Chip densities are doubling every 24 months, but a new report says few applications can take advantage of the change.
Many say that newer, tougher compliance is inevitable. What's at issue is just how demanding it will be.
Both NetMaster and SysView boast GUI and usability improvements. Along with a lower-cost software licensing option and you have pair of old tools reborn.
How can an enterprise continue to meet its business goals while running applications on fewer servers?
Four reasons you should consider an investment in IT process automation
To get the most from your Web 2.0 technologies, combine them with Enterprise 2.0.
It was a pretty good year, for IT spending at least.
Adopters cite OSS' low-cost licensing, flexibility, and -- crucially -- freedom from a Microsoft lock-in as its most attractive features.
Mainframe pros have joined with IBM to tout the virtues of Big Iron-based cloud computing.
A surprising number of open source adopters don't have official OSS policies, exposing them to IP infringement or other violations
What's behind the move to mixing physical and virtualized desktops in an enterprise?
Big Iron ISVs maintain the mainframe is hot. In the current economic climate, they suggest, it could really sizzle.
How to keep IT systems running during the post-Thanksgiving shopping rush
Azure amounts to Microsoft's "most significant coordinated shift in strategy" since it got come-to-the-Internet religion in 1995.
Proponents say “going green” can help companies save money, but a secondary benefit may be just as important: delaying data center expansion.
We examine how virtualization can benefit developers, the drawbacks of the technology when it comes to testing, and best practices developers can use to exploit the capabilities of virtualization.
The z10 BC isn't as big or brawny as its beefy sibling, but it has lots of power and is priced to move. Call it a mainframe system for the rest of us.
With as much as two-thirds of the average IT budget devoted to fixed costs, trimming expenses is difficult.
Why are hardware and database behemoths focusing so much attention on a segment that -- just 18 months ago -- was a relatively sleepy niche?
Data center managers have their hands full, from compliance costs (including the threat of fines and imprisonment for Sarbanes-Oxley violations) to front-office interference.