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Top Technology Trends for 2013

We look at impact of mobile, cloud, big data, and social media on IT in 2012 and how the technologies will be important in 2013.

An Open Horizon in 2013

Three trends from the open source community to watch in 2013.

SoMoClo Driving Worksocial Enterprise

Data center managers must anticipate the emergent trends of social, mobile, and cloud and facilitate a collaborative work environment.

Q&A: Cloud Policies 101

What should cloud policies address and how do these policies help IT deliver self-service features for users?

Top Cloud Computing Trends in 2013

Cloud will set innovating trends for the entire tech industry. Here are three special trends to watch this year.

How to Simplify Systems Management and OS Deployments

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.

Choosing the Right Key Performance Indicators for Data Centers

Data center personnel desperately need a more granular view into the data center that encompasses all aspects of performance.



The Power to Control Power: An IT Priority Now and Next Year

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.

Virsto for vSphere 2.0 Delivers Software-Defined Storage to the Data Center

Storage hypervisor fully-integrates with VMware View, Citrix XenDesktop.

Q&A: Taking a Risk-Based Approach to Security

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.

IT Security: 2012 in Review, Predictions for 2013

The top trends security administrators dealt with in 2012 and what's ahead in 2013.

Careers: Developers Embrace Moonlighting

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.

ManageEngine Adds Storage Monitoring to IT360

Integrated IT management solution continues push into DCIM with unified dashboard, pre-integrated support for multi-vendor storage environments.

Will EC12 Be a Sales Behemoth?

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.

SolarWinds Releases Free SSH Client for Windows

New, free SSH client for Windows offers multi-session tabbed interface, multiple credentials management, and saved sessions in single console.

Micro Focus Delivers COBOL Development and Deployment Capability for Windows 8

New Visual COBOL 2.1 supports Windows 8 and Visual Studio 2012, giving developers greater choice, freedom, and flexibility to future-proof business applications.

New Unisys Intelligent Application Alignment Service Cuts Time for Migrating Applications to the Cloud

Newest addition to Unisys Hybrid Enterprise cloud offerings uses automation to assess application workloads and speed the process for migrating to “best fit” delivery model.

5 IT vs. Business Battlegrounds

The top five areas where department heads and IT staff commonly clash.

5 Considerations for Your Move to the Cloud

Pay close attention to these five technology elements before moving to the cloud.

Q&A: Making File Transfers and Sharing More Secure

Is FTP losing out to file-sharing cloud services?