Data Center Index

Linux Foundation's AllSeen IoT Alliance Opens up IP Policy
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on January 29, 2015
The patent issue is finally dealt with at the open source Internet of Things group.
Data Lakes Demystified
By Jaikumar Vijayan | Data Center Article Published on January 28, 2015
Before diving into a Data Lake, first see if this Big Data concept makes sense for your company. Plus: the Hadoop connection.
Big Data: Ready to Fill Your Data Lake?
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on January 22, 2015
The latest concept in Big Data, a Data Lake stores vast amounts of unprocessed data for future processing.
ARM's Mobile, Wearables and IoT Predictions for 2015
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on January 22, 2015
The leading mobile processor company lists its technology predictions for the New Year, and signs point to smarter, more interconnected IT landscape.
IBM's Cloud Business Generates $7 Billion in 2014 Revenue
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on January 21, 2015
Big Blue is building its business on cloud, analytics, mobile, social and security technologies.
Intel reports 2014 revenue of $55.9 Billion
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on January 16, 2015
In the face of a churning mobile device market, Intel's CEO still believes in the PC -- with good reason.
Linux Foundation Helps Launch IoTivity Collaboration Project
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on January 15, 2015
In a sign of the times, yet another Internet of Things project lands at the Linux Foundation.
JAMF Launches Bushel Cloud MDM Service for Apple Devices
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on January 15, 2015
New cloud-based mobile device management solution from JAMF offers workgroups and SMBs enterprise-grade control over iPhones, iPads and Macs.
Data Protection Trends 2015
By Christine Taylor | Data Center Article Published on January 14, 2015
An effective data protection plan encompasses data loss prevention (DLP), storage system recovery, and data security.
IT Spending to Reach $3.8 Trillion in 2015: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on January 12, 2015
Enterprise software is expected to lead IT spending growth this year as Gartner revises its forecast downward in the face of a strengthening U.S. dollar.
Delegate the Management of License Costs to Your Organization, Not to IT
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on January 12, 2015
A true understanding of the complexities of software licensing will save an enterprise considerable headaches.
Moving from Tape to Disk Backup with Data Deduplication
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on January 08, 2015
Understanding the different architectural approaches will save you a lot of work over the long run.
Twenty Big Data Startups to Watch
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on December 17, 2014
Big Data is moving beyond mere Hadoop deployment, and these companies are showing some innovation.
Do Your Data Systems Speak the Same Language?
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on December 05, 2014
When a company's data systems use different formats, challenges result. Investing in data interoperability can be well worth the expense.
Internet of Things to Revolutionize the IT Department: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on December 04, 2014
Say good-bye to business as usual. IDC expects IoT to have a transformational effect on the data center -- on entire organizations, in fact -- within just a few short years.
Business Intelligence Software: Where It's Headed
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on December 01, 2014
Business intelligence software may be overshadowed by Big Data, but BI remains as relevant as ever.
HP's Future is about Cloud and 3D Printers
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on November 26, 2014
HP reports fiscal 2014 revenue of $111.5 billion as company split looms large.
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.