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Author Archives: Ilissa MIller

SIOS DataKeeper Clustering Software Enables Gulliver International to Move Internal IT Systems to Amazon Web Services Safely

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– Jerry Melnick, COO, SIOS Technology Corp, says: Gulliver International is a leading pre-owned car company based in Tokyo with 420 locations throughout Japan. Over the next four years, the company plans to expand into a global business with 1600 stores worldwide. To ensure its IT infrastructure can accommodate this rapid growth, the company is migrating all of its internal ... Read More »

Delivering the Next-Generation Content Delivery Network

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– Joanna Styczen, Technical Writing Director, iMiller Public Relations, says: In today’s content-driven world, a high-performance Content Delivery Network (CDN) is critical to business success. According to the Aberdeen Group, a one-second delay in webpage load time results in a 7% loss in conversions, 11% fewer page views and a 16% decrease in customer satisfaction.  End-users and content providers around ... Read More »

UDP Multicast is Disabled in the Public Cloud

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UDP Multicast – Sam Mitchell, Senior Cloud Solutions Architect at CohesiveFT While not on the top of the list for sexy new lingo, UDP multicast is a vital part of data center networking that is being left out of the cloud conversation. Multicast helps to create and connect High Performance Computing (HPC) grids, for example.  Essentially, multicast is the bullhorn ... Read More »

Professional Services is the Key to Success

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– Stephen Spector, HP Social Strategist promoting the global HP Cloud portfolio, says: When considering a cloud solution for your business needs which of the following options makes the most sense: Ignore your IT department, select a public cloud and immediately deploy the applications and data you need in the cloud Meet with your IT department, create a plan to meet ... Read More »

The Cloud’s Effect on Procurement

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  The Cloud’s Effect on Procurement – Dave Bowen, CEO, MM4 and Managing Director, Procurement Services, Xchanging Americas Cloud hosting has rapidly shifted from an expensive thing of the future to an affordable and increasingly attractive business solution. Price wars between giants like Google and Amazon, and the emergence of a growing number of smaller players have driven prices down, ... Read More »

Is my Business prepared to Move to Cloud?

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– Stan Roach, Chief Customer Officer at Agiliron, says: The next battle for market share is not online—it’s in the cloud. With the major cloud players and startups competing neck-and-neck to outbid each other and introduce better technology to make cloud computing even more attractive, businesses have never had it so good. As CRN magazine reports, 2014 will see businesses spending upward of $ 100 ... Read More »

Insight on Developing a Data Center Skillset

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Data Center Skillset Founder and CEO of Compass Datacenters, Chris Crosby, is a noted speaker at theCritical Facilities Summit, on September 29th through October 1st at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, N.C. The Critical Facilities Summit recently spoke with Crosby about the role of data center facility professionals and how that role has evolved over the years. Crosby’s presentation will provide insight ... Read More »

Cross-Regional Data Integration for the New Age of Data Centers

Cross-Regional Data Integration

Cross-Regional Data Integration – Frank Huerta, CEO, TransLattice, says: Like any industry, the database sector sometimes sets and sometimes follows the newest trends. These trends appear due to technology innovations either within the database sector or in a related field, creating disruptions that spur more innovation. At times, the hype surrounding a trend is unwarranted and soon fades. At other ... Read More »

The New Requirements for App Delivery

Requirements for App Delivery

Requirements for App Delivery – Lori MacVittie, senior technical marketing manager at F5 Networks (www.f5.com), says: Application delivery, as defined as its own little corner of the network industry, has been fairly focused on assuring the performance, security and availability of applications since its inception back around 2003. Oh, the ways in which those three core tenets have been supported by application ... Read More »

Workspace-as-a-Service Innovator Sees 330% Growth in 2014 with Cloud Workspace Suite

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  Workspace-as-a-Service – Seth Bostock, President and COO of IndependenceIT, says: With the increasing demand for mobile and device-independent access to applications and data, organizations are seeking competitive solutions to capitalize on these requirements and further improve infrastructure. Businesses are also demanding greater scalability and agility for workplace IT that allows users to work anywhere, anytime and on any device. The ... Read More »

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