Are You Ready for #GenMobile?

We’re on the move more than ever before: from increased global travel, to our escalating use of mobile devices on a daily basis. Let’s face it, tweeting on smartphones and browsing on tablets have become as much a part of our day-to-day routines as brushing our teeth and getting ...

Cloud Management In A Hybrid Cloud World

Cloud platforms are increasingly a viable option for a growing set of enterprise workloads. Business-aligned developers are aggressively leveraging public cloud platforms to build and deploy new elastic applications and to extend legacy capabilities. They have come to expect speed, ...

Dual-Source Virtualization Clears Path to Open Hybrid Clouds

At enterprises everywhere, private clouds are catching on. And increasingly, businesses are finding that an open hybrid approach to building private clouds is the best way to maximize their benefits—cost-effective, flexible computing and storage capacity without single-vendor limitations. ...

Cloud Resource Management the Right Way

Enterprise IT infrastructures are being transformed into dynamic, virtual infrastructures to enable increased agility, lower costs, and higher service levels. However, while these new shared infrastructures combine virtualization, resource aggregation, logical allocation, dynamic ...

Cloud Infrastructure for the Real World

Enterprise applications are changing. Traditionally, they could take years to write and they could live for decades. They were monoliths that had to be protected against failure at all costs. The decades of research and development that went into technologies such as failover clustering ...

The Agility Gap in Today’s Private Cloud

If you’re like most organizations, your users and even your CEO are demanding “a cloud like Amazon” where they can instantly spin up servers through a self-service portal. And you may have given them something that looks like that. However, delivering a portal with scripted ...

Turning Security Into Sales Success

We wanted to show how SSL technology can help a start-up build its business online. So in the tradition of a Harvard Business School case study, we created a fictional company that uses real Symantec technology to tell the story. “Selling gadgets online was an obvious move,” ...

Vulnerabilities That Can Harm Your Site

Would you be so confident about the security of your money if your bank accidentally disclosed the details of half the accounts it held? The problem is that many businesses simply don’t realise the risk that their website poses to their business and just how vulnerable their ...