Brian Fonseca

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New Sun code transforms x86 servers into storage arrays

Comstar turns OpenSolaris servers into SCSI target storage devices that can be accessed by initiator hosts, including Solaris, Microsoft Windows, Linux and VMware ESX, over a network

SAP, RIM announce joint development deal

The Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry maker is developing a native SAP client for its handsets, which CEO Jim Balsillie says is a 'key element'

Google needs to beef up hosted apps

Analysts weigh in on Google's importance to enterprise IT

Busy agenda for CIOs in 2008

A peek at key focus areas for CIOs for the upcoming year

External SATA drives may eliminate power cables

Power Over eSATA cable would get power directly from a host system, allowing users to more easily expand storage capacity and access stored laptop and desktop data

Critics force withdrawal of city’s email deletion policy

The mayor of the District of Columbia in the U.S. has decided to withdraw a controversial e-mail policy that would have given messages stored on the D.C. government e-mail servers a six-month life period. The decision was made following criticisms from the public and city council members on the proposed policy, which was scheduled to go on a six-month pilot program beginning January 5 next year.

SAP sets improbable goals for ERP service

The German software company has set some pretty ambitious goals for its upcoming hosted ERP service for SMBs. Analysts wants to see it to believe it

IT exec eyes stormy weather

Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency's best laid disaster recovery plans were foiled by hurricane Katrina

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