If customer service is a competitive differentiator, too much standardization can hurt IT departments and companies alike.
Mobile apps are constantly connected, which makes mobile backend as a service ideal for running business logic and data analysis. Here's what you need to know about cloud back-end services.
MIT Sloan cybersecurity expert Stuart Madnick talks about clear and present dangers in an IoT-enabled world.
Over the past 10 years, virtualization has made waves in data centers everywhere. But now, containers are tipping the scale back toward server consolidation.
In capacity and cost comparisons of HDD and SSD storage, solid-state is favorable. Find out what the transition will mean for data centers as the future of HDD looks grim.
Researching DCIM can trigger a lot of questions. Here's how to evaluate DCIM tools to avoid post-purchase remorse.
There may be a software-defined revolution going on, but the hardware evolution continues. Learn why hardware retains its importance in networking today, even in this SDN age.
Data center evolution will drive the illusion that the network has disappeared, Google networking lead tells networking crowd at Interop 2016.
Speaking at Interop 2016, Martin Casado laid out his vision for infrastructure evolution instead of a future that predicts its demise.
Roundup: Customers, vendors both unaware of unpatched open source vulnerabilities in commercial software. Plus OpenSSL patches, warrantless wiretaps and more.
Microsoft's Kerberos protocol implementation has long-standing issues with its secret keys. Expert Michael Cobb explains how to mitigate the authentication vulnerabilities.
Don't assume that your open source Web applications are secure. Expert Kevin Beaver explains the common vulnerabilities and how to include these systems in your security testing.
It can be challenging to test something new for the first time. Expert Gerie Owen explains why you do not need to worry about REST API testing.
The right ALM platform can make all the difference to a team transitioning to Agile. Medtronic's Sarb Singh-Kaur didn't let his experience stop him from making a novel choice.
Software testing requires a number of different skills, but for newbies, the lingo and the skills can be intimidating. Expert Gerie Owen has wise words for those getting started.
EMC president discusses potential opportunities for EMC products under Dell, open source efforts, the state of hybrid arrays and opportunities around object storage.
The most interesting news items for EMC World 2016 attendees were Michael Dell's update on the pending EMC acquisition and the new Unity mid-range array.
EMC has made a number of product announcements at their 2016 conference. Randy Kerns discusses which products drew his attention, and how they might fare in the storage market.