The IBM Storwize Family: Efficiency and Storage Virtualization

IBM’s Storwize portfolio of tightly integrated storage virtualization systems creates efficiencies by reducing the storage space that data consumes, and the physical space its hardware occupies. The Storwize family helps improve performance with its ability to analyze and adapt to data-access patterns. It features embedded intelligence and analytics, and is flexible enough to support cloud [...]

Preparing Your Virtualized Data Center for the Cloud

Intel Planning Guide: Technology for Tomorrow’s Cloud Virtualization is becoming the new norm for enterprise data centers. It’s also a key technology that can help you get to the cloud—and these days, the cloud is top of mind for most IT managers. If cloud is at the top of your agenda, you’re probably looking at [...]

IDC White Paper: Quantifying the Business Benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Solutions

Enterprises are increasingly adopting Linux as a secure, reliable and high-performing platform that lowers acquisition and operating costs while providing the agility needed to anticipate and react to changing business conditions. In particular, the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating environment, which is based on the Linux open-source kernel, has become widely deployed by medium-sized [...]

Hitachi Unveils New Infrastructure Technologies

Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) recently unveiled new infrastructure technologies intended to adapt to clients’ changing business needs without continual redesign and disruptions. The architecture combines the Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) with the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000). SVOS is the first stand-alone software implementation of Hitachi storage virtualization, according to [...]

New Data Center Virtualization Challenges and How to Conquer Them

When it comes to data centers, there's no such thing as business as usual. The modern data center comes with its own set of challenges and benefits, and as data center virtualization becomes a more robust part of every strategy, complexity can increase as well. Here's a look at new virtualization challenges impacting IT pros [...]

NetApp Public Sector Cyber Alliance Gains Momentum with Addition of Leading Security Firms

Cyber attacks on government agencies are continuously increasing, spotlighting the need for those agencies to understand the risks and protect government (and citizen) confidential information.  The statistics are a constant reminder for all technology professionals – including technology users, departments, solution providers and manufacturers - to stay constantly aware of the threats aimed against us. [...]

Citrix XenMobile: The Sirius Way to Mobilize Your Business

Mobility is a serious topic and a top priority for most organizations, because more employees than ever before are demanding access to the apps and data that will make them productive on the go. Today, employees expect this access from any mobile device, including their own personal devices. In addition, the apps that people need [...]