Software


Report: Dell Surpasses HPE in Server Shipments

Dell surpassed Hewlett Packard Enterprise in server shipments in the second quarter, according to new research from Gartner Inc., but HPE maintained its lead in server revenue.

Survey Shows Enterprise Workloads Moving to Cloud

451 Research has published a study indicating that enterprise IT execs expect 60 percent of workloads to run in the cloud by 2018.

DataSphere Data Orchestration Platform Unveiled

Primary Data today announced it's set to introduce its new DataSphere data orchestration platform at next week's VMworld 2016 U.S. conference.

Inspur Unveils Hyperconverged Solutions

Inspur launched its new family of InCloud 3000 hyperconverged server solutions for large and mid-sized datacenters at the recent Intel Developer Forum.

Nimble Storage Offers All-Flash Entry Point

Enterprises looking for an entry point into all-flash storage are the target of a new offering from Nimble Storage, which specializes in predictive flash.

Tool Upgraded for Splunk Integration with Mainframes and iSeries (AS/400) Servers

EView Technology, which specializes in integrating IBM mainframe and AS/400-iSeries server environments with IT management and discovery platforms, has enhanced its support for the Splunk data processing platform.

SAP Targets Smaller Enterprises with Updated Business Tool

SAP SE said its updated business management tool aimed at small and midsize enterprises and subsidiaries of large companies features new intelligent analytics and project management functionality.



IBM, CSC Team Up To Move Enterprise Systems to the Cloud

IBM is providing mainframe-focused resources to help move CSC clients to the cloud in a new partnership.

Research Firm Provides Tips for Enterprise Software Savings

Research firm Gartner Inc. claims enterprises can cut software costs by up to 30 percent by following three best practices for optimizing software licensing.

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.

Research Predicts Enterprise Application Integration Will Drive eDiscovery Software Market

Technavio has published new research predicting the integration of enterprise applications will drive the global eDiscovery software market through 2020 to the tune of a 17 percent compound annual growth rate.

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.

New Oracle Database Appliances Target Smaller Enterprises

Oracle this week added to its Database Appliance portfolio with new offerings designed for small and mid-sized enterprises, costing as little as $18,000.

Syncsort's Ironstream Now Filters Mainframe Big Data

Fine-tuning its "Big Iron to Big Data" strategy, mainframe company Syncsort is now providing more control over what data generated from z/OS systems is sent to the Splunk Enterprise platform for analytics processing.

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.

Fujitsu Offers High-End x86 Servers as UNIX Alternative

Fujitsu is incorporating high-performance Intel Xeon processors in a new line of PRIMEQUEST high-end servers positioned as alternative hardware choices for enterprises looking to migrate off UNIX systems to run mission-critical apps like ERP and databases.

HPE OneView Provides Enterprise System Intelligence

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced an upgrade to its OneView tool, an infrastructure automation engine that provides software-defined intelligence across HPE servers, storage devices and other products.

Intel Introduces High-Peformance Xeon Chips for Big Data

To help enterprises gain actionable business insights from Big Data analytics, Intel has introduced a new family of high-performance Xeon processors to power servers boasting up to 24 cores and supporting up to 24 TB of memory.