Data Center Index

Azure vs. AWS: Cloud Comparison
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on August 23, 2016
Comparing Azure and AWS reveals key differences between the cloud latforms in Big Data, developer tools, IoT support and management options.
Cagey Content Hinders Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 17, 2016
A new study from Alfresco and Forrester Consulting reveals that many organizations are struggling to incorporate their data and content into their business processes and workflows.
Virtual and Augmented Reality Market Set to Explode
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 16, 2016
IDC predicts that after raking in over $5 billion this year, vendors will cross the $160 billion mark in 2020.
Amazon CTO Details the Evolution of the Cloud Model
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on August 12, 2016
When Amazon Web Services first launched it was all about compute, storage and networking, but now it's about a whole lot more.
AWS Pricing: 3 Tools to Manage AWS Costs
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on August 12, 2016
AWS pricing can offer some major surprises. Use these tools to better manage and contain your AWS cloud costs.
Top 25 Big Data Companies
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on August 09, 2016
These Big Data companies, while offering contrasting visions, are the leaders in the rapidly growing field of Big Data vendors.
The Internet of Things of Enterprise Data
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on August 04, 2016
In IoT, best practice enterprise governance addresses data quality issues, noncompliance, and data errors that can develop from malfunctioning machines.
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.