As we welcome in 2020 and the start of a new decade, we decided to ask senior IT professionals and infrastructure managers to take a look back: What is one advancement or change in IT infrastructure since 2010 you did not anticipate? The question yielded a wide variety of answers.
How can Ad Tech companies solve for latency? Deploying network route optimization technology can significantly reduce latency, which in the programmatic and digital ad space, can be directly correlated to upticks in revenue. Route optimization technologies manipulate the default system by probing every potential route data can take, diverting traffic away from routes with latency that kills user e...
As a DBA or a system admin of SQL databases, you may often find yourself perplexed by “strange” performance issues reported by your user base. Let’s review the typical troubleshooting process, and an often-overlooked setting that may just be your new “magic button” for resolving unusual SQL server performance issues.
As the preeminent technology hub of the United States, the Silicon Valley data center market is among the largest in the country. INAP has seven data centers and POPs in the Silicon Valley, and an additional four locations in the Bay Area and Sacramento. Learn how you can get more by choosing colo or cloud solutions in an INAP data center.
The sophistication of digital financial services and mobile banking have greatly expanded the attack surface criminals can exploit. While technology has given us the luxuries of quickly depositing a check via our mobile device or shopping online, it has also created ever evolving security challenges. Planning your cloud security strategy? Check out these five key takeaways for IT infrastructure pros in the financial services space.
Network Redundancy doesn’t always protect you from the leading causes of network outages, and it can’t always protect you from less frequent, but more catastrophic incidents, like floods or fires. Sometimes construction work, human error and even squirrels can interrupt your network service. To protect against these scenarios, network diversity is the answer.
INAP surveyed 500 IT professionals with data center, server and cloud infrastructure responsibilities at companies in the U.S. and Canada to create the second annual State of IT Infrastructure Management report. In this year’s report, we delve further into what’s driving the decline of on-premise data centers and highlight the factors associated with successful infrastructure strategies in the hybrid and multicloud era.