Communications


451 Research: Sprint’s managed collaboration play: Google Apps for the SMB masses

InsightaaS perspective: 451 Research is one of the world’s leading sources of insight into cutting edge technologies – including areas that are important to InsightaaS and our principals, such as cloud, communications, analytics, and sustainable IT. As regular visitors to this site are aware, InsightaaS.com works with 451 Research to bring occasional thought leadership pieces [...]


Brendan Kwolek, ‎director, IM/IT, Women's College Hospital

Building network basics

Case studies serve a dual purpose. As a technology showcase, they provide a vehicle for vendors to educate the market on state-of-the art offerings. But they also demonstrate the art-of-the possible, helping would-be adopters envision the ‘how’ and ‘why’ of tech implementation – how they might apply IT solutions in their own circumstance, and what [...]


HP betting on open to drive market wedge

Networking is a double edged sword. The conduit to cloud, networking complexity has also lingered as a check on progress towards greater data centre agility. At the Discover 2014 event in Las Vegas last week, HP’s GM of the enterprise group Bill Veghte described networking as “the most archaic of the silos,” referring to continued [...]

Kash Shaikh, senior director, product and technical marketing, HP Networking

Robert Checketts, group manager, enterprise server product marketing, HP

HP driving new levels of network interconnect

Speed is the new watchword in data centre performance and management simplicity the new mantra. In the digitally dependent, hyper competitive business environment of today, speed of innovation is often as important as modernization itself, a consideration that is driving demand for rapid app and IT service delivery. At the same time, increasing business reliance [...]


New Goldilocks security

Pat Gelsinger was in town recently, meeting with customers, partners and Toronto-based media to explain VMware strategy and priorities as the company negotiates the “tectonic shifts” associated with enterprise transition from the client-server to the mobile-cloud era. According to the CEO, VMware is moving forward with portfolio development across three fronts: the application of virtualization [...]

Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMware