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Content tagged with Data Center posted in January 2013
The VMware Write Cache Challenge, Solved
Commentary  |  1/31/2013  | 
Server-side write caching can help improve storage network performance. Here's what you need to know.
Microsoft Surface Pro Storage Snafu: Does It Matter?
News  |  1/31/2013  | 
Windows 8 takes up about 70% of the 64-GB Surface Pro's storage. Will this factor into the tablet's BYOD potential?
VMware Earnings, Examined
News  |  1/28/2013  | 
Reorganization looms as VMware pursues its vision of the software-defined data center.
Would You Buy $800, 128-GB iPad?
News  |  1/28/2013  | 
Hints from iOS 6.1 beta, iTunes suggest a higher-capacity iPad on deck for later this year.
Cisco's Private Cloud: Pain And Profit
News  |  1/23/2013  | 
Cisco's four-year effort to reduce costs and increase agility through a private cloud deployment pays off.
Why Your Data Center Costs Will Drop
Commentary  |  1/22/2013  | 
Here's how to take advantage of the latest technologies to boost server efficiency as well as performance.
How A Boutique Law Firm Handles Big Data
News  |  1/9/2013  | 
Like other small and midsize businesses, boutique law firm Thomas Horstemeyer capitalizes on its agility to stay ahead of rapidly growing data requirements.
5 Things VMware Should Do In 2013
Commentary  |  1/4/2013  | 
VMware's vision of the software-defined data center is still a long ways off and hard to achieve, but these steps will take it closer to its goals.
Hard Truths About Cloud Differences
Commentary  |  1/3/2013  | 
Every medium- to large-sized company must understand today's different cloud computing approaches -- and pitfalls.

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