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May 2016

A Computer Weekly buyer’s guide to converged infrastructure

Sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com

Hyperconverged platforms allow you to turn out digital products faster while streamlining your expansion, provisioning and management tasks. In this 13-page buyer’s guide, Computer Weekly looks at how the technology cuts the numbers of discrete skills and associated costs while demanding that those who remain retrain to ensure they know how to manage all parts of the stack – and the organisation implements it with care and an understanding of the risks.

Table Of Contents

  • Hyperconvergence: A political and technological revolution – Tips for IT leaders planning to consolidate their IT components into a single, centrally managed platform.
  • What datacentre experts must do to stay relevant – As datacentre operators focus on converged infrastructure to cut costs, IT professionals should keep their CVs aligned to the workplace – and that extends beyond the technical stuff.
  • How to yield the benefits of converged infrastructure – Bringing together the elements of enterprise IT generates a litany of operational and cost-cutting advantages – but care must be taken in balancing risk and in implementation.