Converged infrastructure (CI)

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  • July 29, 2020 29 Jul'20

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 beta released

    The latest beta of Red Hat Enterprise Linux has new System Roles for logging and environmental metrics, along with improvements to help developers create more stable applications.

  • May 01, 2020 01 May'20

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux still central to Red Hat's strategy

    While it may be overshadowed by OpenShift and Kubernetes, Red Hat Summit attendees were reminded that Red Hat Enterprise Linux still has a strategic role to play.

  • March 05, 2020 05 Mar'20

    Dell EMC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise say their storage and server revenues declined sharply last quarter, while hyper-converged infrastructure sales keep growing.

  • June 18, 2019 18 Jun'19

    HPE's latest products support hybrid cloud strategies by allowing users to tie composable and hyper-converged infrastructure technologies more tightly together.

Converged infrastructure (CI) Get Started

Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content

  • Hyper-converged infrastructures pose different challenges depending on the deployment method. Software might not offer as much support, while choosing hardware risks vendor lock-in. 

  • Learn how Flow SDN brings network policy and management services to Nutanix hyper-converged infrastructure through the automation and streamlining of common networking operations. 

  • VMware Cloud Foundation enables users to implement an integrated software-defined data center. Version 4 represents a major architectural upgrade integrating Kubernetes in vSphere. 

Evaluate Converged infrastructure (CI) Vendors & Products

Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.

  • Composable infrastructure can stand up and down virtual servers depending on the varying needs of workloads. Learn why composability is a good for IoT. 

  • 4 disadvantages of hyper-converged infrastructure systems

    Problems with scalability and cloud compatibility can create major issues for organizations that want to deploy hyper-converged infrastructure systems. Continue Reading

  • Combining NetApp HCI with Anthos from Google enables enterprises to more easily implement and maintain a hybrid cloud infrastructure that supports modern applications and more. 

Manage Converged infrastructure (CI)

Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.

  • Hyper-converged systems provide a way to locally process IoT data and deliver streaming content at the network's edge while maintaining service and application performance. 

  • Adjust these 4 server BIOS settings to improve performance

    You can configure BIOS settings to get more productivity out of servers, but some high-performance settings could increase power consumption or put reliability at risk. Continue Reading

  • Hyper-convergence simplified deployment and scaling of IT resources over the past decade, but modern IT is far more complex than it once was. HCI vendors evolved, but have you? 

Problem Solve Converged infrastructure (CI) Issues

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  • Best practices, tips for designing a hyper-converged infrastructure to support virtual desktops for remote workers in today's coronavirus-accentuated, work-from-home environment. 

  • For those turning to VDI to support remote workers due to the COVID-19 influx, it's best to get ahead of IP address problems before people return to the office. 

  • Hastily supporting large numbers of workers who all of a sudden find themselves at home requires quick thinking on the part of IT. Just as important is what you do afterward. 

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  • VDI has specific hardware needs that servers hosting other virtualized workloads may not meet. Learn how to gauge VDI hardware ...

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  • Get to know AWS cloud networking services for load balancing, traffic routing, content delivery and more with this overview.