Noticias y opinión
With the release of the latest solutions for its converged data center strategy, Dell is taking aim at rivals Cisco and HP. Dell says their rivals' offerings are closed and proprietary, while Dells is open and flexible. However, one analyst says that to a large extent, that is a matter of perceptions. Cisco and HP officials also have said that the tight integration of their products means greater benefits to their customers.
Microsoft announced the acquisition of Opalis Software, whose products help automate and streamline workflow processes within the data center, on Dec. 11 for undisclosed terms. Opalis's software will be integrated into Microsoft System Center. Data center automation is of increasing importance to many customers within the enterprise attempting to manage an ever-increasing number of data centers. How the acquisition will affect Opalis dealings with companies such as Amazon.com are unknown.
Google debuts a new technology at the climate change conference in Copenhagen that helps scientists track global deforestation.
Company launches DNS Real-Time Directory
But Ericsson clambers off VoLGA boat.
AR machines helping shoppers try on virtual outfits
FTC suggests virtual gates are open