Tools

FlexPod technology expanded to take on big data

Cisco and NetApp introduce converged infrastructure technology designed to help organizations handle data-intensive workloads.

Real-time map mashup shows storm threats to energy sources

The new version of EIA's energy infrastructure map adds real-time feeds from NOAA’s National Hurricane Center.

Red Hat puts Linux into the OpenStack cloud

Company combines its Enterprise Linux with OpenStack to give organizations a Linux option for building their clouds.

CloudBolt puts multiple cloud and IT resources into a unified view

The company's C2, selected as the cloud manager for Dell's government service, speeds up delivery of private and hybrid clouds and lets IT managers identify, track and control IT resources.

Ohio's budget office opens up with cloud-based BPM tool

The Office of Budget and Management has deployed Appian’s cloud-based BPM with mobile and social capabilities to improve the coordination of work across teams, departments and systems.

In a flash, HALO 2013 can boost efficiency of cloud architectures

Nimbus Data's software offers cloud architects moving to all-flash data centers advanced analytics, an open API and management tools for mobile.

Cloud broker makes it easier to control shadow IT

Gravitant's cloudMatrix offers continuous cloud asset discovery and sync capabilities to help agencies find unauthorized IT resources.

Amazon sets up e-notification for cloud-based database service

Amazon Web Services offers to notify managers when key maintenance events occur in new cloud-based relational database system.

Big data file replication comes to Apache Hadoop

Attunity's software for file replication lets organizations rapidly move data in and out of Hadoop and the cloud.

Future of remote computing? Dell's Ophelia turns a TV into a thin client

The thin-client Cloud Key attaches to almost any monitor allowing remote users to access their work files without any data ever leaving the office network.