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How do you swap a jumble of different IT methods for a centralized computing approach? IT management best practices move you to consolidate. Continue Reading
Let automation be your guide -- as long as it doesn't lead you into a major outage and uncontrolled IT sprawl. Continue Reading
Application performance management is taking advantage of open APIs and software as a service to focus on the end-user experience. That's a change from the APM of old, which only monitored servers and networks and instrumented application code.
Application performance management tools focus on the end-user experience and use readily available data and autodiscovery to fulfill those goals. Continue Reading
When your applications look good, your business looks good. Beauty supplier ULTA found that application performance management can transform IT's image. Continue Reading
Hyperconvergence is succeeding converged infrastructure technology for data centers that are fast, efficient and more hands-off for IT teams. This building-block approach bundles servers, storage and sometimes networking, which can be convenient -- ...Continue Reading
Improve operations and shorten time spent troubleshooting problems with server management tools.Continue Reading
IT teams can play heroes when database performance issues disrupt applications. Try these five tips for performance tuning before there's a problem.Continue Reading
Some enterprises are charging ahead with a cloud-first approach to their workloads -- not just test and dev, but production workloads as well. That strategy has worked well for several IT departments with varying needs, as featured in this April ...Continue Reading
Cloud computing in business has led to warnings that this new model will spell the end of corporate IT departments. But is that really the case? In this issue of Modern Infrastructure: CIO Edition, contributing writer Dina Gerdeman explores ...Continue Reading
This free book excerpt will show you how to prevent server failure with monitoring, change, problem and incident management processes.Continue Reading
With firefalld and system init daemons, and XFS new to RHEL 7, system administration could be easier. See how these changes affect you.Continue Reading
Cloud-native applications have brought about a wave of change in private cloud deployments, forcing IT pros to sink or swim.Continue Reading
IT analytics tools are bringing big data processing techniques into the data center, for faster, more informed infrastructure management decisions.Continue Reading
Modern technology won't transform the data center until IT transforms itself.Continue Reading