Premium Content

Access "Can HP, IBM and Dell survive the cloud?"

Issue Overview

Modern Infrastructure - May 2013, Volume 2, Number 5

A few big server hardware vendors ruled the world of enterprise IT for years. Now, virtualization and cloud computing have changed the game and hardware is increasingly commoditized. Do HP, IBM and Dell still have the clout they used to?

Public clouds, following on the heels of widespread server virtualization, are handing another blow to server vendors and their shipment and revenue numbers. The cover story in this month’s issue of Modern Infrastructure explores this new dynamic, with a look at how hardware vendors are handling the shift—and what their options are to keep business booming. Some are considering converged infrastructure their future, while others are selling their wares to public cloud providers instead of enterprises.

This issue also covers the highlights of April’s Modern Infrastructure Decisions conference, including an interview with keynote speaker David Linthicum.

  Access >>>

Access TechTarget
Premium Content for Free.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

What's Inside

Features

More Premium Content Accessible For Free

  • Cloud data encounters global challenges
    MI_0714.png
    E-Zine

    Cloud services and data could be located anywhere -- and that's a scary proposition for many enterprises, especially after ongoing revelations of ...

  • Hold on loosely: Data center outsourcing in the modern age
    datacenter_outsourcing.png
    E-Handbook

    Wholesale colocation solutions often provide organizations with a number of financial and logistical benefits. But data center outsourcing, though a ...

  • To converge or not: Drama-free infrastructure solutions for IT
    drama-free_infrastructure.png
    E-Handbook

    Some IT pros look at mainframes as converged infrastructure. Some see the flexibility and scalability of server farms, or outsourcing to MSPs and ...