Create an effective data backup strategy from scratch

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ December 26, 2019/ Ask the experts, Backup Tools, CIO Resources, Data backup security, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros/ 0 comments

What are your priorities when building a backup strategy? You can’t reliably protect your organization’s valuable data without having a solid data backup plan in place. Here’s what to include when you start building your strategy. By John Edwards Freelancer – SearchStorage Published: 06 Dec 2019 Creating a data backup strategy is essential to ensure business continuity and eliminate downtime,

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Get to know storage-as-a-service providers and their offerings

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ December 26, 2019/ CIO Resources, Cloud storage, Cloud storage management and standards, Enterprise Storage, Kemaza technical resources for IT pros/ 0 comments

What sort of storage-as-a-service is your organization using or considering? Need help understanding storage-as-a-service providers and their offerings? We’ve got you covered with this look at IaaS-based, specialized storage and capacity-on-demand services. Kurt Marko, Consultant – MarkoInsights – SearchMicroservices Published: 12 Dec 2019 Businesses are rapidly shifting their IT spending from on-premises infrastructure with IT-managed software to cloud services delivered

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Business impact analysis checklist: 10 improvements to your BIA strategy

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ December 26, 2019/ Application Rollout Planning and Problems, Business news, Business Strategy, CIO Resources, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Leadership and strategic planning/ 0 comments

What is your priority when conducting a business impact analysis? A business impact analysis is a critical part of disaster recovery planning. Avoid potential disruptions and smooth out the planning process with this BIA checklist. Post courtesy of: Steven Ross Executive Principal – Risk Masters, Inc. – SearchDisasterRecovery Erin Sullivan, Site Editor – TechTarget – SearchStorage Published: 20 Dec 2019

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IT leaders see roles broadening for storage administrators

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ December 26, 2019/ CIO Resources, Cloud storage, Cloud storage management and standards, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros, Networks and Storage/ 0 comments

How would you characterize the future of IT storage professionals? IT experts predict the number of single-focus storage pros will shrink as their responsibilities expand due to the emergence of cloud, hyper-converged and other technologies. By Carol Sliwa, Published: 17 Dec 2019 Cloud and hyper-converged technologies are making the IT professionals who focus solely on storage administration increasingly uncommon. That

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6 multi-cloud storage challenges that affect strategic plans

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 26, 2019/ Ask the experts, CIO Resources, Cloud storage, Cloud storage management and standards, Enterprise Storage, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros, Networks and Storage/ 0 comments

What challenges have you encountered when implementing a multi-cloud strategy? Using multiple cloud storage providers can affect more than just how and where your data is stored. Discover the areas you need to consider to improve performance and costs. Robert Sheldon Contributor – SearchSQLServer Published: 08 Aug 2019 Before implementing a multi-cloud storage strategy, it’s crucial to determine what data will be

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streaming network telemetry-definition

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 16, 2019/ CIO Resources, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros, Network Infrastructure, Network management and monitoring/ 0 comments

What other advantages has your organization found for streaming network telemetry over more traditional methods? Streaming network telemetry is a real-time data collection service in which network devices such as routers, switches and firewalls continuously push data related to the network’s health to a centralized location. In general, telemetry is the science of transmitting measurements from a remote source to a receiving

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What does stateful vs. stateless mean in a networking context?

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 14, 2019/ Ask the experts, CIO Resources, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros, Network Infrastructure, Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services/ 0 comments

What roles have stateless or stateful firewalls played in your network security strategy? When it comes to understanding state from a networking perspective, knowing the difference between stateful vs. stateless firewalls is a crucial starting point. Andrew Froehlich President – West Gate Networks Published: 11 Jul 2019 From a high-level technological perspective, the difference between stateful vs. stateless is essentially whether or

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An introduction to smart NICs and their benefits

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 14, 2019/ Ask the experts, CIO Resources, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Kemaza technical resources for IT pros, Network Infrastructure, Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services/ 0 comments

How has your organization implemented a smart NIC? This introduction discusses how smart NICs work and how they can benefit data center servers. It also explores the smart NIC market and available suppliers. Lee Doyle Principal Analyst – Doyle Research – SearchNetworking Published: 18 Jul 2019 The continued rise of software-based networking, encryption and management and visibility functions can place a significant strain

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3 key problems computational storage devices can solve

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 14, 2019/ Ask the experts, CIO Resources, Data Storage Hardware, Datacenter Hardware, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Expert Enterprise Technical Advice (EETA), Primary storage devices, Tekmart South Africa's Datacenter Products/ 0 comments

In what ways are you using computational storage or can you envision using it in your enterprise? This emerging technology brings stored data closer to compute processes, solving latency and performance issues. Discover the three potential advantages of computational storage. Marc Staimer Founder – Dragon Slayer Consulting – SearchStorage Published: 06 Aug 2019 Computational storage is a simple and potentially profound storage development.

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Flexible consumption models lower IT overhead, help investments

Kemaza Tech Researcher/ August 8, 2019/ Ask the experts, CIO Resources, Datacenter Infrastructure News and Expert Advice, Datacenter Operations, Datacenter Servers, Kemaza technical resources for IT pros/ 0 comments

How do you lower overhead investment costs? Flexible consumption lets you track infrastructure usage and decrease tech investment overhead. It may seem similar to the as-a-service model, but there are differences between the two. Stephen J. Bigelow Senior Technology Editor – TechTarget – SearchWindowsServer Published: 05 Aug 2019 Not all workloads are right for the cloud, so traditional data centers still have their

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