Interop: Hybrid Clouds Will Rule
Public clouds and private clouds each offer distinct advantages, which is why businesses are likely to embrace both for the foreseeable future.
Interop: Social Media Should Be CIO Priority
Redefining ROI for social media as "return on influence" is crucial to deriving value for enterprises, according to Bruce Barnes CIO emeritus of Nationwide Financial Services.
Interop New York: Hybrid Clouds In Focus
"Public cloud is the promise that raises lots of questions for IT," says Gartner's Dave Cearley. "Private may be the fall-back position. In the middle will be the sweet spot."
Oops. They Virtualized It Again.
There once was a day when Interop was wall-to-wall hardware. But times-are-a-changing as that hardware gives way to software and that software can be delivered as a pre-configured virtual machine-based appliance.
Interop Preview: Virtualization, Cloud Top Tech Strategies Agenda
Data center issues haven’t changed in the last few years, says Forrester infrastructure analyst Doug Washburn says, but the specific technologies have. Two years ago we didn’t talk about converged infrastructure or clouds very much, but now they're big topics.
EMC Introduces Greenplum Data Appliance
Billed as a "big data" appliance, the system supports data loading performance of 10 terabytes an hour and is the foundation of EMC's new Data Computing Products Division.