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- March 16, 2011
Hewlett-Packard, suffering from IBM, Oracle and Microsoft envy, resets its sights on software. But customers say it can’t sell what it has now.
- February 21, 2011
Self-service provisioning, a key feature of private cloud computing and IT as a Service, can help IT pros save time and regain control of their data centers.
- January 31, 2011
IBM's outsourcing snafu in Texas shows what not to do as the state rebids an $865 million contract.
- January 13, 2011
What are the top 10 data center trends in servers, storage, operating systems and data center facilities for 2011? Find out in our annual data center predictions article.
- December 06, 2010
Having seen the evidence, some enterprise IT shops may experiment with holding onto servers for longer than in the past, Gartner analysts said.
- November 11, 2010
Has virtualized infrastructure derailed data center careers? IT managers say they now spend too much time troubleshooting environments and not enough time on strategic projects.
- November 02, 2010
Despite one IT architect's best efforts, his private cloud project was felled by unnecessary regulations and an ossified corporate IT culture.
- September 24, 2010
Monitoring Software as a Service gives busy data center managers one less thing to do.
- June 10, 2010
In this interview, Christian Belady, the director of hardware architecture in Microsoft's eXtreme Computing Group, discusses power usage effectiveness and data center efficiency.
- April 26, 2010
Cloud computing can reduce total data center energy consumption, says Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientist Jonathan Koomey.
- February 12, 2010
Cash-strapped IT organizations have turned away from on-premise software and now favor the rapid software upgrades that come with Software as a Service-based IT Service Management and service desk applications.
- February 11, 2010
CIO Brian Lillie discusses the push toward third-party data center providers and the importance of seeing IT as a business.
- December 07, 2009
A Jones Lang LaSalle exec gives the lowdown on data center site selection criteria, trends in data center colocation and more in this interview.
- October 07, 2009
As Dell buys Perot Systems, Xerox digests ACS and HP re-brands EDS, IT pros aren't convinced that a one-stop hardware and services shop is best for their needs.<
- September 08, 2009
Exorbitant costs have forced IT organizations to reconsider the wisdom of buying data center facilities.