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Digital Transformation: More than Just a Buzzword

Moving Your Organization Ahead with Digital Transformation

by Tim Allen | 04.19.17

Lately, it seems that digital transformation has become a term that is used pretty liberally as a convenient phrase for justifying a technology conversation. So what does digital transformation actually mean? We see it as an optimization of technologies that is process driven, automated, and has autonomous independence. This is disrupting the traditional blocks of infrastructure in the modern data center.

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All Eyes on Server Management

Single-Pane Management Pains Have a Remedy

by Jake Bernier | 09.27.16

The phrase “single pane of glass” is almost always included somewhere on the marketing slick for every piece of infrastructure management software. And the reason is obvious—because who in their right mind would choose to have IT administrators juggling multiple applications all day just to keep the lights on? As obvious as that may seem, the truth is that most data centers still require highly-specialized, on-site resources that are proficient with dozens of infrastructure technologies and the various management standards that govern each of them individually. Administrators are not looking though a single pane of glass, but rather through a kaleidoscope.

Tags:Big DataCloud ComputingHardwareHewlett Packard EnterpriseHPEITMaster Data ManagementNetworkingServersSoftwareSoftware-defined data center managementStorageVirtualizationVirtualization


The Way Forward

A Team Approach to Network Digitization

by Tim Allen | 08.10.16

The move to become a digital organization is a trend that’s now being felt across almost all organizations in every vertical. The building blocks of digital are technologies such as cloud, mobile, big data, and analytics.

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The DX Economy: Transform or Perish

Digital Transformation and the Path Forward

by Tim Allen | 07.22.16

Most of today’s IT and business conversations include references to big data, analytics, mobility, Internet of Things, social media, security, and cloud—and while they all play increasingly critical roles in the evolution of business, the bottom line is all about going digital. Digital transformation, what IDC calls DX, will determine the winners and losers. It’s a case of transform or perish—and your infrastructure, centered on your network, will be the foundation on which your success will be built.

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How the IT Skills Gap Hits Your Bottom Line

And What To Do About It

by Lila Nelms | 08.14.15

More than half of all enterprise CIOs expect to struggle with a shortage of IT skills over the next year, according to IDG’s 2015 State of the CIO survey. That percentage rises from 56% to 62% for larger enterprises – perhaps because those organizations are actively pursuing emerging technologies that require more advanced skills such as cloud computing, virtualization, and big data analytics. 

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