Cisco’s Most Innovative Data Center Switches with Cloud-scale Technology
Based on Gartner, vendors will ship almost 8.5 billion connected “things” to users and companies in 2017 and that the total spending on these endpoints and services will reach almost $2 trillion. Amidst this digital transformation, your data center infrastructure is the backbone of your business and key ingredient for success. But what if I told […]
What do Cisco UCS S-Series and Facebook’s Open Vault both have in common?
Everyone these days seems to want to operate like the massive scale data center operators or at least capitalize on the economies of scale they created in their wake. It’s a familiar trickle-down economics idea that sounds great on paper but doesn’t always operationalize well for the rest of the world. In the case of […]
Introducing DevNet Create Conference in May 2017
The application development landscape is changing. Innovation that has its roots in startups, APIs, cloud computing, containers and microservices is quickly making its way into the enterprise and into verticals such as manufacturing, healthcare, retail, and transportation.
Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Reality of Multivendor IT Support
Imagine you’re the IT director of a global bank. You recently implemented a variety of digital solutions: virtualization, IoT, data analytics. You get the picture. Your company is under pressure...
Turn the Lights On in the Data Center
Applications are one of the most important things in the data center. But they are misunderstood. If it weren’t for applications, we wouldn’t build the data center. It’s the application...
Operaciones de Data Center Simplificadas Por Medio de Cisco ACI
Desde la introducción de Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) por parte de Cisco al mercado, este ha recibido reconocimiento de analistas y profesionales de tecnología informática (TI). Entre un gran...
Top 5 Reasons to Assess Your Cloud Adoption Maturity in 2017
As highlighted in IDC’s recent CloudView Survey post, almost 78% of organizations use some form of cloud today, yet only 3% of the companies IDC surveyed have optimized cloud strategies in place. The most mature cloud organizations are defined by their use of DevOps, hybrid and multi-provider clouds, micro-services, and containers, and they consume cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) and security applications. In fact, greater cloud maturity leads to millions of dollars in annual benefits per cloud-based application. ($3M in additional revenue and $1M reduced costs.)
FlashStack from Cisco & Pure Simplifies SAP TDI
Converged Infrastructure featuring all-flash storage offers the promise of ease of use, faster performance, and better ROI. This is particularly true in the SAP world where the ability to rapidly access and process critical data can have a huge impact on one’s business. We understand this quite well because at Cisco we run our […]
Democratizing Data Center Storage ¡Viva la Storage Revolución!
History regularly repeats itself. Sometimes it’s exciting and other times not so much. A current market transition I’m excited about happens to be occurring across the entire data center touching compute, storage, and networking. It’s the shift to shared nothing architectures and it takes me back to my studies on high performance computing and how […]