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A New World of Colocation
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A New World of Colocation

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How IT Can Innovate Without Losing Control
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5 Ways Selective Insourced Managed Services Can Help CIOs on the Road to Operational Maturity

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Essential Steps for Cloud Services Deployment
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One of the key problems contributing to failed attempts at private cloud is the assumption that IT has a better understanding of user needs than users themselves. This legacy mindset is one of the biggest reasons for user dissatisfaction with internal IT, initial cloud service deployment failure, and why public cloud services increasingly encroach on the territory of IT. The good news is that just a small amount of collaboration will go a long way toward increasing satisfaction and success rates. Business-driven initiatives, best-of-breed technologies and the inclusion of service consumers and key stakeholders are all recipes for success in cloud service deployment. With that in mind, here are seven proven strategies for CIOs to employ that will launch companies past legacy shortcomings and into a brand new world of cloud innovation.

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Is Your BYOD Plan Exposing You to Risk
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Many organizations that were early adopters for BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) have come to the realization that a successful BYOD program isn’t as easy as installing hardware and software or executing a plan, no matter how carefully that plan was put together. BYOD 1.0 may not have met expectations, but there are ways to optimize your policies and procedures so they support new technology, increase ROI and satisfaction. In this case, “new technology” means next-generation portable devices that employees want to use, but it also means new evolutions of infrastructure components like cloud servers, storage devices, security measures and network infrastructure.

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Cloud, Colo or In-house
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Read this whitepaper to explore options for your modern data center – in-house, colocation, or cloud services – and how to leverage the benefits of each while maintaining costs and control.

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Slidecast: An Overview of GlassHouse Cloud Services

Watch as Ken Copas presents an overview of GlassHouse's cloud services.

Brokering IT Services Internally: Building the Order Process

The fifth of seven articles, this article provides a great overview of the order process IT must build in order to provide services that satisfy consumer demands.

Why the Enterprise Won't Give Up on the Private Cloud

Explore the challenges of building a private cloud with an emphasis on how certain factors like in-house knowledge of cloud infrastructure and cost advantages are driving its increasingly broad support in the enterprise. Read more now.

The Real Deal: Why Private Cloud Initiatives Fail

This article explores the top reasons that private cloud initiatives fail, and how IT can collaborate with their users to build a successful, holistic solution.

Third Key to Brokering IT Services Internally: Create Your Own Menu of Services

In the 3rd of 7 articles, this article discusses factors in building your own menu or service catalog - an IT team must set up a catalog of offerings (understand what end users really want) and tailor their service offerings accordingly.