Life After COVID-19: Preparing Your I&O for What Comes Next

Gartner’s top trends impacting infrastructure and operations are still relevant As business leaders around the globe find their infrastructure and operations (I&O) tested by the fallout from COVID-19, many are discovering “cracks in the armor.” Unlike a cyberattack or natural disaster, a pandemic can affect operations globally for unknown periods of time, threatening the workforce [...]

4 Components of a Modernized Storage Infrastructure Strategy

In its recent paper, Driving Innovation Through Data Storage Modernization, IDC reveals the essential features of a data-first storage infrastructure strategy designed to help organizations keep up in an era of breakneck modernization, emerging technologies, and business innovations. IDC predicts that the number of "digitally determined" organizations with a fully integrated, enterprise-wide technology architecture will [...]

Which Data Center Strategy Will Rule 2020?

Hyperconverged systems vs. composable infrastructure The digital landscape of 2020 is forcing many IT administrators to reconsider their roles and, with it, their infrastructure. IT administrators are now tasked with helping businesses open new revenue generation streams, promoting growth, strengthening profitability and driving innovation, all while putting together a data center strategy that minimizes the [...]