Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Key Cisco defections in data center, OpenStack

Ex-Cisco employee pleads guilty to second-degree murder in 'Google Maps case' | EMC reportedly held merger talks with Hewlett-Packard

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Key Cisco defections in data center, OpenStack
Company loses two high-profile people to VMware, HP Read More


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Five Levers to Lower Mainframe MLC Costs
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Ex-Cisco employee pleads guilty to second-degree murder in 'Google Maps case'
Ex-Cisco engineer Brad Cooper, whose first-degree murder conviction for the 2008 strangulation slaying of his wife Nancy was overturned last year based on disputed Google Maps-related evidence, today pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Read More

EMC reportedly held merger talks with Hewlett-Packard
HP CEO Meg Whitman would have led a combined company, according to the Wall Street Journal Read More

WHITE PAPER: Citrix Systems

Gartner Magic Quadrant for ADCs
Citrix is positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Application Delivery Controllers for the seventh consecutive year: the Gartner Magic Quadrant Report focuses on vendor's ability to solve complex application deployment challenges. Don't miss this chance to learn from Gartner's independent research. Learn More

Ericsson acquires majority stake in Apcera for cloud policy compliance
Cloud software veterans created Apcera's Continuum platform with built-in policy and auditing controls Read More

Brocade unveils OpenDaylight SDN controller
Based on open source code from the OpenDaylight multivendor and community SDN consortium. Read More

WHITE PAPER: CA Technologies

Taming the Big Data Beast
As IT publications and business magazines constantly remind us these days, we live in an era of big data. Considering just how big today's burgeoning repositories of insight-laden analytical data are, it's only natural to assume that governing them poses a whole new kind of challenge. Learn more!

New products of the week 09.22.2014
Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Watchguard and Airwatch Read More

IEEE standards group wants to bring order to IoT
The IEEE P2413 would span Internet of Things technologies for all industries Read More

Amazon to use a neighbor's data center to heat its new Seattle high-rise
If waste heat could be considered the lemon of data center output then Amazon and a Seattle partner have come up with a way to make lemonade.From a report on TechFlash. In what's believed to be the first of its kind system, Amazon.com will use the waste heat from a data center to provide much of the heat in its high-rise campus under construction in downtown Seattle.Once it's implemented, Amazon will save three-quarters of the electricity it would have bought for heat otherwise, according to McKinstry, a Seattle construction and energy services company. In addition, the operator of the data center, Clise Properties, will save some money on electricity and a lot of water. Earlier this year, Clise and McKinstry formed a company called Eco District to design and build the system.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


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