Accenture becomes first Major SI to Invest in HANA

Maria Deutscher | May 14th

Accenture has been setting all sorts of records as of late.  A month ago it became the first company to launch a public cloud service based on Microsoft Azure, and now it’s flexing its...»

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Microsoft Study: For SMBs, Security Benefits Outweigh Cloud Risks

Matt Weinberger | May 14th

A Microsoft-sponsored study released today indicates that despite the fact that security concerns remain a huge barrier to public cloud adoption, SMBs who made the transition actually saw their IT infrastructure get more secure, not...»

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Complex Clouds Ruin IT Budgets [Report]

Bert Latamore | May 14th

Wikibon CEO David Vellante and CTO David Floyer have published a major “Special Report on Infrastructure Futures: Keeping Pace in the Era of Big Data Growth” examining the major trends in IT technology in...»

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Online Threat Growing Rapidly, Can Destroy Companies, says FBI Cyber Security Head

Bert Latamore | May 14th

Physical threats to the nation's infrastructure and other sensitive assets aren't the only ones to keep an eye on. “Critical threats facing our nation today emanate from the cyber realm,” said Shawn Henry, then Executive Assistant...»

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Understanding the Hana App Cloud and its Difference to the SAP Cloud Strategy

Alex Williams | May 14th

The HANA Application Cloud is an insightful topic to explore as SAP SappireNow gets started in Orlando today. It points to HANA's progression in the cloud and how it fits with SAP's overall cloud strategy. ...»

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So You’re 100% Virtualized … So What?

Jeffrey Kelly | May 11th

A recent InformationWeek article highlighted a number of companies who are well on their way to 100% virtualized infrastructures. PACCAR, Pacific Northwest National Lab, Corporate Express, Westcon Group … all of these firms are over 50% virtualized...»

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Users Missing Opportunities as Vendor Support Embraces Multiple Delivery Channels

Bert Latamore | May 11th

Major hardware and software vendors are embracing multiple channels beyond existing portals and e-mail to provide better support to their customers says IDC Services and Support Analyst Elaina Stergiades. Each vendor has...»

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HP Cloud Services Now Covers DB-as-a-Service, Too

Maria Deutscher | May 11th

Hewlett-Packard is obviously doing something right, given the impressive number of third party developers that announced integration with HP Cloud Services yesterday, when the newest challenger to AWS’s throne entered public beta. Among those companies...»

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HP Cloud Services Sees Massive Adoption Just in Time for Beta

Maria Deutscher | May 11th

Hewlett-Packard’s HP Cloud Services have officially entered public beta – exactly as promised a month ago, when SiliconANGLE’s Alex Williams analyzed the news to see how the hardware giant plans to take on...»

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New Nokia Developer Music Video Proves Brogramming Is Alive and Well

Matt Weinberger | May 10th

In a new music video, "Dev City" - parodying Tyga's club hit Rack City - two meathead programmers spread stacks of floppy disks in a club as scantily clad women in Elvis Costello glasses writhe suggestively. Just another...»

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