Saturday , 19 August 2017


What Every CEO Needs to Know About the Cloud

the Cloud

    – Andrew McAfee, principal research scientist at the Center for Digital Business in the MIT Sloan School of Management. says: In 2010 an IBM survey of more than 1,500 CEOs worldwide revealed a troubling gap: Close to 80% of them believed their environment would grow much more complex in the coming years, but fewer than half thought their companies were ... Read More »

ActiveBatch Extension Supports Technologies Inside and Outside of Microsoft Ecosystem

IT Automation

– Jim Manias, Vice President at Advanced Systems Concepts, says: Enterprises worldwide are increasingly using Microsoft’s System Center 2012 R2 as part of their data center to manage on-premises, service provider, and Microsoft Azure environments. Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI),maker of ActiveBatch® IT Automation Without BoundariesSM, makes life easier for IT administrators with itsarchitectural approach to IT Automation that minimizes time and ... Read More »

Key Differentiators in Multifactor Authentication

Multifactor Authentication

– David Hald, co-founder and chief relation officer, SMS PASSCODE, says: The term “designer” once meant that you were purchasing a product of high quality that had been thoughtfully created by a professional artisan. People coveted these products for that reason, and they had a reputation of luxury and durability. These days, the term is used almost indiscriminately as retailers ... Read More »

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

– 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

Content Delivery Network

– 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

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

professional services

– 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

  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?

move to cloud

– 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

Data Center Skillset

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 »

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