Faced with rising energy costs, IT is looking for greener alternatives. Could Iceland play a leading role?
"Turn off computers at night" is a simplistic solution to saving energy. For a more efficient approach to lowering your energy costs, consider the benefits of load-adaptive computing technology.
We examine the benefits of I/O virtualization and offer best practices to achieve high-performance I/O.
What you need to know about Hadoop benefits, scalability, and best practices.
Automation can provide solid returns on your investment quickly. The key is to consider your business processes (and the IT processes that support them) as part of the same ecosystem.
In the second part of our two-part series, we examine the value of policy-based optimization in private clouds.
Data is flowing as never before to the cloud, increasing enterprise data risks. We examine the security issues and best practices for keeping your data safe in the cloud.
Seven actions every CIO should take in the event of a major service outage.
These three tips can help you avoid surprises when you move to the cloud.
In the first of a two-part series, we examine the importance of usage accounting in private-cloud implementations.
Foresight and planning for a standard desktop environment can help you avoid the hassle of future issues.
How data maps can help you manage your storage environment efficiently and effectively.
How a team of five university students developed a cross-platform, mobile, real-time app for managing presentations with no mobile development training.
The public cloud is still the Wild, Wild West, but shunning the cloud until things become a bit more stable and predictable may not be the smart play.
Social content is rich with information, but integrating it with other enterprise data can leave it isolated and unused. We explore how to wisely integrate the two.
EMC's DLm 8000 is its brawniest ever mainframe (virtual) tape library.
Getting just the right mix of security and user friendliness at Movado.
Changes in the security model or discontinued libraries may prevent existing applications from running on newer versions of Windows. We explain how your organization can overcome these compatibility challenges.
Exploiting the lower costs of energy during the night can help your data center cut its energy costs.