Category Archives: Infrastructure & Platforms

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

Why does ransomware still work?

As someone who first encountered ransomware during the last millennium

SMB-friendly IT solutions are needed

Your business deserves more than a cut-down enterprise offering

Evaluating the potential of hyper-converged storage

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

The business change agenda

Throwback Thursday: Research carried out in 2011

Even data fragmentation has gone virtual

Throwback Thursday: If there’s one thing our report from eight years ago reminds us

EDSFF: a new standard for enterprise SSDs

Bringing NMVe up to date with the needs of the data center

Private cloud in contexts old and new

Throwback Thursday: What a difference a decade can make

Remember when cloud was going to kill the IT channel?

Throwback Thursday: taking a regular stroll in the Freeform Dynamics archives. 

Has the data centre of the future already arrived?

Throwback Thursday: Predicting the future back in 2012

Self-Service IT Delivery

From opportunity to strategic imperative?

Planning your journey to modern apps and Hybrid IT

Platform choices remain important