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The latest information about the newest enterprise level IT technologies.

Pure Storage Upgrades Pure1 with Meta Artificial Intelligence

In June 2015, Pure Storage introduced the Pure1 cloud-based storage management and support platform. The goal of Pure1 was to simplify storage ownership and improve productivity by enabling IT to monitor storage anywhere in the world from a mobile device.

Are You Prepared to Manage a Growing IoT Environment?

These days, just about any object and most living beings can generate and share data. This explains why IHS expects the number of Internet of Things (IoT) devices to grow to 30.7 billion by 2020 and 75.4 billion by 2025.

How NVMe Removes Bottlenecks from Flash Storage Environments

It’s no secret that enterprise data centers are struggling to keep up with high data volumes and eliminate bottlenecks that are dragging down storage performance. These bottlenecks are often traced back to legacy network infrastructure that wasn’t designed to deliver

How Smart Outdoor Lighting Can Improve Efficiency and Safety in Cities

In a previous post, we discussed why organizations are switching to Power over Ethernet (PoE) lighting. Today’s energy-efficient LED bulbs require so little power that PoE can easily deliver the necessary electricity through a data networking cable, which is less

Why Organizations Are Switching to Power over Ethernet Lighting

Today’s smart buildings don’t just turn on the lights at the beginning of the workday and turn them off at night. In many cases, the lighting controls are based on sunlight levels and whether people are actually in a room

Setting Your Sights on Digital Signage

From Paleolithic cave paintings to the enormous “spectaculars” of Times Square, visual imagery has always been an effective way to attract attention and communicate a message. Digital signage technology is an important evolutionary milestone in such communication, making it possible

Is Your IT Team Still Reacting to User Complaints?

According to a recent Forrester study, 74 percent of IT issues are detected by end-users before IT operations. Despite technological advances, IT operations teams are still putting out fires three-quarters of the time, usually after business has already been disrupted.

Research: File Sharing Is Causing Security Issues with Confidential Docs

Efficient file sharing is essential to productivity. Think about how much time and money organizations wasted over the years by printing, copying, mailing and hand-delivering documents. Email, which replaced these time-consuming tasks, is giving way to mobile and cloud-based solutions

Meeting Regulatory Requirements for Privileged Account Security

More than a security issue, the management of privileged accounts has become a regulatory compliance priority. A prime example is the latest Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS), version 3.2. PCI-DSS defines best practices and guidelines for protecting cardholder

Why You Should Use a VPN

When federal lawmakers recently rolled back regulations limiting how Internet services providers can use customer data, it sparked renewed interest in a decades-old technology. Virtual private networks (VPNs) have become a hot topic since President Trump signed a bill that