Apple Continues to Expand Enterprise Power Base

Alex Williams | June 11th

Apple' expansion of its power base in the enterprise became readily apparent today at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference:

  • According to 9 to 5 Mac Daily, Apple announced at WWDC it sold 26 million copies of


In Infrastructure and APIs, The Next Step For The Cloud Is Openness

Matt Weinberger | June 11th

The cloud computing market is changing. Previously, the big concerns have ranged from "Is the cloud transformation really happening?" to "Can I afford the cloud?" to "Why would I ever use the cloud?" But Cloud Expo 2012, taken...»


HP Services Head Sees Exciting Times Ahead

Bert Latamore | June 8th

“This is a very exciting time in the industry,” says Antonio Neri, senior VP and general manager of HP Technical Services. Most HP customers, he said in an interview in the SiliconAngle Cube at HP...»


Don’t Expect to See the Red Hat of Hadoop, says Vertica VP

Josette Rigsby | June 8th

The Cube’s Dave Vellante and Jeff Kelly sat down with Colin Mahony, VP and General Manager, Vertica, at HP Discover 2012 to discuss big data and how Vertica, which Hewlett-Packard acquired in 2011, is...»


Do You Need Military Level Encryption?

John Casaretto | June 8th

Kfir Godrich, HP’s Head of Innovation sat in on theCube at HP Discover 2012.  He shared some of his insights on the CIO, the market and a look into strategies around cloud, big data,...»


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...»


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...»


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...»


Public Networks Facing a Capacity Crisis, Warns Intel GM

Bert Latamore | June 7th

Just about the only thing that Intel Data Center Group General Manager Pauline Nist worries about in the future of IT is that the Internet is facing a capacity crisis. And with the huge growth...»