EMC Isilon: A Smart Storage System that Grows with Your Needs

EMC Isilon: A Smart Storage System that Grows with Your Needs

According to IDC, in 2011 there were 1.8 trillion gigabytes of data in 500 quadrillion files. This data more than doubles every two years.

If you’re already feeling the pressure of crazy data growth, EMC has developed a smart solution for organizations who need a more effective way to address storage overgrowth. I want to show you how EMC Isilon addresses both capacity and personnel issues in a cost effective way.

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Windows XP is Dead: 3 Strong Reasons to Refresh with Mac OS X

Windows XP is Dead: 3 Strong Reasons to Refresh with Mac OS X

Microsoft announced that as of April 8, 2014 it will no longer support Windows XP. If you work at one of the 67% of organizations that are still on XP, now’s the time to step up and refresh your aging systems. And you don’t need to default to Windows 7 or 8 just because you’ve always used Microsoft.

Twelve years ago (when Windows XP was first released), Mac® computers would not have been viable for most organizations. However, Apple® has since made Mac a business-ready option that allows you to take advantage of the latest mobile and collaboration technologies, while integrating seamlessly into a PC world.

Here are three reasons why you should consider a Mac for your next refresh.

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Apple and Cisco Bring Mobile Workers Closer Together

Apple & Cisco Bring Mobile Workers Closer Together

Ever since mobile devices with front-facing cameras hit the mainstream, the way we communicate with each other has been moving from sci-fi to reality. Slick-looking devices like the iPhone and iPad now bring people face-to-face over great distances – just like we’ve seen in the movies.

While FaceTime and other chat apps may be great for the average consumer, we still need a viable solution for organizations looking for the same futuristic forms of collaboration.

When combined with Cisco’s Unified Communication applications like Jabber, Webex, and Webex Social, Apple makes the future of enterprise collaboration a reality – with tools your users will actually want to use.

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