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October 09, 2014
With software-defined everything, integrated systems, IoT and more, the data center will never be the same. Here are the top trends shaking things up.
July 21, 2014
Stay connected on trending IT topics on Twitter and Tumblr. Follow these seven experts who express news, opinions in data center blogs.
July 01, 2014
When an unexpected IT event crashes a website, there is an effect throughout the business. Learn to prepare for the worst and handle the unexpected.
May 20, 2014
Hyper-converged offerings are starting to gain ground, but what's true hyper-convergence? What problems does it solve?
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MIS represents the most critical -- and often, most proprietary and difficult to upgrade -- applications used internally by enterprises. Continue Reading
Gartner experts predict this list of hot technological trends for 2015 and beyond will get data center managers into strategic planning huddles. Continue Reading
Calculating the mean, median, mode and range of a set of numbers allows you to track changes over time and set acceptable ranges and variance. Here's how to find your data's mean, median, mode or range, and what it tells you. Continue Reading
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A survey reveals businesses are jumping off the fence and into big data's yard. But while more are investing, some remain skeptical of the benefits. Continue Reading
Hierarchical networks cause undue latency as well as bandwidth and port loss. MLAG removes potential STP problems and gives you a flatter pre-fabric network. Continue Reading
Big data and massive data volumes are now staples in a data center, but dedupe and compression are storage techniques that diminish the overwhelming data trail. Continue Reading
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We built a data center several years ago and are refreshing the IT equipment in it. Should I worry about how big and heavy my new cabinets will be for the existing structure? Continue Reading
GPUs offload the burden of demanding computational tasks from central processors. Integrate GPU into enterprise servers to manage intense computing. Continue Reading
Is it better to look for a SaaS version of an app, put it in your own data center on existing equipment, or host it at a cloud provider for a mix of flexible scaling and IT ownership? Continue Reading
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It's about memory, remember? This guide covers the server memory choices -- flash, DIMMs, multi-channel -- that might solve problems in your IT shop. 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
Weigh the cost, integration and staffing implications of DCIM to make a smart buy and put DCIM's monitoring and analytical capabilities to work. Continue Reading