Category Archives: storage

How Unisys and Dell EMC head off backup storage cyber security vulnerabilities

Learn how data from one end of its life cycle to the other needs new protection and a means for rapid recovery. Continue reading

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How containers are the new basic currency for pay as you go hybrid IT

Container-based deployment models have rapidly gained popularity across a full spectrum of hybrid IT architectures — from edge, to cloud, to data center. This next edition of the BriefingsDirect Voice of the Innovator podcast series examines how IT operators are now looking to increased automation, … Continue reading

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The venerable history of IT systems management meets the new era of AIOps-fueled automation over hybrid and multicloud complexity

The next edition of the BriefingsDirect Voice of the Innovator podcast series explores the latest developments in hybrid IT management. IT operators have for decades been playing catch-up to managing their systems amid successive waves of heterogeneity, complexity, and changing deployment models. … Continue reading

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The budding storage relationship between HPE and Cohesity brings the best of startup innovation to global enterprise reach

The next BriefingsDirect enterprise storage partnership innovation discussion explores how the best of startup culture and innovation can be married to the global reach, maturity, and solutions breadth of a major IT provider. Stay with us to unpack the budding relationship … Continue reading

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Architectural firm attains security and performance confidence across virtualized and distributed desktops environment

A discussion on how BLDD Architects gains better overall security, management, and data center consolidation from being nearly 100 percent virtualized across multiple distributed offices. Continue reading

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How real-time data streaming and integration set the stage for AI-driven DataOps

The next BriefingsDirect business intelligence (BI) trends discussion explores the growing role of data integration in a multi-cloud world. Just as enterprises seek to gain more insights and value from their copious data, they’re also finding their applications, services, and raw data … Continue reading

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How HCI forms a simple foundation for hybrid cloud, edge, and composable infrastructure

A discussion on how IT operators are seeking increased automation, built-in intelligence, and robust security as they look for turnkey hyperconverged appliance approaches for both cloud and traditional workloads. Continue reading

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How Ferrara Candy depends on automated IT intelligence to support rapid business growth

The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer IT modernization journey interview explores how a global candy maker depends on increased insight for deploying and optimizing servers and storage. We’ll now learn how Ferrara Candy Company boosts its agility as a manufacturer by expanding … Continue reading

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How Texmark Chemicals pursues analysis-rich, IoT-pervasive path to the ‘refinery of the future’

The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer discussion revisits the drive to define the “refinery of the future” at Texmark Chemicals. Texmark has been combining the best of operational technology (OT) with IT and now Internet of Things (IoT) to deliver data-driven insights that … Continue reading

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How the composable approach to IT aligns automation and intelligence to overcome mounting complexity

Learn how higher levels of automation for data center infrastructure ahem evolved into truly workable solutions for composability. Continue reading

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Inside story: How HP Inc. moved from a rigid legacy to data center transformation

A discussion on how a massive corporate split led to the re-architecting and modernizing of IT to allow for the right data center choices at the right price over time. Continue reading

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Regional dental firm Great Expressions protects distributed data with lower complexity thanks to amalgam of Nutanix HCI and Bitdefender security

Modern dentistry depends on more than good care. It also demands rapid access to data and applications. For a rapidly growing dental services company — consisting of hundreds of dental offices spread across 10 US states — the task of … Continue reading

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How Norway’s Fatland beat back ransomware thanks to a rapid backup and recovery data protection stack

The next BriefingsDirect strategic storage and business continuity case study discussion explores how Norway’s venerable meat processing business, Fatland, relied on rapid backup and recovery solutions to successfully defended against a nasty ransomware attack. The comprehensive backup and recovery stack allowed Fatland’s production … Continue reading

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How one MSP picked Bitdefender’s layered security approach for cloud-to-client protection

Solving security concerns has risen to the top of the requirements list for just about everyone, yet service providers in particular have had to step up their game. Just as cloud models and outsourcing of more data center functions have … Continue reading

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