FCoE soll den Datenverkehr in einem FC-SAN über das lokale produktive Netz via Ethernet übertragen. Ziel ist es, die I/O-Aufgaben über Ethernet zu konsolidieren und dadurch die Komplexität im Datenzentrum zu reduzieren. So lautet eine Definition, die kurz und knapp daher kommt, aber eine Menge Erklärungsbedarf nach sich zieht. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. "Companies that outperform their rivals are the ones which find the circumstances they want, and if they don't, strive to create them." Sitting in his sixth floor office, Ravishankar Subramanian, director IT and corporate services of the Rs 1,159-crore (US$234 million) ING Vysya Life Insurance, recalled the words of his superior at a previous organization. It made a lot more sense now.
Premium-Inhalt. Game on, dude. In what it hopes will be a game-changing move, the Obama campaign is taking out ads in, of all places, video games. The , hoping to reach 18- to 34-year-old males who'd rather twiddle their joysticks than pull a voting machine lever. It's a smart idea, though I think inserting Obama into Grand Theft Auto and having him bust a cap in McCain's a** was overdoing it a bit. [Note to the ironically impaired: I'm just kidding.]
Premium-Inhalt. There are a few highly publicized vulnerabilities at the moment which haven't completely been disclosed and which, it is claimed, could . Only, when the vulnerabilities are finally disclosed, it seems that the whole incident has been somewhat Chicken Little.
Premium-Inhalt. -- Sun Microsystems Inc. Monday planned to introduce a four-socket midrange server based on its UltraSparc T2 Plus processor. The Sparc Enterprise T5440 supports up to 32 processor cores and is priced from US$44,995.
Premium-Inhalt. A BioShock 2 treat awaits those gamers who complete the PS3 version of BioShock.
Premium-Inhalt. The Xbox 360 Red Ring of Death, hereby known as the RROD, has reared its ugly red head again Thursday, this time in the form of a by disgruntled consumers in California.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's , and the upgrades they feature are more than modest. The new Apple laptops sport slimmer designs, brighter and more power-efficient LED-backlit screens, new graphics systems, buttonless trackpads, and more. The updates have led some people to wonder whether now is the time to switch from a PC to a Mac.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft Thursday announced that Portal: Still Alive would be available for download on Xbox 360 starting next Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. Ubisoft beat its chest Thursday to announce that Far Cry 2 is the first third-party game to be featured in the upcoming closed beta of Home.
Premium-Inhalt. The NPD has released the official U.S video game sales for the month of September with few surprises.
Premium-Inhalt. Bottoming out at an abysmal 28 average on , the motion picture adaptation of Max Payne is already shooting blanks before opening day. Friday's release of the action flick based on Remedy and 2K Games well-received series is more than just another example of bad video game movie making--it's simply bad storytelling.
Premium-Inhalt. Is the World War 2 genre ready for retirement? Probably not, if comments from Treyarch Studios are any indication.
Premium-Inhalt. PS3 and Wii owners who have jealously watched their Xbox 360 cousins rock away on Rock Band 2 can rest easy now that we finally have release dates for those consoles too.
Premium-Inhalt. The gaming world is a buzz Friday morning with news from , stating that Sony has begun a worldwide recall of LittleBigPlanet (set to release next Tuesday) for containing at least two references to holy Islamic text.
Premium-Inhalt. A week after its private release, Activision has updated the beta of World at War to include new weapons, challenges, and perks.
Premium-Inhalt. NASA scientists trying to get the Hubble Space Telescope up and running hit another roadblock on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Foundry Networks has announced Microsoft's selection of Foundry Networks' NetIron MLX Series 10 gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) IPv4/IPv6 MPLS routers for its Enterprise Engineering Center (EEC), a state-of-the-art proving ground for the world's most complex computing environments based in Redmond, Wash. The Microsoft EEC can replicate virtually any production environment for customers to gain a clear view of how Microsoft's pre-release products will perform in their home environments prior to installation.
Premium-Inhalt. Xerox has announced a significant landmark in the digital printing industry as it installed its "first" Xerox 700 Digital Color Press at Ankita Communications, New Delhi, that specializes in pre-press solutions.
Premium-Inhalt. Lenovo has unmasked a new range of products that have come equipped with futuristic technologies. The new range of merchandise comprises the Lenovo U330, Lenovo Y430, Lenovo Y330, Lenovo S9, Lenovo S10, Lenovo G230, Lenovo G430 and the Lenovo H series Desktop. Gesture recognition and Lenovo ReadyComm are the new-fangled features that the products are packed with. Besides, these products also include other features such as One-key Rescue and Veriface.
