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( Apr 03, 2015 )
There are other considerations beyond the cost of an EVO:RAIL appliance when investigating the viability of this system for your data center.
The EVO:RAIL hyper-converged appliance that runs on VMware software has a few caveats potential customers should keep in mind.
With EVO:RAIL, VMware banks on customers who want one stop when they need help with their hyper-converged infrastructure appliance.
Learn more about data deduplication, which cleans up repeated content, freeing up valuable storage space.
A Windows Server 2003 vulnerability won't receive a fix in the latest batch of Patch Tuesday updates.
Microsoft divulged details on Windows Update for Business, a new option to help admins control when Windows 10 client devices receive updates by distinguishing update rings.
Organizations often have to move workloads from one Google Compute Engine instance to another. So how should IT pros plan for such a move?
With a range of service offerings, the SoftLayer cloud platform is central to IBM's cloud strategy. But what options are under the SoftLayer umbrella?
When costs of higher-IO workloads escalated in public cloud, media company Ooyala turned to a managed OpenStack private cloud.
Session presenters, attendees and the CEO of Citrix had a lot to say at Synergy 2015.Take a look at some memorable quotes from the user conference.
Citrix Receiver lets users connect from almost any device to their virtual applications and desktops. It's important that they have the most recent version of the client so they can take reap the benefits of new features.
You can use Windows Server-based desktops to bypass Windows licensing complexity, but you may have app compatibility issues to content with instead.
A new Uptime Institute assessment gives IT a system of benchmarks to improve efficiency and sustainability.
Advances in Ethernet cabling -- along with smart Ethernet controller silicon -- will enable more bandwidth choices and faster networks in the near future.
New standards mean more bandwidth and versatility for tomorrow's Ethernet networks, whether in 25, 40, 50 or 100 GigE deployments.