- November 23, 2015
Mainframes are well-suited for mobile apps, and though these systems are known to be safe, there are ways to tighten mainframe security.
- November 20, 2015
A new data center provider promises big benefits from its novel floating data center, but the idea of running IT equipment on a barge is enough to make some IT watchers seasick.
- November 17, 2015
The Twitterverse chimes in on the mega Dell-EMC deal, as three major traditional IT vendors -- Dell, EMC and VMware -- plan their futures.
- November 17, 2015
White box networking gives IT organizations more freedom of choice for network hardware and OSes. It's a young and changing market, with a mix of vendor involvement.
- November 13, 2015
Data center industry trends include managers who don't just manage servers, storage and networking, but instead manage 'hybrid IT.'
Sponsored by Dell - For IT managers under pressure to improve security while streamlining costs and resources, the decision to adopt cloud-based applications such as Office 365 is easy. Unfortunately, the transition from on-premises Active Directory to cloud-based Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) or a hybrid solution may not be as easy as it would seem. Even those already operating in the cloud could benefit by optimizing their environments. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise organizations that deploy cloud-based applications could be in for a big surprise if they decide to change cloud service providers. The lack of data interchange standards and the sluggish speed of bulk data transfers over TCP/IP networks make data portability between clouds difficult at best—and unworkable at worst. See More
Sponsored by HPE - Advances in online and mobile technology have ushered in the Idea Economy. Technology is no longer simply an enabler of business. Today, technology is the basis of business and the key to innovation. Succeeding in the Idea Economy demands accelerated growth, greater agility and digital transformation. See More
Sponsored by Dell - Bimodal IT is a new paradigm in development. Find out how it improves outcomes, and learn the first steps to making your organization a bimodal operation. See More
- November 12, 2015
Dell's deal to buy EMC and VMware for $67 billion is in doubt after revelations that the company could face a $9 billion tax bill, forcing some uncertain IT buyers to look elsewhere.
- November 10, 2015
As an insurance provider, Hiscox took a leap of faith embracing (supported) open source Puppet config management and DevOps. It's paid off, but still brings challenges.
- November 06, 2015
For years, there has been more data center space and power in the New York-New Jersey metro area than anywhere else in the United States. That's no longer the case.
- November 02, 2015
Don't count out that old, empty department store that hasn't seen customers in a decade -- data center brownfield developments bring new life to these types of abandoned buildings.
- October 29, 2015
The onslaught of data from IoT devices may not happen until a set of common standards is developed.
- October 23, 2015
Don your foil hats: A practical futurist explains how electromagnetic pulses and IoT will impact IT infrastructure by 2020 and just how high data center uptime pressure will be.
- October 22, 2015
The acquisition of EMC and VMware has IT pros at Dell World wondering what the future holds for pricing, storage and support.
- October 20, 2015
Traditional IT employees need to understand the big business picture and what the cloud offers to remain relevant.
- October 20, 2015
The total cost of ownership for DCIM has dropped over the past few years as more data centers use the tech.
- October 19, 2015
Dell will become a much bigger company following the purchase of EMC and VMware, begging the question of how it will match up against a newly split HP.