Category Archives: storage

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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