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I'm co-leading a Vordel API Workshop with my colleague Wayne in San Francisco this Wednesday. There is still time to register, if you
Providing Industry-Leading Performance and Advanced Data Integrity for I/O Intensive Environments Running SSD/Flash Storage, Server Virtualisation and Oracle Databases ORACLE OPENWORLD 2012, SAN FRANCISCO and COSTA MESA, Calif, October 1, 2012 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today anno...
I have had a hunch for a while that has been confirmed by a number of recent interviews with leading enterprise mobility vendors.  It seems that as enterprise mobility rises as a priority within companies, and becomes a CEO/CIO issue rather than a line of business issue, ERP and b...
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September 26, 2012, Ascot, UK - ZBD, a leading provider of fully graphic epaper display systems for retailers and industrial users globally, today announces Nicolas Colardelle as its Managing Director in France and officially opens its French HQ in La Place d'Etoile, Paris.The announce...
Enhanced capabilities provide unprecedented insight into SAP license usage to enable license re-harvesting, optimal user classification, and reduced license spendMaidenhead, UK - September 25, 2012 Flexera Software, the leading provider of Application Usage Management solutions for app...
54 Per Cent of IT Administrators Say Their Data Centre Networks Will Have Deployed 100Gb Ethernet by 2016COSTA MESA, Calif, September 25, 2012 - Driven by a "perfect storm" of technology trends that includes server virtualisation, cloud computing, big data and the convergence of storag...
New Version of Spotfire Analytics Platform Delivers on TIBCO Big Data Strategy and Commitment to Transform BusinessesTUCON 2012, LAS VEGAS, NV, September 25, 2012 - Today at TUCON® 2012, TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) announced TIBCO Spotfire® 5.0, the latest version of i...
Crocus Consulting (www.crocus-consulting.com), a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), has announced the launch of a new Cloud based Test Drive centre for Oracle BI (Business Intelligence) and PeopleSoft applications. The new service, which complements the company's physica...
Charitable trust praises web support from UK cloud computing company The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, a pioneering charitable trust dedicated to inspiring social change, has praised iomart Hosting, one of the UK's leading providers of bespoke cloud and managed hosting services, for the ...
Oracle recognises Interoute for expertise in delivering Oracle Exadata Database MachineBerlin/London, 24 September 2012 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud services platform and provider of hosted application services, today announced that it has achieved Platinum par...
Funny thing about the hype cycle in high tech, things rarely turn out the way cheerleaders proclaim it will. Mainframes did not magically disappear in any of the waves that predicted their demise. The reason is simple – there is a lot of code running on mainframes that works, and has w...
In this segment of the Mobile Expert Video Series I have the honor of interviewing Melbourne, Australia's Johann Poppenbeck, VP of Product Management for DSI.  We have the opportunity to discuss Star Trek like sound-proof doors, and the value of mobilizing the right data and ...
#F5 Eight things you need to consider very carefully when moving apps to the cloud. Moving to a model that utilizes the cloud is a huge proposition. You can throw some applications out there without looking back – if they have no ties to the corporate datacenter and light security req...
Interoute competes for title of Cloud Provider of the YearLondon, 14 September 2012 - Interoute Application Management, the application managed services specialist and progressive cloud services provider, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Cloud Provider of the Year category of...
-Lynch to keynote alongside HP Labs, Oracle, Cloudera and Lotus F1 on day one of the UK's number one IT infrastructure event-London, UK: September 2012 - Autonomy founder Mike Lynch will kick off the keynote programme at this year's IP EXPO alongside IT heavyweights HP Labs, Cloudera, ...
** Hot News **      It's been a year since SAP AG released it's HANA in-memory database platform, and to mark the occasion th
Why SOA is implemented by more enterprises than
Minneapolis, MN, August 23, 2012 --(PR.com)-- KPI Partners, a a strategic data and business intelligence consultancy, today announced that the company was named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list, a compendium of the most entrepreneurial and fastest growing companies in America. This i...
