What if you could deploy a new IT service shortly after you defined the
requirements? And, just imagine the bliss, if your IT spend could directly
translate into a competitive advantage. Predicting the ROI would be
relatively easy. You would be the envy of your peer group.
Unfortunately, as most senior executives already know, it's never that
Typically, you perform the technology assessment due diligence up-front, you
place your bets based upon the most compelling guidance, and then you closely
monitor the results. It's an iterative process, where confidence builds over
time. Maybe that's why new business technology spending tends to be aligned
with a past success.
But this procurement model doesn't adapt very well in response to
unanticipated significant market events or the rapid acceleration of
unplanned technology migrations. Moreover, tight budgets and... (more)
MOSCOW, October 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The ISDEF'2009 8th Annual International
Conference has ended in Moscow. It was hosted by Izmaylovo Alpha
(http://www.alfa-hotel.ru/) Hotel and drew over 250 participants.
The conference was dominated by issues of the operation and development of
companies in the off-the-shelf software market amid the crisis.
This market segment still attracts a great deal of interest as evidenced by
active support of the conference from IT vendors, law firms, and investment
funds. The conference was sponsored by Softkey ( http://www.softkey.ru/),
Digital River (... (more)
Virtualization Expo on Ulitzer
Virtualization cuts across just about all that you might find in the today's
data center: to one degree or another, clients, servers, applications,
storage systems, data networks, and security can all now be virtualized. .
By compressing multiple workloads onto a single physical server,
Virtualization enables data centers to save tremendous amounts of money on
hardware, power, cooling and floor space.
For small and midsized enterprises, Virtualization can also help data centers
tap into levels of fault tolerance previously enjoyed only by huge
WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 10/30/09 -- SYS-CON Events announced
today that the 5th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo will
take place April 19-20-21, 2010, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New
The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's
leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York,
Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 200 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry
professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception,
more than all other Cloud-related events put ... (more)
Wireless Technology Magazine
That Android has got a lot of publicity and public endorsement in the US is
clear to all of us but the potential impact that Android can have is probably
far beyond what you have thought. I am therefore posting some of my
'insights' in the subject.
When Andy Rubin left Sidekick and started Android (and acquired by Google),
he and his team did a few things amazingly correct. The first thing they
want to do was to embedded Google services as much as possible; secondly,
providing a standardized easy to develop developer experience that is
Intel has reportedly acquired the market leader in client virtualization,
Known for its NeoSphere product. Neocleus is well known for its
implementation of industry-leading virtualization technologies, coupled with
centralized control and management that integrate with existing PC lifecycle
management tools. NeoSphere has long offered organizations a way to address
their client computing demands.
At this writing however a question-mark hangs over the acquisition. The blog
entry in which it was announced has disappeared from the Web!
Here is what is returned today, Friday ... (more)