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Feature

'Change of Guard' for Cyberoam, SonicWALL, Gajshield

Competitors of WatchGuard to the likes of Cyberoam, WatchGuard, and Gajshield have a great opportunity to bolster their UTM business in India.

What to Watch Out For in 2015: EY

Milan Sheth, partner and technology sector leader, Ernst & Young, says there’s a lot of reason for the IT industry to be positive about 2015.

Where to Park Your Storage

Taking storage away from servers led to performance issues in the network, as data needs to be fetched over four to five hops.  

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How-To

If We Show You How to Back Up Your PC for Free, Will You Finally do it?

Beyond simple hard drive failure, your PC could fall prey to user error or all sorts of nefarious malware. The only way to ensure that none of your personal files or programs are lost in a catastrophe is to back up everything regularly.

How to Create the 'Infinite Data Centre': Gartner

Small data centre environments with significant computing growth rates will maintain the same footprint for the next 20 years

How to Stretch Your SSD Storage's Life

A look at what wears down SSD drives, what to put on SSD, and what to put on HDD and how you can ensure a longer lasting SSD.

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Interview

ViPR is Our Answer to Software-defined Storage: Amitabh Srivastava, EMC

Amitabh Srivastava, president for EMC’s Advanced Software Division is the man behind the storage giant’s much-talked about software-defined storage (SDS) initiatives. He talks in detail about EMC’s ViPR and why SDS has been wrongly-defined so far.

My Job is to Hallucinate: Unisys CTO

Jim Thompson, CTO, Unisys, talks to Computerworld India about the company’s Forward! solution, the state of the Unix mission critical market and how India figures in Unisys’s future plans.

NetApp CMO Julie Parrish on Why the 'CIO-CMO' Gap is Widening

Julie Parrish, senior vice president and CMO, NetApp, talks about how marketing has transformed over the years and why the CIO-CMO gap seems to be widening.

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Video

Video Interview with Sandeep Dutta, storage head for IBM India

Sandeep Dutta, Business Unit Executive, Storage Division, IBM India talks about software-defined storage, flash storage, cloud computing and big data.

Oracle OpenWorld 2012: Ellison Takes on Competitors

At the event, CEO Ellison debates on why oracle products are better than other competitors such as Salesforce, Amazon, IBM and SAP.

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News

7 Expectations for Tech Sector from Budget 2015: Sandeep Ladda, PwC India

It is critical for the players in cloud ecosystem to have clarity on tax implications eg withholding tax, service tax and other tax and regulatory obligations and risks that could arise in multiple jurisdictions, says Sandeep Ladda, Technology leader, PwC India.

Samsung Promises yet Another Fix for Slowed 840 EVO SSDs

Samsung's 840 EVO SSDs were among the cream of the solid-state crop in 2013, boasting fast speeds and big-time storage capabilities at a (then) record low cost. But some buyers noticed a troubling occurrence: As time went on the drive's read performance could plummet, all the way down to sub-100MB per second speeds. That's a mammoth dip from the drive's claimed 520MBps maximum.

Micron and Seagate target enterprise flash in new alliance

Micron Technology and Seagate Technology have formed a strategic alliance to establish a framework for innovation while targeting the enterprise flash market.

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Opinion

Why You Might Still Want an Optical Drive

Not that long ago, every PC could read and write CDs and DVDs. Not anymore.

Best Practices for Cloud Storage Migration

The advantages and benefits of cloud data storage are quite obvious, and it is not hard to see why such services have immensely grown in popularity. Companies of all sizes can reap the benefits of cloud storage for a number of reasons.

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Slide-Show

7 Noteworthy Technology Projects on Kickstarter

Here are 7 technology projects that have managed to reach their funding goals on Kickstarter and could come in handy at your enterprise.

The Human Face of Big Data

"The Human Face of Big Data" is a book that aims to give readers, through photography and short articles, a glimpse of how powerful new data processing capabilities are changing people's lives.

Technologies That Will Mold the Future of IT

Which of today's newest shipping technologies will cast the longest shadow over business computing? Here are our best guesses.

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