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Why Choose Enterprise Open Source Technologies?

The Open Source Movement has evolved from an ideology to a strategy. It once felt like a religion, so it’s easy to dismiss its practical side. You won’t be able to ignore its pragmatism for much longer because the enterprise software industry is at last adopting it....

Time to Let Go of Legacy Networks

If your network belongs on the endangered list alongside HTML 4 and Flash, you’re hobbling your data storage strategy and you’re not alone. Riverbed’s global survey of 2017 found that 85% of respondents were years away from getting their technology out of the dark...

Send in the Cloud: 92% of Data Center Traffic by 2020

Cisco predicts that global data centers will account for 15.3 zettabytes a year in 2020, and 92% of workloads will be cloud-based. This buzzing ecosystem will require innovative approaches competent enough to handle such drastic growth. In 2015, server densities were...

Do You Really Need an Enterprise Data Center?

When Ford decided to invest $200 million into a new data center, it had return on investment firmly in mind. As the smart car data explosion approaches, the automaker expects a 1000% increase in data volume. Smart cars will require the resources to process 200...

Datanomics of Digital Enterprises

The differences between a digital enterprise and a physical business continue to grow wider and wider. In the world of growing technology, more and more companies are shifting to a digital front, which is why understanding the datanomics of a digital enterprise is...

Hybrid Cloud vs. Multi-Cloud Solutions

In the world of data storage, there are all sorts of methods and seemingly even more ways to refer to these storage options. While it may seem like understanding the different forms of data storage requires a Ph.D. in computer science, it is possible to easily explain...

The Future of Hybrid Clouds

Planning for the future is an essential step every business needs to take. One element of future proofing a company revolves around upgrading and maintaining new technology. As data storage moves from on-site data centers to cloud based solutions, companies around the...

The Data Center Apocalypse: Nigh?

In years past, as a company grew, so too did its reliance on data storage. With more customers came more paperwork, files and records. All of this required additional storage space. For larger businesses and enterprises, on-site data centers became more and more...

4 Ways Business Intelligence Helps

Business intelligence software can assit organizations in ways they didn’t think possible. Here’s how companies are using business intelligence to help both their staff and clients. Process Unstructured Data Aflac has acquired the Hadoop Appliance to handle their...

Robotic Process Automation in Business

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is technology that makes certain procedures function automatically. RPA can range from generating automatic email-responses to processing airline ticket refunds like American Express Global Business Travel does. How RPA Works Using RPA...