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OpenStack Icehouse Moves Open-Source Cloud Forward
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on April 18, 2014
Icehouse development benefits from more code commits then ever before, though only 21 percent of the developers were responsible for 80 percent of the total.
VMware Extends Cloud Desktop Horizon
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on April 10, 2014
Horizon 6 launch takes direct aim at Citrix by enabling enterprises with new virtual desktop capabilities.
Crittercism Hauls $30M for Enterprise Mobile App Performance Management
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 09, 2014
The startup attracts millions in VC funds to help businesses banish buggy and unresponsive mobile apps.
EMC Kicks off a Data Protection-as-a-Service Revamp
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 04, 2014
The data storage company announces several updates as it gears up for backup and recovery in the software-defined data center era.
Does Data Science Come With Ethical Responsibilities?
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on April 03, 2014
Big Data and data analytics enables us to know a remarkable amount about people and groups. But what are corresponding responsibilities of this knowledge? 
Google and Amazon Kick Off a Cloud Storage War, Again
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on March 27, 2014
Hoping to take price out of the equation for enterprises, Amazon follows Google's lead and slashes the cost of storing data on its cloud.
Google Redefines Reserved and On-Demand Cloud Instances
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on March 26, 2014
Google lowers pricing and creates new options for cost-effective cloud computing.
26 Billion Devices in the Internet of Things by 2020: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on March 18, 2014
The Internet of Things is set to explode in the coming years, leading to massive changes in the data center.
Google Slashes Cloud Storage Prices
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on March 17, 2014
The tech giant reignites a price war by cutting cloud storage costs by up to 80 percent. How low can cloud costs go?
Big Data Calls for Big Storage
By Jeff Vance | Data Center Article Published on March 12, 2014
By its very definition, Big Data's vast trove of data requires a storage capacity that grows ever larger all the time.
Is There a Big Data Bubble?
By Jeff Vance | Data Center Article Published on February 25, 2014
The hype and new investment dollars flowing toward Big Data are both vast. Will it live up to the anticipation?
HP: PC Market Contraction is Slowing
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on February 21, 2014
HP CEO Meg Whitman pledged to keep the 'pedal to the metal' and push HP forward, promising innovations in cloud, security, big data and converged infrastructure.
BMC, Driving IT Change, Must Drive by Example
By Rob Enderle | Data Center Article Published on February 19, 2014
As it launches a new initiative, BMC is working to reinvent itself as a very different software and cloud services company.
The Software Defined Data Center Emerges (Slowly)
By Jeff Vance | Data Center Article Published on February 03, 2014
A variety of IT trends are fueling the software defined data center, yet SDDC still lacks a central driver to propel it into the mainstream.
VMware Snaps up AirWatch for $1.5B
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on January 22, 2014
As smartphone and tablet use surges in the enterprise, VMware acquires mobile device management specialist AirWatch for a leg up in the exploding market.
2014: The Year of Free Hardware
By Bruce Byfield | Data Center Article Published on January 20, 2014
The open source software market could have a dramatic effect on the tech hardware industry this year.
Intel: The Desktop Is Alive, Data Center Is Thriving
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on January 17, 2014
Though the PC market has slowed, Intel's CEO still sees room for future growth as his company reports full year 2013 earnings. The company saw major growth in the cloud and networking.
2014: The Year of Big Data Leaks
By Jeff Vance | Data Center Article Published on January 06, 2014
Cybersecurity threats will grow still more worrisome as hackers leverage the techniques of Big Data.
Exclusive Data Center Research: The Vendors and Technologies That Are Winning
By Paul Shread | Data Center Article Published on January 02, 2014
A survey of IT professionals reveals which companies and technologies are most actively shaping today's data centers.
HP CloudSystem 8 Builds On OpenStack
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on December 11, 2013
HP announces its next generation private and hybrid cloud solution.