The next major operating system incarnations will be available as ISOs and as virtual machines. Yes, this is a prediction on my part but it's a very good one.
Virtualization reaches from hand-held devices to the data center to the clouds. Virtually Speaking examines the forces behind this expansion, the suppliers of the technology and the organizations using the technology.
Daniel Kusnetzky, a reformed software engineer and product manager, founded Kusnetzky Group LLC in 2006. He's literally written the book on virtualization and often comments on cloud computing, mobility and systems software. In his spare time, he's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.
Kenneth 'Ken' Hess is a full-time Windows and Linux system administrator with 20 years of experience with Mac, Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems in large multi-data center environments.
Selecting a cloud services provider can be a daunting task. Lanx, a medical equipment supplier, chose Virtustream. The company's VP of IT explains the company's reasoning.
Most organizations' configurations, says Cycle Computing's Jason Stowe, are "too small when you need it most, too large every other time."
Sanbolic believes companies want storage, not storage hardware. Is this the end of the storage business as we know it?
Data science is one part analysis and one part art. It gathers together data from many sources and gleans important insights. Can this demanding practice be packaged as a piece of software? Prelert believes that it can.
The key take aways for Splunk Enterprise 6 are improved performance, new data models and tools to help business users access and visualize operational data.
Splunk's conference is just beginning. Boy are the attendees enthusiastic.
An executive from Fortscale talks about using Splunk to conduct security audits.
Texas Tech's ERP and virtual servers were spread across a number of physical servers and storage infrastructure. They needed to consolidate this work onto a fewer number of servers and a cost-effective storage solution. They chose a Dell Compellent solution. They explain why.
Focusing on the basics, being able to easily monitor and manage IT assets, has been the foundation of ScienceLogic's success.