To DevOps or Not to DevOps? A Question of Survival

When it comes to today’s IT, it really isn’t a matter of whether your IT operation should pursue a DevOps strategy and operating model to deliver software in the cloud. The question is how best to transition to this critical new approach. Similar to making the shift to IT as … READ MORE

Ram Ramani May 2nd, 2016

Converged vs. Hyper-Converged Infrastructure: Getting the Right Mix

Converged infrastructure (CI)—pre-engineered and deeply integrated blocks of compute, storage and network that deliver mission-critical performance offered as a turnkey solution—has been a game changer in helping IT keep pace with rapidly evolving business demands. And now a more agile technological cousin, called hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), offers similar plug-and-play efficiencies … READ MORE

Srini Maguluri February 24th, 2016

Driving the Next-Generation Sales Solution on SAP HANA

As EMC IT remains focused on its IT Transformation journey, we continue to take calculated risks in emerging technologies and adopt bleeding-edge solutions — but not without bumps along the way. However, we have found that leveraging a strong partnership with a trusted supplier is a crucial strategy to help … READ MORE

Ryan Arsenault February 16th, 2016

The Gift Of Simplicity!

    How is being an IT manager like being the head of a household during the holiday season? First of all, there’s a lot to get done in a very short amount of time. If you can relate, these questions might sound familiar to you:   What’s on everyone’s … READ MORE

Berna Devrim December 10th, 2015

From Monoliths to Microservices: Embrace New Development Agility

When introduced, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) was revolutionary in that it promised IT data centers a vehicle for virtualization and rapid provisioning of physical platform components (compute, network and storage). Today’s IaaS solutions have grown to fulfill that promise and much more. Now with the fast adoption of Platform … READ MORE

Peter Loconto August 7th, 2015

A Solutions approach to enabling OpenStack Cloud

EMC and the Federation have been actively contributing to the OpenStack community for quite some time through product integration into OpenStack  but also community participation on various other projects.   As OpenStack has continued to gain momentum in the market, we at EMC have increased our investment in OpenStack. Our … READ MORE

Mo Khalid May 1st, 2015

The EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud: Hitting New Heights

EMC IT’s ongoing quest to meet business’ need for speed and on-demand infrastructure has entered a new chapter as our IT organization implements a software defined data center using EMC’s Federation Enterprise Hybrid Cloud technology. As we continue to build our infrastructure and services in the cloud, there are several … READ MORE

Mike Norris April 30th, 2015

10 Lessons Learned from the EMC IT Transformation

We have shared many insights on EMC IT’s multi-year journey to transform from a traditional IT operation to an IT-as-a-Service model—from steps which determine a new organization structure to strategies on changing the mindset of employees to focus on serving our clients. With some significant transformation successes under our belt … READ MORE

Jon Peirce April 15th, 2015
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