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Five Minute Briefing - Information Management
November 7, 2014

Five Minute Briefing - Information Management: November 7, 2014. A concise weekly report with key product news, market research and insight for data management professionals and IT executives.

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Big data and analytics workloads are placing greater demands on the enterprise, and creating the need for software defined infrastructure, says Bernie Spang, VP, Strategy, software-defined environments in IBM Systems & Technology Group. With the volume of data organizations are dealing with today, there is a need to optimize the compute and storage resources. "We can't do it with the traditional, manual, rigid IT environment of the past," said Spang.