Amazon's Shane Owenby at Computex. Photos courtesy of IT Business

Amazon hypes the virtues of cloud computing

From its origins as an online bookseller, Inc. has gotten its finger in a lot of pies. Among other...

June 6th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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HP boosts cloud capabilities with new thin clients, embedded OS

Cloud computing is a convenient, cost-effective and efficient way to scale existing infrastructure without springing for a ton of new...

June 5th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Infrastructure optimization on the cheap

Considering more hardware to beef up an IT infrastructure that's hitting the wall? In the age of virtualization, cloud computing...

June 5th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Data Storage

Plug-in lets HP OneView create VMware server clusters faster

One of the problems with virtualization is that at some point the products created – servers, storage or networking –...

February 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon


How to virtualize your software portfolio

Can you imagine a world where "in production" is just the breath you take between changes (unlike today, where change...

February 6th, 2014 Bruce Stewart

Data Storage

VMware ups performance of virtual SAN

Cloud and virtualization company VMware Inc. has issued a beta refresh of its virtual storage area network which enhances the...

November 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Ex-employees revealing trade secrets to rival: EMC

Former employees of EMC Corp. are disclosing corporate trade secrets to its rival, the storage software giant said in a...

November 6th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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IBM touts new method for cutting network bottlenecks

Technology company IBM Corp. said it has patented a way to remove bottlenecks and performance issues afflicting many cloud application by...

October 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Make your IT department easy to do business with

It’s been over twenty years since I first heard a speaker at an IT conference talk about how those of...

September 25th, 2013 Bruce Stewart