Application consolidation is not for the faint of heart. Among other hurdles are the users who threaten mutiny. Niel Nickolaisen offers advice on getting the deed done.
Application consolidation is never an end unto itself. It's the business benefits that matter. SearchCIO columnist Harvey Koeppel explains.
Edward Snowden and Bruce Schneier talk data encryption and privacy in a networked world. The Data Mill reports.
Data centers teem with unpredictable equipment -- about 42U tall and prone to failure -- but also are loaded with on-board intelligence: IT teams.
Can administrators set IBM mainframe jobs to update Oracle databases directly, or are there incompatibilities between the systems?
IT pros want to advance their careers. See which IT skills will enhance your worth in 2015, and the training and certifications that will propel you forward.
Cisco ONE provides a single license for all-in-one hardware and software package aimed at a specific networking use case, but it may be the high-priced option.
SN blogs: This week, an analyst discusses why browser-based communication is enhanced with WebRTC applications.
A10 Networks has re-architected the software within its application delivery controller, making it more customizable for inserting Layer 4-7 services in SDN, NFV and cloud applications.
With a number of new network security certifications available, knowing which one will best help your career can be confusing. Expert Kevin Beaver discusses the options.
A critical Linux vulnerability, called GHOST, has been found to affect glibc versions released since 2000, and could pose a remote exploit risk on many Linux systems.
Adobe's latest Flash zero day patch came Saturday, just two days after reports that the vulnerability was being exploited by drive-by-download attacks.
Learn about tips for choosing a testing service and whether it makes sense to test outside the business.
Private and non-public data must not be compromised during testing. Learn about data masking and the vendors that offer data masking tools.
Automated testing and continuous development have become the driving force for CTO Andy Piper as Push Technology evolves its middleware platform.
Find out the six finalists we think offer the best storage systems of 2014, while still using ‘old-fashioned’ spinning disk.
The finalists in the storage management tools category offer analytics, monitoring and automation for physical and virtual environments.
The Law Offices of Joe Bornstein filled performance, data classification and data protection checkboxes with startup DataGravity's Discovery Series array.