Zowe is a framework of software services that offers industry standard REST APIs, API catalog, extensible command line interface and web-based UI framework. Zowe will help IT professionals perform administrative, development, test and operation tasks on z/OS using their preferred applications, both existing and new.
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Conversational AI platforms are used to build applications that answer questions, provide advice and/or recommendations using natural language processing and other dialog related technologies. The market for intelligent conversational assistance is growing rapidly, according to IDC.
“Each year, we ask the developer community about everything from their favorite technologies to their job preferences. This year marks the eighth year we’ve published our Annual Developer Survey results—with the largest number of respondents yet. Over 100,000 developers took the 30-minute survey this past January.”
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DevOps is more than a cultural shift claim Forester and IBM in their new joint report ‘Accelerating Innovation with DevOps’. “Effective DevOps relies on several competencies working together in unison to create an organization obsessed with business value rather than individual excellence.
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A worldwide survey of organizations by Gartner showed that 91 percent of organizations have not yet reached a transformational level of maturity in enterprise data and analytics — despite this area being a number one investment priority for CIOs and CTOs in recent years.
AR (mobile AR, smartglasses) could approach 3.5 billion installed base and $85 billion to $90 billion revenue within 5 years. Meanwhile, VR (mobile, standalone, console, PC) might deliver 50 to 60 million installed base and $10 billion to $15 billion.
The new study from Juniper Research found that roboadvisor platform revenues will reach $25 billion by 2022 — that’s up from an estimated $1.7 billion in 2017, as the automation of wealth management revolutionizes the way individuals invest.