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  • 5 Tips for Transforming Enterprise IT Towers Into Cloud Services

    By Stephanie Overby | 25 October, 2014 01:09

    As companies adopt more cloud IT services and work with an increasing number of service providers, the tried-and-true IT towers of the past no longer serve their needs. "The old model lacks the clarity of ownership required to drive decisions on as-a-service offerings that span the traditional tower structure," says Steve Keegan, principal with outsourcing consultancy Pace Harmon. "Determining who makes the call isn't straightforward -- the server team, the app team or the database team?"

  • 5 Tips to Keep Your Data Secure on the Cloud

    By Victoria Ivey | 16 December, 2013 22:15

    The number of personal cloud users increases every year and is not about to slow down. Back in 2012 Gartner predicted the complete shift from offline PC work to mostly on-cloud by 2014. And it's happening.

  • 5 New Gmail Tips for Power Users

    By Kristin Burnham | 15 May, 2013 18:45

    Gmail's newest features include ways to search for old emails, quickly add meetings to your calendar, send large files and more. Here's a look at five of Google's latest email features to help you make the most of the popular Web-based service.

  • Free Amazon Web Services -- and how to make the most of them

    By Serdar Yegulalp | 10 April, 2013 10:16

    If you avoid some gotchas and keep a close eye on resource usage, you can have a handy server in the Amazon cloud for free

  • Salesforce.com's Complexity Brings CIOs, Partners Together

    By John Moore | 14 November, 2012 19:44

    As Salesforce.com's SaaS offerings become more sophisticated, configuration and deployment gets more complex. In response, enterprises are increasingly turning to partners for implementation help.

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  • Taking the Hype out of Hyper-convergence

    By Mark Bowker | 19 March, 2015 06:34

    Colm Keegan, ESG Senior analyst recently had some great perspective on the hyper-converged market and Scale Computing:

  • VCE Innovation Delivers Scale, SDN Choice, and Operational Simplicity

    By Mark Bowker | 19 March, 2015 06:30

    In today's extremely fast-paced IT economy, there is no time to sit on your hands. This is particularly true of the converged and hyper-converged market. ESG Senior Analyst Colm Keegan and I are seeing tremendous innovation taking place in the space, with an insane amount of money changing hands--between investors pouring silly amounts of money into emerging technologies and IT professionals doubling down in their investments in converged/hyper-converged systems.

  • The Funding Faucet Is Wide Open for Hyper-converged Businesses

    By Mark Bowker | 19 March, 2015 06:28

    ESG Senior Analyst Colm Keegan and I have been furiously fielding inquires on whether to go converged or hyper-converged. The answer, according to SimpliVity CEO, Doron Kempel, is, well, simple: Why settle for an incremental approach to infrastructure convergence when you can achieve true IT transformation through a fully hyper-converged solution?

  • This isn't your father's enterprise software

    By Katherine Noyes | 14 March, 2015 01:23

    When Patrick Benson joined Ovation Brands back in September 2013, he was given a tall order: modernize an array of legacy IT systems that could no longer keep up with the restaurant-chain conglomerate's business processes.

  • Docker Inc., leave Docker tools alone

    By David Linthicum | 03 March, 2015 22:07

    Several new Docker tools are out there: Docker Machine, Docker Swarm, and Docker Compose. They come from Docker Inc. itself, which has has the advantage of being designed by the same folks who developed the Docker container.

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