Today's Web-base applications need to be both interactive and work in real time. The hypertext transfer protocol was designed as a "call and response" tool to transfer static data. Kaazing thinks that it has a better way.
Virtualization reaches from hand-held devices to the data center to the clouds. Virtually Speaking examines the forces behind this expansion, the suppliers of the technology and the organizations using the technology.
Daniel Kusnetzky, a reformed software engineer and product manager, founded Kusnetzky Group LLC in 2006. He's literally written the book on virtualization and often comments on cloud computing, mobility and systems software. In his spare time, he's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.
Kenneth 'Ken' Hess is a full-time Windows and Linux system administrator with 20 years of experience with Mac, Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems in large multi-data center environments.
DH2i's DxConsole uses server-side application virtualization to provide SQL Server with more availability, disaster resistance, and unified management control. Is this a better approach than placing the database in a virtual machine?
Benchmarks can either be useful tools for IT decision makers or, unfortunately, just another way for suppliers to offer misinformation to cloud an already complex product selection.
Adaptive Computing aims to apply its experience in managing HPC workflows -- using its Moab HPC Suite -- and help companies manage big data workloads.
Transforming data elements into common forms for analysis can be a time consuming process but Trifacta says that making that process simpler.
One of the beautiful things about management tools that are built upon analytics of a company's analytical data is that they can be used to ferret out what's likely to be the root cause of observed behavior.
Sometimes the most mundane things can make a huge difference in the way staff works with the company's IT department.
There are a number of ways companies are beginning to deploy Storage as a Service in the hopes of reducing their costs while still maintaining high levels of both reliability and availability. Many competitors are active in this space. Executives of CTERA stopped by to give me an update.
Softlayer CEO Lance Crosby presented a clear, persuasive view of the company, its products and his vision for the future.
Even if a product is technically superior, it is hard to get IT decision makers thinking about the right things.