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Virtualization Metrics and Virtualization Benchmarks

Server virtualization metrics and virtualization benchmarks are critical to analyzing the financial and operational performance benefits from virtualization. This is especially true when you want to know if you are achieving the full ROI that virtualization offers for improved staffing … Continue reading

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Network Modernization Strategy for FY13

Your FY13 budget will prove to be critical in setting you on the path for network modernization and implementing 10GBase-T, 40GB, 100GB and 4G LTE or 4G WiMAX. Equally important will be the roadmap you develop for implementing the changes … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 2)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy is anchored in your philosophy about cloud computing and IT services. This posts builds upon  Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1) which focused more on the big picture of general purpose … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy cannot exist without a clear philosophy on the role of IT in cloud computing. My goal here is to extend my previous post offer to you a couple of short videos that will help you … Continue reading

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Data Center Performance Looking Beyond PUE to CUE

Data center performance is much more than its PUE and must account for asset utilization, total energy costs and carbon usage effectiveness (CUE). I am sure most CIO’s and data center managers already know this from their efforts to reduce costs … Continue reading

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Data Center Energy Consumption is 2% of Total US Electricity

Data center energy consumption accounted for 1.3% of all the electricity used in the world in 2010. For the US, data centers accounted for 2% of all electricity which was lower than predicted. That’s according to the research report Worldwide Electricity Used in … Continue reading

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Will VDI Get You Fired?

Will VDI get you fired? If you don’t know the answer to that question than the risk of having a career shortening event from a VDI implementation are very high for you. Fear of having a career shortening event (CSE) … Continue reading

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