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  • MongoDB appoints BladeLogic co-founder as CEO

    NoSQL database software provider MongoDB has appointed Dev Ittycheria as CEO, replacing current boss Max Schireson.

  • Hortonworks focuses on analysis tools in first Hadoop distribution

    Hortonworks has focused on providing a set of tools to help deploy, manage and extend the data analysis platform for the first production release of what will be its flagship Apache Hadoop distribution.

  • Opsview update challenges Tivoli and Openview

    IT monitoring provider Opsview has launched a new version of its monitoring platform, in a bid to take market share from established products, including HP Openview and IBM Tivoli.

  • Commercial software vulnerabilities down almost 20%, says HP

    HP's "2011 Top Cyber Security Risks Report" published Wednesday tallies the numbers, saying there were 6,843 disclosed vulnerabilities last year, down 19.5% from the year before, when 8,502 vulnerabilities in Internet-based systems, applications and other computing tools were identified. HP says its information is culled from the Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB), the HP DVLabs' Zero Day Initiative, and the HP Web Security Research Group.

  • Opsview ramps up enterprise monitoring platform

    Open source IT monitoring specialist Opsview has claimed that traditional proprietary monitoring platforms are too costly and are failing to meet the demands of today?s organisations.

  • Fluke Networks launches app performance products

    Fluke Network Systems has created a new company to better target the application performance market (APM) with what a company exec calls an "enterprise intelligence" strategy.

  • Microsoft buys virtual management tool vendor

    Moving to strengthen its management tools related to virtual environments, Microsoft said that it had purchased IT process automation vendor Opalis for an undisclosed sum.

  • HP looks to patch OpenView flaws

    HP has warned of flaws in its Open View management software

  • Extreme racks up switch port density

    Extreme Networks has tapped into the growing demand for Gigabit Ethernet within data centres with new range of switches.

  • Critical flaws found in HP OpenView

    Critical vulnerabilities have been found in HP's OpenView product, which could potentially affect millions of organisations currently using the systems and network management software.

Latest Features

  • What's next for Dell?

    Dell's formation of a new software group last week could be the forerunner to a string of acquisitions by the vendor, with some observers predicting a focus on systems management and cloud services provisioning.

  • How Virtual Machine Manager may help Microsoft compete with VMware

    VMware may have the market share and, with its recent successful IPO, all the momentum. But Microsoft now has a system management platform that gives IT administrators a simultaneous view of physical and virtual servers.

  • HP goes BIO active

    A greener and leaner HP is being formed. New EVA and Storage Essentials products coming. HP is consolidating for greener IT. But will DAT 160 see the light of day?

  • Procurve: the unbearable necessity of nonsense

    Why is HP Procurve suddenly awash with bland "vision" statements? Because it's the only way to take on Cisco, says boss John McHugh.

  • Six ways to prepare your core network for traffic overload

    You might have enough headroom now, but it's only a matter of time before traffic growth outstrips capacity - so here's some tips on how to be ready for that day.

  • Upstarts make inroads in systems management

    LinuxWorld sees new vendors in systems management giving the old-timers a run for their money -- and rather than throwing a bucketload of metrics at you, they just tell what's going wrong. Less is more.

  • Q&A: HP exec talks up features in new BladeSystem line

    HP product manager Scott Stallard speaks after the launch of the company's new BladeSystem c-Class hardware line.

  • Turning up the heat on identity management

    HP's CTO for identity management explains why authentication and identity are such hot topics for anyone involved in building and managing networks, applications and systems.

  • Cisco vs OpenView and Tivoli?

    Cisco is diving into network management but swimming among sceptics.

  • Trouble in paradise?

    Going all-IP was supposed to take us to the promised land, but for those on the journey there it often doesn't feel like that - and some wonder if they'll ever make it.

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