Wall Street Rethinking Data Center Hardware

Data Center Knowledge

US financial services giants shifting to open hardware approach pioneered by internet giants Read More. Blades Enterprise Featured Open Compute

Yes, the cloud is replacing enterprise hardware and software

David Linthicum

The trend is clear: The more public cloud services that are sold, the more traditional enterprise hardware and software vendors shrink. I''ve been making this accretion prediction for years. However, until recently, it''s not been readily apparent. Now it is. read more. Cloud Computing The Industry Standard Cloud computing

Open Compute Hardware Not Cheap Enough for Enterprises

Data Center Knowledge

Risk-averse enterprise IT shops don’t see a compelling enough price difference to adopt OCP Read More. Enterprise Facebook Featured Open Compute

The Endpoint Imperative: In a Software World, Hardware Does Matter

Cloud Musings

Hardware matters. Intel’s Sarah Wieskus joins The End Point Imperative: A Podcast series from Intel to discuss the importance of stable, optimized hardware in today’s digital world. The topic for this episode is "In A Software World Hardware Does Matter."

Forget Hardware, Forget Software, Forget the Infrastructure

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing Data Center Strategies Enterprise FeaturedBusiness users think IT is there to say “no,” and it’s IT’s job to change that Read More.

The rise of the ODMs: Should the branded hardware suppliers be worried?

Computer Weekly

The use of ODM datacentre hardware makes good economic sense for the hyperscale providers, but what about everyday enterprises

Hardware In An Era Of Software-Defined Storage

Chuck's Blog - EMC

While many of us are enamored by the vision of a software-defined data center (SDDC), we also know that hardware will still be a very important consideration: how much, how efficient, how fast, etc. Hardware Matters. I can think of a few by myself :)  Software Shapes Hardware.

HPE’s Gen10 Servers Will Have Security Drilled into Silicon

Data Center Knowledge

Design Hardware Hewlett Packard Enterprise SecurityThe company's custom silicon enables security at the firmware level. Read More.

Uptime in Space and Under the Sea

Data Center Knowledge

Design Featured Hardware Hewlett Packard Enterprise Microsoft Power and CoolingHow computers deployed in space and on the ocean floor may end up improving your bank's server farm. Read More.

Young Turks in the Enterprise

The Investing Edge

Ascent strives to anticipate long term technology trends within the enterprise, so it’s worth commenting how these collegians’ slightly older peers have redefined enterprise IT. Many enterprises now enable employees to use their own computers and smartphones.

Bracket Computing: Enterprise grade cloud management


Bracket Computing created the world’s first Cloud Virtualization System with the development of its Computing Cell in 2011, with the ultimate goal of delivering enterprise computing that is driven by business needs, not hardware limitations.

Cloud, Agile and What Startups Can Teach the Enterprise


Until the Agile Manifesto challenged the accepted waterfall-based development model, software creation borrowed most of its processes from that of hardware. But those older, hardware-like methodologies failed to take advantage of software’s biggest benefit: that it’s soft. Software engineering is still a young discipline. What has emerged in the last 15 to 20 years is […]. CTO News

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Hardware In An Era Of Software-Defined Everything - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Hardware In An Era Of Software-Defined Everything.   While that's quite true, there's a much smaller group who sees something far more impactful -- a complete re-thinking of cloud-scale IT infrastructures: both software and hardware. mobile enterprise. Chucks Blog.

Latest AWS Price Cuts Target the Enterprise - and the Competition.

Data Center Knowledge

Latest AWS Price Cuts Target the Enterprise – and the Competition. Latest AWS Price Cuts Target the Enterprise – and the Competition. Given that IBM strengthened its position with “born on cloud” companies through its acquisition of SoftLayer , it makes sense that Amazon would continue to try to push upmarket, towards the enterprise, given its strengths with startups. AWS wants to win over the enterprise. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events.

Enterprise IT in 2020

Chuck's Blog - EMC

  Recently, I was asked to present my personal thoughts around what enterprise IT might look like in 2020.    In some regards, six years is a relatively short time in enterprise IT.   SOA was the sweetheart of enterprise architects. 

HPE Rolls Out The Machine Prototype, Its Version of the Future of Computing

Data Center Knowledge

Design Hardware Hewlett Packard EnterpriseSingle-address space 40-node cluster has 160 terabytes of memory Read More.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA Now Available on AWS


Just announced Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA has expanded their availability to Amazon Web Services (AWS). What this now allows is more deployment options for customer’s big data workloads, adding more choices to an ecosystem of hardware and cloud configurations. Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA offers an open, integrated and highly available platform. Samsung and Red Hat team on mobile enterprise apps (fortune.com).

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Open Compute and the Enterprise

Data Center Knowledge

Data Center Knowledge spoke with him about Open Compute hardware in the enterprise space. This month at the Orlando Data Center World conference, Craig Finch, Principal Consultant, Rootwork InfoTech, will participate on a panel called,"Open Compute: Not Just Hyperscale Anymore." Read More. Events Open Compute

NYI Introduces Peak-Powered Enterprise Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

Colocation and maanged services provider NYI has partnered with Peak (formerly PeakColo) to launch of NYI Cloud, a new service offering VMware vCloud solutions running on enterprise-class hardware.

