Data center managers must anticipate the emergent trends of social, mobile, and cloud and facilitate a collaborative work environment.
What should cloud policies address and how do these policies help IT deliver self-service features for users?
Cloud will set innovating trends for the entire tech industry. Here are three special trends to watch this year.
With the right preparation and an effective IT efficiency solution, companies can approach an OS migration project with confidence. These pointers will help get you on the right track.
Data center personnel desperately need a more granular view into the data center that encompasses all aspects of performance.
During 2012, data centers became more virtualized in a migration to cloud-based architectures, and power consumption became a key consideration for IT departments. In 2013, these trends will accelerate, further elevating the importance of power for IT.
Security is more than just determining which users have access to applications and data. Compliance also isn't enough. What's needed is a risk-based approach to security -- a pro-active, prevention-oriented line of attack to keep your enterprise safe.
The top trends security administrators dealt with in 2012 and what's ahead in 2013.
More than half of all programmers moonlight -- as hobbyists, as contributors to open source projects, or, thanks to marketplaces like the AppStore, for fun and profit.
Although the zEnterprise EC12 probably won't match the record-breaking performance of its predecessor, it should provide a big boost to Big Blue's bottom line.
The top five areas where department heads and IT staff commonly clash.
Pay close attention to these five technology elements before moving to the cloud.
Is FTP losing out to file-sharing cloud services?
Which three trends had the biggest impact on IT in 2012, and which will affect IT the most in 2013?
Cloud computing, mobile applications, and big data coalesced in 2012 and will shape IT in 2013 and beyond.
Emphasis on loyalty rather than satisfaction may help explain why, today, it is rare to see brand-name vendors vying for top honors in rig performance, cost-efficiency, or power efficiency bake-offs.
Not surprisingly, big-data-a-la-Big-Blue has a distinctly dollars-and-cents flavor to it.
How should developers cope with software eating the world?
Those with definite plans to upgrade is half the rate of those planning to move to Windows 7.