Data Center Management

The data center is the repository for an organization's computer systems, data, and related equipment.

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  • Data Center Consolidation
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Strategic Benchmarks 2014: Infrastructure Budgets And Priorities

    Benchmarks: The IT Infrastructure Playbook

    This playbook module is designed to provide infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals with strategic benchmarks to compare their infrastructure budgets, priorities, motivations, and...

    • Downloads: 142
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Organize Your Infrastructure Team For Customer Obsession

    Organization: The IT Infrastructure Playbook

    Empowered customers are disrupting every industry, and infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders must adapt to this new reality. We believe that technology management is in the middle of a new...

    • Downloads: 180
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Key I&O Technology Trends To Watch In 2014, Part 1

    In The Age Of The Customer, Lean Technology Infrastructure Is A Must

    To accelerate business growth, infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals in Asia Pacific (AP) must understand and ultimately master four key I&O-related trends: 1) Continually consolidate and...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Case Study: News UK Transformed Its Data Center To Become More Agile

    In the past decade, news media companies have witnessed substantial disruptive changes in their marketplace, spurring them to significantly accelerate their IT transformation initiatives. As we have...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Consolidate And Optimize Your IT Infrastructure And Data Centers Into 2014 And Beyond

    Executive Overview: The IT Infrastructure Playbook

    The next wave of data center and IT infrastructure optimization and consolidation will be driven by a workload-centric, software-defined, and hybrid cloud approach. At the same time, I&O leaders...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Strategic Benchmarks 2013: IT Infrastructure

    IT Complexity And Growing Business Demands Orient Infrastructure Priorities Toward Increasing Hardware And Cost Efficiency

    This report provides IT infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals with strategic benchmarks to compare their IT infrastructure budgets, priorities, motivations, and technology adoption to...

    • Downloads: 1277
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Asian Urbanization Creates Opportunities For ICT Suppliers

    With increasing urbanization, Asian cities will undergo rapid transformation, creating opportunities for vendors that align themselves with city-level objectives. City opportunities are growing...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Inquiry Spotlight: IT Consolidation, Q1 2009

    Forrester has recognized consolidation as a success imperative for IT infrastructure and operations professionals for some time, and the recession has only increased that interest. In 2008, Forrester...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:The Green Data Center Starts With A Rationalized Application Portfolio: A Sprint Case Study

    How One IT Ops Group Generated Eco(nomic) Value By Removing Underutilized Apps And The Infrastructure Tied To Them

    Sprint's end goal was to cut costs, increase capacity, and reduce the carbon footprint of IT infrastructure in the data center — but that's not where they started. Recognizing that the data...

    • Downloads: 783
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:India IT Predictions 2009

    This document provides vendor strategists with an overview of the India IT market predictions for 2009. Our research points at a positive outlook for the India IT market, despite the slowdown in...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:China IT Market Predictions 2009

    This document provides vendor strategists with an overview of key trends in the Greater China IT market in 2008 and previews the key trends that will shape the regional market in 2009. The research...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Retrofitting Your Data Center For Better Capacity

    Data centers are expected to last 25 to 30 years, but you need to periodically refresh your environmental gear for better capacity. Many companies can't deploy modern server equipment like blades...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:The Forrester Wave™: IT Consolidation Consultancies, Q2 2008

    IBM And Accenture Lead A Strong Field Of Worldwide Providers

    In Forrester's 42-criteria evaluation of IT consolidation consultancies, we found that IBM Global Services (IGS) and Accenture led the pack due to their breadth of capabilities and superior ability...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Topic Overview: IT Consolidation

    Rationalizing Data Center Infrastructure Investments For Greatest Efficiency

    The majority of IT infrastructure and operations professionals today are rationalizing IT to some degree. This leads to IT consolidation projects for most large organizations, as the finite resources...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Five Trends That Will Shape The IT Infrastructure And Operations Profession In 2008

    2008 will be a busy one for IT infrastructure and operations professionals. With CIOs openly espousing the benefits of server virtualization and losing sleep over the real costs of power leakage in...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:IT Consolidation Drives Active-Active Data Center Configurations

    Historically, alternate data centers have been an expensive insurance policy; the duplicate resources in this data center (DC) stood idle so that in case a disaster or some other calamity disrupted...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Measuring The Cost Of IT Consolidation

    Identifying The Elements That Contribute To Economic Analysis

    Consolidation can help to optimize cost structure for IT organizations with limited resources. Technology enablers like virtualization and remote computing eliminate requirements for dedicated...

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