Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

For all the hype about cloud computing in the enterprise-hype that Gartner believes is now nearing its peak-IT professionals continue...

April 20th, 2009 Laurianne McLaughlin

16 IT strategies to do less with less

16 IT strategies to do less with less

Tough times call for tough measures. Layoffs and cutbacks are rampant. Even if your IT budget is relatively stable, you...

March 16th, 2009 Dan Tynan

Microsoft has no plans for on-demand ERP

Microsoft has no plans for on-demand ERP

While it has tested the waters of on-demand software with its CRM Online application, Microsoft still has no plans to...

March 10th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Welcome to the global cloud

Welcome to the global cloud

“The cloud has gone global,” said James Staten, a principal analyst with Forrester Research. “And now we need to figure...

March 4th, 2009 Briony Smith

Cloud security fears overblown

Cloud security fears overblown

It may sound like heresy to say it, but it's possible to worry a little too much about security in...

February 18th, 2009 James Niccolai

The many flavours of carrier Ethernet

The many flavours of carrier Ethernet

One of my favorite Mark Twain quotes is a riddle about semantics: If you call a dog's tail a leg,...

February 12th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson

Five top IT spending priorities for tough times

Five top IT spending priorities for tough times

No company is immune from the economy's ebb and flow. So it's no surprise that, in the face of a...

November 19th, 2008 Tom Sullivan

IBM opens door on Bluehouse – a Facebook for business

IBM opens door on Bluehouse – a Facebook for business

IBM opened yesterday the online door to a service that merges some of the best features of social networking with...

October 6th, 2008 Patrick Thibodeau

10 things seen and heard at VMWorld

10 things seen and heard at VMWorld

1. 14,000 people showed up for VMWorld at the Venetian in Las Vegas this week, more than twice the number...

September 18th, 2008 Jon Brodkin