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By Matthew David Evaluate Oct 14, 2016

The capabilities and challenges of an EMM platform

Enterprise mobility management is essential for companies today. Find out what an EMM platform does, the challenges it may bring, and what a successful EMM process looks like. Continue Reading


By Jim O'Reilly Get Started Oct 20, 2016

Evolution of the virtual GPU as a mainstream platform

Virtual GPUs are becoming crucial to hybrid cloud planning. With companies like AMD, NVIDIA and Intel throwing their hats in the ring, expect improvements to the technology. Continue Reading


Evaluate Aug 24, 2016

Platform businesses: Who's on the team?

Eager to launch a platform-style business? Look to the three characteristics of successful platform businesses for who should be on the team, says expert Sangeet Paul Choudary. Continue Reading

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By Brad Russell Get Started Oct 13, 2016

Cloud platform trends for the smart home

Smart home cloud platforms are a growing segment consisting of smart home control and automation system platform as well as smart home device platforms. Continue Reading


By Brad Casey Manage Sep 15, 2016

Secure Docker on Linux or Windows platforms

With Docker appearing in businesses of all shapes and sizes, security is a concern for many IT admins. Here's how to secure Docker on the container or the host machine. Continue Reading


By Jacob Gsoedl Evaluate Jul 06, 2016

Dealing with the Docker platform

Jacob Gsoedl takes a closer look at how the Docker framework helps gain a better understanding of just how storage containers work. Continue Reading


By Brent Leary Evaluate Aug 31, 2016

What's behind the expansion of the Salesforce CRM platform?

The Salesforce CRM platform has been growing quickly with one acquisition after another. Expert Brent Leary discusses the possible motivation behind the quick expansion. Continue Reading


Evaluate Aug 25, 2016

The difference between pipe and platform business models

Sangeet Paul Choudary, founder and CEO at advisory and research firm, Platformation Labs, explains the difference between platform business models and traditional pipe models. Continue Reading


By Brian Holak Evaluate Aug 24, 2016

Sam Palmisano defines a platform enterprise

In this CIO Minute, Sam Palmisano, former CEO at IBM, gives his definition of a platform enterprise, highlighting its position as a support system. Continue Reading


By Dan Sullivan Evaluate Oct 20, 2016

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform: Product overview

Expert Dan Sullivan takes a look at how the IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform collects data from multiple sources so as to provide a comprehensive view of IT security. Continue Reading