MINDBODY Outage Leaves Thousands Of Apps and Websites Down

Don’t know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone. Globally businesses are feeling the stinging pain of this phrase, as MINDBODY, a cloud-based solutions provider for online booking, experienced a national and long major outage yesterday. MINDBODY brands itself as a “leading … [Read more...]

Open Banking and Open Standards: A Match Made in Heaven?

Last week we discussed the importance of APIs for Open Banking, and how financial organizations are looking to APIs as the primary building block to transform their digital presence. Reliance on APIs makes sense for financial industries in particular, as APIs can help … [Read more...]

If HQ Trivia Wants to Change the Game, It’s Got to Change Its Performance.

Disruption is no easy task. Take it from trailblazers like Netflix, Lyft, and Grubhub, performance is everything. In a day and age where almost any idea can be replicated, staying ahead of competition is key to user retention and adoption, and a major factor of delighting … [Read more...]

Keeping an Eye on Your Invisible Infrastructure

64 Billion Gigabytes of data were stored this year by the U.S. economy alone. As we evolve to continuously rely on our digital environment, our digital footprint will continue to grow. This footprint, hidden to most of us, is fueled and supported by invisible infrastructure … [Read more...]

4 Things CIOs Can Learn About Application Performance from 1-800-Flowers.com

We’ve all been there — it’s Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, or some other big holiday and you still haven’t found the perfect gift. And if you’re like millions of other people, 1-800-Flowers.com was probably your saving grace. But have you ever wondered what goes on … [Read more...]

3 Trends the E-Commerce Industry Can’t Ignore in 2016

IRCE is the largest e-commerce trade show in the industry. Spanning over 250,000 sq feet, it hosts over 100,000 attendees, 600 vendors, and 200+ speakers over the span of four days in the city of Chicago. Everyone who is even remotely related to e-commerce is excited … [Read more...]