Data Center Index

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.
Streaming Analytics: Business Value From Real-Time Data
By Jaikumar Vijayan | Data Center Article Published on February 23, 2015
Streaming analytics is a step forward from traditional data analytics – and a much needed one as business moves ever faster.
IoT Challenges for IT: Big Data Skills and Real-time Processors
By Larry Marion | Data Center Article Published on February 17, 2015
The Internet of Things will drive IT to extend real-time processing to more functions and applications. Yet another reason to add Big Data analytics to your resume.
Businesses Are Bracing for the Internet of Things: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on February 04, 2015
Forty percent of business and IT leaders expect the Internet of Things to affect their organizations within three years.
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.