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Red Hat Virtualization: The Now and the Next!

Exciting News about Virtualization!  Red Hat Virtualization 4.4, the latest update to a mature and trusted virtualization solution for traditional virtual machine (VM)-based workloads, is now available. As the established virtualization landscape shifts towards...

Printers: an Unlikely Ally in Automation

For a lot of businesses, automation takes a halt when paper documents must be digitized. Technology that scans and analyzes paper documents often needs heavy employee intervention, is difficult to use, and doesn’t integrate with workflow software easily. Today, this...

Hospitals and the Cloud

“…in 10 years, I think the data centers will mostly be in the cloud.” Paul Butler, director of Top Tier Consulting, is one of many who believe healthcare IT is changing. Some suggest ridding of data centers all together, and others are considering hybrid solutions of...

Does Automation Kill Jobs?

Does Automation Kill Jobs?

Some small businesses deter from automation out of fear that software will soon replace humans, leading to job loss. But experience proves that automation only helps employees work more efficiently. Automation Today According to IBM’s Institute of Business Value...

Customer Service and the Cloud

Customer service support centers are considering using the Cloud to expedite problems and solutions. At the forefront of this is contact center vendor Five9. Simplifying Customer Service During Five9’s CXSummit, executive vice president Gaurav Passi spoke about how...

Moving Forward Risk-Free

Many businesses desire to automate. They want to utilize software, Cloud services, and other tech platforms they see their competitors using. They also see hacking and data breech headlines every day, from Facebook to Yahoo. It’s possible, though, for businesses to...

Red Hat Among Top 3 Open Source Contributors

Infoworld recently revealed that Red Hat is among the top three contributors in open source leadership. This news is outstanding considering they have fewer engineers than Google and Microsoft. The company is fully committed to open source, meaning every Red Hat...

Cloud Computing News: Red Hat Partners with Amazon

The tech industry is bustling with innovative cloud vendors, but the cutting-edge nature of the industry creates unique problems: Can your vendor evolve quickly enough to keep up with cloud computing’s advancement? Can their innovation keep up with consumer demand? Do...

How to Choose Between Public, Private or Hybrid Cloud Solutions

Once upon a time, cloud storage was an optional, if abstract, luxury. Today, the once obscure startup, Dropbox, has become wildly successful. Today’s cloud solutions are personalized, giving you the best of private and public, packaged in a solution that fits your...

Understanding DevOps

DevOps has become a buzzword in the IT industry and, like most emerging trends, it’s heaving with myths and misunderstandings. It stands for development operations and merges two broad IT functions: software development and systems administration. Developer tasks...