January 7th, 2020|

Speed Kills…

Gain a Competitive Advantage by Asking the Right Questions to Speed the ‘Idea to Delivery’ Process It is no secret that one of the many results of DevOps is Speed! Many are looking for ways to inject speed into the process of ‘idea to delivery,’ converting feedback from customers to response, and so on. These [...]

December 23rd, 2019|

Experts Weigh In on Trends Impacting IT Budget Planning for 2020

(IoT, automation, and cybersecurity have seats at the table again next year) CIOs have always had a lot to consider when planning their annual IT budgets, and strategies for next year may be even more complicated than usual. That’s because numerous political and macroeconomic trends such as trade wars, tariffs, the possibility of recession, and [...]

December 10th, 2019|

The Physics of DevOps

Consider the First Rule: Inertia In the beginning, there was calculus. And calculus kicked my ass. In fact, three distinct attempts at calculus in college netted me a single, sad, yet passing D+. For someone who considers himself above average in intelligence, these were three semesters of pure, unadulterated stubbornness with intermingled graphic episodes of [...]

November 26th, 2019|

Innovation Fueling Next Generation Security Advancements

Adding creative tools for a more powerful security framework– Video Series #3 Enterprises are making progress in executing a security architecture that addresses the modern environment of constant cyber threats coupled with an exponential increase in data flowing in from many sources. At Veristor’s Cybersecurity Tech Summit colleagues described how enterprises are adding creative tools [...]

November 19th, 2019|

Six Ways that Consumption-based IT Delivers Business Value

(and how this model streamlines IT operations so they can help the business succeed, too) Building and running infrastructure is no easy job – you’ve either got to build it from the ground up, buy it from the public cloud, or figure out how to combine the two, optimally and efficiently. There are certainly advantages [...]

October 29th, 2019|

Storage Made Radically Simple

Consider the Value of Integrated Storage Management that Sets Up in Minutes Traditionally, storage administration can be complex and tedious. Add to that the need for greater storage resiliency, performance and agility for your business-critical workloads and you have a mounting data management challenge. To be more competitive, and unlock innovation, you need a more [...]

October 22nd, 2019|

Top 9 Data Storage Trends to Watch – and Why

(it’s not all flash) Storage technology is silently making a major shift as it moves to an all-flash, AI-driven, software-defined, and automated model to better manage data protection systems. As a result, now is the perfect time to consider your existing storage infrastructure and if it needs a revamp to enable an environment that’s predictive, [...]

October 15th, 2019|

Edging Closer to Enhanced Productivity

(The keys to building and managing a more effective WAN) As a way to reduce network latency, Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) technology is gaining in popularity, enabling IT teams to move on-premises and cloud compute resources closer to the network edge. In the Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure, Gartner projects that by the [...]

October 8th, 2019|

How a Risk Assessment Can Protect Your Data—and Your Business

(try our sample checklist to see if your data is safe) Your business data is threatened by many types of risk – everything from natural disasters, data center outages, breaches by hackers, and even disgruntled employees. Mitigating the risk of data loss is all about reducing the exposure to threats. There are three standard questions [...]

October 1st, 2019|

How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Your Infrastructure Run Itself

(and free up your IT staff so they can focus on the business) It’s an understatement to say that managing infrastructure is not easy. If you are like most IT professionals, you’ve probably spent a great deal of time dealing with issues that disrupt your applications and business availability. You’ve likely also spent hours and [...]