The Second Machine Age is redefining our relationship with technology. From healthcare to transportation, our lives will be nearly unrecognizable to our children. Underlying this change is the next generation of the social network: a Social Network of Machines. This Social Network of Machines will be a vast infrastructure built on the Third Platform (i.e. mobile, big data, social, cloud) and fueled by near-ubiquitous metadata about machines and humans.
In this two part series, we’ll first examine what technology drives the Second Machine Age. Then we will explore how we can avoid an “Accidental Architecture” on a global scale.
Recently I told you about some exciting developments Dell is driving around Open Networking and our first partnership in this area with Cumulus Networks. Today I am excited to bring to you more game-changing networking solutions that will deliver future-ready IT and optimize businesses for scale-out and cloud-based … READ MORE
In keeping up with the rapid advances in both technology and user demands, the data center network infrastructure is no longer just a matter of connecting a few servers, storage devices and network switches in a rack. Today’s modern data center environments are complex and serve as a … READ MORE
Over the past decade there have been numerous attempts to define what the future of networking should be, and with each attempt came lots of hype about how the new technology would solve the many well-known problems with traditional networks. The most recent of these promising new technologies … READ MORE
Dell has made major strides in networking hardware over the last year, racking up an impressive number of awards and head turning products that are modernizing today’s data center, making good on our promise to disrupt the networking industry. Today Dell’s announcing a new addition to the networking … READ MORE
We talk about it all the time, Flash is transforming IT. It’s transforming the way we work, the way we network, the way we shop, and the way we communicate.
Well, it’s that time of the year again – time for the world’s largest Media & Entertainment trade event, the National Association of Broadcasters Show (NAB) in Las Vegas April 7th-10th! I’m always amazed by the amount of work it takes to prepare for a show like this; … READ MORE
Administrators of the mighty enterprise application and database known as Oracle… this blog post is for you! It’s refreshing to be able to talk to an audience that is tasked with managing the lifeblood of your company. But did you know that there are tools besides Oracle native … READ MORE