IT infrastructure management and planning
- February 17, 2015
Many data centers are on the path to NFV. How are the NFV standards and vendor offerings guiding -- or challenging -- implementation?
- July 03, 2014
The IT team never really gets a break -- it's the first week of July and everyone else is taking a long weekend, but you're on call, minding the beeps and flashes of some uncaring, disinterested ...
- April 25, 2014
Data center colocation providers have gotten creative with where they place facilities to save energy or increase security, and one cloud provider has found its home underground. Lightedge ...
- April 17, 2014
It was all about openness at the Red Hat Summit 2014. From OpenShift to OpenStack to open source innovations, Red Hat was buzzing about the cloud.
- December 10, 2013
Enterprise data centers can follow the Web-scale IT strategy of Facebook, Google and other giants by implementing these five tips from Gartner.
- December 03, 2013
Over its 100-year history, IBM has reinvented itself numerous times to remain competitive in hot, emerging markets or, more rarely, just to survive and remain whole. The last reinvention 20 years ...
- November 01, 2013
HealthCare.gov's shortcomings can be traced back to some IT fundamentals that its developers didn't -- or couldn't -- follow correctly.
- September 27, 2013
Colocation data centers used to be about proximity. Not anymore. C7 CEO Wes Swenson says colo is about the best location and infrastructure options.
- September 05, 2013
The tradeoff between the high cost of better performance and the forward-thinking energy efficiency is something IT shops must ponder when deciding what servers to buy. As chips shrink and become ...
- June 14, 2013
Hardware, virtualization, public and private cloud are all converging and need to be managed as one environment. Enter Red Hat's Open Hybrid Cloud.
- June 03, 2013
Using cloud apps, not on-site applications, to run data center workloads can reduce the data center footprint, but consider the SaaS pros and cons.
- April 26, 2013
By Beth Pariseau, Senior News Writer SAN FRANCISCO -- The overarching theme here at ChefConf 2013 this week has been a sense of empowerment for IT folk who are used to shoveling coal in the boiler ...
- April 05, 2013
Some analysts estimate that Moore's Law -- the ability of manufacturers to double the number of transistors on a chip every 18 months -- will end in 10 years. At a certain point, the electrons of ...
- April 01, 2013
Interest in cloud continues to gain traction, so how does a small infrastructure services provider compete with the Amazon Web Services of the world?
- March 12, 2013
There's been a lot of bluster about ARM servers and how they'll upend the traditional x86 market when 64-bit ARM offerings come to market, but the fact remains that software designed on x86 servers ...