Data Center Index

HP and Dell Lead Cloud Infrastructure Market
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 20, 2015
The growing popularity of cloud applications and services pushed IT infrastructure spending to $8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, reports IDC.
If Windows Goes Open Source
By Matt Hartley | Data Center Article Published on April 20, 2015
The possibility of an open source Windows OS has big ramifications for Linux users.
ARM Dives into Low-Power IoT Communications
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 16, 2015
The mobile chip company launches its Cordio portfolio of wireless Internet of Things communications technologies after acquiring Bluetooth specialists Wicentric and Sunrise Micro Devices.
Amazon's Container Service Goes GA
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on April 10, 2015
Amazon makes good on its promise to launch a container service.
Virtualization vs. Containers: What You Need to Know
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on April 10, 2015
Containers are the new "It" technology, but will they overtake virtual servers?
Why the Time is Right for a Chief IoT Officer
By Jeff Kaplan | Data Center Article Published on April 09, 2015
An executive dedicated to ‘Internet of Things’(IoT) will enable a company to truly capitalize on this quickly emerging trend.
DRAM Boosts Chip Sales in 2014: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 08, 2015
Semiconductor revenues climbed nearly 8 percent last year thanks to the industry's appetite for more memory.
Does Your Company Know the Best Time to Outsource Data Management?
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on April 07, 2015
As the Big Data plays an increasing role, it makes sense for companies to outsource their data management.
Security, Privacy Rank Among the Top IoT Concerns: CompuCom
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 03, 2015
A new survey reveals that IT professionals are apprehensive about security and data privacy as the Internet of Things continues to expand.
IBM Bets Big on IoT
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on March 31, 2015
IBM plans on investing $3 billion over the next four years as it pursues growth in the IoT sector.
Virtual Failover in the Cloud: Challenge Abound
By Christine Taylor | Data Center Article Published on March 26, 2015
Leveraging failover in the cloud is more than simply replicating to a cloud-based environment.
Cloud Provider's SLA: What to Look For
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on March 25, 2015
Look closely at your cloud provider's Service Level Agreement – it could make or break you and your company.
How IT Will Be Redefined By IoT
By Jeffrey Kaplan | Data Center Article Published on March 17, 2015
No technology has fundamentally redefined the role of IT like the Internet of Things will do over the coming years.
Vapor Contributes Open Data Center Runtime Environment to Open Compute Project
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on March 13, 2015
Vapor contributes new data center management specifications to Open Compute Project.
Is It Time to Review Your Data Monitoring Policy?
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on March 12, 2015
The relationship between workers, their devices and company material can be hazardous if left unmonitored.
VMware Sued over Alleged Open Source License Violation in Linux
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on March 06, 2015
VMware denies the allegations, which involve its ESXi virtualization hypervisor.
Trends in Data Protection: Prevention and Recovery
By Christine Taylor | Data Center Article Published on March 04, 2015
Current strategies for data protection focus on data loss prevention (DLP), storage system recovery, and data security.
JAMF Updates Apple-Flavored Bushel MDM Platform
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on March 03, 2015
JAMF Software's new, novice-friendly MDM solution works Wi-Fi network management into its first major update.
HP Separation to Cost $1.3 Billion in 2015
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on February 26, 2015
Breaking up HP into two separate companies will be a costly and complex affair.
Seven Reasons Your Cloud Deployment Might be Delayed
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on February 24, 2015
Most private clouds fail, according to Gartner. And the public cloud also has its challenges. There are many reasons why.