Sarah Schlothauer

Sarah Schlothauer
Sarah Schlothauer is the editor for She received her Bachelor's degree from Monmouth University, West Long Branch, New Jersey. She currently lives in Frankfurt, Germany with her husband and cat where she enjoys reading, writing, and medieval reenactment. She is also the editor for Conditio Humana, an online magazine about ethics, AI, and technology.

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Timeless approach to app modernisation

The Egyptian pyramids and lessons for the IT World

Too often, tech teams rush to discard mainframes and legacy infrastructure, immediately aiming to build something shiny and new. However, just as the Saqqara was revolutionary when it was built, and acted as the origin point of Egypt’s 96 other pyramids, mainframes that we now classify as ‘legacy’ were the epitome of innovation when first set up.

Avoiding outages with chaos engineering

Chaos Engineering: A Science-based Approach to System Reliability

What exactly is chaos engineering? Chaos Engineering is a practice and solution that creates resiliency and ultimately helps avoid expensive outages. When it comes to any system that is increasing in complexity through digital transformation, tech leaders need to consider all of the potential system weaknesses.

Realizing the full promise of automation

Seeding the ground for automation

The foremost problem that organisations encounter when trying to automate is knowing their own environment. That simply won’t do. Organisations need to know their environments inside and out – they need to know where their nodes are located, they need to know what kind of web servers and operating systems they use and they need to know how certificates are used within their environment.

Keeping pace

Why every millisecond counts when code testing mobile apps

Growth in the global mobile app market is growing at an annual rate of over 18% and is driven by e-commerce, gaming, and IoT. However, according to a report, the percentage of organizations that struggle to keep pace with mobile app testing requirements is increasing.

Path to recovery

The Top 3 Software Solution Trends to Impact 2021

In 2021, as the economy recovers, custom software will play the biggest role it’s played to date and any company looking to get ahead would be remiss not to explore this as an option. The trends that will dictate what those solutions look like may surprise you.

Avoiding DIY disaster

Building Your Own AIOps Platform is a Bad Idea

Why does DIY AIOps fail and what is the root cause? In many cases, all the time and effort put into a do-it-yourself project simply winds up being wasted. This article looks at how to safely encourage AIOps exploration and measure ROI from AIOps without the risk of failure.

Eyes on the Internet of Things

A Look at the Top IoT Market Trends for 2021

The future of IoT is trending toward large-scale growth over the next several years. However, 2021 has the potential to be a pivotal year for the IoT Market as it aims to tackle major global social and economic issues associated with the pandemic. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the economic and social factors shaping the Internet of Things market.

Cleaning up the IT toolkit

How to Approach IT Operations Management Tools Consolidation

Your organization is likely wasting money and time maintaining and integrating legacy and/or disconnected tools that aren’t worth the effort. As well, tools overload contributes needlessly to data noise rather than focusing on the data sets which are most critical to maintaining healthy service levels for the business.