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The hybrid cloud approach can help cut costs in numerous ways but there are still businesses that are reluctant to make the jump.
Microsoft updated its Hyper-V Replica feature for Windows Server 2012 R2, but do you know how these changes can affect your RTO and recovery options?
The SMB protocol allows admins to achieve high availability, reduce operational costs and migrate virtual machines faster.
Enterprises are interested in OpenStack, but can't find enough IT pros with open source cloud expertise. Rackspace and Intel hope to change that.
As software development cycles accelerate, IT must more rapidly test cloud-based applications. The right tools and services can help pick up the pace.
The cloud computing market is brimming with opportunity for IT pros -- and especially those with open source and PaaS expertise.
Exchange was running low on space, and Outlook asked if I wanted to archive my email messages. What will happen if I do that?
Choosing the right RAID level for your Exchange 2013 setup can prevent disk failures and improve overall storage performance.
Once you've configured Exchange and installed a free load balancer, you'll need to configure the load balancer and Exchange virtual services.
DH2i's DxEnterprise is the first application container management software designed for SQL Server. Containerization boosts mobility and reduces downtimes.
Microsoft opened the preview of Azure SQL Data Warehouse, a petabyte-scale, distributed columnar data warehouse service with massively parallel processing.
SQL Server 2014 provides two features that let database administrators easily encrypt database backups. An expert provides two demos that show you how.
SharePoint can improve the efficiency of your business, but is your implementation providing a positive ROI? Usage reporting can help you find out by tracking who is using SharePoint, how they are using it and why.
Justify the time and expense of creating a governance document by showing what SharePoint has accomplished in your organization.
How does Microsoft's SharePoint rate as a primary enterprise content management system? It's got the features if you are willing and able to build it carefully.
Microsoft integrated Cortana in its Windows 10 operating system. It's capable of carrying out complex search requests and it can help enterprise users navigate their desktops.
The Windows 10 multiple desktop features gives workers the feel of using multiple monitors on the same screen, which can increase productivity for users that keep many windows open at once.
Microsoft's universal apps can change to fit the device they're run on, but there are some screen resolution problems users may have to contend with.
Citrix Workspace Services is on the rise, but more must be done to boost company revenues, including the sale of some well-liked technologies.
EVO:RAIL and EVO:RACK mark VMware’s entrance into the hyper-converged infrastructure market. The question now is whether or not either can separate from the competition. Also, what does this mean for VDI shops?
BriForum 2015 included its usual focus on VDI, but the virtualization community is searching for ways to deal with mobility, too. Several vendors showcased advancements in app refactoring and virtual mobile infrastructure.