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“Industry-standard server (ISS) has a growing impact on the global data centre hardware market."
Google's cloud leader discusses one of the biggest IT challenges related to enterprise cloud deployments and offers advice on how companies can identify the business functions that are best suited for the cloud.
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“The enterprise storage market closed out 2015 on a slight downturn, as spending on traditional external arrays continues to decline."
“Aside from exchange rate volatility, IT spending has been relatively stable for the past five years.”
Most office communication technology is connected to external networks, such as mobile phones, or web-based instant messaging platforms.
“With the global economy entering a new and uncertain phase, IT spending will be heavily influenced by economic cycles and wild cards over the next five years."
"There's a re-think among channel suppliers about what they offer as part of their core business and how to offer it."
Disaggregation, security, software licensing all part of challenges Cisco faces.
“SDN will become a substantial contributor to the overall network infrastructure market."
“In today’s intensely competitive business environment, re-focusing IT resources on innovation is critical.'
While expanding overseas can deliver enormous benefits for New Zealand businesses, it can also bring a number of IT challenges.
"We believe we have identified a tremendous opportunity for providers to bring a retail-model discipline to cloud service selection and creation."
CIOs and tech pros may wish Apple took a more traditional approach to IT support, but the fact is the company has reason to maintain a degree of separation — and it may never truly embrace enterprise.
With 2016 fast approaching, IT decision makers are eyeing several business technology trends that will shape the New Year.
“Data centre technologies are emerging and evolving at an astounding pace."
“It is with tremendous pride that we celebrate this milestone in the history of our company."
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