More Universities Turn to Virtual Desktops; UConn’s New HTML5 Solution

Maria Deutscher | July 6th

Virtualization solutions maker Ericom announced that the University of Connecticut is piloting its AccessNow flagship offering – a purely HTML5-based virtualization client for VMware View customers. The university has already tested the product successfully,...»

Pillar Acquisition: A Major Bust?

Mellisa Tolentino | July 5th

Days after Oracle released a statement saying that the company will not be making any acquisitions anytime soon due to the fact that Oracle is focusing more on internal growth rather than acquisitions,...»

The Private Cloud Sees Big Growth, Drives New Services

Maria Deutscher | July 5th

A new report released by cloud host StratoGen says that the second quarter has seen a whopping 82 percent growth in private cloud deployments. The company pointed towards the much wider trend of cloud...»

HyperGlance for a Comprehensive 3D View of Infrastructure

Kristina Farrah | July 5th

We know all too well that overseeing an infrastructure isn’t exactly the most laid-back job. It’s a mass of web of servers, switches, and physical and virtual appliances. And in order to easily manage this...»

Safeguarding the Cloud: Where Does Mobile Go From Here?

Cherr Aira | July 5th

With hackers at large, nothing seems to be safe… Not in the cloud, nor the mobile space. At least, this is what the current state suggests, especially when we talk of a cloud where everything...»

HP TouchPad Under the Hood: Plans for an Improved Version

Maria Deutscher | July 5th

Now that Hewlett-Packard released its webOS-powered TouchPad tablet, research firm IHS iSuppli broke down the device to individual components to put on estimate on what kind of margins HP will be making of the...»

Security Issues in the Mobile Age: An Expert’s Take

Bert Latamore | July 5th

The proliferation of mobile devices from laptops to smartphones and tablets, has changed the basic profile of digital security threats facing organizations of all sizes. Whereas at one time the focus was on end-point or...»

EnterpriseDB Extends Support to HP Itanium and More

Cherr Aira | July 4th

Open source is one of the frontiers of the cloud system. This is why organizations are gambling on the potential of the open source cloud. We’ve already seen recent developments with the Hadoop spin-off,...»

Dropbox’s Updated Terms of Service: What You Should Know

Kyt Dotson | July 4th

In attempt to reconnect with users who have felt burned by numerous security concerns jumping out of their service from both technical and social angles, Dropbox have decided to address this head on by updating their ...»

This Week in the Cloud: Hortonworks, Storage and IT Consumerization

Maria Deutscher | July 1st

This past week in the cloud featured a handful of updates from the biggest segments in the industry, first of all from the open-source segment.  Yahoo spun off their Hadoop business, launching Hortonworks. The...»