Data Center Index

Cloud Driving HP's Server Business Forward
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on May 22, 2015
HP reports its second quarter fiscal 2015 results as the company continues to prepare for its big separation.
Internet of Things Market to Expand 19% in 2015: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on May 21, 2015
Demand for smart signage will help the market for Internet of Things to grow at a healthy clip this year.
Cloud IaaS Market to Grow Nearly 33% in 2015: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on May 19, 2015
The market for cloud-based infrastructure-as-a-service solutions will hit over $16 billion, but Gartner warns of darker skies ahead.
Walmart Delivers Every Day Low Prices with OpenStack Cloud Power
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on May 18, 2015
The retail powerhouse explains how it's using OpenStack in its vast IT infrastructure.
Citrix Lays the Groundwork for Workspace Automation with Octoblu IoT Tech
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on May 15, 2015
The company previews its vision of adaptive, mobile-friendly workplaces based on the Octoblu IoT platform and new WorkspaceHub hardware.
Data Protection Complexity Grows Exponentially
By Drew Robb | Data Center Article Published on May 11, 2015
Do all of today’s data protection tools work together well? A reporter surveys the solutions and products at the recent EMC World show.
SAP Tackles the Internet of Things with HANA Cloud, Partners
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on May 07, 2015
The company lines up major supporters for the company's cloud-based Internet of Things business services and application platform.
Manufacturers and Utilities Are Leading the IoT Charge with 600M 'Things'
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on May 01, 2015
Factories and power companies have the most sensors and devices on the Internet of Things, but retailers are closing in.
IoT Workloads Up 750% by 2019: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 28, 2015
The Internet of Things is expected to grow exponentially over the next few years and data centers operators will be the ones to bear the brunt.
Avni Fast-Tracks Cloud Application Deployments
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on April 22, 2015
Fresh out of stealth mode, the startup launches software that enables developers and businesses to cloudify their applications in minutes.
10 Enterprise Mobility Management Solutions: Beyond MDM
By  Ken Hess | Data Center Article Published on April 22, 2015
The leading enterprise mobility management products, with background about compatibility, differentiators and security for each.
Microsoft's Vision of Cloud Security
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on April 21, 2015
Scott Charney, Corporate Vice-President of Microsoft's Trustworthy Computing, details what's wrong and what's right in security.
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.