Data Centers



While making a data center energy efficient can save money, it isn't as simple as it sounds. Virtualization is one possible solution.

INFOGRAPHIC: Data Centers Drink Your Energy Milkshake


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

The Software-Defined Data Center: What's Real and What's Not


Data centers can consume massive amounts of energy, but some companies are implementing methods to lower their environmental impact - and...

10 Innovations That Have Made Data Centers More Efficient


Edge computing processes data where it is collected, rather than sending it back to a central repository. How will this affect IT...

Edge Computing: The Next Phase of IT


IT departments are being forced to store more data with less money to do so. One solution to this is storage virtualization, which can cut...

Keeping Up With the Data Explosion by Virtualizing Storage


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

5 Reasons Your Company Should Consolidate Its Data Center


Multi-cloud data management is the simultaneous use of more than one cloud service by an organization. Learn the facts (and dismiss the...

10 Myths About Multi-Cloud Data Management


Got a disaster recovery plan? It might be just what your company's missing, because when disaster strikes, it isn't just data that can go...

INFOGRAPHIC: Only 6 Percent of Companies With No Disaster Recovery Plan Survive


Data centers can use enormous amounts of energy, but thanks to recent legislation, more of that energy will be coming from renewable...

How Lawmakers Are Pushing Data Centers in a Green Direction


Data centers are a crucial part of the Internet's infrastructure. Many them are also huge, both in terms of square footage and their impact.

INFOGRAPHIC: The World's 10 Largest Data Centers


With big data being generated at increasingly rapid rates, it can be more than some data centers can handle. There are several factors that...

How Big Data Impacts Data Centers


Finding ways to turn the flood of data into useful information for business decisions is a growing challenge to the IT profession and...

Big Data: How It's Captured, Crunched and Used to Make Business Decisions


A virtual infrastructure can help a business make the most of its resources. However, there are some pitfalls to watch out for that can...

5 Things That Can Bog Down Virtual Infrastructure


As the public awareness of data breaches and their potential financial impact grows, governments are expanding legislative and regulatory...

Data Breach Notification: The Legal and Regulatory Environment


The continuing development of artificial intelligence promises to make great advances for enterprise in the near future.

What AI Can Do for the Enterprise


Technological disruption has always brought change to business, but the scale and speed for which innovative disruption is being brought...

The Innovative Disruption of the Cloud


Virtualization can be a big step for a business, but first a choice must be made on which platform to use.There are several to choose from,...

Choosing a Virtualization Platform


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

The Top Five Active Directory Management Pain Points


High specification buildings called data centers house most of today's business-critical Internet. And the technology is like something out...