Resources (752)

  1. Securing the Organization EcoCast

    Securing the organization in 2019 has to be top priority for companies of all sizes. With data breaches being reported almost daily in the news, IT organization must ensure that their data is safe, their networks are secure, and their end users are security-savvy. Once secured, you must continually audit and test your security posture and network configurations to ensure that they remain secure. I… Learn More

    • Security
  2. Accelerate VM and Container Workload Deployments with Rack-Scale Composability

    New applications slowing you down? What if you could deploy, manage and scale new apps faster than you ever dreamed. Perhaps the answer is rack-scale composability. A composable platform with rock-solid compliance and security, end-to-end automation, built-in AI operations, and an innovative composable, scalable fabric just might be the ticket. Learn how HPE Composable Cloud supports bare metal… Learn More

    • A.I.
    • Monitoring
  3. PanelCast - How Data is Changing the Face of IT

    It's said that ""data is the new gold"" and that we in IT have become the data miners, or at least the data caretakers. It's our job to make sure that our company's data is always available, protected, secure, and highly performant. However, with massivly growing distributed datasets and malicous attackers trying to steal our ransom our company's data, proper care and feeding of our company's data… Read More

    • Big Data
    • Data Protection
    • Other
  4. Solutions for VMware and Virtual Environments -- LIVE During VMWORLD

    Virtualization powers the modern workload environment, a scenario unlikely to change in the foreseeable future.  Organizations around the world need to continually seek solutions that help to enable, enhance, and expand these environments to ensure robustness and reliability while reducing cost and complexity. On August 28, join ActualTech Media as we meet with some of the world's most influen… Learn More

    • Virtualization
  5. Simplify IT with one of the world’s most intelligent HCI solutions

    Have you virtualized 90% of core applications on VMware vSphere and seen the clear business benefits of virtualization, but still challenged to achieve the supreme goal of 100% virtualization plus greater simplicity, intelligence, and overall efficiency?  Hear how customers can transform workloads running on siloed environments to 100% intelligent HCI infrastructure leveraging HPE SimpliVity and… Learn More

    • Hyperconvergence
  6. Ransomware Hostage Rescue Guide

    It is estimated that a business falls victim to a ransomware attack every 40 seconds, adding up to a projected $11.5 billion in damages for this year. As ransomware attacks become more targeted and damaging, your organization faces increased risk that can have your networks down for days or even weeks. So, how can your organization avoid getting held hostage? Join us and Erich Kron CISSP, Secur… Learn More

    • Data Protection
    • Security
  7. Data Protection, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS EcoCast

    With massively growing data sets and expectations of 100% uptime with long term retention, companies are struggling to meet data protection and disaster recovery demands. These problems are prevalent, no matter the size of the organization. To compound that, IT organizations simply don’t have time to research and compare the latest software and hardware solutions available for enterprise data pr… Learn More

    • Data Protection
    • DRaaS
  8. 065 – Backing Up Your Software-as-a-Service

    When you’re using Office 365, do you believe that Microsoft is taking care of the backups of that crucial information? If so, you’re living under a dangerous delusion. That’s because Microsoft takes care of its own infrastructure. When it comes to your data sitting on their infrastructure, you’re mostly on your own. Your email, your data in SharePoint or Microsoft Teams or other Softwar… Listen Now

  9. ActualTech Media To Give Away 10,000 Gorilla Guide Books at VMworld 2019!

    We're excited to announce that, for the second year in a row, ActualTech Media will be exhibiting live at VMworld 2019! We want as many people as possible to get their hands on the latest Gorilla Guides, so we've reserved our very own booth, #250, to give away 10,000 free Gorilla Guides to attendees along with some booth prizes! We've been heads-down working on several new Gorilla Guides we'… Read More

  10. Integrating HCI alongside existing SANs

    The introduction of Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) into a centralized SAN environment need not be a disruptive nor polarizing event. Learn how DataCore Software blends the best of both architectures, making optimum use of existing resources and practices in the transition. Learn More

