Enterprise Infrastructure Management

  • February 14, 2005 14 Feb'05

    Blade servers help cut through storage challenges

    Some companies are discovering that blade server technology lets them do more -- like save precious data center space -- with less.

  • February 08, 2005 08 Feb'05

    64-bit Windows -- when and why to use it

    The decision of whether to run 64-bit Windows in an enterprise becomes much easier to make when you cast a critical eye on the application that will be the star of the show.

  • February 01, 2005 01 Feb'05

    Microsoft releases free tool for Dell servers

    The software gives administrators a unified view for tasks such as patch management and configuration management while using Dell PowerEdge servers.

  • January 31, 2005 31 Jan'05

    Chip advances blowing up software price assumptions

    With the advent of multi-core processors, software companies like Microsoft and Oracle are lining up on opposite sides of the pricing fence. And that means upgrading hardware can have a direct affect on software costs for many enterprise customers.

  • January 21, 2005 21 Jan'05

    No bling in store for Microsoft Exchange

    E12. The working name for the next version of Exchange Server says it all. Microsoft this week described an update to its messaging server software that is functional, not flashy.

  • January 05, 2005 05 Jan'05

    Tools spring up to harness Group Policy's potential

    From software that eliminates login scripts to tools for software deployment, third-party products are emerging to help enterprises get more out of a key component of Microsoft's Active Directory.

  • December 14, 2004 14 Dec'04

    Expert profile: Serdar Yegulalp

    Our desktop admin expert Serdar Yegulalp offers his expertise in Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Windows XP as ...

  • December 10, 2004 10 Dec'04

    Microsoft feels the wrath of Big Red

    IBM may have finally found a way to get back at Microsoft for pulling out of OS/2 -- and to make Big Blue feel better about its monumental mistake of ceding the operating system market to Redmond in the 1980s. Call it the revenge of Big Red.

  • December 02, 2004 02 Dec'04

    Microsoft, Sun urge patience on joint products

    In an update on their collaboration efforts, the two companies say they are making interoperability progress in areas such as Web services, network-based storage and 64-bit computing.

  • November 29, 2004 29 Nov'04

    Bounty of free IT tools available

    Microsoft and Sysinternals are just two of the many providers of useful freeware for IT administrators.

  • November 19, 2004 19 Nov'04

    Antivirus industry needs to get its act together

    As many are aware, there was an outbreak of not just one, but three globally spreading variants of the Bagle worm last month. That was followed by a couple of new Mydoom spin-offs last week.

  • November 15, 2004 15 Nov'04

    Juice maker squeezes out IT infrastructure savings

    For nearly 150 years, the grape growers at Welch's have been leaders in the manufacturing of juice and jelly. What may be less known is that the Concord, Mass.-based company, whose formal corporate name is Welch Foods Inc., is also pioneering the ...

  • November 08, 2004 08 Nov'04

    Casio Exilim EX-Z40: Sample images and video

    Click on the thumbnails for sample .JPG images and AVI video taken with the Casio Exilim EX-Z40.

  • November 04, 2004 04 Nov'04

    Novell puts desktop wares into a single package

    The company's new open source desktop and management system isn't aimed at entrenched Windows shops, but analysts see openings for it that may concern Microsoft.

  • November 03, 2004 03 Nov'04

    Meta offers advice on Sarbanes-Oxley compliance

    IT organizations don't have a moment to spare as the deadline draws near for first-phase audits under the new accounting regulations.