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HP launches compute platforms, programs for data-intensive workloads

Businesses are still far behind the technologies' capabilities in their understanding of what can be done, but they're finally beginning to race and catch up. Expect vendors to get more aggressive with their innovations and to increasingly trend towards ever faster, smarter and more business-user-friendly products and services.

Ryft unveils 1U sized analytics device

Ryft unveiled Ryft ONE this week, a commercial-grade 1U platform capable of analyzing up to 48 terabytes of data at 10 gigabytes per second or faster, the company claims.

When it comes to mobility, IT pros need to adapt or perish

If IT pros do not adapt to the new world of mobility, they will "become extinct," warns VMware exec Sanjay Poonen.

Internet of Things threatens to overwhelm data centers, open security holes

The Internet of Things will overtax data centers and open up the enterprise to greater security risks, warns Gartner.

Amazon's new 'WorkSpaces' provides cheaper VDI than you ever will (but so what?)

Two of the knocks on desktop virtualization have been cost and complexity. Big DaaS providers (that's Desktops as a Service) like Amazon's new Amazon WorkSpaces can build your VDI infrastructure much cheaper than you can, argues Brian Madden.

HP, IBM battle for lead in shrinking server market, says IDC

HP and IBM are vying for the lead in a shrinking server market, according to two reports released last week, one by IDC and the other by Gartner.

Server market doldrums could lessen for vendors targeting growing segments

The worldwide server market has been in the doldrums this year, but opportunities are there for vendors who know where to look.

RIM makes Citrix Receiver available for BlackBerry PlayBook

Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM) announced that the Citrix Receiver enterprise virtualization software for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is now available for beta testing and can be downloaded from

Opera Mini 4.1 released

Opera Mini 4.1 has just been released. If your phone is equipped with JSR-75, it is now possible to upload and download files. As such, those users who update their blog while on the go will now

CA's new Blackberry management tools

The IT discussion has moved beyond the question of whether you'll use a mobile platform like the Blackberry in your