With Visual Studio 2008, Microsoft's developer-friendly focus continues apace -- with some new wrinkles
The hiring outlook for early 2008 looks as solid as ever, with double-digit IT job growth forecast by at least one industry watcher
Industry analysts say the IBM/Mainsoft accord is a Very Good Thing for users of mixed .NET and J2EE environments
Judging from this month’s flurry of new product announcements, BEA’s mainframe software business is alive and well
Is Microsoft’s come-to-software-as-a-service invitation sincere—or just a token gesture?
As application development outsourcing pushes into high-risk foreign locations, new techniques are needed to protect intellectual property resident within software applications.
Big Blue’s vision: a System z-centered security hub—along the lines of the mainframe-based Information hubs it’s been touting for a year now.
Web 2.0 features give Notes 8 a collaborative edge; industry watchers applaud its platform underpinnings
In the face of mounting pressure from IBM, CA officials say their revamped tools still provide plenty of value-added bang for the buck.
Princeton Softech gives Big Blue new access and connectivity features for a variety of non-IBM data sources.
At $250 million over five years, the projected savings are real and substantial -- and the PR benefits, especially for System z, are even more important.
TCO and ROI efforts can be misleading -- in part because they tend to over-generalize the needs of particular customers and apply them to the market as a whole.
There’s still plenty of life left in Big Blue’s midrange server line
SHARE recently announced a list of five disaster recovery and business continuity recommendations that it says all mainframe shops would do well to follow.
IBM’s acquisition of DataMirror’s technology will likely find its way into the company’s DB2 database
IBM wouldn’t just give mainframe capacity away, would it? The short answer is: yes, it would—and it has.
Can the combined will of Microsoft, Cisco, and EMC overcome the ingrained inertia of government bureaucracy?
Before unleashing sites and software, these products will spotlight code that can leave you vulnerable
IT can choose from a variety of techniques to reduce its mainframe software costs
Gartner thinks Microsoft isn’t so much attempting to stifle open-source innovation—although that’s one possible upside—as it is to generate more cash flow