ZapThink defines IT transformation crisis points in 2020 vision framework
September 3, 2010

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Process automation elevates virtualization use while transforming IT’s function to app and cloud service broker
August 31, 2010

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Platform Computing steps up with easy-entry solution for building private clouds
August 27, 2010

Platform Computing has paved the way to faster private cloud adoption with a low-risk, low-cost way for companies to evaluate their use of cloud computing. The Platform ISF Starter Pack, announced this week, will enable architects and IT managers to get a cloud sandbox environment up and running in less than 30 minutes, the company says. Read more

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Trio of cloud companies collaborate on new private cloud platform offerings
August 26, 2010

A trio of cloud ecosystem companies have collaborated to offer an integrated technology platform that aims to deliver a swift on-ramp to private and hybrid cloud computing models in the enterprise. Read more

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Modern data centers require efficiency-oriented changes in networking with eye on simplicity, automation
August 17, 2010

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As data center planners seek to improve performance and future-proof their investments, the networking leg on the infrastructure stool can no longer stand apart. Advances such as widespread virtualization, increased modularity, converged infrastructure, and cloud computing are all forcing a rethinking of data center design. Read more

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HP buys Fortify, and it’s about time!
August 17, 2010

This guest blog post comes courtesy of Tony Baer’s OnStrategies blog. Tony is a senior analyst at Ovum.

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Metastorm seeks to accelerate the strategic socialization of the enterprise for process improvement
August 11, 2010

Metastorm, the business process management (BPM) software provider that recently released two cloud-based business collaboration products, is betting on what it calls the “socialization of the enterprise.” Read more

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CollabNet rolls out trio of cloud ALM offerings with focus on Agile and governance benefits
August 10, 2010

In an aggressive move to drive Agile software deeper into the enterprise, CollabNet rolled out a trio of new offerings today at the Agile 2010 Conference. Read more

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Cloud computing’s ultimate value depends on open PaaS models to avoid applications and data lock-in
August 6, 2010

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Harvard Medical School use of cloud computing provides harbinger for new IT business value, Open Group panel finds
August 3, 2010

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