Amid a growing overall market, demand for x86-based servers increased year over year in the fourth quarter of 2015, while non-x86 server revenue actually declined, according to new research from IDC.
Syncsort, a specialist in mainframe software, said it upgraded its DMX-h data integration software to enable enterprises for the first time to process mainframe data in its native format in Big Data frameworks such as Apache Hadoop or Apache Spark.
IBM yesterday announced a new mainframe called the z13s that's optimized for security in hybrid cloud environments.
Compuware Corp. today announced a multi-pronged initiative to converge mainframe applications into the enterprise mainstream, leveraging newer software development methodologies such as Agile and DevOps, along with the requisite modern tooling.
Mainframe specialist Compuware today released a tool addressing what it described as the manual, tedious process of accessing and understanding complex mainframe applications.
Syncsort open sourced a tool that connects data residing on IBM mainframes to Apache Spark for real-time Big Data analytics.
A new collaborative project from The Linux Foundation aims to foster Linux development on mainframe computers, while Big Iron vendor IBM is offering up new mainframe Linux servers to the open source community.
Avaya is filling out its two-month-old software-defined networking (SDN) architecture with new Ethernet switches.
HP announced it will be adding Open Network Switches to its portfolio, reflecting an industry migration away from proprietary, locked-in networking solutions and toward software-defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV) and associated new technologies.
This week Facebook Inc. unveiled the "6 pack" -- a new "open hardware," modular network switch, which the company is calling the first of its kind.
Companies emphasize bringing Big Data analytics to iPhone and iPad users.
With a smaller piece of the market pie for everyone, consequences for Cisco are "particularly dire."
Here is what you can do to boost both the performance and amount of storage available in your enterprise.
Hybrid Cloud solution and Elastic Cloud Storage Appliance announced.
The market is now seeing the results of innovations in storage technology.
Here's what you need to know when it comes to input/output operations per second in physical storage.
While the technology is on the decline, here's why RAID is still sticking around as it slowly marches towards its ultimate demise.
Details emerge on the Power architecture IBM plan to use to beef up the cloud service it acquired last year.
To generate interest in its enterprise-class Watson supercomputer platform now being offered as a service, IBM is encouraging mobile app developers to harness its "cognitive computing" power in a developer challenge contest.
NetApp recently announced unified, scale-out storage systems designed to let enterprises manage and control data via one storage and data management platform.