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By Tom Nolle Evaluate Nov 09, 2016

Practice cloud resource management to reduce sprawl, cut costs

Some organizations go overboard with cloud deployments, paying for more resources than they actually need. Follow these steps to decrease wastefulness and increase cost efficiency. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Manage Oct 24, 2016

Manage disk image files wisely in the face of DevOps sprawl

There are strategies to prevent obsolete disk images from clogging up valuable space, especially in a rapid-change DevOps shop. However, not all VMs will benefit from the same plan. Continue Reading


By Garry Kranz News Jun 14, 2016

Catalogic Software teaches schools to manage copy sprawl

Catalogic Software's ECX Instant Copy Data Management stabilizes NetApp backup and replication for Fairfax public schools, and offers better search for their 100 million files. Continue Reading


By Stuart Burns Evaluate May 31, 2016

Save money and resources with a VM sprawl management plan

Don't let VM sprawl and resource waste drain your bank account. The key to sprawl prevention and elimination is early detection. Continue Reading


By Brian Kirsch Evaluate Jan 05, 2016

Creating a plan for VM sprawl management

In this continuation of our series on VM sprawl control, Brian Kirsch offers two methods for removing resources without eliminating important data from your server. Continue Reading


By Keith Townsend Get Started Apr 04, 2016

A smart organization's guide to VM sprawl management

VM sprawl plagues the virtualized environments of many organizations. The key to overcoming it is incorporating automation and orchestration in your sprawl management plan. Continue Reading


By Garry Kranz News May 04, 2016

EMC World 2016: With eCDM, vendor addresses copy sprawl

With rollouts at EMC World 2016, Enterprise Copy Data Management and ViPR 3.0 extend EMC's software-defined storage push into copy sprawl and heterogeneous storage support. Continue Reading


By Brian Kirsch Problem Solve Jan 05, 2016

How to find problem VMs and solve virtualization sprawl

With the advent of virtual infrastructure and "free" VMs, administrators are seeing a rise in VM sprawl, making environments difficult to manage. In order to combat this issue, you must first locate any and all ... Continue Reading

Manage the Infrastructure

Sponsored Mar 18, 2015

Fight Data Center Sprawl: Here's How

Due to the expense of running multiple data centers, data center consolidation is the No. 1 initiative for IT pros in 2015. Learn tips for cutting operations as much as 40 percent. Continue Reading


Evaluate Mar 04, 2016

To prevent VM sprawl, put data first and tools second

The creation of too many VMs and the continued existence of unused VMs plague modern IT infrastructure. This three-part guide looks at the ongoing battle against virtual machine sprawl, with a focus on strategies ... Continue Reading