Cloud

August 1, 2016
4 Technology Stories You May Have Missed Last Week premium
The Most Critical Skills Gap: Cybersecurity Since Target’s hack back in 2013, cybersecurity has been top of mind for organizations, especially those with sensitive information. However, the talent pool of those who are skilled in intrusion detection, secure software development and attack mitigation is not growing at the same rate as the demand. Many reasons […]
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Tech Writer
July 26, 2016
Here’s a pop quiz: What is Your Cloud Readiness Factor (CRF)? premium
Cloud computing is no doubt on the mind of IT teams at every college and university. But moving to the cloud isn’t just an IT decision. The unique culture within Higher Ed impacts how cloud buying decisions are made. For example, students inhabit a multi-platform world and expect interoperability across devices and desktops. Funding and […]
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SVP Cloud Solutions, DLT
July 14, 2016
AWS Elastic File System (EFS) is Production Ready premium
It’s finally here! Amazon Web Services (AWS) just announced that the Elastic File System (or “EFS”) is a live production service. The service is provisioned out of three regions currently: US-EAST-1, US-WEST-2, and EU-WEST-1. EFS was originally announced over a year ago at AWS re:Invent in 2015. By AWS standards, the service has been in […]
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June 25, 2015
9 Reasons to Take a Look at Backup Exec 15 premium
Are you trying to make the business case to your management that it’s time to upgrade to Backup Exec 15? Backup Exec 15 has all the hallmarks that you’d come to expect of the platform – great performance, consistently successful recoveries, management tools, and support for new platform releases. But Backup Exec 15 goes one […]
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Government Writer
March 31, 2015
One-of-a-Kind Purchasing Program Simplifies Higher Ed Cloud Adoption premium
Keeping pace with changes in enterprise-level technology is no easy feat. For education institutions and universities, in particular, making sense of the available options for managing complex operational and technological infrastructures can be mind-boggling. The importance of cloud computing in this mix can’t be underestimated. Today, nearly 70% of higher education institutions in North America […]
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Government Writer
February 27, 2015
The Challenges and Opportunities of Agency Application Modernization premium
Cloud, enhanced service delivery, improved collaboration, all common goals and challenges for governments of all types. Yet one common thread runs through most agencies, regardless of their strategic goals and missions – over-burdened systems. When Vivek Kundra first touted the federal Cloud First strategy in 2011 he described the current government IT environment as one […]
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Government Writer
February 13, 2015
Power up Your Agency Data Center with The Latest Release of RHEV 3.5 premium
On February 11, Red Hat announced its newest release – Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.5 (RHEV for short).  This latest upgrade to Red Hat’s open source virtualization platform promises to deliver greater visibility into provisioning, configuring and monitoring of virtualization infrastructures and tighter integration with the OpenStack cloud infrastructure platform. In addition, customers can expect […]
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Government Writer
February 9, 2015
Why the Speed of Your Storage Still Matters premium
With more and more software and services being offloaded to the cloud and the surge in big government data, the speed of your storage still matters – very much. Think about it, all agencies needs the ability to not only handle the input and output of data across internal and external operations; they must also […]
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Government Writer
February 4, 2015
How to Ensure Your Cloud is Not Just a “Legacy System of the Future” premium
Cloud is a big investment, and the pace of adoption over the past few years has reflected this with agencies albeit tip toeing towards cloud. In the past 12 months, however, the cloud is on the move, with IDC Government Insights predicting that a 25% growth in the sourcing of government clouds will drive cross-governmental […]
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Government Writer