Dell EMC PowerEdge 14G

Back in 2014, the same year that Dell unveiled its 13th generation servers, the company put more than 1,000 technologists to work on the next generation. In 2016, Dell closed on its $60 billion merger with EMC. Less than a year later, Dell EMC introduced the culmination of a three-year effort – the PowerEdge 14th…

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Research firm IDC divides the converged systems market into four segments: integrated infrastructure, certified reference systems, integrated platforms and hyper-converged systems. Integrated infrastructure and certified reference systems are pre-integrated systems containing server hardware, storage systems, networking equipment and systems management software. Integrated platforms add pre-integrated software and customized system engineering to support particular functions. Hyper-converged…

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Software-defined storage (SDS) is gaining traction in the enterprise as digital transformation initiatives move forward. Organizations see SDS as an opportunity to extend the life of existing storage assets, control storage costs, avoid vendor lock-in, reduce management complexity and add storage capacity without disrupting business operations. SDS follows the software-defined model by separating the management…

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Long a plot device in science fiction, artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming a part of everyday reality. AI-powered chatbots, virtual personal assistants and smart toys are now widely available, and applications such as autonomous cars, healthcare diagnostics and robotic process automation are advancing rapidly. AI applications are being enabled by more powerful hardware, sophisticated algorithms…

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A recent report from Rapid7 suggests that organizations aren’t doing enough to protect their networks. The report aggregates the results of 128 penetration tests performed for large and small enterprises in a variety of industries. In more than 80 percent of the tests, the penetration testers were able to break into the network. More than…

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