Achieving a Secure Data Center in the Internet of Things Era

No doubt about it: The Internet of Things (IoT) will impact your strategy for a secure data center. Even if your organization isn’t collecting consumer-facing IoT data, there’s a significant chance IoT devices will be connecting to your enterprise data center. Security card readers, forklifts, environment sensors and handheld inventory devices are just a few examples of the gadgets and machines that are -- or will be -- sending information back to the data center. Let’s take a look at some of the security concerns IoT brings with it.

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Why VMware May Fall Victim to Cost Cutting

Whether you believe the hypervisor is a commodity isn't relevant. What's factual is that VMware vSphere has reached market saturation. VMware has had great success and has penetrated most of the Fortune 500's. vSphere is such a huge chunk of the data center budget that I consistently hear questions about how organizations can save money on vSphere licenses. I tackle the overall question over on TechRepublic.com 

http://www.techrepublic.com/article/why-vmware-may-fall-victim-to-virtualization-cost-cutting/