Next-generation tokenization has the potential to help businesses protect sensitive data in the cloud in a more efficient and scalable manner than encryption and first-generation tokenization.
Realizing the potential benefits for large-scale service deployments presents difficult challenges. We discuss these opportunities and challenges and recommend solutions.
Oracle has released software aimed at letting organizations build private clouds by adding elasticity to their applications via a clustered file system.
Service provisioning using cloud computing poses challenges for the data center. What’s needed is a multi-core, heterogeneous architecture.
Hewlett-Packard Co. launches portfolio of private cloud services, hardware and software and announces plans to jump into public cloud hosting.
Understanding what you are paying for helps you uncover hidden costs and measure ROI.
From automation to the cloud, IT leadership to self-awareness, these trends may dominate IT this year. Are you prepared?
This is the year when enterprises will evaluate SaaS solutions for cloud-based IT management.
How to improve security for mobile users in light of new, complex technologies such as cloud computing.
A look at the top security, storage, and data center trends facing organizations in the New Year.
The pressure to create a cloud presence will only become stronger in 2011. What IT needs to know to be prepared.
It was a busy year for IT professionals in 2010. What did network administrators learn this year, and how will these lessons affect the top enterprise trends in 2011?
This year the desktop ruled. Desktops will continue to lead the trends in 2011, but in a direction no one would ever have imagined two years ago.
Google makes three announcements about its consumer Web efforts.
It was a watershed year for cloud computing, but what lies ahead?
Billing it as the first database for the cloud, Salesforce.com announced Database.com, targeted at next-generation enterprise apps.
Virtualization and cloud computing present a blind spot: traiditional IT management and automation tools don’t offer the necessary visibility and control. What can IT do?
During 2010, enterprises were figuring out and defining the cloud; in 2011, they’ll be putting clouds into action.
Microsoft questions the use of overseas data centers in GSA deal.
The General Services Administration is moving e-mail and collaboration tools to the cloud, becoming the first federal agency to move e-mail to a cloud-based system agencywide, GSA officials said.