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The Sharing Economy & Regulation
David Wagner  
4/3/2014   15 comments
Are ride share services like Lyft and Uber just taxi services, or are they different?
E2 Radio: An Interop Preview With Glenn Evans
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
2/25/2014   7 comments
Get the latest information on the InteropNet in this special episode of E2 Radio.
The Virtual Slowdown
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
1/17/2014   31 comments
Enterprises are rushing to virtualize everything. It might be time to tap the brakes.
Malware Exploiting Cloud Providers
Sara Peters  
1/16/2014   30 comments
Cybercriminals are using legitimate, popular, enterprise-level cloud services providers to host malware.
E2 Radio: Real Wins From Virtual Servers
Susan Nunziata  
1/13/2014   3 comments
Join us for this special encore episode of E2 radio with an all-new, live community discussion.
Poll: CIO Priorities for 2014
David Wagner  
12/18/2013   17 comments
Take our poll on the top priorities for 2014.
E2 Radio: Optimize Virtualization
Sara Peters  
12/18/2013   2 comments
In the next episode of E2 Radio, learn how to simplify virtualization management practices and maximize investments.
Giving Thanks for Technology
David Wagner  
11/27/2013   87 comments
Here's an all-you-can-eat tribute to technology.
E2 Radio: Virtualization & the Path to the Cloud
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
10/7/2013   3 comments
Join us at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 10th for this special, sponsored radio show!
E2 Euro Radio Show: Evolve Your Infrastructure
Susan Fogarty  
10/2/2013   7 comments
Your company may have deployed virtualization, but are you getting the most out of it? Our E2 Euro Radio Show will help you build on your virtual infrastructure.
System Management & the Cloud
Paul Ferrill  
8/29/2013   14 comments
Microsoft's Systems Center has multiple features to aid in cloud management.
When CIOs Become Commodity Buyers
Ivan Schneider  
8/13/2013   7 comments
If advances in the cloud and in virtualization make compute time a commodity, will CIOs be ready?
E2 Radio: Discover Even More Ways to Maximize SQL Server Performance
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
8/6/2013   1 comment
Join us for this special sponsored episode of E2 Radio!
E2 Radio: Real Management for the Virtual World
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
7/24/2013   13 comments
Learn how to get the most from your virtual server infrastructure!
E2 Radio: Datacenter Performance & Manageability – Coming to an Office Near You!
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
7/16/2013   5 comments
This sponsored radio show will look at how to take virtualization out of the datacenter and into branch offices.
OEMs Building More With Fewer Factories
David Wagner  
7/11/2013   21 comments
Flexible manufacturing is allowing the footprint of factories to shrink just like datacenter footprints.
5 Critical Technologies for CIOs
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
6/26/2013   14 comments
Some technologies have too much potential to ignore.
Cloudy With a Chance of Optimism
Paul Ferrill  
6/7/2013   15 comments
Microsoft makes an even bigger move toward the cloud with the latest version of Server 2012.
Amerijet Takes Off With New Datacenter
Michael Vizard  
6/7/2013   7 comments
Amerijet reamps its entire IT infrastructure.
500 Blogs... a Look Back
David Wagner  
6/6/2013   54 comments
For my 500th blog at E2, I look back at some of my earliest blogs to see if a pattern can be identified.
Control Issues & Self-Provisioning
Andrew Froehlich  
5/22/2013   8 comments
Looking for compromise between control and allowing full self-provisioning is difficult, but worth the trouble.
BYOD in Healthcare: A CIO's Story
Susan Nunziata  
4/25/2013   52 comments
The move toward bring-your-own-device (BYOD) at the Green Clinic in Ruston, La., was a series of step changes.
What I Was Thinking… When We Moved to the Cloud
David Fletcher  
4/23/2013   6 comments
Part of an ongoing series to show how CIOs think about major aspects of their jobs.
E2 Radio: Modernizing Your Approach to Virtualization Platforms
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
4/19/2013   6 comments
Join us for an in-depth look at the strategies and technologies required to make the most of your virtual infrastructure.
6 Reasons for Upgrading to Server 2012
Adam Lawson  
