DevOps Enabled by the “Cloud” Drives a Paradigm Shift to IT

The emergence and growing maturity of “Cloud” has necessitated “DevOps”, and vice versa. DevOps is primarily about business agility, but tactically it’s a mind-shift for breaking down the normal tension between Development Teams which are primarily measured on the number of features/functions that they produce and Operations Teams which are...

10 Tips for Mobile Security & Application Lifecycle Management

Custom enterprise mobile applications are a critical next step that most organizations are eager to take if mobile security can safeguard information at the same level as fixed IT infrastructure. Mobile Device Management (MDM) and Mobile Application Management (MAM) are important for your organization because the security of your apps...

Approaches to SDN & NFV for a Winning Strategy

This post was originally published on Telecom Ramblings As progress continues with Software-defined Networks (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV), there are several different approaches that are triggered by markets you are serving and how success is defined. This could be in the form of CAPEX / OPEX savings, new...

CloudSmartz Named to RBJ Top 2015 Software Developers

Supporting our area’s start-up and technology boom, CloudSmartz, Inc. was recently named to Rochester Business Journal’s 2015 Top Software Developers – currently listed at #17. Beyond Software Development We have a successful portfolio in helping local, national, and global organizations to thrive in an environment where success is measured on...

5 Benefits of the Agile Application Development Partner

Today, competitive companies and their Executives cannot be satisfied with simply keeping up with the pack or maintaining status-quo when it comes to effectively utilizing technology to build competitive advantage. Executives understand that the expense invested, time spent, and internal resources required to purchase, implement and rollout the same systems as...