Real Time Performance Monitoring and Management
- 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.
- February 28, 2006
Despite rising demand for batch processing, UPS kept staffing costs down, thanks to job scheduling software from Cybermation.
- February 23, 2006
According to IDC's latest report, server revenues are down while shipments are up. But IT shops are picking up the cost of managing more machines.
- January 03, 2006
Application resource mapping -- software that displays relationships between software, hardware and middleware for complex IT services -- is becoming more important for companies with large IT operations.
- December 15, 2005
Big Blue rolled out new features around self-healing computing for the Tivoli systems management suite. The programs are focused on monitoring problems and interdependencies between complex applications.
- November 22, 2005
Big Blue beefed up its systems management portfolio this week by acquiring Collation, an application mapping software company.
- October 24, 2005
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
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.
- July 14, 2005
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.