Data Center Index

IoT Security and Privacy: An Afterthought?
By Bruce Byfield | Data Center Article Published on July 28, 2016
An expert on IoT security and privacy talks about the pervasive challenges facing the Internet of Things sector.
Employee Productivity Driving Digital Transformation in the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on July 27, 2016
Businesses are hoping to improve their workers' productivity by embracing digital transformation initiatives, but lax security may stifle their progress, finds a recent study from Dell.
75 Top IoT Devices
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on July 25, 2016
These Internet of Things devices are revolutionizing home automation, health care, manufacturing, retail, heavy industries and more.
Why Blockchain Matters
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on July 25, 2016
Blockchain offer opportunities for cost reduction and innovation, and some view it as having the potential to become the business equivalent of cloud computing.
Digital Transformation a Struggle for More Than Half of Enterprises
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on July 14, 2016
A slight majority of organizations are having a tough time modernizing their business processes and obtaining the benefits that comes with it.
PC Shipments Rose in the U.S. During Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on July 12, 2016
Although the overall PC market is still in the doldrums, there are some bright spots, according to IDC's latest analysis.
Pros and Cons of Artificial Intelligence
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on July 07, 2016
People fear artificial intelligence, but balancing AI pros and cons suggests it's a necessary evil – and even vital in places.
Cloud Hardware Market Hit $6.6 Billion in Q1
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on July 01, 2016
Vendors sold more equipment despite slowing demand from hyperscale public cloud customers.
IoT Already at Work in 65% of Enterprises
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 30, 2016
Surprise! Most enterprises are already using Internet of Things technologies to conduct business, finds a new study from 451 Research.
The Benefits of Adopting DevOps in Your Enterprise
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on June 30, 2016
The benefits of DevOps are clear – as long as your firm truly adopts the development process.
Amazon's Cloud Spreads to Mumbai, India
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 29, 2016
Amazon flips the switch on two new cloud data centers in its new Asia Pacific Mumbai Region.
Why Docker is Like Chicken Nuggets and Waffle Cones
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on June 24, 2016
Understanding what the container micro-services revolution is all about, summed up at Dockercon.
9 Best Practices for DevOps
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on June 23, 2016
DevOps best practices don’t just happen – it’s a cultivated strategy. Experts offer these best practices tips for enterprises adopting a DevOps approach.
Enterprises Are Wasting Little Time Transitioning to the Cloud
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 23, 2016
Many businesses expect the cloud to lift the majority of their IT burdens from their shoulders over the next few years, according to a new study from the Uptime Institute.
Most Enterprises to Mainstream Containers Within a Year
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 16, 2016
Nearly two thirds of organizations will use containers in production over the next year, finds a new study from the Cloud Foundry Foundation.
Enterprises Struggle with Managing Cloud Costs
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 15, 2016
While the vast majority of organizations are using the public cloud, new data from Dimensional Research and Cloud Cruiser indicates that relatively few have a handle on their cloud costs.
The Internet of Things: 7 Challenges
By Bruce Byfield | Data Center Article Published on June 15, 2016
IoT, along with its potential, poses concerns ranging from technical to social to environmental.
Artificial Intelligence Software: 45 AI Projects to Watch
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on June 13, 2016
Artificial intelligence software is on the rise: Many of the devices and services we use every day are powered by artificial intelligence – and AI software is getting smarter all the time.
HPE, Cisco and Microsoft Lead Cloud Infrastructure Market
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on June 09, 2016
The burgeoning cloud infrastructure market is dominated by some familiar IT companies, Synergy Research finds.
IoT Security Issues: How to Secure the Network
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on June 07, 2016
IoT security is a patchwork, even as countless devices getting added. Here are tips for securing your IoT deployment amid the challenges.