In spite of the fact that companies are expanding their data centers, IDC reports that the traditional server market is in decline, possibly because IT is moving toward smaller, more cost-effective and energy-efficient alternatives like blades.
Change is the one constant in the IT business these days. Everywhere you look the world is shifting, and in August alone this year we saw a bevy of surprising announcements from some of the most trusted technology brands.
It’s possible that when we have too much monitoring information, we lose site of actual problems in the sea of data, and we need to find a way to make sense of it all.
HP had a bad day last Saturday when it put TouchPads on deep clearance and the web site couldn’t keep up with the increased traffic–something HP should have been able to anticipate ahead of time.