The rise of the hybrid. What's next?
Hybrid laptops are having a moment, but they won’t stay on top for long if they can’t bring...
These days, everyone in IT is talking about converged or hyper-converged solutions — almost if they were the answer to all IT problems. Just buy a hyper-converged solution and you’re out of trouble.
Well, it’s not always that simple. To take advantage of a converged solution, you must be prepared. Not all workloads are suited for convergence and some need to be adjusted or changed in order to run properly. Let’s have a look at how you can prepare your IT environment to fully take advantage of (hyper) converged technology. To demonstrate, I use a rainbow with four key topics that need attention in the journey towards convergence.
Although Accelerate Cloud is definitely the final step in the journey, the other three (Standardize, Virtualize and Automate) can be combined when optimizing the IT infrastructure.
Lenovo delivers hyper-converged solutions and continues to focus on converged technology. These are suited for in-house IT departments as well as managed service providers and are optimized for management and low operational cost.
This post first appeared on blog.lenovo.com.