A Comparison: Low-voltage and Overlay Lighting Control Systems

Data Center Knowledge

Here''s a comparison: low-voltage and overlay lighting control systems. How efficiently are you deploying lighting in your environment? Read More. White Papers CommScope

Wholesale Mortgage Rates Comparison


The post Wholesale Mortgage Rates Comparison appeared first on Information Technology Blog. In the market to buy a home? Here are some good tools to help you find loans and calculate your mortgage payment. Mortgage News Daily.

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Delta: Data Center Outage Cost Us $150M

Data Center Knowledge

Price tag extraordinarily high in comparison to data center industry average Read More. Downtime Enterprise

What’s The Difference Between Oracle ROWNUM vs Oracle ROW_NUMBER?

Complete IT Professional

oracle comparison function Oracle SQLHave you seen ROWNUM and ROW_NUMBER in Oracle and wondered what the difference is? Learn what they are and the differences between Oracle ROWNUM vs Oracle ROW_NUMBER in this article. What Is Oracle ROWNUM? You might think that ROWNUM is a function in Oracle. However, it’s not a function. It’s a “pseudocolumn” It acts like […].

Which IaaS Provider is Cheapest? Which One Has More Configurations, Locations?

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Spectator attempts a cost comparison keeping the use case in mind Read More. Clouds often have an advantage over competitors with specific use cases. Cloud Computing

Harnessing the Rise of Hybrid IT

Data Center Knowledge

The ISG cloud comparison index highlighted that prices between major public cloud providers vary by up to 35 percent. Public cloud is not always cheaper for businesses running their own internal IT infrastructure. Read More. Industry Perspectives

VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-A-Glance

IT Pros Rock!

Added ability to Download this technical comparison article as a Whitepaper for reviewing offline. Thanks for sharing your feedback to make this technical comparison a more useful resource!

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VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-a-Glance

IT Pros Rock!

IT Pros have been very interested in learning about the pros and cons presented by each offering – particularly because the total cost of Windows Server 2012 R2 + System Center 2012 R2 can be quite attractive in comparison to VMware’s offerings.

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VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-A-Glance

IT Pros Rock!

Added ability to Download this technical comparison article as a Whitepaper for reviewing offline. Thanks for sharing your feedback to make this technical comparison a more useful resource!

How Messaging Adds Value When Integrated with Other Applications

IT Toolbox

My last post in this series presented a comparison of use cases for VoIP and messaging, and that goes a long way to understanding where the latter fits into the collaboration value proposition. Both modes are important for collaboration, and decision-makers need to recognize


TechTalk Episode 5: Comparing Interop to VMWorld

Virtualized Greek

I attended my first Interop last week and I was surprised by the conference in comparison to a vendor specific conference such VMworld. I attended my first Interop ([link] last week and I was surprised by the conference in comparison to a vendor specific conference such VMworld. TechTalks Interop vmworld

10 Attributes of Data Driven Organizations

Social, Agile and Transformation

The Economist completed some key research on data driven organizations, Eleven percent of respondents state that, in comparison to peers, their organization makes “substantially” better use of data. If Self-Service BI is the practice, then part of the goal should be to become a Data Driven Organization?

Cloudyn Expands Support to Google Cloud Engine

Data Center Knowledge

The company has added GCE analytics support, including porting and comparisons with AWS. Cloudyn''s customer base is predominantly AWS users, but these customers are showing deep interest in Google Cloud Engine.

Nutanix and Scale: Two ends of the hyper-converged market

Virtualized Greek

An example of two different systems positioned at different markets is a comparison between Nutanix and Scale Computing. The hyper-converged infrastructure has two completely different ends of the spectrum when it comes to potential end-users.

Liveblog: Deploying Containerized OpenStack: Challenges & Tools Comparison

Scott Lowe

This is a liveblog for an OpenStack Summit session on containerized OpenStack and a comparison of the tools used for containerized OpenStack. Following the comparison—which was useful—Kothari moves back into discussing how the use of containers will help (something that was discussed extensively earlier in the presentation). The speaker is Jaivish Kothari, from NEC Technologies.

Google fined €2.4bn by European Commission for abusing internet search dominance

Computer Weekly

Company’s practices amount to an abuse of its dominant position in general internet search, stifling competition in comparison shopping, says European Commission

PayPal and Groupon Go All In With Node.js

Data Center Knowledge

Many have watched it speed application development and lower memory utilization in comparison with more traditional programming languages. Developers at staid technology companies such as eBay and PayPal have seen the perks of developing with the hip server-side JavaScript runtime Node.js. Technology

£200 million fund can speed up demand for speedy FTTP broadband

Computer Weekly

The value of the government’s £200m broadband fund should not be measured in monetary terms, but in terms of demand generation, says Lyndsey Burton, founder of comparison site Choose.co.uk

VMware or Microsoft? Community Follow-up to Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

IT Pros Rock!

