HP Data Thrust is Delivering Performance in the Cloud, says HP Exec

Bert Latamore | August 31st

“The mission of HP storage in a sentence is assisting customers to make the transition from enterprise to cloud,” says HP CTO for Storage and former Cloud Advisor Milan Shetti in an interview with...»

Java Creator Bids Google Farewell, Looks to the Data of the Sea

Mellisa Tolentino | August 31st

James Gosling, the father of Java programming language, is leaving Google just after five months of joining the company, as stated in his blog post.

“I've surprised myself and made another career change. I had

Rick Jackson at VMworld 2011: Bringing Confidence and Empowerment into Cloud IT

Kyt Dotson | August 31st

Today in theCube, Dave Vellante and John Furrier spoke with Rick Jackson, VMware’s Chief Marketing Officer, about the direction VMware is going with their products and the nature and theme of VMworld 2011 itself. In fact, many people...»

Evolution of the CIO Role [Infographic]

Klint Finley | August 30th

Salesforce.com has published an infographic that charts the cost of computing power along with the history of the role of the CIO. Some interesting tidbits:

  • The term "chief information officer" was coined in 1980.
  • By 1988, only 10%

Spotlight VMworld Panel: How the Cloud Affects Backup

Maria Deutscher | August 30th

Dave Vellante held a backup panel at VMworld 2011 with three industry insiders, Brad Maltz, CTO at ICI Drew Kramer, VP of technical operations for VMware; and Jerome Wendt, founder and lead analyst at...»

HP 3PAR, StoreOnce Experience “Triple-Digit Growth,” says Scott

Jeffrey Kelly | August 30th

While investors and the media focused much of its attention on HP’s decision to get out of the PC and mobile computing business, the company’s storage division is “going great guns,” according to one executive. ...»

Cloud Foundry Developed on a Vision of Unlimited App Development

Bert Latamore | August 30th

Cloud Foundry and its related tool set are designed to support the needs of the new generation of application developers, who want to use whatever development language best suits the needs of their project and...»

Pakistan Bars Use of VPNs: A Pseudo Solution to A Real Problem?

Cherr Aira | August 30th

What would you feel if someone or something sees all your private conversations with friends and relatives every single day? Scared is all that I will be. And the amount of stress and carefulness would increase having the...»