendors. The group investigated different approaches to data collection, storage, and access. The panel discussion which occurred at the ONUG Fall 2020 event outlined their reference solution and asked for organizations willing to help with a proof of […]

ONUG 2021: Bringing It All Together!

Operationalizing Flexible IT Business Platforms at Scale Hybrid/Multi-Cloud Infrastructure 2020 was a year when executives were forced to make 10 years’ worth of decisions in six months. In 2021, we will reflect on the lessons learned and digest the changes we experienced as we make incremental changes on our digital journeys. For many, digital transformation […]

Broadcom’s DX NetOps Continues Improving Visibility with Expanded SD-WAN Network Monitoring

Broadcom enhanced its analytic capabilities in the latest release of the DX NetOps network monitoring software that now enables network operations teams to reliably deliver applications experiences over SD-WAN technologies built on Silver Peak, VMware VeloCloud, Cisco Meraki, Nokia Nuage and 128 Technology. Enhanced application-aware optimization technology allows enterprises to centralize real-time application monitoring across […]

Bringing DevOps to the Network: Obstacles and Opportunities

Enterprise networks are complex ecosystems that encompass multi-cloud, multi-domain computing. While networks become more complex, the expectations remain the same: 24/7 availability Optimum performance Comprehensive security How are IT personnel to maintain networks without disruptions in service, especially when there is no such thing as office hours? Does DevOps have a place in modernizing network […]

Anatomy of a WFH Connection

We can’t predict the future, and while many companies have started to return to the office in fits and starts over the past year, “work from home” (WFH) is likely going to be top of mind for some time to come. That means that enterprise teams are going to have to get comfortable with the […]

Have You Hit the Enterprise Cloud “Wall of Worry” Yet?

On the journey to become an Enterprise Cloud company, every large corporation is adopting a multi-cloud approach. Developers want the cloud tools that best address their application needs, and no one cloud provider will deliver all tools to all developers. This is the one fact that dictates that our collective futures are a hybrid and […]

How to Conduct a Vendor Security Assessment to Identify High-Risk Vendors

If your organization uses third-party tools to manage critical data, then it’s just as important to monitor their cybersecurity risk as it is your own. Implementing efficient systems from the start allows you to stay on top of your vendors’ cybersecurity risk and frees up time to be spent on business initiatives that will impact your bottom […]

How Network Automation Optimizes a Typical NetOps Workflow

Automation is being applied across just about every aspect of IT operations to increase speed and efficiency, improve availability, and foster agility and innovation. One area where automation is lagging, however, is network troubleshooting, which accounts for a as much as 65% of a NetOps engineers time according to recent studies. Here’s a typical workflow […]

ONUG Working Groups: Elastic Infrastructure SD-WAN Working Group

ONUG Working Groups serve the vital function of addressing top challenges in tech. The six groups within the ONUG community are a vehicle for generating industry change. A recent webinar highlighted four of the Working Groups, describing their objectives, priorities, and future plans. This is a summary of the Elastic Infrastructure SD-WAN Working Group. Presenting […]

ONUG Working Groups: The Orchestration and Automation Working Group

ONUG recently hosted a webinar to highlight the progress of our Working Groups. The Orchestration and Automation (O&A) Working Group was the third to present what they’ve been working on, and what their goals are for the future. Group Co-Chairs Brian Silverman of McKesson, Michael Haugh of Gluware, and David Hegenbarth of Pliant led the […]

ONUG Working Groups: The AIOPS and Observability Working Group

ONUG’s Working Groups are having a great impact on the tech industry in numerous ways. The AiOPS and Observability Working Group is composed of core members Tim Van Herck of VMware, Russ Currie of Netscout, and Ted Turner of Kentik. ONUG recently produced a webinar to review the progress each of the working groups has […]