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I suspect the announcement from HP has raised a few eyebrows across the globe. HP are exiting the consumer storage cloud business - and if you had data stored with them, then you need to copy it back before the cloud disappears at the end of the month. While you might not ...
Reid Hoffman is an entrepreneur's entrepreneur. He worked at Paypal, founded LinkedIn, and invested in dozens more. Last night, he appeared on Charlie Rose, where he talks about the rise of social networking in general, and LinkedIn's success in particular (it is adding one million...
Amazon to sell e-books for the iPod touch and iPhone. AMD names its new foundry. EU ends full-time monitoring of Microsoft. What changed? Sun CEO says he is now worried. IBM Open Source guru goes to Microsoft. Lenovo selling PCs to China. Shocker. Should HP buy Palm? [......
Image via Wikipedia Cloud hosting providers with any degree of scale should have an application load testing product offering.  In fact, I think it has the potential to be a killer app for cloud hosting companies. Load testing has traditionally been a painful process and inefficient...
Well, that didn't last long. HP's Upline, a backup service that offered unlimited storage for $59/year, is closing its doors. Since launching last April, Upline has faced issues with extended downtimes - a pretty major offense for a backup solution. But it's likely the ultimate re...
In an effort to help customers maximize the value of their existing storage investments, NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) today announced the industry’s... Read more at VMblog.com.
Cloud computing and virtualization promises to revolutionize the architectural principles of the data center. Shared resources enable efficiency, but ultimately the dynamism required to achieve such gains in efficiency will cause chaos in a variety of other functions throughout IT. The...
How do you plan for cyclical surges in user activity? Depending on your business area, this could be a critical area of planning. Take, for example, the retail sector. We just came out of the end-of-year holiday spending season where retail stores typically see more foot traffic and ...
Marc Andreessen appeared on Charlie Rose last night. He gave Rose a primer on everything from Facebook and cloud computing to the mobile Web. Andreessen, who sits on Facebook's board, says that Facebook could be generating $1 billion in revenues today if it wanted to, and thinks th...
The focus of cloud and virtualization discussions today revolve primarily around hypervisors, virtual machines, automation, network and application network infrastructure; on the dynamic infrastructure necessary to enable a truly dynamic data center. In all the hype we’ve lost sight ...
Not long ago I blogged about the difficulty of finding SDKs for some multi-touch platforms including the HP TouchSmart. It turns out there is an SDK of sorts for the HP TouchSmart: .NET 3.5 and WPF!That's right you can program TouchSmart multi-touch applications in WPF. There are littl...
I remember when Clinton (the Husband) was running for president against Bush (the Father) back in 1992. The slogan for the Clinton campaign was, "It's the Economy Stupid!". The point was that while Bush Sr. was doing well on foreign policy he was disconnected from the realities of the ...
LeftHand Networks , an HP company, today announced an entry-level storage area network (SAN) solution that improves performance and reduces storage... Read more at VMblog.com.
Building on its extensive client virtualization portfolio , HP today announced with Citrix a simplified solution that integrates affordable,... Read more at VMblog.com.
Nous connaissions l’UGC, User Generated Content, l’un des concepts fondateurs du Web 2.0.(Contenus Créés par les Utilisateurs).Blogs, Wikis, réseaux sociaux, Flickr, YouTube... tous les outils clefs du Web 2.0 sont enrichis par les utilisateurs, qui produisent l’essentiel des contenus....
Health Energy Potion is a tiny 1.69-ounce energy drink that resembles a health vial from a video game. And sure enough, the drink promises “to add +160 to gamers’ HP.” Video and review after the jump...
Searching for a job can suck if you constrain yourself to the typical tools such as online jobs boards, trade publications, CraigsList, and networking with only your close friends. In these kinds of times, you need to use all the...
Part of this year's ACM Multimedia conference, the Multimedia Grand Challenge 2009 aims to collect information on the specific problems and issues companies like Google, Yahoo, Nokia, HP, Radvision and CeWe see arise on the multimedia horizon for the next 2-5 years. Researchers from a...
Around the middle of November 2007 I bought a laptop directly from HP, the Pavilion DV9590ea model. At the time I thought I was getting quite a deal, especially since I used an online coupon to get a discount, paying around £1,100, for a laptop with a 2.2 Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo processor...
Apple is doing something right because every other company, including Microsoft and Sony, is laying folks off but Apple is paving the halls with gold. Didja hear? Apple made $10 billion last year and their simple product line is the key. Look at it. There really aren't that many produc...
