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Valero Simplifies Backups with Bocada

As one of the nations top oil refining companies, Valero Energy Corp. is no stranger to acquisition fever. A Fortune 500 company with approximately 20,000 employees and expected revenues...

DBAs Reaction Mixed on Oracle9i Clustering

Oracle Corp. is touting real Application Clusters as one of the key enhancements in the companys 9i database software, which is being readied for release in the next few...

After Buyout, IBM Eyes Informix Customers

IBMs $1 billion acquisition last week of Informix Software—and its 100,000-customer base—will give IBM added ammunition in its war with database giant Oracle Corp.But the challenge facing IBM, of...

New Players, Wares Enter Storage Fray

Some of the storage industrys new kids on the block are building products on IP storage as well as NAS and SAN convergence, technologies that challenge more traditional storage...

BMC Software Suite Frees IT Managers

The storage management arena got a little more crowded this month as BMC Software Inc. announced a software suite that gives IT managers a broader view of how their...

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I spoke with executives from Nvidia and Equinix about the challenges involved with deploying AI at scale; we also discussed the optimal architecture for...

Citrix vs. VMware: VDI/DaaS Comparison 2022

Citrix and VMware have been among the leading VDI pioneers and are now competing head-to-head in a related market, DaaS. Both vendors are well...

Cloud Earnings Results: Best of Times – or Worst?

Recently, the Big Three of cloud computing – Amazon, Microsoft, and Google, also known as AMG – announced their quarterly results. Their quarter could...

Avaya’s Karen Hardy on AI, Cloud, and Customer Experience

The pandemic has permanently changed the way people work, as well as the role that communication and collaboration technology plays in our lives. Clearly,...

AWS’s Ryan Orsi on Cloud Security

I spoke with Ryan Orsi, Worldwide Partner Lead, Security, at AWS, about handling cloud security issues, and news updates on AWS cloud security. Among the...