As a strong server market showing demonstrates, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to ignore Big Blue’s Big Iron renaissance
Sun’s next-gen multicore design boasts a number of enhancements -- including dedicated FPUs for each core -- which make it a better overall processor.
Thanks to its reputation for resiliency, the mainframe is widely viewed as the preeminent platform for disaster recovery and business continuity planning.
It should come as no surprise that new companies have begun to carve out a part of the storage market for themselves.
.NET use declining, new survey reports
SHARE recently announced a list of five disaster recovery and business continuity recommendations that it says all mainframe shops would do well to follow.
Can the combined will of Microsoft, Cisco, and EMC overcome the ingrained inertia of government bureaucracy?
There’s lots of buzz about NAC, but what is it exactly, and why does IT already need a new approach to the technology?
As cyberfelons continue to attack simple host-based firewalls, antirust, and antispam measures, IT needs to be increasingly attentive to its endpoint defenses.
After years of animosity, Intel and Sun have patched things up. Why? What’s the catch?
Security and compliance policies are only successful if they are enforced. That’s where network access control comes in.
We sort out the options with the most buzz for 2007—NAC, Vista, and NAP—for enforcing security with devices requesting network resources.
The year was something of a mixed bag, milestone-wise. We offer five trends to watch in 2007.
Mainframe operators need unobstructed visibility into the performance of their IP networks, too.
Project Blackbox might be a gimmick, but Sun’s virtualization moves are for real
Customers can service-enable terminal-based applications and effectively transform them into full-fledged SOA assets