Herman Mehling

Cotton Companies Walks the Walk

Cotton companies knows all about disaster recovery. The company, which specializes in the restoration of fire- and water-damaged properties, also realizes that practicing what it preaches goes a long...

Searching for Answers

Simplify and virtualize was the law firm of Eskanos & Adlers credo when replacing an overly complex network its IT staff couldnt manage. For help, the firm called on...

BitLeaps LeapServ Catches Data

Using tape backup and recovery had proved unreliable for years at Danlee Medical Products. The last straw came in 2005 when the company realized its tape backup system hadnt...

When Disaster Strikes

A natural or man-made disaster can strike anywhere, anytime, with ruthless and devastating results—thats the awful essence of a disaster. Hurricane Katrina and the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks loom large...

New Steps on the Road to Managed Services

The marketing buzz around managed services is pretty seductive for the thousands of VARs burned out on low-margin, product-centric selling, unpredictable project-based revenue and break-fix maintenance gigs that can...

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Top Cloud Service Providers & Companies

Cloud computing providers play a foundational role for businesses. Virtually every enterprise uses cloud computing in some manner, whether it’s to deliver key infrastructure...

The Role of Data Governance in Effective Data Management

I spoke with four industry experts about the growing challenges in data governance, spotlighting which issues need to be resolved for better data management. The...

Edge Data Fabric: What It Is, Why It Matters

To generate richer and more timely insights, enterprises are using increasing amounts of data. Expect that trend to continue. An IDC model projects that...

How to Encourage a New Generation of Leaders in the Remote Workplace

Companies are starting to finalize their long-term work plans, with many choosing to stay remote for the foreseeable future. The flexible, remote work option will...

F5 Acquires Threat Stack, Continuing Its Transition to a Security Company

F5 has announced an agreement to acquire Boston-based Threat Stack for $68M. The purchase of Threat Stack is F5’s fourth acquisition in the past...