Service providers benefit from Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator operating on Nutanix's simplified compute and storage infrastructure applianceLondon, UK - 20 August 2012 - Flexiant and Nutanix today announced that European service providers will now benefit from a plug and play cloud orches...
Moscow, 17 August 2012 - Avaya, a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions and services, together with its Gold Partner, Step Logic, have opened an Avaya Elite R6 contact centre for 18 operators in the Russian Federation Ministry of Education and Science.T...
I’ll be participating in writing a new book on the enterprise development with HTML5. At this point we have created only the first cut of mind map that includes a TOC with very brief description of the chapters. This is a work in progress and every bit of it may change. But the m...
New Verified Partners Expand CloudBees Platform Services Providing Developers With Greater Choice and FlexibilityLondon UK - August 14, 2012 - CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, announced the expansion of the CloudBees Partner Ecosystem by introdu...
Fort Collins, CO, August 09, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Integware, a leading provider of PLM services and solutions for regulated industries today announced that it has achieved Gold Partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Gold Level membership, Oracle has recognized Integw...
Are VMware slowly becoming the new Oracle? That was the question being asked
The next 5 months portend a spectacle of US Congressional battles to be waged ahead of the pending, mandatory “sequester” - automatic, mandatory federal government spending reductions of about $1 Trillion over 9 years, in non-exempt, discretionary appropriations, set to take effect 1/2...
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London, 01 August 2012 - Interoute Application Management, an application managed services specialist and progressive cloud services provider, has been shortlisted for Database Partner in UK Oracle User Groups (UKOUG) Partner of the Year Awards. The shortlist follows an initial round o...
Yesterday Oracle Corp announced their intention to acquire Xsigo Systems Inc for an as yet undisclosed sum of money.  Xsigo was one of the original presenters at Tech Field Day back in November 2009.  That was the the inaugural event where I met great friends like Simon Seagrave,
Expanding Oracle solutions consultancy Prōject has been rewarded for its strong performance in 2011-12 with a clutch of nominations for the UK Oracle User Group (UKOUG) Partner of the Year Awards 2012-13.A double silver Award winner last year, Prōject has been shortlisted by ...
DSI strengthens its position as a global market leader in enterprise mobility with GFI Informática, a leading business solution provider with expertise in consulting, outsourcing and systems integration31 July 2012 - KANSAS CITY, Missouri, USA; LONDON, UK: Data Systems Internation...
Vordel ninjas who read this blog may be interested in these two jobs posted this week. Both are in Pleasanton, California, and both mention Vordel skills. One is on the security side, the other on the
NAD recommends Oracle discontinue certain performance claims for Exadata By Greg Schulz I Received the following press release in my inbox today from the National Advertising Division (NAD) recommending that Oracle stop making certain performance claims about Exadata af...
Australia and New Zealand are often noted for being early adopters of new
- Brocade, Citrix, Fusion-io and VMware are among those showcasing IP Networks, Wireless, Storage, Virtualization, Cloud Computing and Security at 2012's major enterprise IT event - London, 23 July 2012: IP EXPO, the UK's number one end-to-end IT infrastructure event, will be the one p...
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Dell is buying Quest software, not the phone company Qwest By Greg Schulz For those not familiar with Quest, they are a software company not to be confused with the telephone communications company formerly known as Qwest (aka now known as centurylin...
One of Hertfordshire's most successful IT businesses has transformed structurally and visually to meet increasing demand for its services. Since its launch in 2000 Projected Consulting, based in Hemel Hempstead, has specialised in delivering Oracle project management solutions for some...
The recent "Common Approach to Federal Enterprise Architecture" (US Executive Office of the President, May 2 2012) is extremely timely and well-organized guidance for the Federal IT investment and deployment community, as useful for Federal Departments and Agencies as it is for their s...
SoftCo combines SoftCo Cloud with ABBYY FlexiCapture Data Capture to Enable Providers to Extend their ServicesDublin, Ireland and Theale, UK (28 June 2012) - SoftCo, a global developer of business process automation (BPA) and document management solutions, and ABBYY UK Ltd. today annou...