SDN and other network strategies
- December 21, 2017
The software-defined data center market is growing, but IT pros must first grapple with the high price tag of an SDDC. While some head toward adoption, others hesitate.
- May 27, 2016
Running hard to catch up with competitors, HPE gets ready to deliver a new approach to help users realize their long-held vision for a software-defined data center.
- February 17, 2016
The Dell-EMC merger matters to a lot of enterprise IT organizations, whether it's the storage they buy, their plan for SDN, management software integration or even converged infrastructure choices.
- December 22, 2015
Software-defined everything, security, IoT, APIs and other technologies top our experts' predictions for 2016 data center trends.
- December 11, 2015
Blending LAN and SAN networks cuts a lot of management headaches -- and miles of cable -- out of the data center.
- 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.
- September 15, 2015
Data centers in Iceland access a stable power grid and free cooling. But questions still loom about Iceland's available capital and global connectivity.
- July 15, 2015
It's too soon to tell how the WAN virtualization market will shake out, but that's not stopping enterprises from embracing vWAN for remote offices.
- June 17, 2015
It's the right time for another round of IT cost-saving initiatives, and here are six areas where data center managers can reduce IT expenses.
- August 28, 2014
Enterprise IT shops can learn a lesson in big data processing from a computing infrastructure that supports Higgs-Boson researchers and crunches numbers from the Big Bang.
- September 13, 2013
IBM and tech innovators such as Google have formed an open source server consortium around Power processors. Can they reinvigorate IBM Power?
- October 07, 2009
Many data centers' cabling arrangements look like a rat's nest. But proper planning and better communication between IT and facilities can untangle the web.
- April 29, 2009
Cisco Systems' entry into the server market caused friction with partners that in turn released competing systems and tightened relationships with Cisco rivals.
- April 29, 2009
IBM furthers ties with Cisco rival Brocade and updated its dynamic infrastructure products and services; Cassatt nears bankruptcy, two colocation companies expand operations and more.
- February 27, 2009
By planning its data center relocation project and separating its networking and server moves, a commercial printing company relocated its facility with minimal downtime.