Enterprise data storage management
- May 07, 2008
Data center construction comes with a host of tough problems. Finding the right place is challenge No. 1. Here are tips to help you vet your location.
- April 30, 2008
After Hurricane Katrina another whirlwind began. A Mississippi bank, with expertise from SunGard, built a $16 million data center for the long haul.
- March 13, 2008
CIO leadership and technology capabilities move needle from IT as cost center to strategic partner.
- March 11, 2008
An IT attorney makes the case that improving the acquisition process improves your project's chances for success. First step: Know how you want to structure the deal from Day 1.
- March 06, 2008
Fusion 2008 keynote: Companies can use IT to compete by creating differences that matter to their customers and market -- but only if they deliver distinctive, not generic, IT.
- March 03, 2008
Consolidated storage is efficient. But what about effectively managing all that data? With platform-agnostic management tools and new technologies, such as virtualization, deduplication and thin provisioning, the divide between efficiency and ...
- December 12, 2007
Pressured by lobbyists, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger appoints veteran IT exec Teresa Takai as the Golden State's first statewide CIO. Better haul out that suit of armor, say analysts.
- November 29, 2007
A data center energy efficiency expert offers 10 tips for reducing energy consumption in the data center at the 2007 Gartner Data Center Conference.
- October 26, 2007
CIOs in California's line of fire show the importance of a well-tested technology strategy in times of peril. Another insight? The move from centralized to distributed workplaces, like the Internet itself, helps ensure continuity because there is no...
- October 25, 2007
Surging energy costs and demands for space mean CIOs are getting squeezed as providers of hosted data centers jack up their prices.
- October 12, 2007
Gartner Inc. picks the technologies that are likely to have the biggest impact on your business in the next 18 to 36 months.
- September 26, 2007
A new study finds CFOs are deeply pessimistic about the U.S. economy. One bright spot: information technology.
- September 25, 2007
At AFCOM's Data Center World, technical architect Doug Hall explains how capacity management and forecasting has enabled his company to grow at a rapid rate and earn executive support for data center construction.
- September 18, 2007
Waiting for vendors and government agencies to come in and solve your data center cooling and capacity issues is a big mistake, say experts speaking at a data center conference this week.
- September 04, 2007
Dell's second-quarter earnings aside, CIOs would do well to keep an eye on two things when it comes to the world's No. 2 computer maker: storage and professional services.