- 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.'
- 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 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.
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- 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 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 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.
- October 12, 2015
Dell finalized plans to purchase EMC this week, in a deal that analysts said could pay dividends for enterprise customers – if it succeeds, that is.
- October 08, 2015
General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt is taking on his biggest challenge yet to reinvent the company on the idea that its new platform will unite the Industrial Internet of Things.
- October 07, 2015
IBM Watson continues to push the envelope for what can be done with technology and some fear the cognitive computing system will push IT pros out of a job.
- October 02, 2015
These IT cost-cutting tricks applied in data center labs can result in big savings.
- September 30, 2015
New data center investments can come from legacy IT spending cuts, something most U.S. agencies haven't done well in recent years.
- September 22, 2015
Largely vendor-driven IT certifications decreased in value for a seven-year stretch, until a recent turnaround, with security getting a renewed focus.