Enterprise

The line is blurring when it comes to what is now considered enterprise IT. Still, anything primarily of interest to large organizations is included in this section. Also see related categories of enterprise apps and security.




VPNs offer some key advantages - and the potential for cost savings - over traditional dedicated circuits.


Public cloud is a popular option for many businesses, but they need to look closely at exactly what it entails before adopting it for their...


Enterprise computing has been around a long time, but the buzz around it never seems to die down. Find out what it means - and why it...


Consolidating data centers can save an organization time, money and effort. Here we examine some of the details of consolidation.


Public cloud and private on-premise cloud each have their own sets of pros and cons. When it comes to enterprise use, an organization must...


Microsoft Active Directory is inherent upon DNS, but that doesn't mean it requires Microsoft DNS, even though the vast majority of networks...


Brand value is essential for a business to maintain, and big data is proving to be a powerful tool for helping companies increase their...


Autonomic computing allows systems to be more self-sufficient and lessens the need for human intervention. Although the idea of autonomic...


In order for big data to be useful, the proper tools must be in place to handle it. The cloud is increasingly the tool of choice for big...


Natural language processing (NLP) allows a system to analyze social media posts, emails and a host of other data not in standardized...


The software-defined data center is here, but it's not quite what we imagined. Many have unrealistic expectations of SDDCs, so here we...


Predictive analytics is just beginning to come into its own. We talked to the Global Analytics Product Manager for Dell Statistica to get...


Many business owners are debating whether or not their enterprise is ready for the cloud, but maybe what they should be asking is - is the...


Through access to real-time data, effective data center infrastructure management (DCIM) reduces energy costs and power consumption, while...


With today's non-stop flow of data, real-time analytics can be the key to making the best use of data. Many businesses are utilizing it to...


These five Active Directory pain points highlight some of the reasons that AD is so expensive and so cumbersome to manage.


These best practices can help companies ensure their efforts toward customer resource management aren't wasted.


For serving up large amounts of data in an instant, the various NoSQL databases are providing a serious challenge to the dominant...


Many next-generation Web apps are built on NoSQL databases. Learn the basics of NoSQL in this introductory article.