Survey Says: Government IT System Outages Are Painful and Common

| May 20, 2016

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In a digital economy, the old cliché “time is money” rings true. System outages and website glitches are serious business. As government transactions move online and citizens increasingly expect instantaneous services, leaders know there’s more than money at stake. Reputations and critical services are on the line. However, implementing a long-term IT operations management strategy (ITOM) can help agencies prevent and recover from outages.

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What’s new in Kubernetes 1.19?

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How Kira Systems is Helping Our Customers Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Article | April 9, 2020

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak continues to impact the world at large, it magnifies the need to support our closest communities. At Kira Systems, the legal, professional services and corporate customer communities that we work with every day are dealing with profound changes and challenges. Termination and breach clauses are now top of mind, as a significant portion of the world’s businesses need to determine what contracts may be terminated to reduce spend. This issue alone is creating significant workload increases for legal teams and additional pressure to find efficient, scalable ways to work through them.

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What DINROS Means for Cloud Management

Article | August 17, 2020

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