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Thursday, April 21, 2011


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Where Does Oracle's Itanium Dump Leave You?

Companies running Oracle software on HP's big servers will have to make choices. Here are the well-known migrations paths, a few unheralded options, and possible unintended consequences.


Itanium Dump Could Cost Oracle Billions

Oracle's Itanium Dump Could Spark M&A Frenzy


Facebook Tools For Building Brands

HyperArts' Tim Ware is teaching businesses how to use reveal tabs, iFrames, and other development tools to lure fans and market companies.

Microsoft Collaboration Suite Gets Key FISMA Certification

Business Productivity Online Suite-Federal gets USDA security clearance, paving the way for the agency to move 120,000 employees to the cloud email service.

Tilera Readies 100-Core Processors For Cloud Data Centers

The startup's GX chips are designed to replace multiple processors, lowering system costs and energy consumption in large data centers.

AT&T, Verizon Report Strong iPhone Sales

Apple's smartphone bolstered sales at AT&T and Verizon Wireless, which both showed strong financial performance in their recent quarterly earnings.

CHIME Seeks Refinements In Stage 1 MU Compliance

Unreasonable expectations from ONC on Meaningful Use guidelines may discourage widespread adoption of EHRs.

Creating Functional Teams In A Cloudy, Virtualized World

CIOs need to help their staff understand that they're no longer infrastructure managers. They're service managers. We'll explore that topic at the InformationWeek Analytics Live track at Interop.

ARM Cortex-A15 Mobile Devices To Ship In 2012

Tablets and smartphones with the next generation ARM processors, which run at speeds up to 2.5GHz, are expected to begin shipping late next year.

YouTube Uploads Get WebM Treatment

To help wean the Web from H.264 video, YouTube has begun converting new uploads into the competing WebM format.

Seesmic Adds InboxQ's Twitter Question Finder

Also available for Firefox and Chrome, the InboxQ plug-in seeks out unanswered Twitter questions as potential sales leads.

NSA CIO Pursues Intelligence-Sharing Architecture

In an exclusive interview, Lonny Anderson discusses plans for a shared development environment for U.S. intelligence agencies, cloud computing, and tech modernization.

Military Software Developers Get Enhanced Social Network

Social media extension are added to the software collaboration tools to boost collaboration outside project boundaries.

Readers Urge Patience For RIM BlackBerry PlayBook

Despite some harsh criticism for the new tablet, most notably its controversial e-mail scheme, many readers are willing to be patient while Research In Motion irons out the wrinkles.

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Let The I/O Roll: 8 Steps To Maximize Performance

Networks are the lifeblood of any data center, but effective updates aren't just about pushing more bits around. IT must also form a symbiotic ecosystem with virtual servers and shared storage -- the three legs of the virtualized, cloud-like Data Center 2.0 infrastructure. In this report, we'll also explore the latest tactics for maximizing I/O and taming cable and port sprawl.

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How To Choose The Best Cloud Services

We provide guidelines for evaluating SaaS and the public cloud, including total cost of ownership, to help you choose the best cloud services for your company.

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Application Scanning - Find & Fix

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Best Of Interop 2011 Finalists

The Best of Interop Awards recognize exhibitors that have made significant technological advancements in specific category areas. The winners in each category represent the products that the judges believe have the most significant technical impact on their segment, and are helping to move business technology forward. This year, more than 100 candidates are under consideration for Best of Interop and here we present the 2011 finalists in each category.   View Now


RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Teardown

Top 10 Mobile Apps For Business Collaboration


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Sprint and HTC Go EVO 3D and EVO View Tablet

Sprint announced its 21st and 22nd 4G devices: the HTC EVO 3D, a 4.3-inch, stereoscopic display phone with dual core 1.2 GHz processors; and the HTC EVO View, a 7-inch tablet with a 1.5 GHz processor. Both offer hot spots that support 8 devices.   Watch


Samsung Announces Two Super Thin Galaxy Tablets

03.22.11 Is OTC Derivatives Reform In Jeopardy?




The Business Case for Standards-based Security

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