For most organizations, choosing between Big Blue's two hybrid computing visions is simple, but what about shops that need both? That's where it gets tricky.
What should a CIO consider when moving to Paas? What criteria should the CIO use, and what misconceptions about the cloud must be overcome?
As the buzz over big data grows, what's changed in the last year? How has machine-generated data changed the way IT tackles big data?
Outsourcing activity grew by 7.8 percent last year, with Indian-based providers and cloud-based services reaping most of the benefit.
Big data and cloud computing are two top-of-mind technologies. What benefits can IT enjoy by bringing them together?
If IT's too costly, that's because it's too labor-intensive. IBM positions PureSystems as a focused effort to cut -- if not slash -- these labor costs.
Every IT pro knows the benefits of automation. The question is: where should IT start, and where is autonomics headed?
Most shops don't yet sanction bring-your-own-device, but it's likely they will in the long term.
As critical unstructured data grows exponentially amid a variety of data privacy laws, organizations are turning to data governance automation.
The push to cloud computing is coming from the boardroom. We explore how CIOs can be prepared for their next grilling before the board of directors.
Demand for mainframes dropped off late last year -- and was down in the first three months of 2012, too. Is it time for Big Iron boosters to start worrying? No -- it's all good.
Networks are getting faster and more complex. How can IT network administrators keep up?
Can a law firm make a smooth transition to a storage cloud while meeting security and resource requirements?
Just as small data has always driven the profitability of disk drive manufacturers (capacity improvements have always resulted in increased sales), it will also drive the development of next-generation data management solutions.
Five hot technologies are having a big influence on how you manage storage. The executive director of Dell's storage strategy explains why each one is worth your attention.
When considering moving to the cloud, most IT shops have concerns about security. We tackle several of the most common questions.
A majority of companies are standardizing on open source for their application development efforts, though they might not be effectively monitoring their use of open source.
The ideal cloud provider should be an enabler, not an inhibitor. These five strategies will help you choose wisely.
Social media isn't just a marketing channel you bolt on to your current plans. You need to understand its true business-wide impact. How should your IT organization prepare to embrace social media over the next 12 months?
This month, Dell pulled the trigger on two significant acquisitions. What's behind Dell's acquisition moves, and why does at least one of them seem like a no-brainer?