We examine the benefits of I/O virtualization and offer best practices to achieve high-performance I/O.
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.
How a team of five university students developed a cross-platform, mobile, real-time app for managing presentations with no mobile development training.
Getting just the right mix of security and user friendliness at Movado.
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.
The evolution of IT automation, how the technology has changed, where it is today, and where it's headed.
If you store, process, or transmit card account data, youmust comply with the PCI data security standard. We explore the basics, including why DevOps teams needs to be compliant.
Benefits, challenges, and best practices for incorporating a modular data center into your environment.
Hardware migrations can be tricky. We discuss the keys to Kansas City Southern Railway's migration from mainframe to Linux.
Bring-your-own-device approaches can be a nightmare for security administrators. Identity-based security can help eliminate risks posed by mobile hardware.
What makes Akka so valuable for building today’s distributed applications?
What should a CIO consider when moving to Paas? What criteria should the CIO use, and what misconceptions about the cloud must be overcome?
Think printing is just for creating hard-copy reports? Think again.
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?
Big data is changing the competitive dynamics of the BI industry. We explore how everything from sensor data to social media to mobile BI is changing the very nature of big data.
What’s driving big data analytics, and how can integrating search help BI professionals better work with the data?
Big data and cloud computing are two top-of-mind technologies. What benefits can IT enjoy by bringing them together?
Automation isn't just for making IT more efficient; it can also streamline processes and improve productivity for your users. We explore the benefits of tackling financial systems first.
Cloud storage is taking off, but when it comes to online backups, IT still has concerns.
Networks are getting faster and more complex. How can IT network administrators keep up?