Content tagged with Enterprise
posted in August 2011
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Mozilla Previews Firefox For Tablets
Commentary  |  8/31/2011  | 
Mozilla steps up to challenges over its relevance with more than simply a large-screen adaptation of its smartphone app. But it should be doing more.
Intel Forms Subsidiary for Federal Supercomputing
News  |  8/31/2011  | 
Intel Federal LLC will work with the Department of Energy and other agencies on innovations in high-performance computing.
NASA Tech Development Behind Schedule, Report Says
News  |  8/31/2011  | 
Future success of space missions depends on new technology that NASA should already be developing, says National Research Council report.
Google Gmail, Calendar, Docs Work Offline--With Limits
News  |  8/31/2011  | 
Google restores long-promised functionality, via HTML5 and some Chrome technology.
Salesforce.com Taps HTML5 For Tablets, Opens Up Chatter
News  |  8/31/2011  | 
Early 2012 releases will bring a tablet-optimized mobile app, customer-facing collaboration options, and SharePoint integration for Chatter.
How Oracle Helps Polk Decode Car Buying Secrets
News  |  8/30/2011  | 
The kingpin of auto-market data and analysis is using Oracle Exadata and BI tools to give new ammo to its customers, from Acura to VW. Here's a look inside the project.
Cisco Buys Versly, MS Office Collaboration Toolmaker
News  |  8/29/2011  | 
Picks up startup that adds a social collaboration sidebar to Microsoft Office documents--to counter Jive's acquisition of OffiSync.
5 Enterprise Social Trends For Next 5 Years
News  |  8/29/2011  | 
Take a look at the flattening enterprise, expanding definition of marketing, and other social networking trends already emerging.
IBM Connections Social Platform Adds Mobile Options
News  |  8/29/2011  | 
Native mobile clients for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry deliver access to all major features of IBM enterprise social tools.
Will BI Deployment Pain Be MicroStrategy's Cloud Gain?
Commentary  |  8/29/2011  | 
Business intelligence software-as-a-service option lets you focus on developing dashboards and reports rather than installing hardware and configuring servers.
How To Use Google+ Ignore
News  |  8/26/2011  | 
New Ignore feature is less offensive than using Google+ Block to stop certain people from commenting on your posts.
Eucalyptus Brings High Availability To Private Cloud
News  |  8/26/2011  | 
Amazon-compatible private cloud software seeks to guarantee continuous operations.
IBM Connects Tivoli To Hybrid Cloud
News  |  8/26/2011  | 
How can legacy systems tap into hybrid cloud services? New plug-ins extend the reach of IBM's Tivoli systems management software.
Syncplicity Extends Cloud File Manager To Salesforce.com, iPhone
News  |  8/26/2011  | 
United Capital investment firm tests Salesforce integration with virtual private cloud for file management service.
Forrester Names 4 Leading Enterprise Social Platforms
News  |  8/26/2011  | 
Check out the early leaders in the race for best internal social communication tools.
Windows 8: Four New File Management Features Emerge
News  |  8/25/2011  | 
Efficiently corralling and copying files has never been one of Windows' strong suits, but the next version could offer big improvements.
Navy CIO Plans 25% Cut In IT Spending
News  |  8/25/2011  | 
Navy CIO Terry Halvorsen plans to trim IT budgets via cloud computing, data center and app consolidation, thin clients, enterprise licensing, and rigorous spending controls.
Verizon Buys CloudSwitch, Targets Lock-In Fears
News  |  8/25/2011  | 
CloudSwitch buy gives telecom giant's Terremark unit software designed to ease the pain of cloud transitions and moves.
Oracle Has Fusion But PeopleSoft Lives On
Commentary  |  8/24/2011  | 
Despite plans for Fusion app 'coexistence,' Oracle will keep offering PeopleSoft releases after this week's update and a major release next year.
Feds Seek Facebook App, Tools For Disaster Prep
News  |  8/24/2011  | 
As Hurricane Irene looms, federal agencies seek new applications and technology to help people better prepare for emergencies.
Oracle VM 3.0 Puts Muscle Into VMware Fight
News  |  8/24/2011  | 
Third-generation Oracle VM server virtualization and management software emphasizes scalability, OVF support. But Oracle places a distant fourth in the marketshare race.
New Facebook Privacy Controls, Sprint for iPhone 5, Sony NEX-5N and RIM's Curves: BYTE Newsbriefs
News  |  8/24/2011  | 
New Privacy Settings for Facebook, iPhone 5 to support Sprint service and RIM BlackBerry Curve smartphone news. August 23, 2011 BYTE Briefs.
Amazon Goes After Cloud App Speed Bumps
News  |  8/23/2011  | 
Self-service ElastiCache, an on-demand caching system, works with database applications and application servers to boost response times.
