Data & Storage

March 8, 2017
A Government Buyer’s Guide to Flash Storage premium
As costs have declined, all-flash storage has become the de facto enterprise standard for primary storage and the foundation for any cloud – internal, SaaS, or public. For the public sector, flash can address agency modernization efforts (mobile, data analytics and cloud) and help cut costs and reduce power and space requirements, despite growing data […]
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February 1, 2017
Self-Service Data Analytics Makes it Easy to Prep, Blend, and Analyze Big Data premium
As federal, state and local agencies amass more and more structured and unstructured data, the use of data analytics can help save time and resources in making informed decisions based on that data. However, challenges remain as agencies struggle to find the right skill set and manage the complexity of implementations for multi-structured data platforms. […]
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January 19, 2017
Managing Today’s Virtualization Challenges by Looking at the Past and Predicting the Future premium
Can you afford for your team to lose eight hours a day? According to the 2016 State of Data Center Architecture and Monitoring and Management report by ActualTech Media in partnership with my company, SolarWinds, that’s precisely what is happening to today’s IT administrators when they try to identify the root cause of a virtualization […]
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December 20, 2016
8 Reasons to Take a Look at NetBackup 8 premium
Are you trying to make the business case to your management that it’s time to upgrade to NetBackup 8? Recognized by Gartner as  a “Leader” in its Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Software and loved by customers, the NetBackup Platform routinely delivers near 100% backup and recovery success rates across enterprise workloads. […]
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December 13, 2016
5 Tips to Keep Your Agency’s Data and Applications Working Just as Hard as You premium
In some ways, data has become just as much a colleague to federal IT managers as the person sitting next to them. Sure, data can’t pick up a burrito for you at lunchtime, but it’s still extraordinarily important to agency operations. Data keeps things going so that everyone in the agency can do their jobs […]
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November 3, 2016
The Data-Centric Warfighter – How Data Empowers Defense premium
Net-centric and data-centric warfare is transforming how warfighters conduct operations. Data from satellite feeds, remote sensors, ship manifests, etc. depend on secure and quality data to inform intelligence-based decision-making. But data is only as good as its ability to be leveraged. Defense organizations are constantly bombarded with questionable data says DLT partner, Informatica. Facial recognition […]
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October 19, 2016
Five Tips to Keep Your Agency’s Data and Applications Working Just as Hard as You premium
In some ways, data has become just as much a colleague to federal IT managers as the person sitting next to them. Sure, data can’t pick up a burrito for you at lunchtime, but it’s still extraordinarily important to agency operations. Data keeps things going so that everyone in the agency can do their jobs […]
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October 12, 2016
10 Ways to Secure Big Data at Rest and In-Transit premium
Cloud computing has made collecting, storing, and processing data easier and cheaper than ever. Agencies are increasingly leveraging big data to drive actionable insights and improve cyber threat detection. Furthermore, more than 60% of agencies are using big data to reduce costs and operating expenses, writes Information Week. As the volume of big data and […]
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Government Writer
October 4, 2016
Big Data Analytics Can Thwart Cyber Threats – But Feds are Struggling premium
We all know that sifting through data is an overwhelming challenge for federal agencies. Various data types, stored across a range of disparate siloes, and a lack of resources to analyze the sheer amount of data, has long held up data analytics in government. But now, that problem seems to be threatening cybersecurity efforts. That’s […]
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