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Tuesday, August 30, 2011
- Gartner Hype Cycle defines business impact technologies for India
Gartner?s Hype Cycle for ICT in India, 2011 lists out technologies that will create business impact in India. One of them is SOA. Read further to know more.
- Business case for real-time BI tools rests on data-access speed needs
Justifying investments in real-time business intelligence systems depends on demonstrating the business value of faster decision-making capabilities, according to analysts and IT pros.
- IT industry veteran demystifies the scale up vs. scale out debate
Analyst Tony Iams explains the choice of scaling up or scaling out systems and offers tips on matching database workloads with the right architecture.
- Forrester offers five steps to curb mobile CRM chaos
Forrester Research has released a best practices plan for companies trying to get control over their mobile CRM deployments.
- VMware mobilizes virtual desktops with View 5 and Horizon App Manager
With VMware View 5, virtual desktop customers get PCoIP improvements and persona management, among other things. But it can't really help with XP to Windows 7 migrations.
- CIOs sell enterprise desktop virtualization with mobility
Enterprise desktop virtualization is getting a boost from iPad-wielding execs -- and all the other mobile warriors. Success is knowing user needs.
- Symantec adds data backup appliances for NetBackup, Backup Exec
Symantec extends its data backup appliance strategy with its first Backup Exec appliance, and its fourth Backup Exec appliance.
- Browser makers block rogue SSL certificate
DigiNotar, a certificate authority said fraudsters began issuing public key certificate requests for a number of domains, including Google.com. The firm revoked all fraudulent certificates.
- 'Big data' analytics fulfilling the promise of predictive BI
While conventional business intelligence drills into historical data, big-data analytics often adds a forward-looking dimension in an effort to help users unlock predictive insights.
- Portable toilet maker seeks to eliminate wasteful data entry in global ERP
Company hopes consolidating on single ERP database in Sage X3 6.2 upgrade will simplify multinational accounting while handling localized requirements.
- Survey: APT attacks a top concern, but many firms fail to enforce policies
A new survey from whitelisting vendor Bit9 found many firms are relying on the honor system to prevent unauthorized downloads.
- Bevy of VDI tools fill gaps, ease VMware View 5 management
IT shops can get more value from VMware View 5 using tools that come from third-party vendors. Check out some of the new options.
- A sneak peek at Avamar vCloud Protector
EMC has used VMware2011 to show off a new backup tool, Avamar vCloud Protector, which offers new and advanced ways to backup virtual machines.