Virtualization has impacted IT in so many ways it’s hard to keep track.
It’s increased ROI for many businesses, and it’s helped data centers to
breathe, at least for a little while. It’s enabled IT departments to
procure true expertise without having to invest heavily in training or bring
on new staff to handle things.
Virtualization has also shaken up the security side of things. Here are some
areas in which virtualization is raising new issues for information security:
• Server responsibility. When it was a single server for a single
app, it was pretty clear who was responsible for the server. Today, things
get a little bit more mixed up. Who’s responsible for a given virtual
server can be up for grabs. The data center is responsible for the physical
servers, but beyond that it’s messy. Is it the business unit that’s
responsible for the virtual server? Is it th... (more)
Everyone is talking about cloud computing today, but not everyone means the
same thing when they do. While there is this general idea behind the cloud
– that applications or other business functions exist somewhere away from
the business itself – there are many iterations that companies look to in
order to actually use the technology. Cloud computing offers a variety of
ways for businesses to increase their IT capacity or functionality without
having to add infrastructure, personnel, and software.
Here are six different types of cloud computing and a little bit about what
they o... (more)
Cloud Expo on Ulitzer
One of the hottest trends in small business and enterprise-sized IT is cloud
computing. Cloud computing represents a major shift in the way companies view
their technology infrastructure. This type of approach to IT relies on the
Internet, and usually involves provisioned, scalable, dynamic and virtual
solutions. Cloud computing pulls the details of IT infrastructure management
away from the business and puts it squarely in the hands of true experts.
The Internet is at the core of the concept of cloud computing, and it is the
Internet that the term “cloud” re... (more)
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6 Essential Strategies For Economizing Your Storage
Difficult economic times require new strategies. Years of traditional IT
procurement have left many organizations with underutilized and
oversubscribed storage capacity. With today’s tightening budgets, many
organizations are faced with demands to do more with less and tough decisions
on where to invest available funds. The good news is, there are technologies
and strategies proven to reduce storage infrastructure costs – simply put,
they make storage cheaper to own. The technologies and strategies discus... (more)
To accomplish memorable results and to leave an indelible professional
impression, you need to guide your actions with the constant overriding goal
to "Execute to Excellence."
With that in mind, your work and your efforts will be your brand.
To set one's self apart from the competition, it is not enough to have a
lower price. You need to present your customers an alternative. Success
creates success. If you can deliver success to your customer then they will
get the strong impression that you have delivered to them an exceptional
value. You are on your way to building a brand ... (more)