IT trends

How to Leverage Open Technologies with Linux on Power

by Ken Gullo

Implementing Linux on Power is the first step to joining the open source community that collaborates on developing hardware and software innovations. What if your business could be part of an exclusive think tank made up of the top technology experts and software developers? As a member of this group, you could move to the forefront of IT innovation by accessing the latest applications. This goal can be your reality if you implement Linux running on IBM Power Systems. By…

Go for the Gold with Linux on Power for Big Data

by Ken Gullo

Go for the Gold with Linux on Power for Big Data What would it mean for your business to run like a gold medal-winning Olympic team? All your business processes would be in top condition. You would outpace your competitors in terms of innovation. You would hit your customer conversion targets and set records for customer loyalty. The truth is, your business can use the same techniques Olympic teams have been using to improve their performance and win medals. Using…

Process Data Faster to Deploy Today’s Applications

by Vicom Team

Is your business soaring ahead by inventing new applications or are you caught in a holding pattern? Developing and deploying applications gives your business a competitive edge and can be a key source of revenue. As a result, companies are working to develop custom applications that meet the unique needs of their users and customers. Your business may be lagging behind its innovation goals because the rise of mobile device use is creating challenges for your application developers. Nielsen found…

The Power of Real Time Insight

by Ken Gullo

The Power of Real-time Insights If one of your business processes has become so costly that it is eating into your profits, you may be unaware of the problem until you receive a monthly report from IT. In the time between when the problem developed and when you learned of it, your business has lost thousands of dollars. If you are able to receive real-time information instead, you can be alerted about the problem as soon as it develops. The…

2016 Trends for the Changing Storage Landscape

by Gil Rolon

The year 2016 is still young, so it’s not too late to catch up with the latest trends in storage. Many of the trends being predicted for this year involve software-defined storage or flash storage specifically. Not only that, but the capacity and performance levels of flash storage put you in a position to take advantage of other top technology trends. As the year progresses, you don’t want to fall behind and miss out on cutting edge storage opportunities, so…

3 Things You Should Know When Moving Linux to Power

by Ken Gullo

If you are still running Linux on x86 servers, it might be time to consider a move to Power. Some IT leaders hesitate to make the move because they are under the impression that Power is more expensive than x86 servers. Others are concerned about having to retrain staff and recode applications. Not only is the cost of Power comparable to x86, but the boost in performance guarantees a greater return on investment. According to an IDC study, moving to…

A CFO’s Wish List for Modern Applications Architecture

by Vicom Team

As a CFO, you need to be able to manage risk by processing financial data streaming in from all parts of the business. The volume of data inundating your business can be too much for a person to handle, particularly at the speed that is required to make practical use of insights. The Power of Real-time Insights If one of your business processes has become so costly that it is eating into your profits, you may be unaware of the…