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5 Methods of Controlling Storage Complexity

  “Everything should be made as simple as possible. But not simpler – Albert Einstein.”   Back in the day, data storage was fairly simple; you chose the media, either disk or tape, captured the data and stored it. You … Continue reading

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Does Your Cloud Strategy Align With Tech’s Biggest Players?

It’s hard to believe that even though public cloud computing services were introduced more than a decade ago, and seven years since private cloud services came into the market, many organizations are still confused over where and how to use … Continue reading

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With cloud adoption, talent is king.

If you sit 10 business leaders down to talk IT, seven will say they urgently need to migrate to the cloud to support their company’s growth. Ask about their cloud adoption plans, and you’ll have only four left in the … Continue reading

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Dell buys EMC in a big deal with a big question mark

With Dell announcing it will acquire EMC, there’s a lot to unfold and it will only get more interesting. First things first. Is the deal good for EMC? I say yes. Finally, the enterprise software and storage giant will be … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2015 – the Year of the Chief Information Officer

By this time next year, we’ll be throwing pens at the guy in the meeting who mentions Big Data. Most of us will be using specific terms for the type of business intelligence on the agenda, whether it’s customer insights, … Continue reading

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The CRTC should stay out of the way of the internet

In this David vs Goliath battle, my money was on the big guy. In September, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ordered Netflix to hand over information about their on-demand movie and television business. (They also asked Google for data … Continue reading

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In the Software as a Service Market, Everyone Wins

When start-up Salesforce.com went public ten years ago, with the idea that businesses should buy their CRM software by monthly subscriptions instead of store-bought packages or licenses, they went from young bucks to big bucks-and jolted the software industry awake … Continue reading

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