Welcome back from the weekend! Start your week off right by reading the latest SearchCIO.com stories on the private cloud at Marian College, how to integrate server virtualization into the private cloud, disaster recovery strategy at MetLife and best practices for managing IT and the recession.
Private cloud replaces antiquated IT infrastructure for $300K per year — For the price of a SAN, Marian College is building a private cloud to create a flexible IT architecture and help transform the liberal arts school into a university.
Disaster recovery strategy shift reduces data loss, recovery time – Under pressure to improve RTO and minimize mainframe data loss, IT veterans at MetLife devised a strategy that put tape out to pasture.
Tips for integrating server virtualization in a private cloud – Integrating server virtualization technology in a private cloud can offer benefits including flexibility, cost savings and consolidation — if implemented and managed correctly.
Best practices for managing IT and the recession – IT and the recession will be inextricably linked for the months ahead. Here’s how to adjust your IT strategy and lead your IT organization while managing budgets, risk and more.