Accelerate Business with Big Data Insights

high-speed90% of all data ever created was created in the past two years.*

This astounding fact alone is enough to make IT managers look for the closest exit. When you’re overwhelmed by a lack of resources and budget, leveraging big data with an antiquated IT infrastructure can seem like an impossible task.

No doubt your business data is on par with the rest of the industry, growing in volume, velocity, and variety at a staggering rate. While managing your massive data sets may seem like an overwhelming undertaking, consider these potential benefits to be gained by harnessing your data:

  • Improve decision-making ability and operational intelligence by predicting outcomes based on previous actions taken
  • Increase transparency by providing access to greater amounts of data and numbers of users
  • Help prevent wasteful spending, fraud, and abuse by flagging questionable expenses or erroneous payments
  • Respond to issues immediately with on-demand access to business insights

Creating a comprehensive big data strategy that leverages advanced technology, analytics, and proven best practices will enable you to answer your business challenges with strategic data insights.

Deploy a big data plan to boost productivity

Creating a strategy to unify business data, from both the digital and physical worlds, will provide transparency in all aspects of your business. Applying advanced analytics to your data will enable you to unlock business […]

By | October 13th, 2016|Categories: Big Data|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

3 Steps to Simplify and Optimize Your Storage Management

storageIncreasing business demands, server and storage limitations, tapped-out data centers … we’ve all seen it. As business grows, so does the need to determine how to support growing data and storage management needs.

Increasingly apparent to me is that traditional “high-end” storage solutions simply are no longer capable of supporting today’s increasing IT requirements. In fact, they often jeopardize productivity and scalability. Yet we see IT professionals continuing to answer storage challenges by purchasing additional drives and devices to support applicable systems, as if by default.

This seemingly acceptable method further complicates already complex IT infrastructures, resulting in a decrease in architecture performance and an increase in costs (particularly related to higher power and cooling bills). This unsustainable practice puts additional strain on applications and management staff.

Simplify your IT infrastructure to improve performance

At Sysorex, we are often asked, “How can I boost IT productivity and scalability?” While it’s easy enough to answer, “Simplify your IT infrastructure,” that doesn’t necessarily communicate a clear path IT management staff can follow to increase scalability, enhance data management productivity and reduce costs. Let’s break that down.

  1. Assess your needs
    The first step to any good strategy begins with identifying a list of your business requirements and future objectives. I always kick off a new customer engagement with an assessment; that way I can quickly […]