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( Oct 31, 2014 )
Software defined is a term used to describe a wide variety of products, but it’s often used to catch your attention rather than describe a product’s function
Certain Hyper-V default configurations should be changed for better performance before using the servers in a production environment.
There are plenty of different actions you can do with Microsoft Hyper-V Replica, but only a handful are available in both primary and replica VMs.
VMware's NSX network virtualization product offers advanced security measures the company is calling micro-segmentation to extend protection of the data center all the way down to the hypervisor kernel. Will it replace VMware vCloud Networking & Security over time?
VMware's Duncan Epping talks about the advantages of a virtual storage appliance, how VSAN works when an SSD drive breaks and more.
In virtualization's evolution from servers to the cloud, VMware has several offerings for managing resources in virtual data centers.
IBM customers will have a new way to deliver desktops and make sense of mobile analytics, but questions about its appeal remain.
Recent Windows licensing changes don't make it any easier for small shops to do DaaS because there's still no SPLA for the desktop OS and multi-tenancy is a no-no.
You can't really make the cloud more secure, but you can take some steps to make hosting desktops and applications in the cloud a little less scary, such as picking the right provider and crafting a favorable SLA.
Deploying a database on top of AWS demands the need for monitoring and management capabilities to reduce impact of failures and keep costs down.
This tip reviews the multiple services available through the AWS Management Console and the features available to help navigate it.
Test your knowledge of Amazon Web Services' full managed data warehouse service with this 10-question quiz.
If you're wondering whether to use a software- or hardware-based network vulnerability scanner, take a look at your budget and network deployment.
We built a data center several years ago and are refreshing the IT equipment in it. Should I worry about how big and heavy my new cabinets will be for the existing structure?
The Open-IX data center certification aims at resiliency through self-declared certification and an annual renewal process, rather than proprietary oversight.
Making the necessary preparations before beginning an upgrade can help avoid problems during the process. Here's what to do before moving to Windows Server 2012 R2.
When choosing the number of licenses needed for an upgrade to Windows Server, consider which edition best fits your enterprise's infrastructure and budget.
Windows Server 2012 R2 has a few hardware and software limitations, including issues with 4K native drives and the inability to upgrade from one language to another.
However you define 'microservices architecture,' the term should be on IT professional's radar -- it's how applications are being built.
Java pros weigh in on the current status of ESBs and how the industry is moving toward microservices in this article and video.
Information Technology Manager David Pickering discusses how he and his team went about a massive legacy app modernization initiative.
CRM 2015 trends include a continued importance for customer data analytics, as well as customer engagement and experience.
Industry watchers say retailers need to exploit mobile devices and community forums to end the race to the bottom of deep discounting.
If your CRM system is just a place to house bad data, the information will undercut not only business decisions but also, use of the database.