Cisco: “The new datacenter is the multi-cloud datacenter.”
Oct12

Cisco: “The new datacenter is the multi-cloud datacenter.”

Already one of the biggest players in the red-hot cloud infrastructure market (it grew 25.8% in the second quarter to $12.3 billion), Cisco Systems — in third place with 8.2% marketshare, trailing Dell (11.8%) and HPE (11.1%) — has a lot of credibility when it says cloud is transforming the datacenter. “The new datacenter is the multi-cloud datacenter,” said Tom Edsall, formerly a Cisco Fellow, SVP and GM, Insieme Business...

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Micro Focus HyPEs New Security Business
Sep14

Micro Focus HyPEs New Security Business

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities (1859)   Last week Equifax, a supplier of credit information, reported that a recent data breach could affect up to 143 million consumers in the U.S. It’s even worse for businesses: according to Cisco’s 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report, only 66% of organizations are investigating security alerts, and businesses are mitigating less than...

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DW15: Taking DSS and Hybrid Cloud Solutions to the Street

Dell’s new high-density offerings follow an announcement in August of a new Dell Datacenter Scalable Solutions (DSS) LOB in its Enterprise Solutions organization. The aim of the group is to meet the specific needs of web tech, telcos, hosting companies, oil and gas players and research organizations that need access to high-density/performance solutions that stand anywhere from somewhat to well beyond the bounds of conventional...

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DaaS: Desktops Delivered from the Cloud

ESG has been monitoring the interest in cloud desktops, commonly referred to as DaaS (desktop-as-a-service), for the last few years and continues to see solid interest in the delivery model. Indeed, previously conducted ESG research revealed that nearly a quarter of potential adopters of desktop virtualization technology in general identified DaaS as a delivery model that they were currently evaluating or at least considering. As...

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Easing the Way to Enterprise Private Cloud

While the technological underpinnings of cloud computing have been available for years, the evolution of standardized IT solutions has helped cloud to benefit far more organizations and individuals than ever before. But at the same time, concerns about public cloud security and management methodologies and the inherent complexity of deployment are inhibiting the uptake of cloud by many of the organizations that would benefit from it...

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