Industry Perspectives

Demystifying the Data Center Sourcing Dilemma

LAURA CUNNINGHAM<BR/>HP Technology ConsultingLAURA CUNNINGHAM
HP Technology Consulting

There are a spectrum of sourcing options to consider when selecting a data center, writes Laura Cunningham of HP Technology Consulting. And while each option has advantages and disadvantages, there are three key components that influence which solution is the best fit. Read More

Shedding Some Light on Shadow IT Management

TOM BICE<BR/>AttachmateTOM BICE
Attachmate

As BYOD and public cloud computing gain traction in the workplace more employees are adopting their own software and hardware without telling IT, writes Tom Bice of Attachmate. Rather than trying to squash all instances of shadow IT, put a plan in place to help manage it. Read More

The End of the Public Cloud’s Reign

KEAO CAINDEC<BR/>365 Data CentersKEAO CAINDEC
365 Data Centers

The demand for undifferentiated or unsupported IaaS seems to be waning, writes Keao Caindec of 365 Data Centers, with cloud-savvy businesses seeking a combination of managed cloud services, private cloud or colocation. Read More

Look Before You Leap to Converged Storage

JANAE LEE<BR/>QuantumJANAE LEE
Quantum

With the expanding number of converged solutions in the market, chances are you will find one that comfortably matches your needs, writes Janae Lee of Quantum. Here are three tips to consider when evaluating converged storage offerings. Read More

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