- December 16, 2008
HP has announced updates to its Universal Configuration Management Database and greater integration with additional HP offerings. UCMDB is designed to provide a 360-degree view of IT operations and track data center change.
- September 10, 2008
Deployment of configuration management databases has increased since 2007, with data center managers seeing immediate ROI from these tools, according to the Data Center Decisions 2008 Purchasing Intentions Survey. But overall, systems management ...
- August 15, 2008
More personal service prompted Diversified Media Group to choose the small network monitoring software provider Nimsoft over offerings from one of the "big four": IBM, HP, CA and BMC.
- June 11, 2008
CA has rounded out its business service management portfolio with tools for software compliance, IT security compliance and IT process automation.
- May 12, 2008
In the course of a major Windows and Cisco infrastructure upgrade, apparel company Union Bay added monitoring capabilities to improve IT operations.
- April 30, 2008
With the z10, IBM's mainframe can serve as the hub of the new multimedia data center. A new enterprise architecture concept using the mainframe as the hub of the hub is on the horizon. Indeed, IBM has already recommended six areas where the ...
- April 16, 2008
Cittio's Watchtower 3.1 brings command center-style network and systems monitoring to large enterprises with features like root-cause analysis and autodiscovery.
- April 09, 2008
To deliver reliable online banking service, a credit union tracks end users' experience with Symphoniq's performance-monitoring tool.
- April 03, 2008
Thanks to Integrien's analytical software that can predict data center infrastructure problems, BT Infonet's IT operations team can troubleshoot concerns proactively.
- March 26, 2008
In systems management, which strategy trumps the other: best-of-breed tools or choosing tools from a single vendor?
- March 18, 2008
In acquiring BladeLogic, BMC Software aims to round out its business service management portfolio with server and application provisioning tools.
- March 11, 2008
The hardware and software in data centers generate a lot of information in the form of log files. An open source tool helps to index and search it.
- March 05, 2008
Change management software can help data centers satisfy PCI compliance efforts -- but change processes need to be in place first.
- February 19, 2008
Unisys Corp.'s new services, software and hardware focus on server infrastructure that can adapt to quickly changing business needs.
- January 29, 2008
Using RFID tags to track data center assets used to mean scanning them one by one, but new active tags broadcast themselves with nearly 100% accuracy.