Intigua at VMworld 2015 – Booth #437

13 Aug 2015
VMworld is fast approaching. Thousands of people. Hundreds of sessions. Uncountable numbers of powerpoint slides! It’s going to be busy…   But spare a moment to see what’s new from Intigua! Twice “Best of VMworld” – Intigua’s unique technology combines the agility desired by DevOps teams with the architectural and compliance discipline required by Enterprise IT Ops. Read More

Celebrate System Admin Appreciation Day July 31, 2015 – And WIN!

26 Jul 2015
Thank You
Our modern world runs on technology. It takes a team to keep everything working. But, let’s face it, the SysAdmin’s of the world are the heroes who keep everything running smoothly. To celebrate System Administrators everywhere, we’re giving away: 1 Microsoft Xbox One 1 Sony PlayStation 1 Beats Studio Wireless Over-Ear Headphones       Read More

Building the Real Enterprise DevOps

07 Apr 2015
DevOps is such a hot topic in the last couple of years. Everybody likes it. What’s not to like about high agility and empowering the guys in the trenches? If you’re starting a new Internet company, there is practically no question: use a small team with a bunch of open-source and cloud technologies, automate your Read More

4 Popular Server Management Approaches that No Longer Work

15 Feb 2015
Let’s look at four ways IT Ops and Infrastructure teams currently deploy and maintain software on physical and virtual servers and examine why each approach has diminishing success as scale and complexity increase. Over time, IT teams have developed a number of server management processes and approaches. They include: 1. Manual processes 2. Custom scripts Read More

3 Server Management Problems Enterprise IT Needs to Solve

09 Feb 2015
There are three significant problems that plague IT teams as they deploy and maintain agent and agentless server management solutions on 1000s of servers and hybrid infrastructure. Let’s take a look. The Situation: Server Management Processes are Too Complex, Too Slow, and Too Expensive CIOs and IT executives need to ensure that business applications are Read More

How can you centrally manage server tools from different vendors?

28 Jan 2015
Managing so many server tools from so many vendors deployed on thousands of servers, both legacy and virtual, is too complex, is too slow, and too costly. This can be fixed. Fantasy Island In a perfectly simplified world, the server management tools used by an enterprise IT department to ensure back-up, security and server health Read More

Faster, Easier Server Management in Mixed On-Prem. & Cloud Environments

22 Jan 2015
How can we simplify and accelerate the administration of server management tools (e.g., back-up, anti-virus and analytics) across both private and public infrastructure like AWS or Azure? Let’s take a look. The Problem Today, all organizations are migrating workloads and applications to the cloud and public infrastructure. In terms of economics and efficiency, it makes Read More

Policy Based Systems Management

02 Jul 2014
What does software configuration have in common with Lewis Hamilton (or Fernando Alonso, Nigel Mansell, or *insert name of favorite race car driver here*)? The answer is that in both cases unmanaged drift can result in losing control. Software configuration drift is a common and reoccurring challenge that has to be dealt with. Left unaddressed Read More

Insights from Gartner IOM – The impact of Bi-Modal IT

26 Jun 2014
In early June, Intigua attended & exhibited at Gartner’s Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit (a.k.a. “IOM”). The event has morphed in recent years into the pre-eminent show for decision makers within Infrastructure & Operations. As they do every year, Gartner rallied around a few themes while presenting across 5 separate tracks. One key theme this Read More

5 Key Steps to Transforming Service Operations

19 Jun 2014
Let’s not make any bones about it, any sort of transformation can be challenging but the end-results should be worthwhile and beneficial. If you are reading this blog, there is a good chance that you have problems that need to be addressed. So, how can we make the transformation as painless as possible, yet deliver Read More