Standardized, pre-assembled and integrated data center modules, also referred to in the data center industry as containerized or modular data centers, allow data center designers to shift their thinking from a customized "construction" mentality to a standardized "site integration" mentality.
A successful business case identifies such potential top-line gains as new market opportunities, revenue streams, and customer satisfaction. It's also important to demonstrate the potential for bottom-line reductions, including cost savings, productivity enhancements, and efficiencies. Find out what IT leaders had to say about VNS in a recent IDG survey.
Business executives are challenging their IT staffs to convert data centers from cost centers into producers of business value. Data centers can make a significant impact to the bottom line by enabling the business to respond more quickly to market demands.
Small server rooms and branch offices are typically unorganized, unsecure, hot, unmonitored, and space constrained. These conditions can lead to system downtime or, at the very least, lead to "close calls" that get management's attention. Practical experience with these problems reveals a short list of effective methods to improve the availability of IT operations within small server rooms and branch offices.
Whether you know it or not, your IT workforce is undergoing a steady but in some ways very profound transformation. The required skill sets are advancing, the structure of the department is evolving, even the people themselves are changing - think more millennial, less boomer. These five feature stories, selected by the editors of Computerworld, are designed to give you fresh ideas for keeping your IT workforce competitive in a fast-moving world.
Digital collaboration is supposed to make work easier, right? But if the tools that are supposed to make working together simple don't actually boost productivity and efficiency, what's the point? View this infographic and read the top 5 things every Digital Workplace needs for today's connected world.
According to IDG's most recent Cloud Computing study, cloud continues to expand as a significant force fortifying the always-on enterprise. In fact, 28% of total IT spending is earmarked for cloud investments and it's having an enabling impact on communication and collaboration, especially when it comes to agility and affordability.
Gain control over the flood of unstructured data. In this webcast, you'll hear how a Data Lake efficiently consolidates all your unstructured data within a single data fabric.