Calculating Your Cloud ROI
Like the cloud itself, determining your return on investment requires a different way of looking at goals and factoring in the value of opportunity and competitive advantage.
5 Real Ways To Approach Security Automation
We've all heard about the benefits of automating system configurations to avoid human error, but introducing it to your infrastructure may be easier said than done. Here are five real-world ways to get started.
Web-Scale IT: The Enterprise Impact
Enterprises can follow the lead of big cloud companies with an architectural approach that includes open hardware and DevOps to increase data center agility and cost efficiency.
SDN Security Under Scrutiny
A researcher at Black Hat reveals ONIE vulnerabilities, showing that SDN isn't immune to security problems. However, the nature of white-box switches promises rapid fixes.
8 Reasons To Consider Containers
If your IT environment can benefit from faster and simpler application deployment, it may be time to explore the upside of containers.
Secrets To Private Cloud Success
Make implementing a private cloud easier by carefully selecting a platform and adopting a consumption-based, pay-as-you-go service delivery model.
EMC: End Of The Golden Era?
EMC has enjoyed three decades as leader in storage, but is grappling with trends that are shaking up the storage industry, including all-flash arrays and white-box storage.
CERN Taps Brocade For SDN
The legendary particle physics lab will use Brocade's OpenDaylight-based SDN controller to build out its SDN strategy.
Building A Data-Centric Data Center
The final installment of this series examines the key elements required to accomplish rack-level optimization for a new data center architecture.
Google Donates Kubernetes To New Foundation
Internet giant teams with more than a dozen IT companies on the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, which will manage development of the Kubernetes container orchestration system.
6 Methods To Cut Data Storage Costs
If your enterprise is struggling with spiraling storage, simply buying more capacity isn't the answer. Listen to your data and follow these guidelines.