What to Look for in Midrange All-Flash Storage Arrays

Midsize organizations tend to have lower storage requirements than large enterprises, and are concerned about storage costs, ease of management and data migration. That doesn’t mean they’re willing to sacrifice performance, scalability and business continuity, which traditionally has required tradeoffs when considering mid-range storage platforms. Now Dell EMC is expanding its industry-leading midrange storage portfolio with […]

Dell EMC Unveils PowerEdge 14th Generation Servers

According to the recent ESG 2017 IT Transformation Maturity Curve study, organizations that have achieved the most progress in their digital transformation initiatives are seven times more likely to view IT as a competitive differentiator. These initiatives prioritize modern infrastructure that can improve security and efficiency while enabling innovation to support new business models. With […]

Why the WAN Should Be Software-Defined and Incorporate 4G LTE

Internet access now accounts for a large portion of enterprise WAN traffic, forcing organizations to rethink WAN design. The traditional hub-and-spoke model, in which traffic from branch locations is backhauled to the centralized data center via Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) connections, is no longer efficient. Organizations are faced with adding more and more bandwidth — […]

If 2016 Was the Year of Ransomware, Just Wait for 2017

  Nobody would argue that 2016 was the year of ransomware, which tops many lists of the greatest security concerns in the enterprise. According to Kaspersky Lab, a ransomware infection happened every 30 seconds during the third quarter of 2016. The FBI even released a technical guidance document to help organizations protect their networks from […]

AirWatch and the Evolution of Enterprise Mobility Management

Perceptions and expectations surrounding enterprise mobility are shifting. When employees first began using their smartphones and tablets for work — the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) phenomenon — there were widespread concerns about security, regulatory compliance and data protection. Those concerns still exist, but they are balanced by a desire to optimize the productivity of […]