- March 19, 2009
Small systems management companies aim their point products at practitioners rather than senior IT managers to encourage enterprises with large management frameworks to switch.
- February 26, 2009
As more companies' revenue streams move online through Web-facing services, IT managers have turned to smaller management providers for mission-critical, LAMP-stack Web environments.
- January 15, 2009
Hewlett-Packard has enhanced its Insight Dynamics -- VSE software with software tools that simplify virtual machine and physical server management, add efficiency, and reduce IT costs.
- January 05, 2009
With virtualization, one firm now dynamically provisions servers in its virtual test lab. Next up is the 'holy grail': automated server provisioning in production environments.
- 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.