A Guide to Private Cloud Security
With private cloud, IT can achieve virtually all the key benefits of the public cloud—such as resource pooling, self-service provisioning and elastic scalability—while asserting greater control over security, protection and compliance. Download this e-book to learn more.
Forrester Research – Disaster Recovery Exercises Fall Short of the Finish Line
Though many enterprises have advanced disaster recovery technologies put in place, they still fall short when it comes to actual preparedness due to a lack of formal processes and a strict regimen for exercising DR plans. This report details 10 tips for updating and improving your current DR exercise program to help you meet expected
Crash Insurance: Protect Your Business with Virtualization
Think that your business is safe from an IT outage caused by a natural or manmade disaster? Think again. Read this trend brief to learn more about potential risks to IT services and how a comprehensive disaster recovery plan is essential to keeping your systems up and running at all times.
Beyond Cost Savings: Four Compelling Reasons to Expand Virtualization of Your IT Environment
Cost savings is a key benefit of virtualization that you may have already experienced, but what else can be gained through expansion of your virtualized IT environment? In this eBook, find out how other VMware® customers have extended their virtualization deployment and have uncovered significant benefits, such as simplified IT management and reallocation of resources.
CSO – Cloud Security and Myths and Strategies Uncovered
This executive level paper highlights trends and findings from CIO’s 2011 Global Cloud Computing Adoption survey as it relates to Security and Compliance in the virtualized datacenter. Featured content includes debunked myths of securing cloud environments, how the secure cloud is a key business enabler for the CSO, as well as strategies for how to
The Business Case for Desktop Virtualization: Information Guide
Business Case for Desktop Virtualization – Information Guide: The end user computing landscape is evolving from an environment based primarily on personal computers running Windows applications to an environment where users: • Move between endpoint devices during the work day (desktop computers, laptops, tablets, and cell phones) • Expect to be able to stay connected
Quantifying the Business Value of VMware View
For this white paper, IDC performed an in-depth analysis of the business value of VMware View, defined as the expected ROI associated with the use of the solution as a platform for the targeted deployment of a virtual desktop infrastructure.
Powerful Data Protection with Deduplication 2.0
HP addresses four data protection challenges that affect nearly all of its customers in one way or another: Backup windows, Disaster recovery (DR), Remote office data protection, and Restore performance. HP’s federated Deduplication 2.0 capability provides a pay-as-you-grow model to help shrink your backup windows and improve your restore performance with speeds of up to
De-duplication appliances: Can HP put a dent in EMC’s hegemony?
The early days of the de-duplication target market could be characterized as the Wild West according to 451 Research, with a slew of startups shooting it out in an emerging market with tremendous potential. That phase was followed by a consolidation phase where the big guns acquired startups in a buy-is-better-than-build spree. A few smaller
IDG Tech Dossier “Density Makes the Difference”
Many IT pros find themselves conflicted between the need to meet enterprise demands of increased processing capacity for growing business-critical applications and trying to limit physical data center expansion. Luckily, by utilizing next-generation increased-density rack-and-blade servers, organizations can address growing demands for compute capacity while reducing costly and inefficient data center sprawl. Find out more
Future-Proofing Your Data Center Storage
The data captured in this Technology Adoption Profile from Forrester shows that the time is now for firms to reduce capital and operating expense through improved tools and processes where excess exists. Learn how investing in increased flexibility and automation can provide additional agility for businesses to respond to new opportunities quickly. Intel, the Intel