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  • Power to converge: IT networks + building networks

    Heather Clancy 11 Jul 2011
  • I'm in the process of wrapping up a story for about the burgeoning market for solutions and services in data center infrastructure management, or as some are starting to call ...

  • More HP moves: DeWitt, DiFranco get new gigs

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 11 Jul 2011
  • There's more moving and shaking at Hewlett-Packard. Today the company named Stephen Dewitt, formerly head of the Personal Systems Group to SVP and GM of HP's closely-watched WebOS global business. ...

  • Microsoft WPC 2011 by the numbers

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 11 Jul 2011
  • By Colin Steele LOS ANGELES -- Here's a numerical look at some of the factoids tossed around at today's Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference keynote: 12,000: Partners in attendance 640,000: ...

  • The cloud vs. converged hardware

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 20 Jun 2011
  • As Oracle, Cisco  and Hewlett-Packard try to convince the world that every data center needs Oracle or Cisco or HP's own unique brand of converged hardware--that mythical IT beast that somehow ...

  • Oracle-HP slap fight continues

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 16 Jun 2011
  • It would be sad if it weren't so entertaining: The HP-versus-Oracle spat ratcheted up again this week with Hewlett-Packard suing Oracle. Again. This time it's about Oracle's decision to deep-six ...

  • HP shakeup: Livermore kicked upstairs

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 14 Jun 2011
  • Ann Livermore, the respected Hewlett-Packard veteran once considered a prime CEO candidate, is relinquishing day-to-day responsibilities and will take a seat on the HP board. Here's HP's official ...

  • IT channel merger activity continues apace

    Heather Clancy 13 Jun 2011
  • Since I wrote my article last month about the spike in channel mergers and acquisitions, two more big deals have come to my attention -- one aimed at expanding the service footprint of the ...

  • Oracle hardware: It is a mystery

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 08 Jun 2011
  • It's really not news that Oracle sales people go into a discounting frenzy at the close of the fiscal year. And, that discounting has netted Oracle some Exadata deals in its fourth quarter ending ...