When the Amman Stock Exchange’s IT team found problems with high availability last year, they came up with an elegant virtualisation solution to tackle the risks associated with downtime.
IT managers need to ensure that their ever-growing and complex network is well oiled and up to date. Here's how desktop virtualization could help.
Tech-savvy employees have long bypassed IT to get their hands on hot technologies. Rather than standing in the way, smart CIOs are now embracing and even encouraging shadow IT. Here's why.
If your organization operates its own servers and switches, it's likely that a percentage of them are zombies--steadily gobbling up resources but doing no work. Cleaning up a zombie server infestation takes good management and stringent documentation.
Amazon Web Services offer new challenges and flexibility for database admins -- here's how to avoid the pitfalls and tune for performance.
Virtualizing Tier 1 applications is a crucial step in attaining the full benefits of cloud-era architecture, but it's not a simple one. Successfully virtualizing these mission-critical applications require thought and care.
Wes Wasson, SVP of Strategy at Citrix, talks about the virtualization major’s latest advancements towards building a solid enterprise mobility portfolio, its plans for the Indian market, and its steps to ensure being relevant in a tough market.
Analyst says the future lies in a hybrid physical/virtual security technology.
In this roundup of tech news for the week 14 - 18 October, 2013 we talk about security, Microsoft, IBM, Facebook and VMware.
Converged systems are becoming popular: Vendors say that by integrating the parts themselves, they can provide better performance and accelerate deployment times for customers. A downside is that customers get limited options for configuration.
IT managers want to cut the number of servers they manage, or at least slow the growth, and they may be succeeding, according to new data.
Tech vendors are using end-of-support for Windows XP as a marketing pitch to promote their own products.
CEO Michael Friedenberg reads the signs of an enterprise tech industry that is unraveling before our eyes. But as one computing era ends, a new one (which IDC calls the third platform) is just beginning.
Steve Duplessie, senior analyst and founder of Enterprise Strategy Group,explores the three approaches IT managers can take in their in the Integrated Compute Platforms initiatives.
Collin Hachwi, IT Manager of DISYS LLC, a global IT staffing and consulting firm shares a few tips for a smooth VDI rollout.
A look at the hot products being released at VMworld in San Francisco.