Digital transformation is high on the agenda of many businesses. They see it as a way to improve productivity, efficiency, customer service and overall competitiveness. To support digital transformation, infrastructure must be highly resilient to maximize uptime and scalable to handle variable demand. It must also have the capacity to handle massive volume of data … Read more
With growing numbers of businesses planning or implementing digital transformation, migration to the cloud has become a priority for IT teams. Cloud services provide the agility and flexibility that is key to the success of a digital transformation. However, IT leaders continues to report that day-to-day operational issues are taking time that could be spent … Read more
Network uptime is critical to overall data center performance. As businesses concentrate on digital transformation, they will grow increasingly dependent on anytime, anywhere access to applications and services for both customers and employees. In that sense, network uptime makes an important contribution to user and customer experience. It also ensures the successful deployment of cloud … Read more
Intent-based networking is an emerging approach to automating network management and policy enforcement. IBNS, as it is known, is software that helps administrators plan, design, implement and operate networks in a way that improves availability and agility. Gartner describes IBNS as lifecycle management software for networking infrastructure. Veriflow, an early player in the market, claims … Read more
Migration to the cloud is a strategic decision. It has the potential to deliver improvements in service delivery, cost, agility and user experience. But, how should you assess the results of a cloud migration? What should you measure and how can you assess return on investment? . New Ways of Measuring Analytics that work well … Read more
A recent report by Everbridge, a firm specializing in unified critical communications, found that the average response time to an IT incident was 27 minutes, but with some response times stretching out to almost two and a half hours. Given the report’s estimated cost of unplanned downtime at more than $8,600 per minute, delays in … Read more
The rapid growth in cloud migration is leading some providers to forecast that they will need to triple infrastructure by 2020….
Business leaders considering migration to the cloud find all aspects of the process challenging, according to a recent survey by IDG Research. That’s despite the fact that 59 percent of respondents had already moved applications to the cloud. They recognize the business benefits of migration, but claim to be struggling with issues such as strategy … Read more