IT departments want to shrink their list of suppliers -- but should it be longer? Cloud, mobility and big data have IT rethinking vendor selection.
It was all about openness at the Red Hat Summit 2014. From OpenShift to OpenStack to open source innovations, Red Hat was buzzing about the cloud.
IT teams can play heroes when database performance issues disrupt applications. Try these five tips for performance tuning before there's a problem.
Even as the software-defined data center marches forward, there is still good reason to keep VMware vCenter Server physical.
There are plenty of free performance monitoring tools, but take care in how you interpret results to make sure you understand the big picture.
Microsoft now offers a built in option for automation deployment called Desired State Configuration. DSC will make configuration management easier.
Without correct implementation and persistent monitoring, a resource pool can cause more problems than it solves.
Not all management tasks in a vSphere environment are handled from the vSphere client. Some require commands executed from ESXi Shell.
Starting with vSphere 5, VMware brought single sign-on functionality to vCenter to give administrators another way to manage identities.
If your device uses a configuration server, it might be a zero client. But it might not. Here’s how to find out.
Thin clients used to be the thinnest, but now zero clients are giving them a run for their money with almost no storage or configuration requirements.
Experts agree VDI adoption may never make it above the 20 percent mark, but you'll still have to deliver Windows applications to the other 80 percent of desktops.
It's important to get namespace planning right the first time. Otherwise, it's difficult -- or even impossible -- to change later.
IBM has steadily improved its social business suite and has it poised for a comeback. But can Domino and Notes break into new markets?
Securing Exchange Server is crucial for maintaining the end-user experience and protecting the enterprise.