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6 Secrets to Being a Rock Star Consultant
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6 Secrets to Being a Rock Star Consultant

By Justin Yanta Most technical consultants start as developers, which can be a pretty isolated working environment. Dedicated to writing code that accomplishes project specifications and meeting deadlines, developers have a laser-like focus on quality and on-time delivery, but rarely do they interact directly with the client. Here are six secrets that will help you...

Why Being an IBM Partner Pays Off
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Why Being an IBM Partner Pays Off

By Sam Fatigato, CEO, Coda Global I have spent more than 35 years leveraging innovative IBM technologies to make clients successful, first as an IBMer for a dozen years, then as an executive and co-founder at multiple IBM partner consultancies. Over the years, IBM has been a key reason why these companies were successful. Through...

Santa Came Early – IBM & RedHat Merger
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Santa Came Early – IBM & RedHat Merger

By Troy Vetter, COO ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through “Big Blue” Not a system was whirring, it is sad but so true; The Mainframes were set in the corner with care, In hopes that some Big Bank soon would be there; The consultants were nestled all snug in their ‘vettes; While visions...

How You Benefit from Coda’s Industry Benchmarks and Achievements
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How You Benefit from Coda’s Industry Benchmarks and Achievements

By Megan Fatigato, Senior Project Manager, and Brittany Hedges, Operations Manager, Coda Global Earlier this year, Coda earned over 40 Amazon Web Services (AWS) certifications across a variety of categories including AWS Certified DevOps Engineer, AWS Certified Developer-Associate, and AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional.  Just a little over two months later, we increased that number...

The Real Meaning of ‘Data-Driven Disruption’
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The Real Meaning of ‘Data-Driven Disruption’

By Troy Vetter, COO, Coda Global One of the most often-used, but least understood IT phrases today is “data-driven disruption.” When examining what this means to your business, it’s important to understand that “disruption” is simply a nicer word for “obsolescence through displacement.” If a product, tool, or process is better, faster, cheaper, etc., it...

Rescuing a Failing DevOps Initiative
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Rescuing a Failing DevOps Initiative

By Troy Vetter, COO Working in AppDev, I’ve often been asked what sounds like a simple question – but is really quite complex: “How do you rescue a failing DevOps initiative?” Before I share my thoughts, I think it’s important to take a look at what DevOps really is and the reasons DevOps projects go...