CIOs and IT Administrators face a tough dilemma — they want to play a more direct role in shaping and facilitating their companies’ business strategies and are under increasing pressure from the corner office to do just that.
With the many widely discussed advantages to cloud computing, including elastic scaling, faster service provisioning, greater IT efficiencies and usage-based accounting, businesses are increasingly interested in adopting a cloud computing environm
Many customers of x86 servers are facing rising costs for maintenance and management of those servers. These challenges are compounded by the economic uncertainties that are causing many IT budgets to be limited, or reduced, for 2012.
The key to successful information technology (IT) modernisation is planning, establishing, and maintaining an initiative that spans the organisation, with strong checks and balances to ensure business alignment.
Networked storage is being deployed in conjunction with server virtualisation by a growing number of organisations interested in consolidation, reduced costs, and improved flexibility and availability of mission-critical applications including dat