EMC to Acquire Configuresoft
by CXOtoday Staff    May 28, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Information infrastructure solutions vendor -- EMC, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Configuresoft -- a provider of server configuration, change and compliance management software. EMC will gain access, post this...
AT&T Joins Symantec for Storage as a Service Offer
by CXOtoday Staff    May 18, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
AT&T has launched storage as a service offer for enterprise customers. The vendor will allow enterprise customers to use its network cloud to customize a data depot. Customers will be able to specify their storage criteria -- called...
Seagate Cuts 1,100 Jobs in Face of $2 Billion Debt
by CXOtoday Staff    May 15, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Storage solutions major - Seagate has announced that as part of its restructuring plan, it will cut around 1,100 jobs or about 2.5% of the company's global workforce. The company has a total debt of $2.4 billion as reported in January...
Latest Buzz on Sun, IBM Deal Talks
by Manu Sharma    Mar 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Whether it is mere speculation or a fact , the combination of two IT giants -- IBM and Sun Microsystems -- will surely alter the dynamics of the IT services market. Of recent times, everybody is racing to offer hardware-software services...
Jack Domme Succeeds Kosuge as HDS CEO
by CXOtoday Staff    Mar 05, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Hitachi Data Systems has announced that Jack Domme will replace Minoru Kosuge as the CEO of the company. Kosuge has been promoted to chairman of the company. The new executive appointments will be effective from April 1, 2009.Domme first joined...
Sun's 2009 Agenda for Cloud Computing
by Sonal Desai    Feb 06, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
It's not that Sun suddenly decided to enter the cloud. It had introduced Grid Computing Utility service with lots of fanfare, but had transitioned the services in October 2008. In fact, Dave Douglas (SVP, Cloud Computing) had acknowledged some...
ROA More Important than ROI: Hitachi VP and CTO
by Manu Sharma    Feb 04, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
The current economic turmoil has resulted in uncertainty in supply and demand, with cash flow impacting many sectors. So the need is for greater business agility to increase ROA.Hubert Yoshida, vice president and chief technology officer of...
Data Center Managers Grappling with Issues
by Tabrez Khan    Jan 30, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Data center professionals today are grappling with a number of problems including underutilized storage and servers, complexity, lack of properly trained staff and the difficulty in meeting set SLAs. With the increasing reliance of...
NetApp, TCS Launch CoE Lab, GORP
by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
NetApp and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a global IT services, business solutions, and outsourcing firm, launched a joint new Center of Excellence (CoE) lab, and a global onsite residency programme (GORP) at the TCS Siruseri Chennai delivery...