Yammer Integrates Salesforce.com Updates In Activity Stream
News  |  8/23/2011  | 
Integration via open APIs aims to break down "social networking silos" at companies using multiple social-enabled apps.
Adobe Vet Joins Lithium As CEO
News  |  8/23/2011  | 
Rob Tarkoff joins the private social network specialist from overseeing collaboration and digital experience products at Adobe.
10 Lessons Learned By Big Data Pioneers
Slideshows  |  8/23/2011  | 
How can you prepare for the big data era? Consider this expert advice from IT pros who have wrestled with the thorny problems, including data growth and unconventional data.
NASA Improves Solar Storm Forecasting
News  |  8/22/2011  | 
Data processing techniques help predict sun eruptions that can disrupt and damage satellites, telecommunications, and power grids.
OpenSocial 2.0 Spec Stresses Social Media Interoperability
News  |  8/22/2011  | 
By embracing OAuth 2.0, Activity Streams, and other specifications, OpenSocial could become the top enterprise social software integration standard.
How To Export All Data From Your Google Sites
News  |  8/21/2011  | 
Here's how to get your Google Site data from from their servers to your computer so you have complete control.
Will Microsoft, Oracle Also Bid For Autonomy?
News  |  8/19/2011  | 
Hewlett-Packard could have some competition as it looks to acquire the British enterprise search specialist.
Autonomy Acquisition: A Modest Start On Transforming HP
Commentary  |  8/19/2011  | 
Autonomy's search, archiving, e-discovery, and information management assets won't, by themselves, turn HP into a highly profitable software powerhouse.
Reflex Shows What's Going On Inside Your VMs
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Virtualization tool vendor adds capacity management to help IT right-size VM resources.
Enterprise Social Collaboration: Building A 'People Cloud'
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Where other enterprise social networks start in sales and marketing, Saba Software starts with people-centric functions.
VA To Test Cloud Collaboration For Doctors
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
The department is look for cloud-based email, calendaring, and other collaboration tools that can integrate with the VA's existing Microsoft Exchange-based collaboration system.
Marc Canter: Ain't No Jobs Out Here
Commentary  |  8/18/2011  | 
In installment three of his videoblog, the Macromedia founder takes on tech training for the midwestern masses.
HP Spins Off PCs, Kills TouchPad, Eyes Autonomy
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
World's largest tech vendor will get out of low-margin PC business, send its tablet and smartphone products to an early grave, and buy more enterprise software.
DOD CIO Driving Enterprise IT Structure Across Military
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Defense CIO Teri Takai previews policy directives on commercial cloud computing and cybersecurity during the procurement cycle.
11 Milestones In Linux History
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
As Linux turns 20, we look back on key moments for the OS that started as a school project and became a major force in technology.
AppFirst Broadens Monitoring Options
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
SaaS-based application problem resolution service adds on-premises option.
SMBs Get Help With Office 365 Migrations
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Intermedia to help companies with limited IT resources move to the cloud.
Windows 8 And The Truth About Software Wars
Commentary  |  8/18/2011  | 
As the rhetoric heats up in several software wars, you can count on oversimplification and FUD. But you can also fight it.
University Finds Chatter Cuts 'Reply To All' Problem
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Fresno Pacific University deploys Salesforce.com social software on departmental basis, nixes wall-to-wall rollout.
Windows 8 To Include App Store
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Microsoft's next PC operating system will offer features users might ordinarily expect to find on a tablet or smartphone.
Gmail Man Video Amuses--But Misleads
Commentary  |  8/18/2011  | 
FUD shouldn't drive your enterprise software decisions. Read the terms of service instead of relying on snarky YouTube humor.
Defense Agency Plans Platform-As-A-Service Offering
News  |  8/18/2011  | 
Defense Information Systems Agency officials liken the new service, which will be available next spring, to Google App Engine and Microsoft Windows Azure.
Web Vs. Native Development: There's No Winner
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
There are reasons to develop for the Web and reasons to develop native apps. Here are eight points to consider.
Social Networking Policy: Who Should Craft It?
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
Don’t leave HR, legal, or marketing alone at a table for one to write your company's social networking policy. Consider this expert advice.
Why Enterprises Should Study Social Experience Design
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
Social apps and projects require a different vocabulary and toolset than traditional app development, says Gartner's Ray Valdes.
Workday Bets Embedded BI Beats Gut Feel
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
SaaS-suite upgrade brings built-in business intelligence to process decision points, plus an iPad app.
Microsoft To Reveal Windows 8 Details
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
Upcoming BUILD conference and new blog will give developers and users first insights into what Redmond calls a "reimagined" operating system.
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