Data Center Index

Top 20 Big Data Companies
By Drew Robb | Data Center Article Published on November 20, 2014
These Big Data companies are the ones to watch as Big Data plays an ever expanding role in business.
Apple Creates Direct Sales Force to Attract Enterprise Users
By Todd R. Weiss | Data Center Article Published on November 11, 2014
Apple's deeper push into the enterprise marketplace follows its recent moves to provide its first-ever dedicated service and support for enterprise users, according to a report.
Mobile Device Management (MDM) Buying Guide
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on November 03, 2014
In the BYOD era, a good mobile device manager is more important than ever. Here's what you need to look for in a MDM.
The Future of VCE
By Rob Enderle | Data Center Article Published on October 29, 2014
In the wake of its ownership change, an IT analyst discuss the strategy of VCE’s “IT in a box” approach.
Achieving the Promise of the Analytics Cloud
By Jeff Kaplan | Data Center Article Published on October 27, 2014
Salesforce.com's answer to the Big Data challenge, the Analytics Cloud, has the potential to be a major market force.
4 Big Data Strategies IT Should Steal from Marketers
By Jeff Vance | Data Center Article Published on October 23, 2014
The Big Data strategies employed by marketers may in fact lead the larger market toward Big Data adoption.
IBM's Shaky Third Quarter
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on October 21, 2014
IBM CEO says she's disappointed in the quarter but is confident for the road ahead.
VMware Joins Enterprise Internet of Things Industry Group
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on October 16, 2014
The virtualization specialist buddies up to the Industrial Internet Consortium to help enterprises come to grips with the Internet of Things.
Intel Sees PC Market Recovery
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on October 15, 2014
The impact of Windows XP system refreshes continues to benefit Intel.
IBM Power Systems Includes Unix and Linux [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on October 08, 2014
Even as IBM continues to push forward with its Linux efforts, it isn't leaving its Unix users behind.
The Big Split: HP Redefines Itself
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on October 06, 2014
In a major act of redefinition, HP separates its enterprise business from its PC division.
Windows 10: An IT View
By Rob Enderle | Data Center Article Published on October 01, 2014
Windows 10 embraces all the Microsoft platforms, while erasing the mistakes from Windows 8 and focusing on user experience.
Cisco Expands Intercloud Effort
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on September 30, 2014
Building on a launch earlier this year, 26 new service providers join the Cisco cloud computing initiative.
The Truth About Big Data
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 26, 2014
Gartner dispels some myths about big data and its effect on an organization's IT operations.
Data Backup: Virtual vs. Conventional
By Christine Taylor | Data Center Article Published on September 09, 2014
A comparison of virtual backup and conventional backup, including a survey of vendors and a list of key questions to ask.
Dell Goes Full Steam Ahead on Software-Defined Storage
By David Hill | Data Center Article Published on August 27, 2014
As SDDC gains momentum, Dell is working full time to earn market share.
Is Big Data as a Service in Your Future?
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on August 26, 2014
The latest trend in on-demand service is big data analytics – but what exactly is it?
VMworld Brings New VMware OpenStack, Docker, and Hardware Technologies
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on August 25, 2014
VMware kicks off VMworld with a long list of announcement touching nearing every aspect of its business.
Optimizing Virtualization for the Hybrid Cloud
By Christine Taylor | Data Center Article Published on August 22, 2014
Virtualization is essential to the data center, yet this core technology must be expanded to optimize for hybrid cloud.
HP Grows PC Business on Windows XP Refresh
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on August 21, 2014
Who says the PC is dead? HP reports third quarter 2014 earnings with a surprising uptick in the PC business unit.