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EXPERT ANALYSIS


Monitoring and Visibility for the Hybrid Cloud

Archana Kesavan News
  • Today’s hybrid architectures require a combination of monitoring techniques to create a modern, full-stack, hybrid cloud monitoring capability.
    By Archana Kesavan , 9/25/2018

Life on the Network Edge

Sumeet Singh, Vice President of Engineering, Juniper Networks News
  • Evolving network architectures and the demands of new application areas like IoT are bringing the network’s edge into greater focus.
    By Sumeet Singh, Vice President of Engineering, Juniper Networks , 9/10/2018

Using DevOps to Simplify Disaster Recovery

Brett Johnson News
  • Disaster recovery plans are quickly outdated in today’s changing environments. One way to keep DR plans updated and tested is to incorporate DevOps practices.
    By Brett Johnson , 9/06/2018

Introduction to Infrastructure as Code

Brett Johnson News
  • Small misconfigured settings plague many IT environments, impacting security and stability. Infrastructure as code lets you apply a consistent configuration to a broad range of endpoints.
    By Brett Johnson , 8/30/2018

How IT Pros Can Bridge the IT-Business Gap

Leon Adato Commentary
  • By embracing a different mindset and changing their language, IT teams can better communicate with the business and finally overcome a long-standing division.
    By Leon Adato , 8/24/2018

NVMe over Fabrics: Fibre Channel vs. RDMA

Sagar Nangare Commentary
  • For enterprises deploying NVMe over Fabric, choosing between Fibre Channel and RDMA can be difficult, because both have advantages and disadvantages.
    By Sagar Nangare , 8/15/2018

Redefining Active-Active Network Connections

Peter Welcher Commentary
  • Network device and data center connections often described as "active-active" might be better termed "psuedo active-active."
    By Peter Welcher , 8/13/2018

Using SDKs to Manage Infrastructure as Code

Brett Johnson Commentary
  • Learn what an SDK is and how it can help you write scripts for infrastructure management.
    By Brett Johnson , 8/01/2018

Top 3 Takeaways from Google Cloud Next '18

Mike Lyon, Scale Computing Commentary
  • At Google Cloud Next '18, hot topics included security, artificial intelligence and machine learning, containers, and hybrid cloud.
    By Mike Lyon, Scale Computing , 7/30/2018

AI in Business: Getting Started

Curtis Peterson Commentary
  • Artificial intelligence technologies are within the reach of every business. Here's how to start taking advantage of them.
    By Curtis Peterson , 7/27/2018

VMware vSphere Storage Types

Packt Publishing Commentary
  • Learn about vSphere storage fundamentals in this excerpt from "Mastering VMware vSphere 6.5."
    By Packt Publishing , 7/26/2018

Cloud-Native: What Does It Mean for Infrastructure?

John Edwards News
  • As enterprise cloud migration continues, IT infrastructure has to keep up. Here's how to ensure that your organization is up for the trip.
    By John Edwards , 7/25/2018

Container Best Practices: Applying 'Old' Rules

Scott McCarty, principal technology product manager, Linux containers, Red Hat Slideshow
  • The container craze may be new, but organizations can use some traditional IT practices to manage Linux container deployments.
    By Scott McCarty, principal technology product manager, Linux containers, Red Hat , 7/23/2018

Revolutionizing the Network through Edge Computing

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • Edge computing combines the speed of content delivery networks with the benefits of cloud to enable a new generation of networking.
    By Lori MacVittie , 7/20/2018

Building a Strong Network for Websites

Howard Chorney, director of solutions architecture, Akamai Commentary
  • The success of a company's website depends on a reliable network. Here are tips for making sure you build a network that provides a stable web environment to meet business needs.
    By Howard Chorney, director of solutions architecture, Akamai , 7/19/2018

How IT Engineers Can Influence Process Change

Brett Johnson Commentary
  • Aggravated by inefficient processes? Learn how you can drive change by helping business leaders understand the impact of processes.
    By Brett Johnson , 7/18/2018

AI in the Data Center: A Reality Check

Jason Collier, Scale Computing Co-Founder Commentary
  • Artificial intelligence is poised to transform enterprise data centers, but organizations need to take a practical approach.
    By Jason Collier, Scale Computing Co-Founder , 7/13/2018

Software-Defined Storage: Getting Started

John Edwards News
  • Although the SDS concept is straightforward, transitioning to the technology can be both complex and challenging. Experts offer advice for successful adoption.
    By John Edwards , 7/12/2018

Scales Tip in Cisco-Arista Legal Battle

Tom Hollingsworth Commentary
  • In the long-running legal dispute between fierce networking rivals, Arista appears to be successfully fending off Cisco's patent and copyright claims.
    By Tom Hollingsworth , 7/09/2018

Redefining Automation in a Multi-Cloud World

Michael Bushong Commentary
  • Enterprises will need to break down traditional silos in order to achieve the agility benefits of a multi-cloud environment.
    By Michael Bushong , 7/06/2018