ANALYTIC REPORTS & WHITEPAPERS
Oracle-Sun: What Lies Ahead
The strategy points to Sun hardware optimized to run Oracle software. But our exclusive research finds many IT pros doubt that they'll benefit from the partnership. This report outlines Oracle's road maps for key Sun products, and analyzes what changes the acquisition will bring for business technology decision makers.
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Efficient Backups for VMware
Learn how EMC Avamar backup and recovery software data deduplication capabilities deliver fast and efficient protection for VMware environments. Download Now
Storage Multi-Tenancy for Cloud Computing
This white paper will explain why the recent changes in Microsoft infrastructures, including the introduction of a server operating system and a server virtualization solution (Hyper-V), create a compelling opportunity to improve underlying storage infrastructures right now. Download Now
How To Get Data To The Cloud: Onramps
By George Crump
As we discussed in our last entry, deciding when to use cloud storage is an important decision that data center mangers are now trying to make. While adding the capabilities to your own software was an early approach most were waiting for an easier way to get to the cloud and it comes in the form of software that allows near seamless access. We call these onramps.
Cybercrooks Targeting SMB Accounts, FBI Warns
By Keith Ferrell
The best source of SMB funds is SMB bank accounts, obviously, and according to the FBI, those accounts are precisely what the crooks are going after.
Microsoft Does Windows Phone 7 Updating Right
By Ed Hansberry
Even at the height of its popularity in the mid-2000's, Windows Mobile had one attribute that frustrated many users to no end. While Microsoft and hardware partners designed the operating system to be upgradable to at least the next major version, actual upgrades occurred less often than a snowstorm in Phoenix.
Apple FaceTime Mac Beta Ships With Pedestrian Security Flaw
By George Hulme
On Wednesday Apple announced its FaceTime for Mac beta. Problem is the beta software shipped with a security flaw that could enable attackers to access iTunes accounts. However, the flaw could be indicative of much more systemic problems.
Technology Firms Dominate Newsweek's Latest Green Corporate Scorecard
By Lamont Wood
Dell leads the US list while IBM leads the global list of firms ranked according to the environmental impact and policies.
Please Take Our 2011 SaaS Survey
InformationWeek Analytics is conducting a survey in order to evaluate the state of software outsourcing today. The results of the survey will appear in an upcoming issue as well as an in-depth InformationWeek Analytics report. This survey will take less than 10 minutes to complete.
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Last Chance To Attend Enterprise 2.0 Santa Clara
See the latest collaboration tools and technologies at Enterprise 2.0 Santa Clara's comprehensive conference and expo. Gain thought leadership -- from strategy to execution and performance monitoring -- to bring the power of collaboration to your organization, accelerate information flow, drive revenue, and increase productivity.
It Happens Nov. 8-11, 2010, in Santa Clara, Calif.