Articles By Ashlee Vance

IBM Itanium 2 servers appear in massive NCSA cluster

IBM Itanium 2 servers appear in massive NCSA cluster

IBM Corp. won't say a word about its Itanium 2 servers, but a cluster of more than 800 of them...

November 13th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
New IBM server targets Sun in midrange Unix market

New IBM server targets Sun in midrange Unix market

IBM Corp. announced Monday a new eight-processor server that it believes combines low cost with many of the high-end functions...

November 10th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
HP hints at new software strategy

HP hints at new software strategy

Hewlett-Packard Co. plans to announce a new software roadmap next month that will provide information on its plan to marry...

October 29th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
Sun to show ‘appliance-like’ servers at Comdex

Sun to show ‘appliance-like’ servers at Comdex

Sun Microsystems Inc. next month will announce a new version of its Sun LX50 server that will ship with software...

October 24th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
HP to double the processor count in Itanium servers

HP to double the processor count in Itanium servers

HP plans to make it possible to upgrade current servers based on the 64-bit Itanium 2 chip by allowing customers...

October 23rd, 2002 Ashlee Vance
Quantum ships disk system disguised as tape

Quantum ships disk system disguised as tape

In an effort to reduce management burdens for customers, Quantum Corp. has introduced a new disk-based storage system that appears...

October 21st, 2002 Ashlee Vance
Sun to lay off 11 per cent of workforce on poor Q1

Sun to lay off 11 per cent of workforce on poor Q1

Sun Microsystems Inc. will lay off close to 11 per cent of its workforce, as the company continues to be...

October 17th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
IBM upgrades AIX, ready to slice and dice servers

IBM upgrades AIX, ready to slice and dice servers

IBM Corp. Tuesday provided more details on the latest version of its Unix operating system, touting the addition of mainframe...

October 7th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
UPDATE: HP, EMC sue each other over storage patents

UPDATE: HP, EMC sue each other over storage patents

Hewlett-Packard Co. has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against EMC Corp., charging that its competitor uses HP's technology in both...

September 30th, 2002 Ashlee Vance
HP WORLD: HP’s Orca plan calls for 8-way servers in 2003

HP WORLD: HP’s Orca plan calls for 8-way servers in 2003

LOS ANGELES - Hewlett-Packard Co. will wait until 2003 to bring out servers that use eight or more Itanium processors,...

September 29th, 2002 Ashlee Vance