Thanks very much for all of the passionate feedback and input on my original technical comparison article, VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-A-Glance !

Get what you deserve: What cloud jobs pay

David Linthicum

As a comparison, non-architect-related jobs garner lower rates, with devops engineer at $97,135 and software engineer at $95,962. Thanks to compensation consultancy PayScale, we now have salary figures for a variety of cloud jobs , with ranges for roles, company size, and years of experience. So, what’s hot and what’s not? If you want to make the most money from your cloud job, the best-paid positions are: enterprise IT (cloud) architect, with a median salary of $138,051.

SQL: Vive La Difference De Table

IT Toolbox

Comparison with the Parisienne SQL

Is Computer Data Storage Complex? It Depends

Storage IO Blog

I often get asked, or, told that computer data storage is complex with so many options to choose from, apples to oranges comparison among other things. backup BC and DR big data Cloud converged Education food fun I/O Networking IT Infrastructure Topics little data object storage perspective post server ssd Storage Architecture and Access tools Travel virtualization storage storage decision making

Who wins and who loses as the cloud moves out of IT

David Linthicum

If you're editing in the cloud, check out our comparison of cloud office suites. ]. Gartner says worldwide IT spending will total $3.5 trillion this year, a 0.5 percent decline from 2015. It won't get better over the next few years, with Gartner predicting that global IT spending will rise only 2 to 3 percent from 2017 to 2020. How can that be possible given the ever expanding importance of technology to modern business? Review: Office 365 fails at collaboration. |

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Apple iPad vs the Blackberry Playbook

Sean Daniel

and I thought it would be great to do a little bit of a comparison now that I’ve played with it for a bit. So let’s get down to business, my impressions and comparisons between the iPad (3rd generation) and the Playbook 2.0. This comparison is helpful.


Medical data: Accessible and irresistible for cyber criminals

Network World

Based on at least some price comparisons on the Dark Web – the underground online marketplace for cyber criminals – electronic health records (EHR) are not even close to premium goods. How valuable is personal healthcare data? Apparently it depends.

{Salesforce + Demandware}: DX Reactions and Predictions

Forrester IT

On paper, calling these two competitors is an apples and oranges comparison: Salesforce has a strong B2B, CRM heritage (although B2C client wins are increasing since the ExactTarget acquisition); whereas. Salesforce made its largest acquisition ever yesterday, acquiring Demandware for $2.8B. Reaction: At first glance these two software vendors compliment each other well because there is so little redundancy -- Demandware filling a commerce gap in the Salesforce portfolio.

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SQL: Table Differences II -- Inserts, Updates or Deletes?

IT Toolbox

Naturally there has to be a baseline query for comparisons

What’s The Biggest Data Security Threat In Your Business? The Answer Might Surprise You


But at the end of the day, these threats all pale in comparison to the damage that can be caused by a simple attack on an unprotected, unpatched system. William Hayles. As an admin, it’s your job to be paranoid. But you might be worrying about the wrong things.

Media Access Control (MAC) Standards for CSMA/CD

IT Toolbox

The most frequently used analogy is the comparison of a CSMA/CD-based LAN with a group discussion. With a CSMA/CD system, collisions are assumed to be a normal operational occurrence. In such a discussion, each member of the group listens for an opportunity to be heard. On some occasions, however, two or more members will attempt to speak at the same time. In such a situation, other members will hear

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On Competing

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Getting good comparison data on things like performance, cost, feature sets, etc. Unfortunately, some companies have blanket restrictions in their EULAs against publishing any form of performance or feature comparison, which is unfortunate.

Is Docker Gluten Free? – Click bait

Virtualized Greek

If you are familiar with both products, you will think it a silly comparison. As you might have imagined, this post has nothing to do with Docker. I authored a post comparing Docker to VMware vSphere. If you are only. General

RSA 2017: Anticipating network security chatter

Network World

While data breaches get front page, above-the-fold headlines, DDoS attacks remain relatively invisible by comparison. Earlier this week, I wrote about my expectations for endpoint security at the upcoming RSA Conference. Similarly, here’s what I anticipate hearing about regarding network security: 1. DDoS protection. This is puzzling because DDoS attacks happen almost daily.

Managing Your Hybrid Cloud

Cloud Musings

A recent Cloud Tech article explained that while public cloud offers considerable cost savings in comparison to private or on-premises based alternatives, there may also be significant hidden costs.