Is there any doubt the amount of testing is a leading indicator of an applications' success? But how much testing is enough? Did you test the right things? Is your test environment indicative of what will happen in production? Zilker consultants have a defined methodology and flexible tools to help customers assure the capability of systems.

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Can it Core an Apple (or Android)?

With the prevalence of Smart Phones, there are various strategies to consider when it comes to supporting these devices while dealing with web design. Two common buzz phrases are “Mobile First” and “Responsive Design”. These approaches have gained popularity, and as is often the case with technological solutions, are used without much analysis about whether or not they are the best approach.
To start, let’s look at the Mobile First approach.
What is Mobile First? This approach focuses on creating the “harder” design for small screens first, [more]


Stop by our booth at IBM InterConnect 2017!

Zilker Technology will have a booth as well as be presenting many sessions.  We will be updating our site daily as we learn our booth number and session schedule.  We hope to see you at the conference!  If you haven’t already registered you can do so by clicking on the icon below.
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DevOps – A Lot More Than Just Deployment Automation

Companies that incorporate DevOps practices deploy code up to 30 times more frequently than their competition and less than 50% of their deployments fail. In this webinar, Zilker Technology will provide an overview of what DevOps means in 2016, what IBM is doing to address the latest trends and how clients are using IBM tools to achieve the full DevOps cycle. Also in this webinar, Zilker will introduce a special guest to give you an in-depth look at IBM’s Urban Code. [more]


Life After Rational Automation Framework

Rational Automation Framework (RAF) is out of support. What will your next move be? Will you be falling back to your old scripting ways to manage your middleware and if so at what cost?
Avnet, the original authors of RAF, have created a next generation middleware configuration management tool called Talos. Talos is a plugin available for IBM’s UrbanCode Deploy (UCD) orchestration engine allowing users to create tokenized deployable templates across 14 different middleware platforms.
Learn how UCD + Talos compares to RAF and how a migration would look. [more]