Data centresITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comThrough the looking glassWe round up the top predictions from networking industry experts, delving into what to expect in 2015 and beyond.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:53:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601672-through-the-looking-glassFuture-proofing the data centreIt is essential that businesses ensure their data centres are ready for the future<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:22:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601667-future-proofing-the-data-centreHow to learn from data centre mistakesAccording to novelist James Joyce, mistakes are ‘the portals of discovery’<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:47:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601664-how-to-learn-from-data-centre-mistakesOracle CEO: Middle East data centre 'under consideration'Mark Hurd hints at possibility of opening a local data centre as Oracle eyes regional cloud growth<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:37:33 +0400http://www.itp.net/601674-oracle-ceo-middle-east-data-centre-under-considerationMEA enterprise hardware market sluggish, poised for changeIDC reports year-over-year growth rate of 3.8% as focus shifts to efficiency<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:31:58 +0400http://www.itp.net/601646-mea-enterprise-hardware-market-sluggish-poised-for-changeSay hello to ‘the most powerful and secure system ever built’ IBM launches z13 Mainframe for mobile economy, claims capability of 2.5bn transactions per day<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:52:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/601605-say-hello-to-the-most-powerful-and-secure-system-ever-builtCitrix completes acquisition of SanbolicBuy will allow Citrix to develop solutions to reduce complexity of application delivery and VDI<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:32:48 +0400http://www.itp.net/601570-citrix-completes-acquisition-of-sanbolicMaking sense of the data centreDCIM solutions are increasing in uptake as organisations look to improve visibility in expanding data centres and to enhance controls and performance of their compute infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:09:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601076-making-sense-of-the-data-centreFlash-based storage array market 'exploding'IDC report says flash-based arrays will have 'undeniable' effect on data centres<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 17:30:11 +0400http://www.itp.net/601530-flash-based-storage-array-market-explodingRegional business urged to innovate in storage to address data explosionThird platform will force novel approaches, such as hybrid cloud, says Condo Protego<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:12:35 +0400http://www.itp.net/601404-regional-business-urged-to-innovate-in-storage-to-address-data-explosionStorage options open upOrganisations are seeing a much greater range of options when it comes to storing and managing data, with more intelligence, more flexibility, and greater automation all on offer<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 05:47:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/599782-storage-options-open-upWorldwide server market grows 4.8% in revenueQ3 2014 marks the second consecutive quarter that market sees YoY growth, IDC says <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:40:14 +0400http://www.itp.net/601255-worldwide-server-market-grows-48-in-revenueSurvey: 82% struggle with 'always-on' IT accessVeeam report says majority of CIOs are struggling with availability<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:02:58 +0400http://www.itp.net/601218-survey-82-struggle-with-always-on-it-accessAbu Dhabi DoT virtualises with VMwareDepartment of Transport has now virtualised 95% of its server infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:52:57 +0400http://www.itp.net/601212-abu-dhabi-dot-virtualises-with-vmwareOracle unveils next-gen NAS storage systemVendor claims ZFS Storage ZS4-4 is industry's only system with analytics for pluggable databases<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:04:56 +0400http://www.itp.net/601198-oracle-unveils-next-gen-nas-storage-systemLenovo unveils EMC VNX5150 storage arrayNew offering designed to handle mixed workloads for physical and virtual storage<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 07 Dec 2014 14:40:37 +0400http://www.itp.net/601192-lenovo-unveils-emc-vnx5150-storage-arraySynology releases DiskStation DS215j New two-bay NAS server designed for power home users and small offices<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:33:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/601138-synology-releases-diskstation-ds215jFive minutes with Prem RodriguesRegional sales manager for the Middle East, Siemon<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:26:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/600935-five-minutes-with-prem-rodriguesUAE MOJ boosts networkThe UAE Federal Ministry of Justice faced increased demand on its network from users and from the need to deploy e-government and m-government services. To ensure better application performance and the stability of its infrastructure, the Ministry has carried out a major update to its infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:51:39 +0400http://www.itp.net/601071-uae-moj-boosts-networkHow to approach NGFWsWhile nothing is technically wrong with today's NGFWs, much is wrong with the approach. <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:25:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/600912-how-to-approach-ngfwsSeagate aims to ‘slash storage costs’ with latest Kinetic HDDDrive solution targets large infrastructures; geared towards ‘simplifying’ cloud storage<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 04 Nov 2014 13:23:26 +0400http://www.itp.net/600738-seagate-aims-to-slash-storage-costs-with-latest-kinetic-hddBYOD 'requires' data centre security upgradesCondo Protego warns of vulnerabilities as more regional companies adopt BYOD<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:18:28 +0400http://www.itp.net/600677-byod-requires-data-centre-security-upgradesEquinix presents gaming tactics at game developers summitCompany to raise regional awareness at Middle East game developers summit<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:28:02 +0400http://www.itp.net/600625-equinix-presents-gaming-tactics-at-game-developers-summitRed Hat announces Storage Server 3New storage solution provides usable capacity up to 19 petabytes per cluster, Red Hat claims<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:25:39 +0400http://www.itp.net/600195-red-hat-announces-storage-server-3Oracle brings OpenStack support to Virtual Networking fabricNew plug-in allows SDN capabilities to be created, provisioned and managed by OpenStack<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:15:51 +0400http://www.itp.net/600192-oracle-brings-openstack-support-to-virtual-networking-fabric