Server Management Monitoring Tools and Services
- May 11, 2007
Red Hat execs call the new Red Hat Exchange (RHX) Web portal, which now includes third-party Linux apps from 14 ISVs, an opportunity to help integrators handle open-source support.
- March 26, 2007
Quad-core pushes, virtualization advances and licensing turmoils are just a few of the trends to consider in today's competitive server processor landscape. Blade Servers and Virtualization author Barb Goldworm presents channel considerations...
- February 22, 2007
Don't give outdated power and cooling information to your clients. Contributor Barb Goldworm takes a look at some of the most current power and cooling server room trends.
- February 05, 2007
VMware's new downloadable software bundle includes a management console and support plan targeted at SMBs, but even with its lower price VARs doubt they can make it pay.
- February 01, 2007
Microsoft may be tooting its own horn about Vista, but SMBs are hearing the blare as babble. Only 7% of small businesses are interested in upgrading by the end of the year.
- January 26, 2007
The Oracle Management Pack for Linux lets administrators monitor and manage servers running the company's Linux distribution.
- January 11, 2007
Red Hat, Novell and now Oracle are struggling to be the big dog in enterprise Linux, but it makes little differnce to the channel who comes out on top.
- January 08, 2007
Financial analyst report predicts HP and Sun will do well for VARs during what looks like a positive customer-spending trend Q1 and throughout 2007.
- January 02, 2007
A survey of large companies shows that many are looking at Red Hat's support costs as they decide whether to stay with it or switch to another Linux distribution.
- November 21, 2006
Report guides customers through cost analysis of open source vs. commercial software, but customers often focus on license fees, ignore flexibility of resulting applications.
- November 06, 2006
These open source software FAQs may come in handy when helping customers select and integrate open source technologies. We present the top 10 questions about open source software posed by members of our sister site October 25, 2006 25 Oct'06
Almost 40% beat plan; many comfortably ahead even before traditionally strong Q4.
- October 20, 2006
By outourcing the parts of an IT operation that are inconvenient, Freddie Mac and other companies offer MSPs another potential source of business.
- October 19, 2006
Almost all Windows customers will eventually upgrade to Vista, but 'eventually' isn't the kind of timing that will help you beat your financial plan. Here are some tips which may help up your Vista sales now.
- October 19, 2006
Most users will have to upgrade hardware to migrate to Vista, but that's not the biggest Windows Vista upgrade challenge for value-added resellers (VARs).