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By Kim Lindros ,Ed Tittel Evaluate May 04, 2016

What to Look for in Secure Sockets Layer

Any website that collects or transmits sensitive information must be protected by Secure Socket Layer encryption. SSL and its successor, Transport Security Layer (TLS), are security protocols used to create an ... Continue Reading


By Robert Sheldon Get Started May 02, 2016

How to use Citrix AppDisk for application layering

With Citrix AppDisk, XenApp and XenDesktop customers have another tool for delivering virtualized applications to users. IT administrators might also be able to reduce the amount of time they spend managing base ... Continue Reading


By Antony Adshead May 23, 2016

IBM PCM leap opens way to new layer of enterprise storage

IBM shows off triple-level cell phase change memory and says PCM can be used as faster adjunct to flash storage and extension to DRAM memory Continue Reading


By Brian Madden Mar 02, 2016

What is app virtualization? Part 3: Layering

In today's article, we're going to cover the technology called "layering." Continue Reading


By Jessica Scarpati News Feb 26, 2016

Fiber Mountain Glass Core embraces Layer 1 devices, software

In the world of SDN, Layers 2 and 3 tend to take all the glory. But Fiber Mountain's Glass Core architecture puts the focus on the physical layer for the first time. Continue Reading


By Sue Troy Manage Feb 11, 2016

Adding a data virtualization layer to IT systems: Three questions to ask

Read up on the three most common objections to bringing data virtualization in-house, surrounding ease of implementation, access to the data and performance. Continue Reading


By Garry Kranz News Aug 19, 2015

Coho Data adds Docker containers at the storage layer

A Coho Data DataStream software upgrade lets Docker containers execute directly on DataStream storage arrays. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Oct 08, 2015

Cybercrime costs rising, experts say application layer needs budget

Two separate reports noted that cybercrime costs are significant. Some experts said reallocating budget resources to application layer security may be the answer. Continue Reading


By Adrian Bridgwater News Oct 06, 2015

NetSuite: ecommerce is an omnichannel multi-modal many-layered thing

Cloud-based financials and ERP company NetSuite held its Cloud Tour Europe 2015 this week in London. Working to push forward its omnichannel software suite strategy, the firm announced the opening ... Continue Reading


By Valerie Silverthorne Get Started May 19, 2015

Guiding your enterprise to the SoftLayer cloud platform

With a range of service offerings, the SoftLayer cloud platform is central to IBM's cloud strategy. But what options are under the SoftLayer umbrella? Continue Reading