Your business continuity plan must focus on three elements: people, infrastructure, and processes.
A well-architected modern messaging infrastructure will give your enterprise the agility to adapt quickly to changing application requirements without the constraints of cloud providers.
We examine the risks, challenges, and benefits of the cloud and where the technology is headed.
What are the benefits of HTML5 to your organization, and what skills will you need to make the transition a success?
Building software faster doesn't mean the software is better. What your IT organization may need is an agile quality process.
Don't let the deluge of financial offers blind you to the best vendor for your needs. These five tips will help you make the right choice.
The cloud offers enterprises several economic advantages, but downtime can seriously affect your bottom line. We examine how to prepare for -- and work around -- such service interruptions.
Moving from private to public or hybrid clouds can be risky. These best practices can help you avoid common traps.
Shops with large mainframe investments tend to double down on Big Iron; small shops, on the other hand, are trying to wean off of them. Call it a case of expansion versus austerity.
From Live Migration to server core switching, we examine the key virtualization features of Windows Server 2012.
Composite Software executive Robert Eve discusses major trends disrupting information management and business intelligence and how enterprises can respond effectively.
Data management vendors are anxious to put their own spins on big data.
IT process automation can be a key advantage for IT teams looking to improve the digital customer experience. Teams are tapping the power of this technology to make workflows faster, better, and more reliable.
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.