Hadoop Expands Footprint

Use cases for the distributed computing framework are expanding as Hadoop distributions take root and more developers sign on.

The Case for Policy-based Power Management

Policy-based power management helps companies decrease power usage and increase cost efficiency. Read on for a detailed look at how it can help your enterprise’s data center.

Is Ubicomp at a Tipping Point?

Ubiquitous computing is moving out of the lab and into the mainstream. Bo Begole, head of PARC’s Ubiquitous Computing Area, explains what it means for enterprises and consumers.

Getting Physical with Virtual Servers

The inability to effectively manage data across both physical and virtual environments has forced IT shops to put off more serious cloud implementations. But there are emerging answers.

HPC: Coming to an IT Shop Near You?

High-performance computing (HPC) solutions have long been deployed by Fortune 1000 accounts, but costs have prohibited implementation by smaller enterprises. Here’s how cloud computing has changed the playing field.