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Friday, March 2, 2012
- Windows 8 Consumer Preview includes new features for enterprise IT
The Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview includes enterprise IT management functions, built-in virtualization and more. Here's a rundown of some important features.
- Data visualisation drives council savings in Islington, Chesterfield
Two English councils have found efficiency gains by deploying data visualisation tools. Islington Borough Council opted for LogiXML, while Chesterfield Council has deployed Intuitive Dashboards.
- Experts say Android malware research can help Android app security
Android malware research experts at RSA Conference 2012 say using free tools to spot Android malware trends can help foster greater Android app security.
- Microsoft bulks up SQL Server scalability to rival buff competition
Better SQL Server scalability and lower costs have furthered Microsoft?s reach in recent years, industry observers say, and that?s good, because the competition is big and knows the turf well.
- VMware vBenchmark goes beyond capacity planning
VMware?s new free capacity analysis tool shows you how you stack up, but vBenchmark?s real value is reporting on infrastructure utilization.
- Video conferencing management: No longer just an AV application
Enterprises struggle with video conferencing management. ScienceLogic integrates video management capabilities into its IT management platform.
- Talend and Hortonworks strike Hadoop deal at Strata Conference
Open source data integration player Talend is getting into the Hadoop game; and more news from this week?s O?Reilly Strata Conference.