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IT Budgets Struggle With Data Growth

Technology executives overwhelmingly agree their greatest struggle is managing the rapid growth of data and the resulting strain it is placing on their budgets. The sooner business lines get involved in addressing their looming storage crisis, the better.

2014 State of Storage Survey

"If you just look at vendor financials, the enterprise storage business seems stuck in neutral. However, flat revenue numbers mask a scorching pace of technical innovation, ongoing double-digit capacity growth in enterprises, and dramatic changes in how and where businesses store data." Our 2014 State of Storage research report can help storage marketers better understand what their customers and prospects are grappling with when it comes to storage strategies and plans this year.

Best of Interop 2013 Winners Announced

The Best of Interop award recognizes innovation in eight tech categories, including networking, cloud, security, mobility and more. Winners include Arista, ExtraHop, Talari Networks and Citrix.

Most Important Storage Technologies & Features

In this week’s chart, we learn which storage technologies and features are most important to business technology professionals in 2013. The year-to-year consistency of this chart is valuable to compare what IT practitioners need and/or want with what the industry is trying to sell and promote.

IT Buyers on Storage Technologies and Features Considered When Making Purchase Decisions

Fact: 42% of IT respondents to InformationWeek’s 2013 State of Storage Survey say they manage 100 TB or more of data. The underlying causes of storage swell are the ever increasing use of rich data and the recording of details about every digital interaction possible. As digital marketers, our need for data is like Gordon Gekko’s desire for money: unquenchable.

Best of Interop 2013 – Are You Ready to Showcase Your Innovations to the World?

Network Computing and Interop are taking submissions for the Best of Interop competition until March 27, 2013. The Best of Interop Awards recognize Interop Las Vegas exhibitors that have made significant technological advancements in a specific category. Chosen by a panel of judges, each category winner is determined based on innovative products that actively move business technology forward. Submit your entry today!