Red Hat Unveils Open, Departmentalized IaaS Service

Maria Deutscher | June 8th

Open source powerhouse Red Hat debuted CloudForms today, an infrastructure-as-a-service solution for enterprises working with hybrid clouds.  The company is touting several advantages. One of the main advantages, not surprisingly, is that it’s completely...»

Brazilian University Embraces Wireless, BYOD, and IPv6

Sean Martin | June 8th

As part of theCube’s continued coverage of the HP Discover conference in Las Vegas today, Wikibon founder Dave Vellante met with two practitioners from HP customer, Sao Paulo State University in Brazil. Represented by network...»

Want to Know if your LinkedIn or eHarmony Password was Hacked? Here’s How…

Mike Wheatley | June 8th

Following the revelation that hackers managed to compromise 8 million passwords from social sites LinkedIn and eHarmony, worried users will no doubt be concerned that their own accounts were among the ones...»

Facebook Officially Launches App Center for iOS and Android Devices

Mellisa Tolentino | June 8th

Today’s mobile news roundup features Apple having to pay a penalty for the 4G marketing debacle in Australia, Facebook launching the App Center, and MetroPCS and Huawei’s new smartphones. Apple to pay Australian penalty When Apple released...»

Expect More Acquisitions, Jobs from Big Data #BigDataChat

Maria Deutscher | June 8th

Big Blue’s James Kobielus moderated a one-hour big data discussion on Twitter today with Terri Griffith from the Leavey School of Business, IBM distinguished engineer Stephen Brodsky and other pundits who provided their take on this...»

Where Gaming Meets SmartTVs: In the Cloud

Mellisa Tolentino | June 8th

The next big thing in gaming is in the clouds and that is evident in this year’s E3.  We’ve got Microsoft’s SmartGlass offering, then OnLive’s partnership with LG and Google TV, and of course Samsung...»

Storwize with IBM Real-Time Compression Best-of-Breed [Report]

Bert Latamore | June 7th

The highlight of the recent IBM Edge 2012 storage conference, writes Wikibon CTO David Floyer in his latest Wikibon Alert,  was the announcement of the addition of the IBM RTC (real-time compression) appliance to...»

QLogic’s Rob Crawford Talks Infrastructure and Innovation at HP Discover 2012

Kyt Dotson | June 7th

Rob Crawford, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales for QLogic, is now an alumnus of theCube so when Stu Miniman of Wikibon brought him in for interview there was a great deal to cover from the past year....»

Terremark Teams up with EMC for New Cloud Portfolio

Maria Deutscher | June 7th

Terremark is a service provider that helps enterprises deploy new infrastructure, and keep it running. It would seem, however, that the Verizon subsidiary has plans to expand beyond its core market to the cloud service...»

The Strange and Wonderful Second Life of Microsoft Windows Azure

Matt Weinberger | June 7th

At today's Meet Windows Azure webcast, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Scott Guthrie expanded significantly on yesterday's major Windows Azure platform improvements, including persistent virtual machine support - and while the technical details are definitely...»