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The new king…if somebody would just proclaim it already

The new king…if somebody would just proclaim it already

By Richard Arneson In 1996, then Microsoft CEO Bill Gates famously stated that “Content is King.” It addressed how he felt the Internet would really be monetized. While he didn’t actually coin the phrase, when you’re worth billions and create Microsoft, stuff gets linked to your name, like it or not. “Content is King” is…

Workshops uncover insights into the state of IT and Digital Transformation

Workshops uncover insights into the state of IT and Digital Transformation

By Richard Arneson Let me get this out of the way first—IT transformation isn’t the same as digital transformation. The former is more a means of getting your organization to the latter (Read more about digital transformation here). OK, now let’s get down to IT transformation. GDT premier partners Dell EMC and VMware covered the…

Hypervisor shopping? Consider the following five (5) things before taking out your wallet

Hypervisor shopping? Consider the following five (5) things before taking out your wallet

By Richard Arneson Whether you’re looking to implement a virtualization strategy, or are in the market to replace your current solution, you’ve got a decision to make―which hypervisor should I purchase? Remember, hypervisors are basically a platform for VMs and abstract physical resources from host hardware, such as, among other things, memory and processor. And…

Flexible deployment to match unique architectural needs

Flexible deployment to match unique architectural needs

In late 2017, tech giant VMware purchased VeloCloud, which further strengthened and enhanced its market-leading position transitioning enterprises to a more software-defined future. The acquisition greatly built on the success of its leading VMware NSX virtualization platform, and expanded its portfolio to address branch transformation, security, end-to-end automation and application continuity from the data center…

Who doesn’t want a turnkey, integrated backup solution?

Who doesn’t want a turnkey, integrated backup solution?

That’s exactly what you’ll get with Dell EMC’s Integrated Data Protection Appliance Two words: data protection. There probably isn’t a more important combination of words in the IT industry. Obviously, Dell EMC agrees―their latest IDPA (integrated data protection appliance) is a turnkey, pre-integrated appliance that brings together protection storage, search and analytics, and across a…

GDT hosts VMware NSX Workshop

GDT hosts VMware NSX Workshop

  On Thursday, June 28th, GDT hosted a VMware NSX workshop at GDT’s Innovation Campus. It was a comprehensive, fast-paced training course that focusds on installing, configuring, and managing VMware NSX™. It covered VMware NSX as a part of the software-defined data center platform, including functionality operating at Layers 2 through 7 of the OSI model.…

GDT Wins VMware 2017 Regional Partner Innovation Award

GDT Wins VMware 2017 Regional Partner Innovation Award

Partners Awarded for Extraordinary Performance and Notable Achievements GDT today announced that it has received the Americas VMware Partner Innovation Award for the Transform Networking & Security category. GDT was recognized at VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2018, held in Scottsdale, AZ. “We congratulate GDT on winning a VMware Partner Innovation Award for the Transform Networking…