Feature Articles

  1. Do You Have A Hole In Your Swing?
    9/13/2011
    Like some of you I have spent a good portion of my career as a turnaround guy for sales forces. Without fail I have found that many sales people or channel partners were ill equipped to hit the ball out of the park on behalf of the company. They were decent salespeople for the most part, and knew the product, but had a difficult time educating all levels of the organization that they were selling to. By Jim Nash, DCIG Inc.
  2. White Paper: Three Key Requirements Of A Sound Disaster Recovery Strategy
    8/5/2011
    For short- and long-term survival, organizations must try to protect their data against any and all of the possible disasters, large and small, that can disrupt daily operations. Disasters can range from power outages, employee theft, and virus and malware, to site shutdown caused by a natural disaster. And whatever the magnitude, any of these disrupts an organization’s normal flow of activity so recovery from a disaster should be a top priority for organizations.
  3. A By-The-Numbers Approach To Data, eDiscovery, And The Cloud
    8/4/2011
    Moving data to the cloud presents both tremendous opportunity as well as great challenge. One issue in particular is the implementation of a cost-effective yet defensible eDiscovery program. Data breaches, limited access to critical data, and a growing volume of data, are just a few examples of the problems that IT faces as we push to the cloud.

    By Jim McGann, vice president of Information Discovery, Index Engines

  4. White Paper: Taking Convergence To The Next Level
    6/29/2011
    The widespread economic slowdown has created a business environment that demands that IT increase flexibility, efficiency, and performance — without adding costs. Virtualization is the first wave in a series of sweeping changes to data center architecture to do just that. By NetApp
  5. Taking Convergence To The Next Level
    6/29/2011
    The widespread economic slowdown has created a business environment that demands that IT increase flexibility, efficiency, and performance—without adding costs. By Mike McNamara, FCIA marketing chairperson, NetApp Product Marketing
  6. Case Study: InMage Provides Solid Defense For Tampa Bay Lightning’s Mission-Critical Data And Applications
    6/10/2011
    The Lightning’s IT staff was utilizing tape backups, but found the process increasingly challenging due to shrinking backup windows, long recovery times and spotty reliability. Tape backups took hours to complete, yet still resulted in old backups that hadn’t captured the latest data changes. By InMage
  7. InMage Provides Solid Defense For Tampa Bay Lightning’s Mission-Critical Data And Applications
    6/10/2011
    The Lightning’s IT staff was utilizing tape backups, but found the process increasingly challenging due to shrinking backup windows, long recovery times and spotty reliability. By InMage
  8. Enterprise 2011 Demand Technology Roadmaps To Succeed
    5/26/2011
    The most exciting trends in Infrastructure Technology (IT) today require enabling infrastructure technologies that supply ever-increasing bandwidth and low latencies residing under consistent, time-proven discovery and management methodologies. By Skip Jones, Chairman, Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA)
  9. Disaster Recovery Moving Into The Cloud
    4/11/2011
    Cloud computing is one of the most talked-about trends in IT, and the market for cloud services is exploding. In fact, IDC says cloud computing was a $17.4B market in 2009, but is expected to grow to $44.2B in 2013. By Bob Roudebush, VP of marketing, Neverfail
  10. Going Beyond Deduplication To Treat The Data Disease, Not Just The Symptoms
    4/5/2011
    Data deduplication has been a viable IT strategy for managing data for some time; in fact, it has become a basic IT assumption. By Peter Eicher, Senior Product Manager - Data Protection, Syncsort