Idevnews Latest News http://www.idevnews.com Find our latest news! en-us MapR 5.0 Brings Real-Time to Hadoop Big Data Apps, Searches and More http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6605/MapR-50-Brings-Real-Time-to-Hadoop-Big-Data-Apps-Searches-and-More MapR Technologies’ latest update to its Hadoop distro delivers a new level of real-time capabilities to big data apps. Notably, MapR 5.0 supports access to transactional data by auto-synchronizing storage, database and search indices. IDN speaks with MapR’s Jack Norris. Akana Boosts DevOps, Automation and Security for API Management; Focus on Mobile and IoT http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6602/Akana-Boosts-DevOps-Automation-and-Security-for-API-Management-Focus-on-Mobile-and-IoT In a sign that APIs are driving wider aspects of enterprise architecture, Akana Inc. has integrated capabilities for DevOps automation and enterprise-class identity management into its API management platform. Ping’s ‘Identity Defined Security’ Initiative Aims To Protect Mobile, APIs and IoT Projects http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6599/Pings-Identity-Defined-Security-Initiative-Aims-To-Protect-Mobile-APIs-and-IoT-Projects Ping Identity is delivering on its position that identity will be the best way to deliver security to the growing wave of extended enterprise use cases, including mobile, cloud and event IoT. IDN reviews components of Ping’s ‘Identity Defined Security’ initiative. GT Software’s Ivory Service Architect Uses APIs, Web Services To Extend Mainframe Assets http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6596/GT-Softwares-Ivory-Service-Architect-Uses-APIs-Web-Services-To-Extend-Mainframe-Assets GT Software continues to deliver easier ways to bring mainframe apps and data into the wider enterprise, including mobile, with updates to its Ivory Service integration tools.   Ivory Service Architect 5.0 lets IT better support mobile initiatives and modern integration needs Integration Lifecycle Management: What Really Makes a Successful Integration? http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6593/Integration-Lifecycle-Management-What-Really-Makes-a-Successful-Integration Software professionals have followed the tenants of the ‘application lifecycle’ for years. But in a new world of hybrid computing, SaaS and cloud, understanding an ‘integration lifecycle’ may hold the keys to future IT success. Scribe Software’s Brendan Peterson explains it all to IDN. Dell Boomi iPaaS Powers ‘Connected Cloud’ Services from UK’s AgilityWorks http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6590/Dell-Boomi-iPaaS-Powers-Connected-Cloud-Services-from-UKs-AgilityWorks Dell Boomi’s Atomsphere iPaaS is powering a menu of enterprise-class software and data cloud apps and integration services from UK-based AgilityWorks.  As a result, European customers can use AgilityWorks’ Connected Cloud Enterprise to integrate their on-premises apps and databases with Salesforce.com, Workday, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics. Cloud Blueprinting: A Developer’s Map to Innovation http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6587/Cloud-Blueprinting-A-Developers-Map-to-Innovation The rapidly-developing world of clouds is pushing developers and IT operations to design fast – and deliver even faster.  A new concept of ‘cloud blueprinting’ is helping IT keep pace – and even recapture more time and freedom to innovate. Accenture’s Rodrigo Flores explains, and even shares some examples. With Amazon API Gateway, AWS Opens a New Door on Backend Applications http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6584/With-Amazon-API-Gateway-AWS-Opens-a-New-Door-on-Backend-Applications Running applications for over a million customers in 190 countries, Amazon Web Services is hosting data and business logic in various back-end services, such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and AWS Lambda. Software AG, Zementis Partner on Pre-Built Predictive Analytics for Digital Business Platform http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6581/Software-AG-Zementis-Partner-on-Pre-Built-Predictive-Analytics-for-Digital-Business-Platform Software AG is looking to make it easier to provide business insights that can predict the future. The company is adding predictive analytics capabilities to its Digital Business Platform under a partnership with Zementis, Inc. Approaching Digital Transformation the Right Way: Business Process Automation in the Cloud http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6578/Approaching-Digital-Transformation-the-Right-Way-Business-Process-Automation-in-the-Cloud At today’s speed of business, the need to bridge the gap between new ideas and their execution is increasing. The cloud has provided bridges for apps and data. And now, as Oracle’s Mala Ramakrishnan tells IDN, the cloud is delivering the latest bridge – a new business process automation platform to let companies cope with frequent, even ad hoc, changes – and drive faster innovation.