Ask Sponsored Listings, a division of Ask.com (itself a subsidiary to IAC) has acquired Sendori, a startup that introduced interesting advertising exchange technology about two years ago that enabled advertisers to purchase direct navigation traffic generated by top tier domain names, ...
We're going to be seeing a lot more touchscreen computers. One of the features of Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system is that it supports a multitouch user-interface (much like on the iPhone or a Tablet PC). To further the adoption of such touchscreen technology, Microsoft led a...
It's been another harsh day in the CES trenches, and as usual the CrunchGear team has put out a veritable cornucopia of content. Today was particularly notable for interviews: we got Mark Cuban and Bud Mayo, Dr. Dre, and Les Stroud of Survivorman in front of the camera to talk about ...
MacWorld begins, CES awaits. Hacker messes up MacWorld keynote. Copy protection removed from iTunes? Twitter hacker found out. PS3 sales up in North America. Motorola to offer phone made from recycled plastic bottles. BestBuy selling refurbished phone. HP new Netbook runs...
Starting in 2009 popular, autonomic configuration management tool, Cfengine will be commercially supported by a company formed by Cfengine author, Mark Burgess. Cfengine has a laundry list of brand names that are using their software –AT&T, Bloomberg, IBM, Nokia, and many more. I s...
Dana Gardner recently posted on Enterprises can leverage cloud models and manage transition risks using service governance, says HP. Dana had a conversation on the role of cloud computing, services oriented architecture (SOA) and governance in exploring cloud opportunities with Rebecca...
Dana Gardner recently posted on Enterprises can leverage cloud models and manage transition risks using service governance, says HP. Dana had a conversation on the role of cloud computing, services oriented architecture (SOA) and governance in exploring cloud opportunities with Rebecca...
Presentations from the NCOIC Cloud Computing sessions held earlier this month have been posted on-line in the Federal Cloud Computing wiki. The event featured speakers from IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, HP,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content,...
Online holiday sales deflated 3 percent this year. ComScore estimates that holiday sales in the U.S. totaled $25.5 billion between November 1 and December 23, the last day orders could be delivered in time for Christmas. The comparable total in 2007 was $26.3 billion. Sales were...
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Microsoft designs a pay-as-you-go patent. Sony PS3 not catching up? HP gets PC and MAC server. So? Extra second added to the year. Windows 7 to come out early, now leaked. Nothing special they say. Will websites have to be rated. Photo frames have malware. Merry Christmas. ...
Dell knows it needs a strong management component to round out its enterprise virtualization story. And to achieve that, the company is now working with Egenera. HP is also making new virtualization news, stating that it will offer something the company calls Virtual Client Essentials ...
Santa being tracked by Norad. Notebook sales outpacing dektops. Finally. HP geared up to sell 18 million laptops in 2009. Windows 7 to be out in 2009. The Digital Cliff coming your way. Steve Jobs spirit suddenly quot;insitutionalizedquot; within Apple. Todays list. quot;4 things Micro...
The Street reported earlier this week that Hewlett Packard's EDS division has won a $111 million contract with the Department of Defense (DoD) that could eventually support the U.S. military's... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and mo...
What are your employees computers being infected with because of Internet browsing on office machines? HP intends to help with a virtualized version of Mozilla Firefox thanks, to Symantec SVS. READ MORE
Lefthand Networks - John Spiers John Spiers co-founder of Lefthand Networks (LHN) elaborated about Virtual SAN's in the Virtual Data Center. He started to mention the acquisition of Lefthand Networks by HP and showing a HP branded presentation. LHN was founded in 1999 and it was then t...
A couple of months ago Veeam acquired nworks. Nworks is known for its agentless connectors for managing an VMware ESX (also ESXi !!) environment in SCOM and HP Operations Manager (Openview). Veeam just released version 4.0 of the management connectors. Nworks is one of the few connec...
As a first step in the companies' expanded relationship, VMware would work with HP to integrate HP BTO software with VMware vCenter Lab Manager, which provides self-service access to a library of pre-configured virtualized application environments, allowing teams of users to check out...
HP today announced the expansion of its virtualized browsing solution across select business desktop products and its plans to introduce Linux as an operating system choice for business desktop customers. The offerings are designed to help small businesses enhance their productivity ...
I just listened to Seth’s Godin new book, Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us. Seth is an inspiring author/marketer and I find him to be one of the easiest-to-understand individuals about complex business topics today. His grasp and explanation of the complex problems facing organizations h...