• October 24, 2005 24 Oct'05

    BMC to launch predictive virtualization management tool

    BMC Software will roll out a suite of predictive virtualization management tools, aiming to help companies estimate and plan for future virtual machine use.

  • September 27, 2005 27 Sep'05

    IBM details new version of hardware monitoring tool

    Director 5.1, IBM's latest toolkit to monitor the care and feeding of hardware, will be available next month. Big Blue promises new features to draw more users to try the software.

  • August 18, 2005 18 Aug'05

    Sun shines on identity management

    Recent announcements from Sun have created a buzz around the identity management market with open source applications and new customers.

  • July 14, 2005 14 Jul'05

    How much is your agent getting?

    A crop of management software companies are moving from agent-based systems monitoring to agentless programs. Despite the shift, agentless systems are not a standalone solution to data center management woes.

  • June 30, 2005 30 Jun'05

    Adoption of standards accelerates autonomics

    Hailing standards and customer wins as a milestone, IBM says self-healing computing is now ready for prime time.

  • June 21, 2005 21 Jun'05

    Managers missing point of intelligent patching

    Often seen as an unwanted necessity for compliance regulation, many data centers in the U.S. are now viewing intelligent patching as a viable solution for network management.

  • April 26, 2005 26 Apr'05

    IBM releases new autonomic computing tools

    Big Blue unveils a pair of self-managing IT tools in its continued effort to push autonomic computing as mainstream in the data center.

  • March 08, 2005 08 Mar'05

    IBM: Awareness of autonomic computing on the rise

    Many IT professionals see autonomic computing as a hardcore technology too confusing for them to grasp. But IBM says awareness and infiltration of self-managing computing are on the rise.