David Chernicoff

Major Vendors Explore MegaGrid Frontiers

While grid computing vendors Sun and IBM are taking the reins of the utility computing market, the competition is collaborating to provide proof-of-concept projects to improve and showcase their...

IBM the Humanitarian

Making use of unused CPU cycles on your client computers isnt a new idea. Going back into the 1980s, there was network database software that let you install a...

Building a Better Blade Rack

One of the current buzzwords of the server world is "consolidation." Depending on who you talk to, this means anything from using really big servers running virtualization software (such...

Service Providers Create Ecosystems in New On-Demand Model

Back in the early days of business computing, implementing computing technology meant building a relationship with a single vendor. Everyone had their own proprietary architectures, and when you selected...

Licensing Plan Makes Microsoft a Utility Player

One name that doesnt come up too often when you are talking about grid or utility computing is Microsoft. Theyve staked some ground in the high-end space with their...

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IBM’s LinuxONE III Express: Off the Shelf with Mainframe-Class Features 

The IBM mainframe endures as both a concept and commercial system for several factors, but chief among them is the architecture’s inherent flexibility. That...

Customer Empathy: Four Data Points for Understanding How the Pandemic Has Impacted the Customer Experience (CX)

The pandemic has impacted the customer experience in countless ways. Many everyday experiences that used to be physical (think dining out, buying groceries, or...

IBM Announces 2nm Process Technology And Becomes A Kingmaker

In the world of microprocessors, there is a battle going on: who will be the King of Process Technology? The outcome of that battle...

IBM Sets Another Smallness Record with 2nm Chip Blueprints

Okay, now that IBM has revealed its 2nm chip design and process blueprint, what's next? A virtual chip? Two nanometers is smaller in width...

Dell Unveils, Explains APEX ‘Portfolio-as-a-Service’

In one of its busiest news-making days in the last few years, Dell EMC on May 5 at its  virtualized Dell Technologies World unveiled...