    • Hyperconvergence
  11. Storage, Flash, NVMe and Storage Optimization Megacast

    The storage market has transformed in recent years, with the standalone storage array being attacked from all sides by ambitious rivals vying for customer attention in a world demanding more and more from beleaguered IT departments. Today, storage comes in many shapes and sizes - flash, hybrid, NVMe, cloud, and more. With so many solutions in this burgeoning space, and more jumping in every day… Learn More

    • Flash
    • Storage
  12. Decoupling Security Segmentation from Networking for Effective PCI Compliance

    Maintaining your PCI compliance posture is hard. Are the changes in your environment leading to segmentation errors? Is your QSA questioning the correctness and completeness of your PCI scope and segmentation? Have you tried to deploy more VLANs and data center firewalls to segment your PCI environment, and FAILED? In this webinar, Illumio’s Vivian Tero will share how customers can use Illumi… Learn More

    • Security
  13. 064 – Understanding the Google Cloud Platform

    In the Internet age, an old saying goes that it’s best to be there first. And there’s truth in that, too. When it comes to public cloud computing, Amazon was first, and they’re a clear No. 1 in the space. Sometimes it’s hard to be in third place, like Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is, behind Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure. On the other hand, Google is a huge company with lo… Listen Now

  14. The Great Slack to Teams Migration: 1 Year Later

    On a fateful day in August 2018, we made the decision to extricate ourselves from Slack and jump headfirst into Microsoft Teams.  I’ve previously written about our early experiences here and here.  It was September of 2018 when we officially cut over from Slack to Teams, but we’d been doing a lot of configuration and testing up to that point. Since then, we’ve expanded our use of Teams… Read More

  15. Moving to SaaS: Better Data Protection at 50% of the TCO

    The IT world is transforming from on-premises hardware and software to cloud computing and infrastructure. SaaS solutions such as Salesforce led the way, but cloud infrastructure and platforms (IaaS / PaaS) have been gaining strong adoption as well. Why? Because they eliminate or reduce the cost and complexity of maintaining on-premises infrastructure. Data protection is a prime service to move… Learn More

  16. Cloud Solutions EcoCast

    Cloud-based solutions are enabling companies small and large to do things they never thought technologically possible or thought they could never afford to do. If you think that leveraging the cloud isn't right for your company because you aren't the ""Facebook's of the world"" - think again! On this Cloud EcoCast you'll learn how Nutanix is enabling the hybrid cloud, how Igneous is offering af… Learn More

    • Cloud
  17. Architecting a Data Protection and Disaster Recovery Strategy Training Day

    Make no mistake - this isn’t your typical webinar! On this new educational Training Day event you’ll receive comprehensive training on how to build a comprehensive data protection and disaster recovery strategy for your business. Our expert presenter is a veteran consultant with many disaster recovery projects under his belt and will share with you the components of a data protection strat… Read More

    • Data Protection
    • Security
  18. 063 – Complexity: The Enemy of Efficiency for Data Protection in the Multicloud World

    More and more companies are going multicloud; that is, they’re not standardizing on one platform like Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform or Microsoft Azure. They’re picking and choosing multiple providers in an a la carte fashion. While this is a good thing, it also comes with big challenges. Perhaps the biggest of all is complexity. And when it comes to backing up data on those pla… Listen Now

  19. 061 - Leveraging the Cloud for Research Education Networks

    Major research universities face a dilemma: they have tons of data that needs to be stored, and are creating more data all the time. Simultaneously, they have notoriously tight budgets that are often set in concrete. What do do? The solution may lie in public cloud storage, which can provide predictable costs and protected, yet easily-accessible, data. Beware, though, because the big dogs of th… Listen Now

  20. Tape-based Backup vs. Cloud-based Backup: Which Is Better?

    Linear Tape-Open-based storage, or LTO, has long been the economic favorite for data backup and archiving. Much of the world’s backup data resides in portable, remotely stored tape drives, at the ready in case disaster should strike. So it’s highly likely that you have existing investments to protect your data in LTO infrastructure, software, and processes. If it isn’t broken, why fix it, ri… Read More