Big Iron data warehousing might be a pipe dream, but on balance IBM's zIIP engine has provided a bonus for data management in mainframe environments.
Gartner notes that existing energy monitoring and measurement tools are still too immature to be of use to data center retrofitters.
Why service providers must take steps to implement a monitoring strategy that continues monitoring legacy network technologies and establishes the path for converged network monitoring.
How to get more from your e-mail system.
Symform positions itself as the most clever and affordable take on online disaster recovery to date.
Message queuing stalwarts such as IBM and TIBCO bring decades of messaging processing expertise to the table, but some would-be players, including Informatica, come to CEP from what seems like a tangential trajectory.
Improving IT efficiency is a prime driver in these times of tight budgets. Unified Computing can help. We explore what the technology is, what benefits it offers, and where it’s headed.
We look at the biggest mistakes IT makes (and how to avoid them) when outsourcing critical network and data center infrastructure monitoring and management.
If you are a CIO, business analyst, or project manager responsible for getting your enterprise to the cloud, read these tips before diving in.
Sales of high-end servers have entered a period of protracted decline. It's unclear, however, what this will mean for mainframe market fortunes.
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?
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.
By trumpeting new energy and power-management features, Intel and its partners hope to make a business case for Xeon 5550.