Category Archives: Infrastructure & Platforms

It’s Time to Raise the Bar on Observability

Observability has come a long way in the last 30 years

The Evolving Role of Converged Infrastructure in Modern IT

Where does CI fit in a world of hybrid cloud?

Tape is back on the main menu

The news that another of the big players in global file systems, Hammerspace, has integrated[...]

Evaluating the Potential of Hyper-Converged Storage

What to consider when planning for modern IT and the hybrid cloud era

Kubernetes as an enterprise multi-cloud enabler

Building out your environment to create a full lifecycle delivery platform

The key to future IT success is a switch to managing services, not systems

For most of the history of commercial IT, system design has focused on meeting the[...]

Standardized solution implementation services

Shorten time-to-value, reduce costs and risks, and future-proof your investment

IT Financial Management Revisited

Time for a smarter and more joined-up approach

Getting real about IT sustainability

From good intentions to tangible results through smart systems selection

Have you made the right platform choices to minimise risk?

Critical systems have to run and run…

The IT Transformation Imperative

Driving meaningful change to make tangible difference

Don’t let your smart software suffer from poor platform choices

Mismatched AI and analytics can be massively inefficient

To maximise potential, mainframers must reach out and engage

The team here has always had immense respect for the mainframe community

From multiple clouds to multi-cloud

Time to strengthen your cloud operating model

Kubernetes and the open-source maintainer question

While much of October's KubeCon-CloudNativeCon North America

S/4HANA without compromise

A modern ERP architecture needs a powerful and future-proof platform

VMware’s breadth and depth impresses, but is it still a safe bet?

At the recent VMware Explore conference in Barcelona

Supporting the needs of highly unpredictable workloads

It’s all about flexibility, scalability and cost effectiveness

The modern SD-WAN advantage

Even if you run an SD-WAN today, it’s time to check what’s new

Linux and sustainability

The emerging role of modern, high-scale consolidation platforms

Singing the key management blues

We need cryptographic keys, but who is going to manage them?

Distributed Cloud Computing

An emerging strategic imperative for IT leaders