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sun ilm  its mettle by unseating Sun FlexLine as the highest rated midrange storage array. By Rich Castagna and Phil Goodwin MIDRANGE STORAGE ARRAYS just might be the stor- age hardware category offering consumers the greatest breadth of choice. This year's Diogenes Labs'Storage magazine Quality Award for midrange arrays asked Storage readers to relate their experiences using 15 different midrange product lines, ranging from Apple Computer Inc. to Xiotech Corp. Our readers provided a total of 474 evaluations of

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Analysis of Novell's Announced Support for Sun's Solaris 8 Operating Environment


We do not see Sun Solaris administrators implementing any Novell NDS package.

sun ilm  We do not see Sun Solaris administrators implementing any Novell NDS package. The Sun Solaris 8 operating system is a 64 Bit LDAP enabled system, which is far from needy in the Directory Services arena. We do not anticipate any anti-competitive measures which would emanate from Sun, in light of Novell's offering, simply because we believe the product will not sell into UNIX shops. Novell has also compiled a version of the GroupWise Messaging/Groupware server specifically for the Sun Solaris 8 operating Read More

IBM Loads Linux on Mainframes


IBM has announced that it will now provide Linux support and services for its largest machines, the S/390 Series of mainframes/servers.

sun ilm  are trying to supplant Sun in the Internet infrastructure, so we expect that more Solaris-only shops will be hearing from IBM Sales in the future. However, we are not certain there is (presently) a compelling reason for current Sun users to switch from Solaris to IBM-based Linux. There may be other reasons to move from Sun to IBM, but we do not see Linux itself as a key reason, except as part of a larger strategy. Read More

IFS Hits a Jackpot in South Africa


IFS has announced that Sun International, a gaming and leisure brand focused on the development, management, and operation of casinos, hotels, and resorts in South Africa, other parts of Africa, and Latin America, has chosen IFS Applications 8 as its central enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. The solution will be used by more than 10,000 Sun International employees in 22 properties and

sun ilm  IFS has announced that Sun International , a gaming and leisure brand focused on the development, management, and operation of casinos, hotels, and resorts in South Africa, other parts of Africa, and Latin America, has  chosen IFS Applications 8 as its central enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. The solution will be used by more than 10,000 Sun International employees in 22 properties and will support business-critical processes such as finance, human resources (HR), payroll, supply chain, Read More

Programming for Business Analysts? The Promise of Simplified Web Services Implementation and Access


LANSA offers to rejuvenate legacy systems by empowering developers with simplified programming to use Java services.

sun ilm  programming language developed by Sun Microsystems . Originally called Oak , Java was designed for handheld devices and set-top boxes. In 1995, Sun changed the language's name to Java and modified the it to take advantage of the burgeoning World Wide Web (WWW). Java is an object-oriented (OO) language similar to C++ , but simplified to eliminate language features that cause common programming errors. Java source code files (files with a .java extension) are compiled into a format called bytecode (i.e., Read More

Syntel, Inc.


Syntel (NASDAQ: SYNT) is an IT and business process outsourcing (BPO) company. Its portfolio of services includes complex software application development and maintenance services, platform migration solutions, BPO, e-business development and integration, wireless solutions, data warehousing, and customer relationship management (CRM) implementation. Vertical industry focus areas include financial services and banking, health care, and insurance. Syntel is partnered with such companies as Business Objects, Citrix, Cognos, IBM, Microsoft, MicroStategy, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and TIBCO, among others. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan (US), Syntel was incorporated in 1980. Syntel has over 6,500 employees and 28 offices around the globe, with 10 development centers, including 4 in the US (Troy, Michigan; Phoenix, Arizona; Memphis, Tennessee; and Nashville, Tennessee) and 6 in India (2 in Mumbai; 2 in Pune; and 2 in Chennai).

sun ilm  IBM, Microsoft, MicroStategy, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and TIBCO, among others. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan (US), Syntel was incorporated in 1980. Syntel has over 6,500 employees and 28 offices around the globe, with 10 development centers, including 4 in the US (Troy, Michigan; Phoenix, Arizona; Memphis, Tennessee; and Nashville, Tennessee) and 6 in India (2 in Mumbai; 2 in Pune; and 2 in Chennai). Read More

Microsoft Gets Close to Another ASP


Microsoft has invested $10 million in Application Service Provider Corio. Initially, Corio will host Microsoft products based on the Windows DNA platform.

sun ilm  early roots in the Sun/Unix world, we expect that a side effect of this arrangement will be future de-emphasizing of Unix-based hosting. User Recommendations For the user, the advantages of this deal are that Corio will have early experience with the newest Microsoft technologies and the applications that are built upon them. Thus, those users who will be most swayed by this announcement are those with an interest in being early adopters and those whose requirements, on an ongoing basis, are likely to Read More

Compaq's Alpha - Moving Toward Its Omega?


