Category: Infrastructure

Simplified IT Infrastructure– A Little Detour into Application Development

April 27, 2021

By John Duffy, CPP Chief Technologist In my previous blog, I discussed IT infrastructure and how today, companies want all their infrastructure to have the same architecture, be managed from anywhere using the same tools, have the same security (both protection from bad actors and acts of nature, and user […]

Simplicity in Both Infrastructure and Applications: Part 1

March 16, 2021

By John Duffy, CPP Chief Technologist For those of us in the IT space, whether we are in infrastructure or applications, we desire “simple solutions that work.”  In this blog, I will focus today on the infrastructure perspective of that story. We used to have on prem infrastructure solutions that […]

JOIN US: Executive Exchange & Virtual Golf Clinic

February 22, 2021

Mark your calendars for this special executive exchange and panel discussion on Thursday, March 25 at 4:00 p.m. where we’ll explore the “long game” of SAP Apps in a Hybrid Cloud World, followed by a virtual clinic where you’ll get expert instruction on polishing your short game in golf. Hosted […]

Can Your Current Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Handle your Remote Workforce?

February 2, 2021

By Anthony Rufrano, CPP Infrastructure Practice Lead COVID-19 ushered in a new requirement for all businesses – remote workforce. The question, “How do I keep my business running when my employees cannot be in the office?” brings on a whole new meaning in today’s world. It used to be that […]

Do you have a plan for your environment’s “planned obsolescence”?

February 2, 2021

By Dan Libonati, Senior Solutions Architect Today, most companies are focusing on their core competencies: their business and how to stay on top of it during the pandemic. The IT teams have been gearing up the infrastructure to ensure that business units or staff have been able to connect to […]

CPP Guiding Principle: High Tech with High Touch

February 2, 2021

“Technical infrastructure is essential to everything. It will accelerate all good and all bad trends. For these very reasons, the human element becomes more important. High tech without high touch does not work. The more influential technology becomes, the more important the human factor which controls that technology becomes. Remember, […]

5 highlights in the future of Wi-Fi

October 19, 2020

By Larry Seltzer Originally published on Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Enterprise.nxt digital publication.   New and emerging standards in Wi-Fi will improve it significantly in the near future, for individual users, large enterprises, and everyone else We have reached the point where Wi-Fi is mandatory in many common places. Schools, malls, […]

How COVID-19 accelerated the move to hybrid cloud

September 22, 2020

By  David Rand Originally published on Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Enterprise.nxt digital publication. The changes wrought in business by the impact of the pandemic make business agility and flexibility the leading necessities in your digital transformation process. A single solution just cannot offer the required flexibility to adapt to rapidly changing […]

Cloud First or Company First?

September 10, 2020

Possible Solution: HPE Cloud Volumes By Paul O’Dell, Director and Partner at CPP Associates I think my kids have a newfound respect for me. Or possibly, they think that I am going crazy. (Sometimes I’m not sure.) In this COVID-19 world, they have heard me have the same discussion repeatedly. […]

HPE GreenLake Is Growing Faster Than Public Cloud

August 26, 2020

“When you look at the performance of public cloud vendors nobody grew at 82 percent,’ says Neri. ‘The reason we are doing well is we provide a true hybrid experience. Cloud is not a destination. It is an experience. Seventy percent of the apps and data are still on prem, […]