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IBM has revealed it is opening a digital support centre in Dublin to deal with the new ways users and partners want to communicate with the vendor
Gartner has found that a lack of in-house skills at a customer level is helping drive more demand for outsourced business analytics service
Brocade brings in technology veteran to guide cloud, SDN and NFV strategies across EMEA
The new breed of born-in-the-cloud partners have some overlap with traditional partners but are square pegs in the round holes of traditional channel partner programs.
Channel companies see agility, scalability and cost benefits from working cloud services into their business operations. Smaller channel partners lead the pack with internal cloud adoption.
Consolidation within the infrastructure as a service market may put channel partners into difficult positions. The bottom line, according to experts: Be prepared. Ask yourself how an M&A could impact your customer relationships.
News roundup: City-sponsored situational awareness software use at a music festival illustrates the importance of enterprise surveillance strategy evaluation. Plus: Apache Tomcat upgrade; OpenSSL security policy; and call center security concerns.
Experts say the latest security breach of the Healthcare.gov website was caused by lacking security process maturity, downplaying the importance of website security testing.
Facebook's director of security operations says women can have successful careers in information security, and more diversity can help shift the playing field toward security defenders rather than attackers.
Juniper's IT analytics product, Cloud Analytics Engine, collects and crunches network and application data to improve network operations.
SN blogs: This week, analysts discuss the future of physical networking, the networking benefits midmarket companies enjoy and security challenges fueled by cloud and mobility applications.
An expert discusses the importance of including quality of service across the network.
HGST embraces NVMe spec for flash while boosting capacity of its helium-filled hard drives in rollout of HDD and solid-state storage products.
Caching and tiering are both good ways to speed up data access. Analyst Colm Keegan explains the factors to consider when deciding between the two.
Anticipated year-over-year capacity growth of 24% and the need to boost the performance of existing applications is driving new SAN storage systems.
HP surprised many this week when it acquired open source private cloud vendor Eucalyptus. The deal could be a boon to HP's private and hybrid cloud strategies.
Microsoft is the latest cloud provider to suffer an outage and send the IT world into a state of frenzy. Customers are questioning the capabilities of cloud computing, but are they overreacting?
Apple's iCloud was public enemy No. 1 after a hack compromised private photos of celebrities, including Kate Upton and Jennifer Lawrence. David Linthicum discusses the iCloud breach and its impact on the cloud.
Containers and virtual machines both allow you to abstract the workload from the underlying hardware, but there are important differences in the two approaches that need to be taken into account.
There is no one-size-fits-all approach to designing a virtual server farm, but there are some simple formulas to help you build a scalable and reliable infrastructure.
Users had high hopes when VMware announced their new hyper-converged infrastructure offering, EVO:RAIL. But questions still linger about its hardware partners.
Independent backup expert Brien Posey explains what you should know about backing up Linux VMs running on Microsoft Hyper-V.
There are a variety of ways to make sure you have backup redundancy. Independent backup expert Brien Posey explains in this tip.
ExaGrid gives its backup dedupe appliance an upgrade to improve its replication performance and work better with Veeam backup software.