• Red Hat Goes All-In on OpenStack

    Red Hat Goes All-In on OpenStack

    The offerings provide a complete, integrated hybrid cloud stack with a container application platform (OpenShift), massively scalable infrastructure (OpenStack Platform 8) and unified management tools (Red Hat CloudForms), the company said.They are available individually or in a single solution with Red Hat Cloud Suite.
  • Dell-EMC's New Name: Branding Blunder Or Brilliance?

    Dell-EMC's New Name: Branding Blunder Or Brilliance?

    But will the name change pose yet another challenge for Dell as it seeks to make the combined company a viable contender for the cloud?But will its name change add another layer of complexity in providing a cohesive brand to the combined companies?
  • Dell Kills Its Android Tablet Business

    Dell Kills Its Android Tablet Business

    The underground marketplace is booming and only getting bigger, more sophisticated, and competitiv Dell says that slate-style tablets aren't good enough for productivity and will focus on Windows 2-in-1, or detachable, devices.The company is abandoning its Android tablet business altogether, and will shrink its Windows slate business to reflect the changing needs of the marketplace.
  • Dell Kills Its Android Tablet Business

    Dell Kills Its Android Tablet Business

    The underground marketplace is booming and only getting bigger, more sophisticated, and competitiv Dell says that slate-style tablets aren't good enough for productivity and will focus on Windows 2-in-1, or detachable, devices.The company is abandoning its Android tablet business altogether, and will shrink its Windows slate business to reflect the changing needs of the marketplace.
  • Deconstructing the Software Business

    Deconstructing the Software Business

    The disruption of the IT and software industry by the rapid rise of cloud and Software as a Service continues to take a toll on the biggest players in the business.Given HP's ongoing challenges selling its software solutions and establishing itself as a software leader, it makes sense that it would use its recent restructuring as an opportunity to rid itself of this unsuccessful business.
  • Outdated Federal IT Gobbles Up Vendor Opportunities

    Outdated Federal IT Gobbles Up Vendor Opportunities

    As a result, the amount of money available for investing in modernizing IT keeps shrinking, thus depriving vendors of major marketing opportunities at the federal level.For example, nearly half the federal agency respondents to a recent survey said their agencies still used JavaScript (46 percent) and Java (43 percent).
  • Red Hat and Ericsson Forge 5G, IoT Open Source Alliance

    Red Hat and Ericsson Forge 5G, IoT Open Source Alliance

    The new alliance represents an extension of the companies' prior relationship, according to Radhesh Balakrishnan, general manager of OpenStack at Red Hat.The new open source collaboration between the companies will focus on network functions virtualization infrastructure, OpenStack, SDN, SDI and containers, giving customers the latest in technological options for the communications industry.
  • Broadcom Sews Up $5B Deal for Brocade

    Broadcom Sews Up $5B Deal for Brocade

    5 billion in cash and the assumption of Brocade's $400 million debt.That represents a 47 percent premium over Brocade's closing share price last week, said Brocade CEO Lloyd Carney.