Hardware strikes back
The software-defined data centre may be all the rage, but plenty of vendors are proving there's still a place in the business world for innovative hardware - provided that the hardware is paired with sophisticated software, of course. Last week, CRN USA took a look at 10 of the newest software products that are changing enterprise IT, and here we'll be doing the same for the world of hardware. What follows are 10 hardware products, all of which have been unveiled since February, that are moving the enterprise data centre into the future. Recurring themes include all-flash, hyper-convergence and next-gen switching.
Here are 10 of the newest hardware products changing IT that solution providers should know about.