HP's Building An SDN App Store
HP's looking to foster an SDN ecosystem and take the smartphone model into enterprise software-defined networking with a developers' kit and an app store. But is this an idea ahead of its time?
Oracle Upgrades HR Cloud Software To Battle Rivals
Integrating human capital management and talent management into other business apps gives Oracle stronger footing against challengers SAP, Salesforce.com and Workday, says president Mark Hurd at Oracle OpenWorld.
Big Data Innovation: Time To Focus
Too many big data initiatives start with nebulous goals. Executives from MetLife and Tivo Research Analytics pipe up on getting practical.
The Year Of VDI: Never
Some companies anticipated replacing up to 90% of their PCs with VDI alternatives. Then tablets changed the equation.
When Cloud Backup Fails
Cloud backup providers need to face the realities of Internet bandwidth and give customers a way to perform bulk transfer of data for both backup and recovery.
Michael Dell Wins: Now The Hard Part
Michael Dell finally succeeds in taking his company private. He plans to keep building PCs -- and bolster the enterprise portfolio with more acquisitions.
Microsoft Azure Grows More Open
Microsoft technical fellow Mark Russinovich describes how the Azure cloud is expanding with open source, outside technologies.