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By Mike Chapple Get Started Oct 09, 2015

HIPAA and HITECH compliance: Who should perform assessments?

Here are some important criteria for hiring a partner to review your information security program, with a focus on HIPAA and HITECH compliance. Continue Reading


By Jim O'Reilly Evaluate Sep 17, 2015

IT benchmarking incorporates more than server performance

While a server performance test is a key IT benchmarking metric, it coexists with prices and the target workloads to yield a true IT performance benchmark. Continue Reading


By Brian Kirsch Manage Aug 31, 2015

How CPU and memory affect application performance

Application performance will change depending on if you want more cores, better clock speed or what you choose for memory. Continue Reading


Manage Aug 28, 2015

Meet the challenge of optimizing system performance

Finding the right metrics for optimizing system performance is challenging. A software engineer offers tips for removing barriers to top performance. Continue Reading


Manage Aug 27, 2015

Hortonworks optimizes Apache Hadoop performance

Hortonworks has recently introduced new products to help enhance Apache Hadoop performance. Continue Reading


Manage May 29, 2015

Business performance measurement builds a performance culture

With an effective business performance measurement plan, an organization can improve processes and create a performance culture. Continue Reading


By Meredith Courtemanche Get Started Oct 08, 2015


By Paul Henry Get Started Oct 06, 2015

How to perform a forensic acquisition of a virtual machine disk

Virtualization expert Paul Henry provides a step-by-step guide to imaging a virtual machine disk (*flat.vmdk) in a forensically sound manner. Continue Reading


Problem Solve Oct 02, 2015

Are production performance problems plaguing your work?

ZeroTurnaround's Jevgeni Kabanov clarifies the three major pain points for production performance and how best to avoid them. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Sep 30, 2015

Would you ever perform Oracle backups without RMAN?

While RMAN is typically used for Oracle backups, it is possible and sometimes necessary to use a different backup method. Continue Reading