Mit einer komplett neuen "cloud ready" IT-Infrastruktur schaffte der Traditionsverlag Langenscheidt den Sprung in die Private Cloud. Damit konnten die laufenden IT-Service-Kosten um 30 Prozent gesenkt werden. Die Anbieter NetApp und CANCOM treten mit dem Projekt im Wettbewerb Best in Cloud Award der COMPUTERWOCHE an - in der Kategorie Software as a Service, Private Cloud. …mehr
VMware hat die vCloud Suite überarbeitet und kündigt die neue Version 5.1 an. Diese enthält als Software-Defined Datacenter aktualisierte VMware-Tools wie vSphere 5.1, vCenter SRM 5.1, vCloud Director 5.1 und vCloud Networking und Security 5.1. Zusätzlich hat VMware sein Lizenzmodell vereinfacht. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Messages sent in ministers' private texts and emails could be made public under the Freedom of Information (FOI) act, according to new guidance that is soon to be released by the Cabinet Office.
Premium-Inhalt. The NHS is in desperate need of IT directors with a commercial background due to the ongoing reform being carried out by the coalition government, according to recruiters in the sector.
Premium-Inhalt. Hewlett-Packard on Monday announced the new ElitePad 900 tablet, which has Windows 8, and which the company says can be easily disassembled to replace components in order to save hardware and support costs.
Premium-Inhalt. Adobe announced on Monday a new version of its Acrobat desktop application for creating and editing PDF documents that now features integration with other Adobe cloud services and with Microsoft PowerPoint.
Premium-Inhalt. The next version of Oracle's database will feature support for multitenancy as a critical feature, providing superior security, control and efficiency for software services delivered from the cloud, CEO Larry Ellison said Sunday during the OpenWorld conference in San Francisco.
Premium-Inhalt. While NoSQL may be getting all the buzz, in many cases an old fashioned relational database, such as MySQL, may work just as well if not better. That was the message from a number of MySQL users who presented their stories at Oracle's first MySQL Connect conference, held Saturday and Sunday in San Francisco.
Premium-Inhalt. As expected, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison on Sunday unveiled a souped-up version of its Exadata database machine that will allow customers to run all of their databases in-memory, providing what Ellison termed blazing performance.
Premium-Inhalt. Oracle is planning to roll out a new IaaS (infrastructure as a service) offering that will compete directly with Amazon Web Services, along with a service called Oracle Public Cloud that runs inside customers' facilities, CEO Larry Ellison announced Sunday during a keynote address at the OpenWorld conference in San Francisco.
Premium-Inhalt. A foundation has been established to create a more solid footing for Bitcoin, the virtual currency admired for its technical genius but dogged by doubts over its long-term viability.
Premium-Inhalt. The Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) business process outsourcing (BPO) market could be worth US$9.5 billion in 2016, up from US$5.9 billion in 2011, according to a Gartner report.
Premium-Inhalt. Is your employer (a.k.a. Big Brother) tracking your every move through your "Bring Your Own Device" smartphone? Mobile technology makes it possible, and four out of five people believe this to be an invasion of privacy, according to a recent Fiberlink-commissioned Harris survey.
Premium-Inhalt. Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt will meet with Samsung's mobile executives -- and likely discuss the latest patent clash with Apple -- while in South Korea for the launch of the Nexus 7 Android tablet.
Premium-Inhalt. Cyberattackers who disrupted the websites of U.S. banks over the last two weeks used a highly sophisticated toolkit -- a finding that points to a well-funded operation, one security vendor said on Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. The HP ElitePad 900 tablet, , comes with a screen resolution below what's required to run Snap, a unique feature that allows two apps to be viewed simultaneously.
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Premium-Inhalt. Instagram has seen a huge spike in popularity among mobile device users over the past six months, pushing it past Twitter for the first time.
Premium-Inhalt. The Xperia TL for AT&T will feature a 4.55-in HD display. AT&T will soon launch Sony's Xperia TL smartphone, which features Near Field Communication (NFC) as well as LTE wireless. Pricing was not announced.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple will introduce a smaller iPad in two weeks, and if it holds to past practice, will start selling the new tablet in early November, according to a report today.
Premium-Inhalt. "Bring your own device" may be touted as a winning policy for workers and employers, but a recent survey finds many employees worry that it's an excuse to invade their privacy.
Premium-Inhalt. , a venture-funded startup based in San Francisco, announced Monday its ProVision Suite, a cloud-based service designed to help network operators manage dual-stack networks supporting both IPv4 and protocols.
Premium-Inhalt. HP's upcoming seems like a solid option for Windows 8 business users, until you read the fine print.
Premium-Inhalt. Your PC is locked down with a strong, complex password when not in use, and your mobile devices are . You have a cross-device security tool in place on your PCs and mobile devices to block unwanted traffic, prevent compromise from malware attacks, and protect your sensitive data. Even with the best of the best , though, theres still an Achilles heel that trumps it allyou.
Premium-Inhalt. Oracle on Monday gave attendees of the OpenWorld conference in San Francisco a deeper look at its new 12c database and Exadata X3 machine, which were Sunday by CEO Larry Ellison.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Congress needs to pass cybersecurity legislation creating voluntary standards for businesses operating critical infrastructure before the country is the victim of a major cyberattack, one lawmaker said.
Premium-Inhalt. Worldwide ultrabook shipments are falling short -- way short-- of expectations, according to a report released Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. Verizon's Enterprise Solutions group today unveiled a cloud services portfolio for the healthcare industry that it said can meet federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements for safeguarding electronic health information.