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By Mark Thompson Jun 02, 2015

Government as a platform, or a platform for government? Which are we getting?

Government as a platform is the latest buzzword in Whitehall - but is that really what they are going to deliver? Continue Reading


By Andrew Reichman Get Started Jun 30, 2015

Five virtual storage platform tips for a VM environment

Adding another layer of virtualization to a virtual server environment can complicate management and design. Here's how to avoid the pitfalls. Continue Reading


By Alan Joch Get Started Jun 30, 2015

Manufacturing SMBs slow to adopt an ERP platform

Manufacturing SMBs tread lightly when it comes to moving to an ERP platform. But experts say implementation can be smooth if clear goals are set. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Evaluate Apr 29, 2015

Which container platform should my organization deploy?

Despite the buzz around Docker, it's not the only container platform. So how do I know which container technology is right for my organization? Continue Reading


By John Moore Evaluate Jun 29, 2015

Platform business model picks up steam -- what's the CIO role?

The platform business model develops and derives value from the ecosystem of users it connects. CIOs need to be in on it. Continue Reading


News Jun 26, 2015

OpenShift set to revolutionize PaaS platforms

OpenShift not only revolutionizes PaaS platforms, it embraces DevOps by creating tools and advancing technologies that simplify operations professionals' lives. Continue Reading


By Jan Stafford Evaluate Jun 22, 2015

AppDynamics introduces Application Integration Platform

Learn why AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform is the June 2015 selection for our innovation spotlight. Continue Reading


By Alex Barrett Get Started Apr 14, 2015

Second guessing the third platform of IT

The third platform is a broad term for social, mobile, cloud and other applications, united in the need for a scalable IT back-end. Continue Reading


By Trevor Jones News Jun 15, 2015

Google Cloud Platform puts enterprise bonafides on display

Google Cloud Platform enterprise customers were on full display last week as the tech giant tried to counter the notion that it's failing in that market. Continue Reading


By Katherine Finnell News Jun 12, 2015

Unify updates UC platforms for SMB, midmarket

Unify is expanding its market reach by updating its OpenScape UC platforms for channel partner resale to SMB and midmarket organizations. Continue Reading