- 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.
- May 16, 2006
CA's Wily Technology division released a version of its Introscope 7 Web app management software.
- May 16, 2006
BMC Software releases CMDB update; CA, Sun continue executive shuffle.
- May 11, 2006
Six small systems management vendors banded together this week to encourage open source system management projects. The group plans to announce a dozen more members in the next few weeks.
- May 01, 2006
Splunk and Computer Associates have combined their respective IT troubleshooting software. To analysts, it's a match that makes sense and reflects a need for simplicity in increasingly complex data centers.
- April 19, 2006
The acquisition of Cybermation Inc. by IT giant CA Inc. gives CA customers a path to a process automation; job scheduling. For CA, it means one fewer competitor.
- April 11, 2006
Vendors promise CMDB interoperability; Gartner lists its 2006 cool vendors; NEC servers to ship with Active Upgrade
- April 05, 2006
Chances are good that your company is already using some form of a -- but you might not know it. A CMDB is a database that contains information about all components in a data center and the relationships between those components.