Planet analytics: big data, sustainability, and environmental impact
Data-driven analytics applications are eating the world and transforming every domain. But the world is also being eaten up in a different way by several non-sustainable practices. On Earth Day, we look at what we know about the relation between big data and the environment: how big data is used to measure sustainability and inform action, and what is the impact they have on the environment as a whole.
While businesses vary in each and every one of these factors, they typically have one thing in common: they have a specific domain they operate in, as well as business and governance models with clearly defined stakeholders and responsibilities.
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Why VMWare Acquired Wavefront
In the previous article, we discussed market expectations for VMware’s (VMW) soon-to-be-announced fiscal 1Q17 results. On April 12, 2017, VMware announced its acquisition of Wavefront, a cloud analytics company, for an undisclosed sum. Let’s see …
Getting to grips with server and storage virtualisation
The way that virtualisation has been talked about over the last decade you would be tempted to think every server and storage system has had the virtualisation treatment, but many organisation still haven’t completely climbed …
How does VMware Horizon View licensing work?
VMware offers two different Horizon View licensing models for most of its Horizon products. The per named user licensing model is for organizations with users who require dedicated virtual machine access. This Horizon View licensing …