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August 26, 2016

VMworld 2016 - The Ultimate Guide

Morpheus

  Welcome to VMworld!   Thousands of attendees will be at VMworld 2016, and we know that it can be tricky to find your way around, so we put together this handy guide to help.   Be sure to stop by our booth in the VMware New Innovators Area...

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August 24, 2016

Managed Service Providers Find New, Profitable Roles in the Cloud

Brian Wheeler

All signs point to a rocky future for managed service providers. As Zachary Purl writes in an August 1, 2016, article on Business2Community, MSP margins are shrinking, and the traditional managed services model is being commoditized. So why are...

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August 07, 2016

The Art of Data Logging — The New Stack

Morpheus

*This article first appeared on The New Stack.  When it comes to analyzing the effectiveness and usability of your applications, gathering the data you need in order to make decisions about what can be improved is essential. However, this data ha...

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July 27, 2016

Cron Jobs: How to Get Started with Automation

Brian Wheeler

When using a Linux operating system, you have a powerful and helpful tool available to you called "Cron". Using this tool, you can schedule what are called Cron jobs, which can help a system administrator automate a number of tasks such a backup...

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July 20, 2016

Matching Storage Model to Data Structure in Mixed Database Environments

Brian Wheeler

Not so long ago, data storage was limited to three physical forms: direct-attached storage (DAS) such as traditional standbys SCSI and SATA disk drives; storage-area networks (SAN) that cluster disks into logical units (LUN) on servers accessed ...

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July 13, 2016

Load Balancing: How to Quickly Boost the Performance of Your Apps

Brian Wheeler

  Load balancing can help boost the performance of your website and applications, as it allows more people to use your systems at the same time. Instead of all of the traffic going to a single destination, you can direct traffic to various mach...

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July 05, 2016

PaaS is Amazingly Helpful, but at What Point Do You Need It?

Brian Wheeler

  Platform as a Service, or PaaS, can be extremely helpful to you when it comes to developing and maintaining your applications. The question is - when should you consider using PaaS for your apps? As your company grows, the usefulness of PaaS w...

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June 28, 2016

BigTec UK Adds Multi-Cloud Orchestration to its Web Scale Software-Defined Datacentre Solution Stack with Morpheus Data

Morpheus

This post originally appeared on the BigTec blog. To see the original post, click here.   Datacentre transformation VAD targets matrix of fast-growing hybrid cloud and DevOps opportunities with new vendor partner BigTec UK has signed a distrib...

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June 22, 2016

The Benefits of Serverless Applications in a Data-Rich World

Dennis O' Reilly

Serverless applications are the source of much confusion of late. For one thing, they’re not “serverless” at all. In fact, it’s more accurate to refer to them as “multiserver apps” since their components are distributed among cloud servers far and...

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