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IBM Unveils Powerful New EC12 Mainframe

Big Blue has announced its biggest and brawniest Big Iron system to date. Thanks to a new analytics-based health assessment capability, it might be the smartest-ever mainframe, too.

SafeNet’s New ProtectV Provides Data Control, Visibility, and Governance for VMware and AWS Hosted VMs

ProtectV provides a data encryption solution for virtualized and cloud environments.

Kingston Releases New SSDNow E100 Enterprise SSD

Enterprise-class SSD drives offer 10x gains in endurance and reliability; helps organizations maximize database performance, safeguard data, reduce power costs.

Continuity Software’s AvailabilityGuard/Cloud Automates Health Check

New software detects downtime and data-loss risks; alerts for cross-vendor best practice violations.

VirtualSharp Releases Free Edition of ReliableDR

Provides production-ready replication functionality.

Q&A: Integrating SharePoint with Social Content

Social content is rich with information, but integrating it with other enterprise data can leave it isolated and unused. We explore how to wisely integrate the two.

Birth of a Tape Library Behemoth

EMC's DLm 8000 is its brawniest ever mainframe (virtual) tape library.



Unisys Combines Cloud Security, Management with Updated Secure Private Cloud Solution

Integration of Unisys Stealth cybersecurity software with Secure Private Cloud makes multi-tenancy more efficient and safer by compartmentalizing user communities in the cloud.

Q&A: Setting the Proper Security Rights (Case Study)

Getting just the right mix of security and user friendliness at Movado.

Overcoming Windows 7 and 8 Migration Challenges

Changes in the security model or discontinued libraries may prevent existing applications from running on newer versions of Windows. We explain how your organization can overcome these compatibility challenges.

Minimize Energy Costs by Following the Moon

Exploiting the lower costs of energy during the night can help your data center cut its energy costs.

Power Assure Unveils Onsite PAR4 Measurement Service

IT power metrics help enterprises maximize rack capacity.

ServiceMesh Releases Enterprise-Ready DevOps Solution

DevOps Accelerator enables large enterprises to capitalize on the business advantages of DevOps.

Updated Virsto for vSphere Optimizes VM Storage for Software-Defined Data Centers

Virsto for vSphere 1.5 provides VM-level storage management, seamless integration with VMware vCenter and View Manager.

Our Quest to Chat with HAL

The movie "2001: A Space Odyssey" was released in 1968. Well over 40 years later, we still have a lot of work to do on the space flight front, but natural language processing is almost there.

ClearPath: Unisys' Shining Star?

Strong demand for its ClearPath mainframe platform helped boost Unisys' profits in Q2.

Four Tips to Ensure Cloud Computing Succes

Leverage these four patterns of success to make your cloud computing project a winner.

How to Predict Your Private Cloud Readiness

Cloud readiness is more than market position and organization size. It is profoundly linked to your level of platform standardization.

Q&A: IT Automation's New Directions

The evolution of IT automation, how the technology has changed, where it is today, and where it's headed.

Tape's Diamond Jubilee Part 2: The Power behind the Throne

IBM's Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is touted by enthusiasts as a "game changer" for the fortunes of tape technology in contemporary IT. ESJ's storage analyst, Jon Toigo, takes a closer look at the technology.