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Wednesday, September 29, 2010
- Dexrex Gear expands instant messaging archiving capabilities for Blackberry
Dexrex Gear's ChatSync Mobile Enterprise for Blackberry builds on the vendor's ChatSync platform for instant messaging archiving capabilities into a storage repository for regulatory compliance and e-discovery.
- Network automation overview
Network automation in its many forms is fast becoming a requirement for ever-more complex enterprise networks. Automatically processing configuration changes in a consistent manner will take the load off the network administrator, reduce downtime and uncover hidden problems in the network.
- CA Technologies to acquire Hyperformix for automated capacity planning
Hyperformix's self-learning algorithms can handle physical, virtual and public cloud infrastructures, much like the data center management products VMware is trying to build.
- Virtual disaster recovery FAQ
Virtualization can improve a disaster recovery strategy through server consolidation and increased recovery speed. But there are drawbacks to virtual disaster recovery.
- Sun VARs to Oracle: You need us!
For Oracle to become a hardware power, it needs a viable channel, at least according to channel people.
- Cisco targets SMBs with new products, names channel VP
Cisco released new products to appeal to SMBs and named Scott Brown its VP of channel distribution.
- Pivot3 expands into data protection with iSCSI SAN storage system
Pivot3, looking to take its serverless iSCSI SAN storage systems beyond the video surveillance market, takes on data protection software partners in hopes of expanding its channel base.
- HDS launches Virtual Storage Platform (VSP); SANpulse launches storage discovery app
Headlines: Hitachi Data Systems launches the Hitachi VSP, an upgrade to its enterprise storage array; plus, professional services company launches a storage discovery application.
- Using hard disk partitions to ease Linux tasks
Using Linux hard disk partitions and partition commands require extreme care, but they can help maximize efficiency in your customer's environment.
- Windows 7 troubleshooting: Top 10 resources
There are a number of potential problems during a Windows 7 upgrade. These Windows 7 troubleshooting resources can help you configure SSDs and resolve a Windows 7 freeze.
- Bandwidth management services
Learn how to provide bandwidth management products and services in this FAQ guide with IT expert Ron Barrett.
- Study: Cost of data recovery hits European companies hard
A new study finds that European companies lose an average of a quarter million euro each year to data recovery expenditures.
- What's the best tablet PC for your organization?
The Apple iPad has launched a tablet PC war as vendors strive to provide the mobility and functionality IT organizations crave. So what's the best tablet PC for your company?
- Nineteen charged with using Zeus banking Trojan to drain UK accounts
Suspects allegedly used the data-stealing malware to hijack bank accounts and steal millions of pounds.
- How to explain desktop virtualization to non-IT people
Struggling to describe desktop virtualization to your mother, spouse or boss? Don't fret. This primer can help you explain why the technology exists to just about anyone.
- Dell offers new virtualization-to-cloud management tools
The Virtual Integrated System architecture from Dell supposedly helps users transition to cloud models, consolidating compute, storage and networking.
- Minnesota secures Microsoft services for government cloud
Microsoft has sold secured BPOS services to the State of Minnesota, eclipsing Google's rocky Los Angeles deal to become the largest government cloud yet.
- UK service providers biding time on vCloud Director
Despite being branded as a great opportunity for cloud providers, businesses aren't rushing to adopt VMware's vCloud Director product.
- Novell adds creation of EC2 images to SUSE Appliance Toolkit
Novell has announced new features, including support for Amazon EC2 image creation, that will be added to its SUSE Appliance Toolkit; plus more daily news.