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The infrastructure bricks are the future of enterprise data centers

Virtualized Greek

Network PC & Server Hardware I’ve always felt the current flavors of hyper-converged bricks are incomplete. The focus is on storage and compute with no solid consideration for networking. In my opinion to be considered a converged infrastructure you have to offer storage, compute and.

Solarflare: Revolutionizing the way enterprises scale, manage and secure data centers


Solarflare is a leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O software and hardware that facilitate the acceleration, monitoring and security of network data. Research Team. With this post we are initializing our coverage of Solarflare.

12 hardware and software vulnerabilities you should address now

Network World

It's not a stretch to say that most organizations have at least some old hardware and software still in use. Walker White, president of BDNA, a company that tracks and analyzes end-of-life (EOL) data for hardware, software and medical devices, says that the main problem with out-of-date software and legacy hardware is that once they pass their EOL cycle, the vendor no longer maintains or supports the products, resulting in security vulnerabilities and risk to organizations.

Next-Gen Enterprise Tech: How AR & VR Are Pushing New Boundaries

The Investing Edge

Though a current challenge proves that demand for VR hardware and content currently outweighs supply, it’s likely this problem will be short lived. While still in early stages, there are already many enterprise use cases paving the way forward.

Next-Gen Enterprise Tech: How AR & VR Are Pushing New Boundaries

The Investing Edge

Though a current challenge proves that demand for VR hardware and content currently outweighs supply, it’s likely this problem will be short lived. While still in early stages, there are already many enterprise use cases paving the way forward.

MicroSoft: Still dominating in enterprise office automation


All enterprise professionals should continue to track MicroSoft ( NASDAQ:MSFT ). We focus most of our energy tracking smaller, more disruptive firms since most enterprise technologists will know how to get updates on MicroSoft, but like the other Tech Titans we track we have to keep an eye out for surprises. The Company also designs and sells hardware, and delivers online advertising to the customers. Bob Gourley.

Oracle Corporation: Addressing enterprise IT infrastructure


The Company's businesses include cloud and on-premise software, hardware and services. Its hardware business consists of two segments, including hardware products and hardware support. Bob Gourley. Oracle ( NYSE:ORCL ) is one of the most widely known Tech Titans , and at a $169B market cap has plenty on hand to continue innovating and acquiring new capabilities. They will be around.

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When Enterprise IT Met Macroeconomics - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

When Enterprise IT Met Macroeconomics. I came across a fascinating read that juxtaposes two of my favorite subjects: enterprise IT and macroeconomics. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference When Enterprise IT Met Macroeconomics : Comments. mobile enterprise.

Security and Windows 10 Will Cross Paths for Enterprises


Last year, Enterprise IT was dramatically shaped by the influx of security breaches, data leaks and a new wave of hackers. and that Windows 10 was better than the Enterprise could have imagined. This year, two of 2014’s biggest stories will intersect as security and Windows 10 prepare to re-shape the Enterprise. A caveat to the growing security threat is the equally swelling anticipation for Windows 10 amongst Enterprise decision makers. By Deepak Kumar.

Mobile Enterprise – Beyond the Fundamentals

CIO Dashboard

In my last post about going mobile in the enterprise I talked about some fundamentals for going mobile in your business. Mobile innovation is no longer being driven by the enterprise; it’s being driven by the customer. But my money is on less control by the enterprise, not more.

The Mindset of a Mobile Ready Enterprise

CIO Dashboard

A company’s biggest challenge in making the transition to a mobile ready enterprise is fighting the “we’ve always done it this way” mentality. There are three things technology leaders should consider as they begin to prepare for the evolving mobility enterprise.

Keeping Pace With the Cloud: How Enterprise Data Centers Can Compete

Data Center Knowledge

New developments in hardware and software can rearchitect enterprise data centers for a service-oriented world, according to Intel''s Shannon Pouline, who gave the keynote at Data Center World in Orlando.

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What I Mean When I Say "Enterprise Storage" - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

« Enterprise Storage Heats Up – Again! What I Mean When I Say "Enterprise Storage". The recent announcement of the VMAX 10K brought up an interesting discussion for us storage folks: what -- exactly -- might "enterprise storage" be? mobile enterprise.

X15 Software Launches X15 Enterprise: A Hadoop-based machine data management solution


X15 Software Launches X15 Enterprise. X15 Enterprise helps companies accelerate their machine data management deployments by providing an end-to-end solution for ingesting, indexing, searching and analyzing machine data. By Bob Gourley. Editor’s note: X15 is new and exciting.

Crypto-currencies and their promise for enterprise technology professionals


As advanced applications are developed that leverage the capabilities that make Bitcoin possible, enterprise technologists will be able to tap into new capabilities for security and functionality. CTOvision will cover more on Bitcoin and related technologies with our focus on helping enterprise executives understand the power of this new capability. Bob Gourley. Bitcoin is hot right now.

3 Major Business Benefits of Enterprise Apps


Information Technology Blog - - 3 Major Business Benefits of Enterprise Apps - Information Technology Blog. They could do so by using these enterprise apps to improve efficiency. Boost Productivity with Enterprise Apps.