What Higher Demand for Virtual Learning Means for Higher Education
Before the impact of COVID-19 sent students home earlier this spring, global digital spend in the education industry was projected to grow to $342 billion by 2025 (up from $152 billion in 2018). Virtually everyone from the academic community is now working or learning from home, so plans to invest in digital hav
Moving from Remote-Ready to Remote-Resilient
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), remote work in the United States increased 115% between 2005 and 2015. Even before the current pandemic hit, global remote work was projected to increase by 30% over the next decade, according to Gartner.
Top 13 Jira Plugins and How to Start Using Them
Learn about 13 of the most useful Jira plugins for Cloud, Server, and Data Center, as well as how to choose plugins that suit your organization best.
Jira and Confluence: Integration, benefits, and ways to use them together
Discover the benefits of integrating Jira and Confluence, how to connect them, and some of the best ways to use them in tandem.
The Contegix Promise: Continual Cloud Infrastructure Improvements in 2020 and Beyond
As we enter 2020, Contegix is migrating all customers running on our OpenStack platform to one of our new VMware clouds. We’ve invested a significant amount of resources and capital into building this new infrastructure and we are confident that the new clouds will provide a more stable environment for high-performing applications. We’ve outlined the benefits and technical details of these new clouds below: Enterprise vs. Open-Source
5 Ways Contegix and Atlassian Help Clients Achieve Digital Transformation
Moving beyond talking about "digital transformation" to implementing it across an organization is complicated. A recent report from Deloitte confirms that 48% of executives see introducing digital transformation-ready business models as a top priority, but only half of their companies are ready for such a move.
Streamlining Atlassian Tools By Analyzing Your Business Processes
There are several cases that can be made for using Atlassian’s suite of products to help you drive collaboration across your department. With Jira, project support professionals can manage and track issues, while tools like Confluence and Trello help promote cross-team collaboration, enabling your employees to create and organize tasks in one place. Bitbucket, meanwhile, allows IT departments to work together to create code and test it before deployment.
Can Your Website Handle Cyber Monday?
If you’re an online retailer, you’ll likely never receive more traffic to your site in one day than you will on Cyber Monday. This is good news for your sales numbers. . . but only if users can complete transactions in a timely manner. If your e-commerce system isn’t capable, or your network can’t process the traffic spikes, your website can’t perform. This can lead to the loss of sales and maybe even customers all together. After all, a whopping 40% of customers will leave your site if it doesn’t load in 3 seconds.