- June 01, 2011
HP’s new IT Executive Scorecard dashboard is targeted at CIOs and their C-level peers in an attempt to revive the company’s IT performance management portfolio.
- March 15, 2011
If you could start over, would you manage your data center with software from the Big Four? In the era of cloud and virtualization, many IT pros say no way.
- January 24, 2011
System administrators can now manage Dell PowerEdge servers directly from their VMware vCenter console; and other data center news.
- June 30, 2010
KVM over IP, a remote management tool, has enabled a healthcare business with several far-flung locations to get a handle on data center management.
- April 13, 2010
Systems management vendors Splunk, Cfengine and Nimsoft recently rolled out new tools for data center administrators.
- March 18, 2010
Application performance management (APM) tools have brought business managers into the realm of IT management, collaborating with IT counterparts to perform better.
- March 10, 2010
CA has bought the streamlined systems management software vendor Nimsoft for $350 million.
- February 26, 2010
Smartphone apps for the iPhone and Blackberry enable IT pros to manage data center systems management tasks remotely.
- January 18, 2010
As cash-strapped data center managers turn to Software as a Service (SaaS) systems management to reduce IT costs, BMC has released its Remedy ITSM in a SaaS model.
- December 18, 2009
The National Hockey League's infrastructure must stream 40 games a week online in HD and make mountains of statistics accessible to fans.
- December 16, 2009
IT pros clamoring for a bundled data center automation package favor the acquisition; heavy users of Opalis support, not so much.
- November 04, 2009
Application performance monitoring tools would be fairly useless without the right people and management processes to go with them, according an IT manager at trucking company Con-way.
- October 08, 2009
AFCOM's Data Center World attendees say said they can't find a good way to inventory and manage hardware or software change in their data centers.
- August 05, 2009
Microsoft systems management tools have come a long way in a short time. Should the Big Four be worried?
- July 29, 2009
In the economic downturn, data center managers have considered data center automation tools to try and do more with less. But what are the limitations of these tools?