Infrastructure Optimization

Remapping the Data Center
Through careful planning and consolidation, businesses are improving efficiencies and lowering costs.
How IT Helped One Firm Gain the Competitive Edge
Combining pervasive virtualization and automated management tools helped save costs and deliver flexible new services.
How to Build Efficiencies Using Data Center Convergence
Creating pools of server, storage and networking capacity consolidates systems, increases utilization and cuts costs.
New Windows Intune Release Expands Mobile-Device Management
Microsoft’s cloud-based management solution helps businesses manage IT easily with newest features.
Review: Symantec Endpoint Protection.cloud
The software provider’s hosted security service offers a broad range of services at an affordable price.
Terry Bradshaw Is Coming to the Cloud
Former NFL star and sports commentator will explore cloud computing on his TV show.
How to Optimize the WAN for Virtual Desktops and Video Conferencing
Use these tips to maximize the performance of company WANs.
Review: Tripp Lite SNMP Web Card
This card turns UPSs into managed devices that administrators can track as part of the network.
5 Tips for Managing Windows Servers More Efficiently
These tips can help admins automate tasks and better manage servers remotely.
5 Tips for Optimizing a Private Cloud Using DCIM
Cloud environments demand uptime and efficiency. Follow these steps to maximize both.
Why Zynga Shifted from the Public to a Private Cloud
As the social gaming company grew, it found that the public cloud wasn’t the best fit for the future.
Understanding the Role of Blade Servers
Flexibility and high availability are just two of the benefits that blade servers offer.

Security

Heartbleed: What Should Your... |
One of the biggest security vulnerabilities has almost every user and every industry...
Why Businesses Need a Next-G... |
Devices investigate patterns that could indicate malicious activity.
Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....

Storage

The New Backup Utility Proce... |
Just getting used to the Windows 8 workflow? Prepare for a change.
How to Perform Traditional W... |
With previous versions going unused, Microsoft radically reimagined the backup utility in...
5 Easy Ways to Build a Bette... |
While large enterprises have the resources of an entire IT department behind them, these...

Infrastructure Optimization

Businesses Must Step Careful... |
Slow and steady wins the race as businesses migrate IT operations to service providers,...
Why Cloud Security Is More E... |
Cloud protection services enable companies to keep up with security threats while...
Ensure Uptime Is in Your Dat... |
Power and cooling solutions support disaster recovery and create cost savings and...

Networking

Securing the Internet of Thi... |
As excitement around the connected-device future grows, technology vendors seek ways to...
How to Maximize WAN Bandwidt... |
Understand six common problems that plague wide area networks — and how to address them.
Linksys Makes a Comeback in... |
The networking vendor introduced several new Smart Switch products at Interop this week.

Mobile & Wireless

Mobility: A Foundational Pie... |
Other technologies rely on mobile computing, which has the power to change lives, Lextech...
Now that Office for iPad Is... |
After waiting awhile for Microsoft’s productivity suite to arrive, professionals who use...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.

Hardware & Software

Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....
New Challenges in Software M... |
IT trends such as cloud, virtualization and BYOD pose serious hurdles for software...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.