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April 02, 2015
The new Chef Delivery tool gives DevOps teams a workflow engine that moves code through build, test and production deployments and much more.
November 11, 2014
Dell Software's CTO Donald Ferguson reveals his thoughts on cloud security, the Internet of Things and software design.
October 08, 2014
Careful measurement and user focus are the best approaches to tomorrow's IT infrastructure and operations management.
March 19, 2014
Data center modernization projects can take many forms, like data migration, which helped one enterprise streamline its consolidation.
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It's hard to avoid the growing importance of data center infrastructure management technology (DCIM) within the world of IT. Data center managers are increasingly looking to merge the management of servers and facilities, and DCIM generates a number... Continue Reading
FirewallD, also known as Dynamic Firewall, replaces Fedora's old firewall tool, iptables, and allows for easier configuration and interface. Continue Reading
Mainframe systems need comprehensive preparations to maintain business continuity during a disaster. Unfortunately, there's no easy way to accommodate the mainframe in BC. Continue Reading
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IBM Tivoli enterprise system management products are designed to manage all aspects of a data center, including storage, monitoring and automation. Continue Reading
Dell's OpenManage product suite provides tools and modules to manage both Dell and third-party IT infrastructures. Continue Reading
Workload automation and streamlined management are essential to support fast-changing business applications and a hybrid or private cloud computing environment. Choosing appropriate DevOps tools is as important to application performance as the ... Continue Reading
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Several tools and techniques let data center systems administrators work with multiple server OSes on one host system, and manage it effectively. Continue Reading
MIS represents the most critical -- and often, most proprietary and difficult to upgrade -- applications used internally by enterprises. Continue Reading
A data center should be prepared for the worst, but try to avoid that at all costs. Appropriate system documentation helps avoid critical errors. Continue Reading
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If you're thinking about deploying an application software package, how do you know if it is compatible with your particular systems and hardware? Continue Reading
How do you swap a jumble of different IT methods for a centralized computing approach? IT management best practices move you to consolidate. Continue Reading
Application performance management tools focus on the end-user experience and use readily available data and autodiscovery to fulfill those goals. Continue Reading