How to Consolidate Your MySQL Master/Slave Pairs by Half Date: Nov 11, 2014 View webinar MySQL slave replicas are a wonderful way of preserving data and service availability. But they're also incredibly wasteful and expensive. They double the initial cost of deployments, and they're always on - burning power and heating up your data centers.
Simplified IT 101: Efficient Enterprise Storage for Lower TCO Date: Nov 03, 2014 View webinar Improve storage efficiency and you benefit many areas of the data center, from performance speed to space and energy costs. Of course, storage characteristics, such as capacity allocation and utilization, data protection, and level of management, affect efficiency, especially with heavy use of server virtualization. Our instructor will explain how to evaluate the efficiency of your storage systems and suggest management tools that can help IT gain visibility and lower TCO.
Jeremy Schulman, founder of Schprockits, a network automation startup operating in stealth mode, joins us to explore whether networking professionals all need to learn programming in order to remain employed.
Research: 2014 State of the Data CenterOur latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
6 UC Trends to WatchInformationWeek’s 2014 Unified Communications Survey shows a revitalized market; 77% of 488 respondents have deployed UC or plan to within 24 months. Among those deploying or with plans, internal IT owns this tech: 40% will keep UC completely on premises vs. 3% going all cloud. For hybrid setups, 24% are primarily on premises vs. 17% mostly cloud.