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What is a Service Orchestration and Automation Platform (SOAP): Six Key Components

What is a Service Orchestration and Automation Platform (SOAP): Six Key Components

This article deep dives into Gartner’s SOAP category, with the goal of understanding key differentiating capabilities, a little history, and how it helps enterprises achieve IT orchestration and automation across their business.

Most Digital Transformations Fail. What does it take to succeed?

Most Digital Transformations Fail. How to Succeed?

Discover how a modern service orchestration and automation platform (SOAP) can be a core enabler for your digital transformation.

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What is a DataOps Orchestration Solution?

Learn how DataOps orchestration empowers data teams to manage complex data pipelines.

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Infrastructure Orchestration Across a Hybrid Environment

Learn how to dominate the management of your hybrid infrastructure to orchestrate everything between multi-cloud and legacy on-premises environments.

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Cloud Automation Tools for Hybrid IT Environments

Learn which cloud automation tools help to bridge the gap across between on-premises and cloud systems within a hybrid IT ecosystem.

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Why Universal Integration Platform V2.0 is a Big Deal

Create automation platform integrations fast and with ease using the Stonebranch Universal Integration Platform V2.0.

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5 Stages of the DevOps Journey: A Roadmap for Advancing to the Next Level

DevOps has gone through a significant transformation in the last ten years. At the organizational level, there’s a new urgency around elevating DevOps maturity. Find out where your company stands and how to get to the next stage with this visual guide.

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Beautiful Automation Workflows To Inspire Your Next UAC Project

Explore the art of the possible with these automation workflows built within the Universal Automation Center's drag-and-drop workflow engine. See real workflows designed to solve some of our customer's biggest automation challenges.

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Breaking Down the New Workload Automation Research from Enterprise Management Associates (EMA)

Learn about the key facts of the latest report from EMA - Democratizing IT Automation in a Multi-Cloud World - Tools, Teams, Culture, and Best Practices for Automation Success - Get insights on the latest trends in the WLA and digitalization space.

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7 Top Trends in Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) in 2021

Learn about 2021's top trends in Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) - including trends related to IT automation, orchestration of cloud services and empowering business users with self-service processes.

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DevOps Orchestration Strategies to Achieve True Scale

Learn why leading enterprises are turning to service orchestration and automation platforms (SOAP) to help centrally orchestrate the automation necessary to use DevOps across the entire business.

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What is Hyperautomation, and Where Does Workload Automation Fit?

The meaning of the term “hyperautomation” isn’t obvious from the name. Yet, according to Gartner, hyperautomation is one of the most important strategic technology trends of 2020 and 2021. Learn what it is and why IT Ops should be paying attention. Read this article to learn more.

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Workload Automation is Dead, Long Live Workload Automation!

As organizations began moving to hybrid IT environments, workload automation's future was uncertain. But WLA adapted and is now more important than ever. Learn how workload automation is different from, but still central to, service orchestration and automation.

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How IT Automation’s Next Generation of Platforms Meet Five Important New Demands

IT Automation’s evolution supports five important new end-user demands. Learn what they are and how enterprises are adapting.

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Five Key Solutions within the Universal Automation Center Platform

What does the Universal Automation Center platform really do? Hint, way more than job scheduling. This primer is for anybody interested in taking full advantage of the platform’s powerful real-time hybrid IT orchestration and automation capabilities.

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The Road to DevOps: How IT Automation Unites IT Ops and Developers

DevOps brings together the previously siloed IT Operations and Developer teams, combining them into one IT project taskforce focused on the highest quality output and IT environment management for their organization. In this infographic, discover how IT automation helps IT operations and developers work together to transform IT with the DevOps methodology.

Stonebranch Online Mid-Point Highlights

The Stonebranch Online Educational Forum has reached the halfway mark. Here, we take a look back at some of the highlights of the series so far.

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Introducing Stonebranch Online – Overview of this Must-See Virtual Event Series

Registration is now open for Stonebranch Online, a virtual education series featuring presentations from prominent customers and Stonebranch executives. Read on to learn about sessions that cover several exciting new Stonebranch features including infrastructure-as-code, jobs-as-code, and how to manage automation across your hybrid IT environment.