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Running one database per server needlessly wastes hardware resources and money. Use a SQL Server container to stack multiple instances per virtual machine.
Legacy storage technology wasn't designed to support multiple virtualized applications competing for simultaneous I/O. Tintri's Dan Florea explains how to get from mess to mesh.
Running one database per server is fast and easy, but it's expensive. With SQL Server, stacking multiple software instances can lead to serious savings and simpler management.
Before working with multiple cloud providers, evaluate their services for compute, storage, security and more.
Cloud admins use Azure Resource Manager to track apps and resources in Microsoft's public cloud. What are some tips for getting started with the tool?
By offering lower costs, higher performance and reduced data loss, hybrid cloud helps some organizations optimize their tiered storage systems.
Using an offshore team can save time and money, but if used ineffectively, they can cost more than they save. Here are five tips on how to use offshore development teams effectively.
Turning a wave of information into something meaningful can be challenging. But that's where deep machine learning can help. Here, expert George Lawton explains how.
McLaren Automotive has highlighted that racecar engineering principles can innovate better software. More specifically, how a data center can help with that.
Zadara Storage's Virtual Private Storage Arrays that run in the cloud now support object storage and large flash cache for performance with the launch of Intelligent Object Store.
Datera's Elastic Data Fabric is designed for small cloud providers that want to compete with Amazon Web Services and enterprises looking to build private clouds.
It's tough to see the future of cloud storage services without acknowledging hybrid cloud benefits.
Chase Cunningham of Armor spoke with SearchCloudSecurity at RSA Conference 2016 about the value of secure cloud hosting services, threat intelligence and more.
Cisco's new project Contiv automates operational policies for containerized applications in the cloud. Expert Dan Sullivan explains the benefits of this open source tool.
The OneOps cloud application lifecycle management tool helps organizations regain control of cloud deployments and prevent vendor lock-in. Expert Rob Shapland explains how.
Not all hypervisors and OSes can play nice with others. The best method for avoiding complications down the road is to thoroughly test your nested virtualization deployment.
Theoretically, there is no limit on how 'deep' a nested VM can go. The best way to avoid any confusion is to appropriately label hypervisor nesting levels.
Interested in giving nested virtualization a try in your data center? There are a few software and hardware requirements you'll have to meet first.
Surging big data is changing data modeling techniques, including schema creation. The word from Enterprise Data World 2016: Data pros must adjust.
Open source data engineering has become a way of life at e-commerce leader eBay, says the company's Debashis Saha. Kylin is one of the tools that has resulted.
Cloudera distribution including Apache Hadoop provides an analytics platform and the latest open source technologies to store, process, discover, model and serve large amounts of data.