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Cloud Storage Gateways: Linking to Data in the Cloud

By Dick Weisinger

When it comes to data storage, most companies would prefer to keep their data on-premise under lock and key.  A report by CTERA Networks, the 2015 Enterprise Cloud Storage Survey found that nearly three quarters of enterprises prefer to store their data with a

Data Management: Data Silos Never Vanish

By Dick Weisinger

Data silos have been the “scourge of enterprises” for years.  The root of the problem are applications that are isolated and manage their own data without communicating with other applications.  Silo-ed information, while often valuable and even vital, often goes unanalyzed

Big Data: Expected to Grow By A Factor of Six Before 2019

By Dick Weisinger

The Big Data market will grow by 50 percent or more over the next four years, says market analyst group Ovum.  At that rate, the market will grow by a factor of six by 2019.  The growth of Big Data

Hyperconverged Infrastructure Solutions (HCIS) Market: 116 Percent Growth in 2015

By Dick Weisinger

Where are technologies like virtualization, containerization, and software-defined enterprises taking us?  Hyperconvergence is a term some are beginning to use to describe an architecture for IT infrastructure that builds on a set of nodes that work together to manage computing and

Cloud Computing: Nearly One Third of IT Infrastructure Spending is Going to the Cloud

By Dick Weisinger

Spending on cloud infrastructure now makes up 30 percent of total IT infrastructure according to IDC.  The estimate is based on numbers from first quarter 2015 and is a jump from 26.4 percent in first quarter 2014. Kuba Stolarski, Research