This year, IDC said, will see cloud infrastructure spending take up one-third of IT budgets.
Enterprises must follow strict Windows 10 update rules in certain circumstances to avoid being left out of future security updates, Microsoft said, with one rule requiring them to adopt the new OS by a certain period of time.
A survey conducted at last month's Microsoft's Ignite conference shows the vast majority of enterprise Windows-using IT pros won't deploy the upcoming new Windows 10 for at least six months.
Many enterprise CIOs are mistakenly hesitant to consider cloud computing as a primary option for new IT projects, according to new data from research firm Gartner Inc.
Emulation can pay big dividends. We examine emulation's long history, its value, and what's ahead, focusing on its use at Unisys.
The cloud made self-service BI accessible. What's ahead for IT and business users?
If you could ask for an IT skill for the holidays, what would it be? Network architects and mobile app dev specialists are just two of the types of skill that will be in demand next year.
This year saw more ups than downs, at least for mainframe boosters.
What are the Next Big Things data center managers are watching?
Virtualization matured in 2012; in 2013, virtualization will finally replace physical as the primary environment within the data center.
What's the latest in development languages, and what is BYOX?
With budgets under scrutiny, cloud computing may offer a strong ROI -- but only if you calculate costs properly.
As demands on IT continue to grow, so does the importance of workload automation. We examine three trends from 2012 and what's ahead in 2013 for this resource-saving technology.
As IT became more business-critical, it had to deal with skills shortages. What's ahead in 2013?
The full benefits of virtualization technologies can only be realized by integrating predictive analytics into IT operations so managers can gain greater control over capacity, efficiency, and risk.
You can survive support tasks with some careful planning. These tips can help.
Say goodbye to cloudwashing as businesses focus on processes and demand results in 2013.
If there were so many server platform updates in 2012, why are I/Os still held back?
Budget uncertainty and constraints will have a big impact on government IT in 2013.
Governance, risk, and compliance programs, and the technologies that support them, can move a company forward and sometimes even save the day.