Content tagged with Services Oriented
posted in June 2008
Ride the Next Wave of Flexible 'BI Workspaces'
News  |  6/30/2008  | 
Forrester Research says SaaS and in-memory options will let power users and analysts gain insight without IT bottlenecks. Embrace the trend, but beware the costs and risks.
Progress Buys Two SOA Tool Vendors In Two Days
News  |  6/27/2008  | 
Mindreef and Iona Technologies are expected to bolster Progress' portfolio which includes management tools and business process management software.
Cloud9 Analytics Brings Forecasting to Users
News  |  6/26/2008  | 
Data warehouse in the cloud gains forecasting app, Excel-based visual report builder.
Progress Software To Buy Iona Technologies
News  |  6/25/2008  | 
Iona will become a wholly owned subsidiary, making it likely that its Artix Web integration and Fuse SOA product lines will continue.
Google Fixes Outage-Causing Flaw In App-Hosting Platform
News  |  6/19/2008  | 
The search engine also introduced paid service plans for its Web site Optimizer, an online tool for testing a site's content for its effectiveness in reaching visitors.
Red Hat To Embed Hypervisor In Linux, Add Management Capabilities
News  |  6/19/2008  | 
Such a move could spur the use of Linux as the operating system of choice in virtual machine environments.
Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 Nears Release
News  |  6/19/2008  | 
The former SoftGrid software streams an application from a server in an organization's data center to a local PC as pieces of the application are needed.
Intel Promotes Greater Multi-Core Use Through SOA Tool
News  |  6/13/2008  | 
SOA Expressway is intended to speed up the conversion of large and small enterprise infrastructures to multiple, interoperable services.
IBM Rules Middleware, While Oracle + BEA = Distant No. 2
News  |  6/12/2008  | 
Business process management software, portals, business-to-business software, and enterprise service buses are being added to application servers in the middleware category.
Enterprise 2.0: FedEx To Deliver E-Services Beyond The Browser
News  |  6/10/2008  | 
FedEx business customers want the convenience of accessing online tools and services without having to exit their applications and launch a new browser window.
IBM DB2's 25th Anniversary: Birth Of An Accidental Empire
News  |  6/9/2008  | 
At first, relational database was a highly mocked product, halting in its performance compared to the programmed-path systems. Now it represents an $18.6 billion a year market.
Informatica Tackles Real-Time, On-Demand and Cross-Enterprise Integration
News  |  6/4/2008  | 
Platform upgrade addresses emerging latency, data-quality and identify management demands, incorporating technologies from two recent acquisitions.
Microsoft Details Oslo Modeling Vision
News  |  6/4/2008  | 
The heterogeneous SOA software for Visual Studio will have tools called Architecture Explorer and Architecture Layer Diagram for visualizing application logic in current code.
Businesses Use Microsoft Robotics, But Not For Robots
News  |  6/4/2008  | 
Companies like MySpace and Tyco are using elements of the developer studio's Concurrency and Coordination Runtime to manage business processes and intranet services.
Microsoft Readies Silverlight, Oslo, IBM Partnership At TechEd
News  |  6/3/2008  | 
Bill Gates will also speak to software developers in one of his final public addresses before he moves next month to a part-time role with the company.
Credit Suisse Spins Off Homegrown Virtual Machine Management Firm
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
After trying all sorts of other vendors, the financial services firm built DynamicOps so well; it's decided to offer it as a standalone product.
Metastorm Upgrades BPM Suite
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
Version 7.6 of the Metastorm BPM strengthens the company's use of Microsoft desktop technologies, including Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Office 2007.

The Agile Archive
The Agile Archive
When it comes to managing data, donít look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Elite 100 - 2014
Our InformationWeek Elite 100 issue -- our 26th ranking of technology innovators -- shines a spotlight on businesses that are succeeding because of their digital strategies. We take a close at look at the top five companies in this year's ranking and the eight winners of our Business Innovation awards, and offer 20 great ideas that you can use in your company. We also provide a ranked list of our Elite 100 innovators.
Twitter Feed
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
GE is a leader in combining connected devices and advanced analytics in pursuit of practical goals like less downtime, lower operating costs, and higher throughput. At GIO Power & Water, CIO Jim Fowler is part of the team exploring how to apply these techniques to some of the world's essential infrastructure, from power plants to water treatment systems. Join us, and bring your questions, as we talk about what's ahead.