Building a business continuity plan is an ongoing job, but mature technologies exist that meet the range of key requirements.
MapReduce can help spread the computational chores between many computers. But what if the technology could be unleashed for all data, not just file-based data processing?
Oracle's move shakes up the virtualization status quo
How did IT ever fall for the vendor's business value proposition for server virtualization?
The job of doing more with less can be divided into two distinct but related tasks: achieving IT efficiency and maximizing existing resources.
Three features that should guide your choice of an application appliance.
Many shops are pursuing SOA strategies without first identifying the business benefits of doing so.
Seventy percent of CIOs say they'll spend money on new or expanded IT initiatives this year, including information security, virtualization, and data center efficiency.
Why the solution to I/O sprawl is I/O virtualization.
How to avoid the top mistakes when managing uptime performance, and how you can maximize system availability.
Mainframe management has come a long way, as the latest fruits of CA's Mainframe 2.0 initiative demonstrate
When you look closer, the spin around VMware benefits starts to wobble quickly when you do the math.
Although outsourcing revenues increased by nearly 50 percent last year, experts predict slowing demand for outsourcing services in the first half of this year.
Imagine querying all enterprise information with the precision of SQL and the fuzziness of search. That’s the promise of unified information access.
Sun says its Nehalem product line is “significantly differentiated” from other Xeon 550-based systems in a very crowded market.
Unix, the quintessential enterprise workhorse, still has a lot going for it.
It's time to challenge your concept of how LAN and SAN connectivity should be instrumented, and save money in the process.
To be sure your green efforts are cutting power costs, IT must use the right metrics.
A little imagination can be a great thing when it comes to planning for a disaster. The disasters we might encounter as IT managers are no different.