4/12/2013   8 comments
Server 2012 has plenty of advantages for the right enterprise.
Poll Wrap: IT Revolutionaries Infrastructure Division
David Wagner  
4/11/2013   Post a comment
The latest results from the tournament of IT Revolutionaries.
Live Video: Migrating to Server 2012
Sara Peters  
4/8/2013   5 comments
Learn about the potential pitfalls of a Windows Server 2012 migration, on E2's next live video show.
Zero Clients for Clinical Environments
Brien Posey  
4/4/2013   8 comments
Zero clients can be security dreams for healthcare.
Poll: March Madness Infrastructure Division
David Wagner  
4/3/2013   9 comments
Help pick the most important innovation in IT history.
2 Sides to the Datacenter Power Issue
Andy Patrizio  
3/13/2013   19 comments
Datacenters use a lot of power, maybe too much, but at the same time they've made great efficiency gains. How much does this matter?
Live Video: Real-World Client Virtualization
Sara Peters  
2/25/2013   6 comments
In E2's next live video episode we'll discuss the potential triumphs and common pitfalls of a desktop virtualization deployment.
The Case Against SDN
Andrew Froehlich  
2/11/2013   5 comments
Trading reliability for flexibility isn't always a good idea.
What’s in Store for Indian Enterprise Storage
Sudha Nagaraj Bharadwaj  
2/1/2013   13 comments
Major storage moves for Indian CIOs.
SDN: 3 Tips for 2013
Cormac Foster  
1/8/2013   5 comments
Software-defined networking is now mainstream. Here are three tips for surviving the transition.
Windows 8 Virtually a Nonstarter in India
Sudha Nagaraj Bharadwaj  
1/4/2013   24 comments
India prefers XP but will likely turn to desktop virtualization when it must do so.
IT's New Year's Resolutions
David Wagner  
12/31/2012   64 comments
Here are five techie goals to set for 2013.
Thin Clients Are Ideal for School Computer Labs
Andrew Froehlich  
12/24/2012   27 comments
Cloud-controlled thin clients could help schools create next-generation computer labs on a slim budget.
The Virtually Untapped Virtualization Market
Sudha Nagaraj Bharadwaj  
11/27/2012   8 comments
Only 5 to 10 percent of Indian organizations are extensively using virtualization.
More Indian Workers Demanding BYOD
Sudha Nagaraj Bharadwaj  
11/9/2012   14 comments
More Indian workers are demanding BYOD to increase their own productivity.
Real Challenges at the Virtual School
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
11/8/2012   27 comments
The nation's oldest and largest virtual school has major challenges for its CIO.
Taking the Right Business Continuity Steps
Susan Nunziata  
10/23/2012   24 comments
As anyone who has made the case for improving DR solutions knows, it's hard to prove a direct impact on the company's bottom line with such investments.
VDI: The Secret Sauce to a Smooth Migration
Susan Fogarty  
10/9/2012   10 comments
If your IT department needs to make a Windows upgrade, and has also been considering virtual desktop infrastructure, now is the time to act.
E2 Radio: Simpler, Faster & Cheaper Convergence
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
10/3/2012   5 comments
Convergence is coming. This episode of E2 Radio is all about doing it right.
Making the World Safe for VDI
Ann Newman  
9/28/2012   62 comments
You can clear the path to desktop virtualization benefits by knocking down the barriers to entry, one by one.
Comparing the Costs of Software
Paul Ferrill  
9/24/2012   10 comments
Two similar products are difficult to compare because of different selling strategies.
Things to Know About Navigating Windows Server 2012 Licensing
Andrew Froehlich  
9/19/2012   4 comments
Microsoft has simplified the license options for Server 2012.
E2 Radio: Transforming How IT Is Delivered
Sara Peters  
9/10/2012   5 comments
Learn how to use virtualization, cloud computing, and convergence to give your organization's innovators a place to for their brainchildren to grow.
Datacenter Virtualization
Paul Ferrill  
9/4/2012   10 comments
Virtual storage options are growing in number and capability.
Virtualize (Almost) Everything
Andrew Froehlich  
8/28/2012   26 comments
You might choose never to virtualize some types of applications.
NFS vs. SMB 3.0
Paul Ferrill  
8/1/2012   3 comments
Walking through storage options in Windows Server 2012.
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A Video Case Study – Translational Genomics Research Institute
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On the Case
TGen IT: Where We're Going Next

