Posts Tagged ‘Cisco Systems’

Inside VMware’s vSphere Launch

VMware this week officially launched vSphere v4 at its headquarters in Palo Alto. vSphere is the long awaited 64 bit successor to VMware’s ESX line of virtualization solutions. Written to take advantage of the Intel Xeon 5500 “Nehalem” chipset; vSphere has about 150 new features compared to ESX. vSphere has an incredible (in my opinion)…

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Examining Obama Administration’s Broadband Stimulus

President Barack Obama signed into law the sweeping US Economic Stimulus Bill on 17 February in Denver. One of the most anticipated sections of the Bill for the technology community was¬†Broadband Stimulus. (With the other being Health IT stimulus provisions) The lack of cheap, ubiquitous broadband connectivity throughout the US has been a large stumbling…

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OnDemand Speed Links 21 January 2009

Team Obamas Technology Goals Many of the new Obama administrations technology¬†initatives will directly affect providers and consumers of Enterprise 2.0, Web 2.0 and Cloud Computing Technologies. Sun Enters the PAAS Space Victoria Ho; over on ZDNet Asia, covered Matt Thompson’s announcement that Sun intends to become a Platform As A Service Provider. (PAAS) AWS Management…

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