Posts by Brian Tray

Top 6 Network Function Virtualization (NFV) Benefits for Enterprise Data Centers

NFV adds value and flexibility while reducing physical space and costs for data centers. Cloud adaptation and spending priorities continue to press enterprise data centers toward rethinking the viability of a traditional IT hardware-based model when compared to the burgeoning Network Function Virtualization (NFV) systems. Founded in 2012 by some of the world leading telecom…

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Do You Really Need a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment?

A cyber breach means loss of revenue, not to mention credibility and private data. Mitigate risk and protect valuable data with a top-level evaluation of your company’s security risks. “Do we really need a formal Risk Assessment? My IT people tell me we’re protected…” That’s the most common reaction we hear when we speak with…

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What You Need to Know About Identifying, Managing & Preventing VM Sprawl

Learn how these “infrastructure vampires” can be negatively affecting your business – and what you can do to avoid it in the future The term “VM sprawl” refers to the uncontrolled growth of virtual machines within a virtualized or cloud environment. This problem can occur anywhere, from the largest companies down to small mom and…

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4 Questions to Consider for Cloud Deployment

Make a solid plan for the technical impacts of cloud-based enterprise systems. The cloud offers several strategic benefits, such as providing online access from anywhere, increasing infrastructure efficiency and allowing for very rapid changes. However, supporting cloud-based apps requires careful thought regarding optimizations to your IT infrastructure. Here are 4 questions you should answer in…

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