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October 2018 Newsletter
Welcome to the azad technology partners e-newsletter. As always, we look forward to your feedback as well as contributions to make this monthly newsletter an effective communication platform for our employees and business partners. Please continue to e-mail your suggestions and feedback to  e-news@azad.com .
EmployeesEmployees
AZAD Technology Partners Celebrates 26 years!

Founded in October 1992 by a team of software engineers, azad 's technical foundation provided the company with an insider's perspective into both the clients and employees realm. azad 's sustained success for twenty-six years is a direct result of its technical competency and consulting best practices which differentiate the firm in the market. azad 's team of professionals understand the technological and organizational challenges of our clients in order to provide them with innovative solutions and technology expertise. 
 
For the past 26 years we have been committed to continuously moving forward and providing the most professional services with the highest integrity. We would like to say, 'Thank You' to our world-class employees and business partners for 26 great years of successful partnerships.  We look forward to the next 26 years!
TechnologyTechnology
The Future (And Reality) Of Autonomous Enterprise Software
By: John Barnes



Oracle's series of announcements about autonomous database technology - with the first real product being the Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud launched on March 27, 2018 - has been declared a profound revolution, repackaged hype, and everything between. Oracle's announcement has touched off a vigorous multi-sided debate on the forecast for software autonomy: its definition and financial imperatives, as well as the intertwined hype and truth about its performance and the limits (if any) of an autonomous-security arms race.

Autonomous cars are already on city streets, and autonomous enterprise software that can be taught to manage, optimize, and secure itself is intrinsically simpler. There are large financial rewards for creating autonomous enterprise software, and enterprise security in particular looks like an area where autonomous capabilities are needed to combat the overwhelming volume and increasing sophistication of threats. Autonomous enterprise software is a near-certainty for the future, but how close is it to reality today?... Continue reading
LeadershipLeadership
An Agile Leader is a Self-Aware Leader
By: Naz Beheshti



In a business landscape where volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity ("VUCA") is a fact of life, we need to be nimble, flexible and adaptable. We need to be agile. The key to becoming agile is to be self-aware in order to innovate or risk becoming archaic. However, being agile is more than just a characteristic. It is a philosophy, a method, a movement...
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Opportunities  at azadOpportunities
azad technology partners  offers some of the most exciting and versatile career opportunities in the industry and is currently hiring a few bright C# Software Engineers and Developers to join its team of professionals:



Our experience at  azad shows that the best new professionals who have joined our team over the years were referred by other azad employees and clients. azad offers a generous referral program for referring a successful new consultant and invites you to contribute to the expansion and growth of our team.
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