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Content tagged with Data Centers posted in February 2016
How Serverless Applications Will Change Your Business
News  |  2/29/2016
Can applications be composed almost entirely of microservices in the cloud, running with a smart user device? That's the promise of serverless applications. Here's how they work, and what they'll mean for your business.
VMware CEO Gelsinger Talks IBM Venture, Dell-EMC Deal
News  |  2/29/2016
We sat down with VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger during the 2016 Mobile World Congress to learn more about the company's strategic partnership with IBM. Gelsinger also opened up about how the Dell-EMC deal has been affecting VMware's business, and shared an update on partner relationships.
CenturyLink Mounts Multi-Pronged Security As A Service Offering
News  |  2/25/2016
CenturyLink has added server log monitoring and historical analysis of log data for real time protections to its managed security suite.
Security Concerns Continue Amid Cloud Adoption
News  |  2/24/2016
While most top IT executives at companies of all sizes continue to express concern about the security of data in the cloud, that hasn't slowed their move to embrace this new infrastructure as a home for corporate data. A new survey and report reveal their top security nightmares and provides some recommendations about how to protect data in the cloud.
Docker Launches End-To-End Container Management
News  |  2/23/2016
The container engine supplier wants to help usher containers from development into production via IT operations.
Illumio Brings Active Directory To Dynamic Security
News  |  2/19/2016
Startup Illumio can apply individual security policies to application users on premises and in the cloud.
Google, UK Face Scrutiny Over 'Sweet' Tax Deal
Commentary  |  2/18/2016
Some members of British Parliament are complaining that Google owes far more than the $189 million tax bill paid to the UK government.
Rise And Fall Of The Chief Data Officer
Commentary  |  2/16/2016
The C suite is expanding with more roles dedicated to data and analytics. The Chief Data Officer, or CDO, is one of these roles seen more often in some industries than others. The position may evolve with time. We explain some of the dynamics that cause CDOs to succeed and fail.
8 Ways To Secure Data During US-EU Privacy Fight
Slideshows  |  2/15/2016
After months of legal uncertainty over transatlantic data flows, the European Commission and the US have agreed on a new framework called the EU-US Privacy Shield. But because no text is available yet, there's no way to interpret it. Here's what organizations need to know now.
Google Runs Custom Networking Chips
News  |  2/12/2016
Google engineers contributed open source code to the LLVM compile project, revealing the company's use of in-house silicon.
VMware vRealize Suite 7 Enhances Data Center, Cloud Management
News  |  2/11/2016
VMware's newly released vRealize Suite 7 includes six components meant to bring more intelligence to virtual workload management, whether companies are using their own clouds or a public cloud.
VMware VSAN 6.2 Offers Pathway To Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
News  |  2/10/2016
With the release of its Virtual SAN 6.2 offerings, VMware is looking to make it easier for customers to create and run a hyper-converged infrastructure within their data centers. The company is also introducing "Ready Nodes," which are plug-in data center modules with virtual storage.
CIO's Journey: From IT To Cloud Service Provider
News  |  2/10/2016
Rhonda Winter held three CIO posts in Indianapolis, including one overseeing IT for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the home of the Indianapolis 500. Then she decided to join Bluelock and provide future cloud services to enterprise CIOs.
MIT's Eyeriss GPU Could Transform IoT, AI
News  |  2/9/2016
MIT researchers have developed a GPU called Eyeriss that could enable algorithms to run locally and instantly, instead of sending raw data into the cloud. This means that a future version of Siri could get you answers much faster.
SwiftKey Boosts AI, Azure IoT Hub Ready: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  2/6/2016
This week Microsoft announced its undersea data center, released Windows 10 builds for PC and mobile, readied its Azure IoT hub, and made its Azure IoT Hub generally available.
Cloudability CEO: Ferocious Era Of Cloud Competition Approaching
News  |  2/5/2016
In an interview, Cloudability CEO Mat Ellis sees renewed competition for enterprise cloud customers coming. This means that Google, Microsoft, and Verizon will play larger roles, even as AWS continues to dominate.
CoreOS Launches Rocket 1.0 Into Production
News  |  2/4/2016
CoreOS's Rocket 1.0 will run containers, regardless of whether they are built to run on Docker's dominant platform or the industry standard AppContainer spec.
Brookhaven Lab Finds AWS Spot Instances Hit Sweet Spot
News  |  2/2/2016
When Brookhaven National Lab needed compute power to meet peak demand, it turned to a new Energy Sciences Network and Amazon Spot Instances.
Microsoft's Project Natick: Underwater Data Center Takes The Plunge
News  |  2/2/2016
Microsoft aims to explore the possibility of an undersea data center for lower costs and environmental sustainability with its Project Natick.


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