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.
Sleeping laptops may be the next way hackers steal encrypted information
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.
Data integration vendors cite growing interest among new and existing customers in mainframe data connectivity solutions.
As companies virtualize physical servers and provision processor and memory resources to specific virtual machines (VMs), delivering I/O to these VMs presents the next set of challenges. We examine these and look at two I/O solutions: InfiniBand and 10 GbE.
ID theft usually involves time-tested methods such as telephone fraud than blockbuster data breaches
How long is the DR-related outage you budget for? A few days -- a week -- or longer?
IBM is aiming its Information-on-Demand pitch to both IT professionals and business decision-makers
Creating state-consistent point-in-time snapshots is now possible in server virtualization environments
Virtualization took center stage again last week, as both IBM and Sun unveiled ambitious new virtual offerings
In an age of Sarbanes-Oxley and similar regulatory measures, how could a single rogue trader have racked up more than $7 billion in losses?
CA is preparing an innovation infusion for its legacy mainframe software products
VMWare might be far out in front, but don't count Microsoft out
Were System z's third-quarter shortfalls an aberration or a harbinger of a rough year ahead?