Topic: virtualization

The ultimate guide to becoming a database administrator

The database administrator is a critically important role in many of today’s IT departments and by extension, their organizations overall.

What’s new in Windows 10 security features: The anti-ransomware edition

Here's what you need to know about each security update to Windows 10 as they roll out from Microsoft. Now updated for 1709, Fall Creators Edition.

Hyperconverged will be the mainstay of modern datacenter: Sunil Mahale, Nutanix

Hyper convergence or software defined everything will redefine the enterprise datacenter in 2018 and beyond says Nutanix India Chief Sunil Mahale.

Moving towards ‘Freedom of Control’ approach: Arun Parameswaran, VMware

Organizations want freedom to innovate on a wide range of flexible cloud-based platforms, and would like control over governance, security and cost – all essential to the health of the enterprise, says Arun Parameswaran, Managing Director, VMware India.

Inside Intel's AI Democratization Drive: Prakash Mallya, Intel

Having set the bar in the PC and data center space, Intel’s game plan for 2018 is built around powering AI, 5G and IoT, says Prakash Mallya, MD, Intel India.

Oracle’s “cloud-first” strategy will drive customer conversations: Shailender Kumar, Oracle

Shailender Kumar, MD, Oracle India observes that analytics, IoT, and security are game changers in the customer’s digital and cloud journey.

What is microsegmentation? How getting granular improves network security

Microsegmentation is a way to create secure zones in data centers and cloud deployments that allow you to isolate workloads and protect them individually.

Windows 7 takes biggest performance hit from emergency Meltdown, Spectre updates

Microsoft warns that Windows 7 PCs would run slower after installing the updates, as will older PCs running Windows 10.

Microsoft sets novel antivirus prerequisite before offering Windows emergency updates

Windows users are being warned they must have up-to-date antivirus software on their PCs to get updates aimed at fending off attacks that take advantage of the Meltdown and Spectre flaws.

The 5 best Linux distros for the enterprise: Red Hat, Ubuntu, Linux Mint and more

A variety of high-quality Linux distributions allow you to expand your Linux OS deployments beyond the data center. Here are five that fit the bill.

How VMware's vSAN provides the storage component for a hyper-converged data center.

How VMware's vSAN provides the storage component for a hyper-converged data center.