The mainframe already embodies a viable proof-of-concept for cloud computing in the enterprise. Is it a cloud platform par excellence?
Oracle's move shakes up the virtualization status quo
Building a business continuity plan is an ongoing job, but mature technologies exist that meet the range of key requirements.
How did IT ever fall for the vendor's business value proposition for server virtualization?
Three features that should guide your choice of an application appliance.
The job of doing more with less can be divided into two distinct but related tasks: achieving IT efficiency and maximizing existing resources.
MapReduce can help spread the computational chores between many computers. But what if the technology could be unleashed for all data, not just file-based data processing?
Seventy percent of CIOs say they'll spend money on new or expanded IT initiatives this year, including information security, virtualization, and data center efficiency.
Many shops are pursuing SOA strategies without first identifying the business benefits of doing so.
Why the solution to I/O sprawl is I/O virtualization.
Mainframe management has come a long way, as the latest fruits of CA's Mainframe 2.0 initiative demonstrate
When you look closer, the spin around VMware benefits starts to wobble quickly when you do the math.
Although outsourcing revenues increased by nearly 50 percent last year, experts predict slowing demand for outsourcing services in the first half of this year.
How to avoid the top mistakes when managing uptime performance, and how you can maximize system availability.
When it comes to WANs, look for the weakest link.
Unix, the quintessential enterprise workhorse, still has a lot going for it.
Sun says its Nehalem product line is “significantly differentiated” from other Xeon 550-based systems in a very crowded market.
Imagine querying all enterprise information with the precision of SQL and the fuzziness of search. That’s the promise of unified information access.
By trumpeting new energy and power-management features, Intel and its partners hope to make a business case for Xeon 5550.