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How a Florida school district tames the wild west of education security at scale and on budget

Bringing a central IT focus to large public school systems has always been a challenge, but bringing a security focus to thousands of PCs and devices has been compared to bringing law and order to the Wild West. For the … Continue reading

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The next line of defense—How new security leverages virtualization to counter sophisticated threats

When it comes to securing systems and data, the bad guys are constantly upping their games — finding new ways to infiltrate businesses and users. Those who protect systems from these cascading threats must be ever vigilant for new technical … Continue reading

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Columbia Sportswear sets torrid pace for reaping global business benefits from software-defined data center

The next BriefingsDirect innovator case study interview shines a light on how on Columbia Sportswear has made a successful journey to software-defined data center (SDDC). Through our panel discussion at the recent VMworld 2014 Conference in San Francisco, we explore … Continue reading

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In remaking itself, HP delivers the IT means for struggling enterprises to remake themselves

BARCELONA — HP, taking a new leap in its marathon to remake itself, has further assembled, refined and delivered the IT infrastructure, big data and cloud means by which other large enterprises can effectively remake themselves. This week here at … Continue reading

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Enterprise Tablets: Choose a Device Nature That Best Supports Cloud Nurturing

Now that server hardware decisions are no-brainers (thanks to virtualization and the ubiquity of multi-core 64-bit x86), deciding on the enterprise-wide purchase of a tablet computer types will be the biggest hardware choice many IT leaders will make. So what … Continue reading

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Navicure gains IT capacity optimization and performance monitoring using VMware vCenter Operations Manager

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: VMware. The next VMworld innovator interview focuses on how a fast-growing healthcare claims company is gaining better control and optimization across its IT … Continue reading

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Just in time for VMworld, Dell virtualization suite update aims to further enable data-center efficiency

Dell Software today announced the next generation of its virtualization operations management suite, just in time for next week’s VMworld conference. The suite is comprised of a trio of solutions that help businesses of all sizes streamline virtualization, storage, and … Continue reading

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