Flash and Big Data Changing the IT Job Market: How to Stay On Top

Maria Deutscher | February 14th

Flash storage and big data analytics are currently two of the biggest buzzwords in the tech industry, and for a good reason: pundits agree that these two trends are playing a big role in the...»

Coming to Grips With Multiple Versions of the Truth

Jeffrey Kelly | February 13th

You know that multi-year project you’ve been working on trying to consolidate all your organization’s data into a central hub to establish a single version of the truth? Yeah, you can stop now. It’s not going to happen. In...»

HP Heats Up Storage Wars with Gen8

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

Hardware maker Hewlett-Packard is facing a lot of competition, even beyond the race for the title of most eco-friendly data center vendor. HP is facing its old rival Dell as well as others...»

EU Greenlight’s Google-Motorola Buy, US Likely to Follow

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

Search giant Google has managed to transform Android into a huge success story, one that today is probably exceeding what even the creators of the OS had in mind. The ecosystem that built up around...»

Teradici Unveils VDI Card Amidst VMware Partner Frenzy

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

Several companies announced their new partnerships with virtualization giant VMware today, including Cisco and Mitel. The latest one is Teradici, which is also deeply involved with the VDI market and just launched a...»

HP Unveils Idiot-Proof, Virtually Self-Managing Servers Called Gen8

Klint Finley | February 13th

Today HP announced a new line of ProLiant servers dubbed ProLiant Generation 8, or Gen8 for short. The new line bakes in automation and monitoring tools and comes equipped with a sensor array for optimizing energy use....»

Anonymous Busy Over Weekend Attacking CIA, Mexico, Greece, Alabama DHS Websites

Kyt Dotson | February 13th

It’s been an extremely busy weekend for Anonymous hactivist cells who have struck out at government and police websites across the globe. On Friday, the website for the CIA was reported as having gone down. Multiple reports that it...»

AT&T Unlimited Data Plan: You May Get Throttled

Saroj Kar | February 13th

Last year, AT&T warned smartphone customers that it will slow down their service once the user hits 2GB of data used in a month. AT&T reasoned that only the top 5 percent of data...»

Steam: Hackers Accessed Backup Copy of Database in November 2011

Kyt Dotson | February 13th

Over the weekend, Valve’s consumer-class cloud-based game delivery service, Steam had an announcement about the hack that affected their service in November 2011. Gabe Newell, CEO of Steam, told users that while hackers had not accessed Steam...»

VMware Gains OEM Deals with Cisco, Mitel

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

VMware, the majority-owned virtualization unit of storage giant EMC, has entered into two new reseller agreements with Cisco and Mitel, a provider of call center solutions. The relationship with Cisco focuses on the enterprise. VMware View...»