Enterprise


Microsoft Previews Future of SQL Server

Microsoft's recent Connect() conference provided a peek into the future of its flagship SQL Server RDBMS.

Dell EMC Extends High Performance Computing Wares to Mainstream Enterprises

Dell EMC today said it was "democratizing" high performance computing by extending its HPC cloud, software and systems offerings to more mainstream enterprises.

Windows Server 2016 Images Available on Google Compute Engine

The Google Cloud Platform team announced support for Windows Server 2016 Datacenter Edition, the latest version of Microsoft's server OS, on Google Compute Engine.

Hitachi Beefs Up Flash-Based Virtual Storage

Hitachi Data Systems today unveiled a new flash-based enterprise storage lineup based on the next generation of the company's Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System, now at version 7.

Oracle's Bare Metal Cloud Services Now Available for Enterprise Use

The next generation of Oracle's Infrastructure-as-a-Service offerings -- the new Bare Metal Cloud Services -- is now generally available.

Atlassian Enterprise Software Supports AWS Cloud Deployments

Enterprise software vendor Atlassian announced two of its core products now support deployment on the Amazon Web Services cloud.

Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016 Ready for Production Use

Windows Server 2016 and the System Center 2016 management suite of products have reached "general availability" status, Microsoft announced.



Acronis Updates Backup Solution for Complex Enterprise Environments

Acronis says legacy backup solutions don't cut it in the new-age enterprise world, where data and other assets are digitized and spread over complex environments that include physical and virtual systems hosted on-premises, in the cloud or across myriad mobile devices.

Toshiba Integrates Salesforce CRM with Communications System

Toshiba announced its unified communications system is being natively integrated with Salesforce on-demand CRM software-as-a-service.

Compuware Applies Continuous Delivery to Mainframes

Compuware announced a mainframe release automation solution designed to help enterprises follow continuous delivery best practices in IBM z/OS-based environments.

Box Shuttle Helps Enterprises Move to Cloud

Box, which provides an enterprise content management platform, today announced a new Shuttle service to help enterprises migrate their content to the Box cloud.

DataDirect Networks Unveils High-End Storage Appliance

Big Data storage specialist DataDirect Networks today unveiled a new high-end Lustre-based storage appliance designed specifically for high-performance computing and targeting data-intensive enterprises.

Enterprise Data Governance Tool Launched

To provide integrated data governance across the burgeoning types of enterprise data assets, TopQuadrant today announced its TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance solution.

Master Data Management Tool Boosts CRM in Midmarket Enterprises

Magnitude Software, which provides Enterprise Information Management (EIM) software, announced Magnitude ONE, a master data management tool aimed at improving customer relationship management (CRM) initiatives in midmarket enterprises.

Site Provides Enterprise Software Pricing Tips

SelectHub, specializing in helping firms procure enterprise software, has come out with new tips on pricing such offerings.

Salesforce Expands Scope of CRM Services

With traditional customer relationship management software showing its age in the new era of cloud computing, enterprise mobility and the Internet of Things, CRM kingpin Salesforce has been continually expanding the scope of its enterprise solutions.

Microsoft Offers Short-Term Licensing Options

New short-term options for the Microsoft Products and Services Agreement will reportedly help enterprises that need to license Microsoft software for less than one-year periods, such as businesses that employ seasonal retail workers or organizations with fluctuating business demands.

Enterprises Investing More in Software-Defined Infrastructure

A new survey from 451 Research indicates that 67 percent of large enterprises will increase spending on software-defined infrastructure this year, a 14.4 percent uptick. However, right now, only about a fifth of organizations are using the technology.

Skills Shortage Still Stalling Enterprise Big Data Efforts, Reports Indicate

Enterprises still can't find enough Big Data talent for their analytics initiatives, so the Big Data adoption rate is still quite low, according to two separate new studies.

Microsoft Continues Courting the Enterprise

Cementing its committment to enterprise computing are three key products from Microsoft: OneDrive for Business, Skype for Business and the newly released Windows 10 OS.