Compaq's powerful Alpha processor is reaching a crucial juncture - will Compaq expend the effort necessary for it to challenge Intel's dominance, or is it destined to become another Betamax (great technology with no market)?

sun ilm  well as workstations from Sun Microsystems (Unix), and Unix-based servers. Workstations: Sun (52% of Unix mkt./0% of Win mkt),HP (16%U/23%W), Dell (0%U, 23%W) Intel-based servers: Compaq ProLiant (30+% of Intel market), Dell(~15%), HP, IBM(~10% ea.) Unix server competition: Sun, HP, IBM Sales for Alpha are increasing slightly (year-over-year). Alpha-based products are about 7% of the market (NT server and workstation volume) and about 7% of the Unix market [Source: Compaq]. Alpha is unlikely to overtake Read More

Red Hat Plays 'Love You, Love You Not' with CPUs


Red Hat has announced the release of Alpha Deluxe, its version of Linux for computers based on Compaq’s Alpha CPU. At the same time, the company announced it would drop support for Sun’s Sparc processor.

sun ilm  will no longer support Sun Microsystems ' Sparc processor, beginning with Version 7, Red Hat's most recent release of Linux. According to Red Hat, there was insufficient demand for Sparc-based Linux. Red Hat will continue to provide an unsupported Sparc edition in its Rawhide developer version, and the company could restart the Sparc version if demand picks up. The company also will continue to support the earlier Sparc versions of its software, she said. Market Impact In the grand scheme of things, Read More

IBM Continues RS/6000 Performance Focus


IBM has just released benchmark results for its mid-range Unix server, the RS/6000 M80, showing it to be a top performer in transaction processing and Web serving.

sun ilm  systems from Hewlett-Packard and Sun Microsystems. Following the lead of its computing cousin - the record-breaking RS/6000 S80 - the copper-infused M80 now holds the leadership position for midrange servers on four separate performance benchmarks crucial to e-business: Java performance, Web serving, file-serving and transaction processing. We set out to build a midrange UNIX server that would emulate the RS/6000 S80's success in the high-end and this new benchmark further confirms the M80's prowess, Read More

ILM for the Enterprise: The Benefits of a Unified Approach


Information lifecycle management (ILM) is rapidly gaining acceptance as a process crucial to the success of many IT initiatives. The reason for this is the importance of managing data. With the growing demand for ILM comes a variety of solutions that follow a disjointed, point product approach. By choosing an ILM software designed to scale to its needs, a business can benefit from software built on a unified platform.

sun ilm  for the Enterprise: The Benefits of a Unified Approach Information lifecycle management (ILM) is rapidly gaining acceptance as a process crucial to the success of many IT initiatives. The reason for this is the importance of managing data. With the growing demand for ILM comes a variety of solutions that follow a disjointed, point product approach. By choosing an ILM software designed to scale to its needs, a business can benefit from software built on a unified platform. Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 23, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONS @ IMPLEMENTATIONSSeaspan selects IFS Applications to support its shipbuilding projectsIndustry tags: manufacturing “Seaspan is an association of companies primarily involved in multiple sea transportation businesses. Many such activities are project-based, which is IFS’ focus. No wonder that IFS was selected to provide an ERP system for Seaspan’s shipbuilding and repair

sun ilm  Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 23, 2012 SOFTWARE SELECTIONS & IMPLEMENTATIONS Seaspan selects IFS Applications to support its shipbuilding projects Industry tags: manufacturing “Seaspan is an association of companies primarily involved in multiple sea transportation businesses. Many such activities are project-based, which is IFS’ focus. No wonder that IFS was selected to provide an ERP system for Seaspan’s shipbuilding and repair facilities. Plus, it has a long Read More

Lawson Software-IPO and Several Acquisitions After Part Two: Retail and Professional Service Initiatives


Lawson is sticking to its focus on selected vertical markets, but going forward the tenets of that focus will likely be more finely tuned. Namely, the vendor has lately accelerated development, in part through a number of appetizing acquisitions, of its traditional vertical functionality to ensure continued success in its target industries.

sun ilm  margin challenges. Teaming with Sun Microsystems Finally, as to refute sporadic claims of its applications' limited scalability, in July 2003 Lawson said it would team up with Sun Microsystems, Inc. to meet the complex demands of large and high-transaction volume retailers. Together, Lawson and Sun pledge to provide scalable, high-performance solutions to the high-transaction volume retail market and enable retailers to pre-test Lawson solutions on Sun systems to solve integration issues, help speed time Read More

Information Lifecycle Management: A Perspective


A new trend is emerging in the world of storage management, and it’s called information lifecycle management (ILM). Just what it is, however, varies significantly from vendor to vendor. Generally, ILM is a strategy for policy-based information management. Its mandate: to provide centralized management of all information assets, aligning storage resources with the value of the data residing in them.

sun ilm  Lifecycle Management: A Perspective A new trend is emerging in the world of storage management, and it’s called information lifecycle management (ILM). Just what it is, however, varies significantly from vendor to vendor. Generally, ILM is a strategy for policy-based information management. Its mandate: to provide centralized management of all information assets, aligning storage resources with the value of the data residing in them. Read More