Putting the cart before the horse: does cloud computing sell, and -- if so -- who's buying?
Why the threat of theft-from-within is keeping enterprise CIOs up at night
A prominent mainframe reseller gets absorbed by one of its competitors. What does the acquisition mean for its customers?
When it comes to ensuring compliance with information security rules or best practices, a substantial minority of federal agencies still aren’t making the cut
Disputes between rival IT factions can stop an SOA project dead in its tracks
The data center impact of the new POWER 575 systems that IBM announced last month could be nothing short of radical
It may not be long before businesses differentiate themselves on the basis of security
Despite Sun’s poor economic showing recently, the atmosphere at last week’s JavaOne conference was surprisingly festive
IT shops don't always embrace application modernization as a means to ratchet up efficiencies. They're mostly looking to cut costs.
IBM touts its new iDataPlex Web 2.0 servers as nothing less than game-changing
Automation makes all the difference in a data center, which is why BMC, CA, HP, and IBM are spending heavily to get in on the action.
If Big Blue's new Power Express systems are harbingers of 'the future, users can expect ever-greater density and performance
Outsourcers are increasingly trying to achieve greater contract flexibility and minimize overall risk. Here are the risks you should know about.
Virtualization can be a boon to business continuity and disaster recovery planning -- provided you understand the risks
For many large mainframe customers, the idea of a mainframe-centric -- or mainframe-exclusive -- "enterprise data center" makes a lot of sense
New IT consumers are more comfortable with, and knowledgeable about, technology, and that’s a problem
Increasingly, organizations are turning to IT outsourcing to enhance business outcomes instead of simply to control or reduce costs.
In the second part of our discussion, we take a closer look at two I/O solutions: InfiniBand and 10 GbE.
This year's Winter SHARE conference -- held last week in Orlando -- gave attendees a unique opportunity to take System z10 for a test drive.
Microsoft releases its next-generation Windows platform, highlighted by Windows Server 2008.