Articles By Chris Kanaracus

SAS buys revenue management software vendor IDeaS

SAS buys revenue management software vendor IDeaS

BI (business intelligence) vendor SAS is buying IDeaS Revenue Optimization, maker of revenue-management software for the hospitality sector, a move...

August 3rd, 2008 Chris Kanaracus
MySQL buy ‘most important in Sun’s history’: Schwartz

MySQL buy ‘most important in Sun’s history’: Schwartz

Sun's US$1-billion deal to buy open-source database vendor MySQL has closed, and CEO Jonathan Schwartz didn't understate its importance ot...

February 26th, 2008 Chris Kanaracus
Global IT spending to drop: Forrester

Global IT spending to drop: Forrester

BOSTON - Forrester Research has changed its 2008 forecast for IT purchasing around the world, cutting its prediction by three...

February 11th, 2008 Chris Kanaracus
Fortisphere product to manage virtualization sprawl

Fortisphere product to manage virtualization sprawl

First, there was server sprawl. Virtualization is designed to combat that.Now startup firm Fortisphere on Monday plans to launch a...

January 13th, 2008 Chris Kanaracus
The battle of the multimedia browser plug-ins

The battle of the multimedia browser plug-ins

Microsoft Corp. and Adobe Systems Inc. are racing to get users to install Silverlight and Flash, their respective plug-in software...

December 23rd, 2007 Chris Kanaracus
‘We have the answer to virtualization,’ Oracle president says

‘We have the answer to virtualization,’ Oracle president says

A new virtualization product is at the heart of a slew of product announcements Oracle President Charles Phillips made on...

November 12th, 2007 Chris Kanaracus