Although still in a fledgling state, software-defined networks are closer to moving into production in enterprises. With a central controller able to configure switches across the network, it will bring a lot of
Published on: September 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon @itworldca
SAN FRANCISCO — The WMworld conference is all about removing the burden of IT operations from hardware and putting it on software. Dell Inc. took advantage of this week's show here to release several new
The advantage of virtualization is that it lets administrators put virtual machines anywhere in the cloud. The disadvantage of virtualization is that unless secured they can be copied by anyone and taken anywhere.
Published on: August 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon @itworldca
In an effort to lower data centre energy costs a number of microprocessor manufacturers are creating server chips using architectures from ARM Ltd., whose designs are found in chips powering smart phones and