The Oracle-Google Saga: a Never-ending Story

Maria Deutscher | May 27th

The Oracle vs. Google court battle took yet another turn this week when the federal judge overseeing the Java patent litigation said the trial may have to be delayed until authorities finish reexamining some


Rampalli: EMC Must “Shift Left,” Create Game-Changing Solutions

Jeffrey Kelly | May 27th

For Prasad Rampalli, the link between EMC’s products and its solutions services is clear. “I think the solutions market is the ultimate implementation of value on our core platforms. So if we do our jobs right...»

EMC Looks to Bolster its Desktop Virtualization Credentials

Jeffrey Kelly | May 26th

Today was record-setting day for EMC’s desktop virtualization team. EMC was able to boot up 1,000 virtual desktops in a record eight minutes with its EMC FAST Suite, which includes EMC FAST VP technology and EMC FAST Cache, according...»

Greenplum the “Killer App” behind SilverSpring’s Smart Grid Technology

Jeffrey Kelly | May 26th

Imagine trying to make multiple, daily business decisions based on a once-a-month report. You’re not going to get very far. But that’s exactly the scenario most utility companies find themselves in. Traditional energy meters – like...»

HP: Stock Trouble, McCartney’s Digital Library, and an iPad Challenger

Cherr Aira | May 26th

The past few weeks haven’t been that good to Hewlett-Packard (HP), the world’s largest computer maker. It was like a domino effect that started from the tough predictions for the enterprise on the third quarter...»

So, Which Phone Do Users Recommend Over the iPhone?

Steven Hodson | May 26th

PCMag has posted a rather interesting chart comparing various smartphones based on user responses, and if you thought the iPhone would be the clear winner, you’d be wrong. It turns out that the smartphone...»

V3 CEO Peter Bookman Promises Virtualized Desktops at Twice the Speed of PCs

Bert Latamore | May 26th

By combining high performance computing technologies, including Fusion-io NAND Flash storage, in its Stratosphere desktop virtualization appliances, V3 Systems can deliver virtualized desktops to populations of 50-400...»

YouTube Celebrates its 6th Year with a Major Milestone

Kristina Farrah | May 26th

Unlike YouTube’s 5th year celebration when it created a special website with messages from prominent figures such as Conan O’Brien, this year’s anniversary is more muffled and subdued. Youtube only came up with a blog...»

Capgemini Offers Support for SAP Applications on AWS

Maria Deutscher | May 26th

At the SAP SAPphire Now conference last week, the German software maker with a goal of reaching $28 billion in revenue by 2015 announced that customers will be able to run its BusinessObjects and


EMC Ramps up Support for IT’s Biggest Trends

Maria Deutscher | May 26th

Storage giant EMC is investing a lot in staying up to date with all the major shifts going on in the cloud, and of these areas are the open source cloud and data analytics.