Data Center Index

Amazon Delivers Cloud Superpowers
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on December 01, 2016
New services announced including Artificial Intelligence, configuration and security capabilities.
Digital Transformation and IT's Changing Role
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on December 01, 2016
IT departments are no longer solely in charge of setting their organization's tech strategy, and that's not necessarily a bad thing.
Is Open Source Good for Business?
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on November 30, 2016
Should you bet your business on software that doesn't have a billion dollar company behind it?
HPE Bulks Up Its Enterprise and Industrial IoT Portfolio
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on November 30, 2016
The company unveils new offering aimed at helping businesses quickly deploy and connect their Internet of Things devices.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Ends First Year on a High Note
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on November 23, 2016
HPE CEO Meg Whitman is more confident than ever that splitting Hewlett Packard into two companies was the right decision.
Salesforce and Intel Back IoT Startup Sigfox in $160M Funding Round
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on November 18, 2016
The French company gathers two technology heavyweights in its bid to wirelessly connect IoT objects across the globe.
Decentralized IT Management Becoming the New Normal
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on November 17, 2016
Digital transformation is clouding how IT departments control their organization's data and technology investments, says a new VMware study.
Converged vs. Hyperconverged: What’s Best for You?
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on November 15, 2016
Both converged vs. hyperconverged infrastructure systems have key advantages. Which offers the most competitive edge long term?
Hyperconvergence: Pros and Cons
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on November 14, 2016
Hyperconverged systems are becoming a lot more popular, but potential buyers should understand that hyperconverged infrastructure may not be right for every situation.
Feds Rest Their Digital Transformation Hopes on the Cloud
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on November 10, 2016
U.S. federal agencies are looking to the cloud to help them prepare for the realities of today's tech-driven landscape.
Why Is Corporate Linux Welcoming Microsoft?
By Bruce Byfield | Data Center Article Published on November 09, 2016
In a sign of changing times, Linux vendors see a variety of advantages to partnering with Microsoft.
Kubernetes vs CloudFoundry [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on November 08, 2016
Mark Shuttleworth explains why he continues to support both CloudFoundry and Kubernetes.
IT Services Market to Reach $731 Million in 2020
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on November 07, 2016
Technology services and outsourcing firms will soon set new records as enterprises charge ahead with their digital transformation efforts.
Storage For Big Data: Four Requirements
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on October 27, 2016
There is a myth that data replicas in big data platforms eliminate the rationale for backup and other data management capabilities.
Where Big Data and Physical Markets Meet
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on October 27, 2016
The real engine of tomorrow’s global economy will be where Big Data and physical markets meet: the Internet of Things.
Qualcomm to Acquire NXP in IoT, Automotive Tech Push
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on October 27, 2016
The mobile chipmaker is spending $110 per share of NXP to broaden its IoT and automotive solutions portfolio.
5 Augmented Reality Trends
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on October 26, 2016
Augmented reality, growing rapidly, will be mobile first, and will go on to change the face of business and advertising.
The Multi-Cloud Enterprise Is Becoming the Norm
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on October 26, 2016
A new study from 451 Research finds that most organizations are juggling multiple clouds, adding complexity to their IT operations.
Azure Pricing: 10 Pitfalls to Avoid
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on October 24, 2016
Azure pricing requires research – Azure is a versatile cloud service yet with a complex pricing menu, the options are numerous. Here's how not navigate it with fewer problems.
Visa and Chain Enlist Blockchain to Expedite International B2B Payments
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on October 21, 2016
Next year, Visa B2B Connect will help banks process and settle corporate payments in near-real time.