Fujitsu Teams with Microsoft on Azure Middleware
By Stuart Johnston | Article Published August 01, 2011
Included in Fujitsu's new middleware for Windows Azure are runtime environments for Java and Cobol.
Tags: cloud computing, middleware, Azure Cloud
Red Hat's Fortunes Rising With New Linux, Middleware Wins
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published June 23, 2010
First-quarter fiscal 2011 shows revenue gains from the Linux leader as the company books its biggest deal to date.
Tags: Linux, middleware, Red Hat, enterprise linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Mobile Cloud Computing: Is Your Phone Drifting to the Cloud?
By Jeff Vance | Article Published October 02, 2009
The mobile cloud computing market is expanding rapidly, yet obstacles still remain to market saturation.
Tags: cloud computing, middleware, iPhone, smartphones
Oracle Q1 Results: Profit OK, Revenue Not
By Larry Barrett | Article Published September 17, 2009
The database giant's financial results in Q1 were on target, though investors weren't thrilled.
Tags: Oracle, middleware, Sun Microsystems
IBM: A Tight Ship in Rough Seas
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published July 17, 2009
The company's recent financial result demonstrate that running a lean operation can produce a profit even against a headwind.
Tags: middleware, services, software, IBM, Intel
Red Hat Challenges Oracle on Java Openness
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published June 25, 2009
Oracle, having snapped up Sun, will be a major player in the Java world. Red Hat has an opinion it wants to share.
Tags: Java, Linux, Oracle, middleware, Red Hat
Oracle Unveils New Business Intelligence Tools
By Alex Goldman | Article Published May 06, 2009
Oracle newest BI release include HR capabilities, procurement and spending analytics to track enterprise budgets, and price analytics to help enterprises manage price segmentation and discounting.
Tags: Oracle, middleware, software, management, marketing
PHP Developers Get New Zend Tools
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published May 03, 2009
To better integrate PHP with cloud computing, Zend Framework 1.8 expands the PHP framework to work with Amazon's EC2.
Tags: open source, PHP, middleware, services
Intel Unveils Data Center Monitoring Kit
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published May 01, 2009
Intel has released the Data Center Manager, an application development kit for tracking data center power use.
Tags: middleware, search, chips, Intel, datacenter
Apache Tomcat Gets Commercial Version
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published April 29, 2009
SpringSource will launch Tomcat-based tc Server, including enterprise support and scalability enhancements that are not available in the open source version of Tomcat.
Tags: open source, middleware, server
Sun Gets Further Behind Clouds With Q-Layer Buy
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published January 09, 2009
Acquisition of the middleware provider should make it easier to provision and deploy cloud services on the fly.
Tags: middleware, services, marketing, Sun Microsystems, Storage
JBoss Building New Community Site with Magnolia
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published October 25, 2008
With all the skills that Red Hat has, you'd think they could build a community site on their own they can't.
Tags: open source, Linux, middleware, vertical, Red Hat
Introducing IEEE 802.11r
By Jeff Goldman | Article Published October 09, 2008
In July, without much fanfare, the IEEE published the final specification for IEEE 802.11r-2008, also known as Fast Basic Service Set Transition, an amendment to the 802.11 standard that supports fast handoff between access points--specifically in order to enable VoIP roaming on a Wi-Fi network with 802.1X authentication.
Tags: middleware, Specification, wireless, voice, VoIP
IBM's Got SSD in Its Storage Sights
By Judy Mottl | Article Published September 03, 2008
Big Blue isn't idle while fellow storage tech titans move technology into product lines.
Tags: middleware, services, IBM, Sun Microsystems, HP
Oracle Fuses BI, Performance Management
By Richard Adhikari | Article Published July 21, 2008
UPDATED: Oracle's integration of PeopleSoft and Hyperion aims to help businesses manage costs.
Tags: Oracle, middleware, marketing, SAP, spectrum
Sybase Gains More Middle With MMS Buy
By Judy Mottl | Article Published July 09, 2008
Mobile division now top middleman in delivering messaging across global networks.
Tags: video, middleware, services, wireless, international
Red Hat, First Open Source Vendor to $1 Billion?
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published March 29, 2008
Not yet, but the Linux provider said its recent sales figures put it halfway there.
Tags: open source, Linux, Oracle, middleware, search