7|11|12   |   08:12   |   10 comments


Now that TGen has broken new ground in genomic research by using Dell's storage, cloud, and high-performance computing solutions, the company discusses what will come next for it and for personalized medicine.
On the Case
Better Care Through Better Communications

6|6|12   |   02:24   |   12 comments


The achievements of the TGen/Dell project could improve how all people receive healthcare, because they are creating ways to improve end-to-end communication of medical data.
On the Case
TGen IT: Where We Are Now

5|15|12   |   06:58   |   5 comments


TGen is breaking new ground in genomic research by using Dell's storage, cloud, and high-performance computing solutions.
On the Case
TGen IT: Where We Were

4|27|12   |   06:45   |   10 comments


The Translational Genomics Research Institute wanted to save lives, but its efforts were hobbled by immense computing challenges related to collecting, processing, sharing, and storing enormous amounts of data.
On the Case
1,200% Faster

4|18|12   |   02:27   |   12 comments


Through their partnership, Dell and TGen have increased the speed of TGen’s medical research by 1,200 percent.
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IT May Improve Children's Chances of Survival

4|17|12   |   02:12   |   8 comments


IT is helping medical researchers reach breakthroughs in a way and pace never seen before.
On the Case
Medical Advances in the Cloud

4|10|12   |   1:25   |   5 comments


TGen and Dell are pushing the boundaries of computing, and harnessing the power of the cloud to improve healthcare.
On the Case
TGen: Living the Mission

4|9|12   |   2:25   |   3 comments


TGen's CIO puts the organizational mission at the heart of everything the IT staff does.
On the Case
TGen Speeding Up Biomedical Research to Save More Lives

4|5|12   |   1:59   |   8 comments


The Translational Genomics Research Institute is revamping its computing to improve speed, storage, and collaboration – and, most importantly, to save lives.
On the Case
Computing Power Helping to Save Children's Lives

3|28|12   |   2:13   |   3 comments


The Translational Genomics Institute’s partnership with Dell is enabling them to treat kids with neuroblastoma more quickly and save more lives.
Tom Nolle
The Big Reason to Use Office

3|18|14   |   02:24   |   19 comments


Office and personal productivity tools come in a first-class and coach flavor set, but what makes the difference is primarily little things that most users won't encounter. What's the big issue in using something other than Office, and can you get around it?
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SPONSORED: Mobile Security — A Use Case

3|4|14   |   04:27   |   6 comments


New mobile security solutions can accommodate a wide array of needs, including those of a complex university environment.
Tom Nolle
Killing Net Neutrality Might Save You Money

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The DC Court of Appeals voided most of the Neutrality Order, and whatever it might mean for the Internet overall, it might mean better and cheaper Internet VPNs for businesses.
Tom Nolle
The Internet of Everythinguseful

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We really don't want an "Internet of Everything" but even building an Internet of Everythinguseful means setting some ground rules to insure there's value in the process and that costs and risks are minimized.
Tom Nolle
Maturing Google Chrome

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Google's Chrome OS has a lot of potential value and a lot of recent press, but it still needs something to make it more than a thin client. It needs cloud integration, it needs extended APIs via web services, and it needs to suck it up and support a hard drive.
Sara Peters
No More Cookie-Cutter IT

12|23|13   |   03.58   |   21 comments


Creating the right combination of technology, people, and processes for your IT organization is a lot like baking Christmas cookies.
Sara Peters
Smart Wigs Not a Smart Idea

12|5|13   |   3:01   |   46 comments


Sony is seeking a patent for wigs that contain computing devices.
Tom Nolle
Cloud in the Wild

12|4|13   |   02:23   |   15 comments


On a recent African trip I saw examples of the value of the cloud in developing nations, for educational and community development programs. We could build on this, but not only in developing economies, because these same programs are often under-supported even in first-world countries.
E2 Editors
SPONSORED: Is Malware Evading Your IPS?

11|18|13   |   03:16   |   4 comments


Intrusion prevention software is supposed to detect and block malware intrusions, but clever malware authors can evade your IPS in these five main ways.
Sara Peters
Where Have All the Mentors Gone?

9|27|13   |   3:15   |   38 comments


A good professional mentor can change your life for the better... but where do you find one?
Tom Nolle
SDN Wars & You Could Win

9|17|13   |   2:10   |   5 comments


VMware's debate with Cisco on SDN might finally create a fusion between an SDN view that's all about software and another that's all about network equipment. That would be good for every enterprise considering the cloud and SDN.
Ivan Schneider
The Future of the Smart Watch

9|12|13   |   3:19   |   39 comments


Wearing a bulky, oversized watch is good training for the next phase in wristwatches: the Internet-enabled, connected watch. Why the smartphone-tethered connected watch makes sense, plus Ivan demos an entirely new concept for the "smart watch."
Tom Nolle
Cutting Your Cloud Storage Costs

9|4|13   |   2:06   |   3 comments


Cloud storage costs are determined primarily by the rate at which files are changed and the possibility of concurrent access/update. If you can structure your storage use to optimize these factors you can cut costs, perhaps to zero.
Sara Peters
Do CIOs Need an IT Background?

8|29|13   |   2:11   |   23 comments


Most of the CIOs interviewed in the How to Become a CIO series did not start their careers as IT professionals. So is an IT background essential?
Ivan Schneider
The Internet Loves Birthdays

8|27|13   |   3:25   |   69 comments


The Internet has evolved into a machine for drumming up a chorus of "Happy Birthday" messages, from family, friends, friends of friends who you added on Facebook, random people that you circled on G+, and increasingly, automated bots. Enough already.