- April 02, 2007
Data center documentation -- writing down step-by-step procedures for everything in your facility can help you run operations more efficiently with less downtime.
- March 27, 2007
Mentor Graphics plans to undergo a server consolidation project with the help of software vendor Cirba so that it can save on space, and reduce power and cooling costs.
- March 19, 2007
The Transaction Processing Performance Council has a new transaction performance benchmark that it says is more real-world.
- February 01, 2007
Daylight-saving time starts two weeks early this year. To prepare, data centers managers must patch their systems – or risk facing "multiple little aggravations."
- January 19, 2007
Software delivery firm Intraware uses Splunk, a log management tool, to search log files and generate reports for SAS 70 auditors, saving time on SOX compliance.
- January 16, 2007
HP has upgraded Insight Control, its server management software, to include a power management tool, and to alert data center managers when hardware warranties are about to expire.
- December 13, 2006
Looking for a round-up of the latest data center product trends? Here is a list of the top technologies announced at Gartner's recent year-end data center conference.
- November 29, 2006
CA updates Unicenter ASM to manage physical and virtual machines from multiple vendors; Syska Hennessy forms committee to help it build more efficient facilities; HP announces tech grants; and IBM settles lawsuit with employees regarding overtime ...
- August 30, 2006
HP plans to reign in apps and hardware configurations for its in-house data center consolidation project. Execs offer more specifics and strategies on the company's move from 85 facilities down to six.
- August 17, 2006
RSS has gotten popular on the Web for its ability to filter information on the Internet. Now there is talk that RSS could be used in the data center as part of systems management software.
- June 21, 2006
Hewlett-Packard released three programs from its OpenView systems management software line that it says will better help companies run their IT departments as a business.
- June 13, 2006
Significant gaps remain in virtualization management tools needed to optimize those solutions, industry analysts and enterprise users say. But help may be on the way.
- June 09, 2006
Server Specs: Microsoft to release software package that runs high-performance computing (HPC) applications in parallel
- June 05, 2006
Integrity 4.0 from mValent includes an improved graphical user interface for IT directors to manage application configurations and changes.
- May 31, 2006
Autodiscovery is the easiest way to populate the topology of a CMDB in large organizations. It's just a matter of figuring out where to begin.