What are SOAP and REST? What do these Web services have in common and where is each best used? We take a closer look.
The new zEnterprise really does comprise Big Blue's most mainstream mainframe release to date. At $75,000, it's certainly the cheapest.
Careful consideration and implementation of virtualization technologies can make protecting SharePoint Server 2010 potentially cheaper, but not always easier.
Key technologies enabling clouds, the three types of cloud environments, and options for getting to the cloud.
These 10 best practices examine key business integration tasks that are critical to building deeper connections with customers and trading partners.
Two and a half years on, CA says it has substantially delivered on its Mainframe 2.0 vision.
Cloud computing is a popular architecture, and U.S. agencies are finally getting on board.
If you're thinking about ceding control of some applications to others, this four-step recipe can help you create and enjoy a successful and safe relationship.
Business process management and complex event processing now support a broad range of business processes. How can these two technologies complement each other to further optimize business processes?
In the age of the cloud, applications and content are only as good as the network they ride on. We explore three application acceleration options.
NetView 6.1 is, by almost any standard, an exciting new deliverable -- particularly for users of IBM’s Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex technology.
Automated testing tools can relieve the tedium of testing, but are they appropriate for every testing task?
There are few bright spots in a new survey of CIO hiring plans.
Business and IT executives aren't always on the same page when it comes to virtualization and cloud computing.
What’s holding back some enterprises from enjoying the benefits of cloud computing?
With another strong quarterly showing for System z, IBM seems to have put its recent run of mainframe woes behind it. Or has it?
Although clouds may never provide a truly carefree lifestyle when it comes to resources, these steps can ensure that they don’t create an expensive operational nightmare.
Updating applications with current technology means IT must make sure no data is left behind.
Although cloud computing gets all the attention, extreme collaboration, an emerging business model, will ultimately deliver value well beyond current market expectations by enabling faster and better business transformation.
How big is big data, and how can you get it under control?