Premium-Inhalt. McAfee is accelerating its focus on the consumer segment along with its footprint in enterprise and mid-size companies across India. A dedicated security technology company, McAfee launched its much-awaited 'McAfee 2009' security suites including McAfee Total Protection, McAfee Internet Security and McAfee VirusScan Plus.
Premium-Inhalt. Epson has unveiled two ultra portable multimedia projectors that are well suited for active, busy users who travel frequently or require mobile presentations. Weighing just 1.8 kilograms, the Epson EB-1725 (XGA) and 1735W (WXGA) projectors are able to achieve up to 2000:1 contrast ratio. Both projectors, which feature 3,000 ANSI lumens of brightness, offer users the options of delivering either standard or widescreen presentations.
Premium-Inhalt. SecurEnvoy has announced the launch of SecurMail, the only solution which enables accessing encrypted emails using two factor authentication. SecurMail uses a patented approach that doesn't suffer from the complexity of traditional digital certificate-based solutions, and doesn't get blocked by email virus checkers that can't decrypt messages.
Premium-Inhalt. With the launch of the newest version of its 3D CAD software, Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks is all set to grow rapidly in the Indian market. SolidWorks 2009 Premium is claimed to have 65 percent increased speed over SolidWorks 2008, allowing users to complete their design tasks faster.
Premium-Inhalt. Desktop virtualization player, NComputing is keen to increase its India customer base. As a part of this plan, the company has recently bagged an order from the Andhra Pradesh State Government. The project involved a 'low-cost' computer education program for about 18 lakh school children across 5000 schools in the state. Executed at a cost of about Rs 4500 (US$91) per seat, NComputing completed its largest India project to date, with the assistance of its education collaborators such as NIIT, Educomp and IEG, to name a few. Also in the pipeline are more projects with other state governments, the details of which the company is not ready to disclose at the moment.
Premium-Inhalt. LG Electronics announced the LG KC550 and the entry of the dazzling LG Secret (KF750) into the Indian market after a success in other markets. After the success of LG Viewty, the professional level 5 megapixel camera phone, the company continues with its promise to offer handset with an astounding blend of technology and features.
Premium-Inhalt. ZOTAC International, a manufacturer of NVIDIA based motherboards and graphics cards, launched a new motherboard that uses the Nvidia GeForce 9300 video chip for onboard graphics. The aptly named ZOTAC GeForce 9300 platform has NVIDIA CUDA, Hybrid SLI, PhysX and PureVideo HD technologies. The NVIDIA GeForce 9300 iGPU (Integrated Graphics Processing Unit) features Nvidia's Unified Architecture with 16 stream processors for high-performance in Microsoft DirectX 10, OpenGL 2.1 and CUDA-based 3D games and software applications.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft Hardware Thursday unveiled nine stylish input devices at the Fashion Bar & Lounge through a fashion show. These include Arc Mouse, Explorer Mini Mouse, LifeCam Show, LifeCam VX-5500, SideWinder X6, Keyboard, SideWinder X5 Mouse, Wireless Mobile Mouse 3000, Wireless Laser Desktop 6000 and the Wireless Media Desktop 1000.
Premium-Inhalt. Lenovo Friday introduced a complete range of futuristic consumer PCs - seven new notebook PCs with five choices of screen size and a diverse palette of color, style and design. The range is loaded with futuristic features including expanded facial recognition for simple and convenient log-in, Gesture recognition for ease of use, One-Key Rescue System to recover data with just one touch and High-definition entertainment features.
Premium-Inhalt. E-sutra Chronicles Friday announced www.bposutra.com, the Career help, Mentoring, Professional networking and Lifestyle platform for the BPO People is now available in Beta. BPO Sutra offers unique and user-aware features to three key constituencies of BPO people: those wanting to join a BPO, those working in a BPO and those associated with the industry including family members of BPO employees and eco system participants. BPO Sutra has been in Alpha since February 2008.
Premium-Inhalt. Symantec Friday launched the India findings of its Disaster Recovery (DR) survey, a global research initiative which surveyed 1,000 executives worldwide. The results revealed key influencers driving Indian enterprises to re-evaluate their DR strategy and highlighted the impact that unforeseen events have on businesses in the absence of an effective DR plan.
Premium-Inhalt. Ferrari hopes its bid for Formula 1 glory and performance car success will get an extra boost from using Microsoft's newest high-performance computing technology, Windows HPC Server 2008, in its automotive engineering, design and development process.