Stories About: Managed Services

When implementing a new technology, don’t forget this word

When implementing a new technology, don’t forget this word

By Richard Arneson “Change is the only constant.” — Heraclitus, Greek philosopher   Change—it’s a word that’s dreaded by many, feared by most and embraced by few. But even if you fall into the latter, you can’t deny there’s at least some level of trepidation prior to entering the world of the unknown. Change can be…

What is Digital Transformation?

What is Digital Transformation?

By Richard Arneson We’ve all heard of it; we know our company should be striving to achieve it; but what exactly is…digital transformation? Many people, at least those outside of the IT and telecommunications industries, may have been first introduced to the digital world through clocks or CD’s, leaving them with the question, “Haven’t we…

Enjoy on-prem benefits with a public cloud experience

Enjoy on-prem benefits with a public cloud experience

If you listen closely, you can practically hear IT professionals the world over asking themselves the same question―“If I utilize the public cloud, how can I maintain control and enjoy the security I get from on-premises infrastructures?” And if that question does indeed steer them away from cloud services, they’re left with the ongoing, uneasy…

How SD-WAN can enhance application performance

How SD-WAN can enhance application performance

Remember the days when a new software application meant downloads, licenses, and minimum RAM and processing power requirements? Or when applications resided in a corporate data center and were accessed over expensive, leased lines from service providers, only then to be handed off to the Internet? Expensive, inefficient, and prone to latency―not a good networking…

Are you Cloud-Ready?

Are you Cloud-Ready?

Let’s face it, moving to the cloud is sexy. It’s the latest thing―at least as far as the general public is concerned―and proudly stating “We’re moving everything to the cloud” sounds modern, cutting-edge, even hip (if you want to impress people at a cocktail party, inform them that the concept has actually been around for…

GDT and CloudFabrix to Jointly Offer NextGen IT Transformation Services

GDT and CloudFabrix to Jointly Offer NextGen IT Transformation Services

Dallas, TX – GDT, a leading IT integrator and data center solutions provider, and CloudFabrix, an AIOps Software vendor, have joined forces to accelerate the IT transformation journey for customers with next generation managed services built on the CloudFabrix cfxDimensions AIOps platform. As a result, GDT will enhance its current managed services offerings, which include…

Things to Consider Prior to Selecting a Managed Services Provider (MSP)

Things to Consider Prior to Selecting a Managed Services Provider (MSP)

Change is not easy, especially if it involves moving away from an IT environment and infrastructure that your organization has utilized for years. Even though the benefits of moving to a managed services model are widely known–24x7x365 availability, greater scalability, predictable costs, and faster adoption of new technologies–there are several elements that can leave IT…

GDT Lunch & Learn on Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) Tools

GDT Lunch & Learn on Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) Tools

GDT Network Systems Engineer Robert Powers presented, as part of the GDT Agile Operations (DevOps) team’s weekly Lunch & Learn series, information about one of the key tenants of application development’s golden age—the Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) model. It allows developers to release software more quickly and with fewer issues. Robert presents information on…

How Machine Learning is Delivering Analytics and Automation with New Platform

How Machine Learning is Delivering Analytics and Automation with New Platform

As technology environments become more complex, organizations are challenged with responding to a new and dynamically changing IT landscape. Teams can no longer keep up with ongoing maintenance using a standard manual approach while simultaneously executing planning and strategy to continue creating value for the organization. In response to this set of challenges, GDT has…