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The Benchmark Obsession Must End

Very little good -- and much bad -- comes of it.

Mean Time To Innocence: A Primer for Admins

Proper monitoring helps prove that it's not your fault, and find out what, exactly, is to blame.

Extending Data Management To The Cloud

Dternity has a solid solution worth considering.

IBM and Red Hat Partner on Hybrid Cloud and OpenStack Adoption

And a primer on how to evaluate these kinds of announcements.

A Step-By-Step Guide to DIY Cloud

Trevor Pott takes the first step toward rolling his own.

Migrating Virtual Machines to the Cloud

5nine Software Launches Updated V2V Easy Converter.

The Persistence of Tape

Even with all the cutting-edge storage technologies, one of the original methods is still viable.

5 Free New Features in vSphere 6.5

Backup utilities, migration and analytics tools, and more.

Red Hat Touts 5 Benefits of Its Kubernetes Update

It's clear that Kubernetes is maturing.

The 'First Application Virtualization Software Company'?

Robin Systems makes a bold claim, but one without support.

HPE Buys Nimble: What Does It Mean?

The enterprise giant paid $1.2 billion for the storage vendor.

Securing Data in the Cloud

International boundaries create serious legal challenges.

Pretty Slides Can't Mask a Bad Product

Beware of vendors who substitute jargon and buzzwords for clear descriptions and details.

Weighing the Cloud Decision

When to move, or whether to move at all.

How To Survive the Next Amazonpocalypse

There are numerous cloud options out there. Learn what they are.

Disaster Planning Lessons From the Amazon S3 Outage

Don't blame it all on Amazon.

Does Public Cloud Spell Doom for Channel Partners?

Also, what it could mean for your IT career.

'Leading' Questions for Technology Suppliers

Beware claims of being No. 1: it might not mean what you think.

Kubernetes on Azure: an Analysis

The increasingly-popular container model gets another cloud boost.

Finding the Right Fit for Your Workloads

Virtualization doesn't always make the choice easier.