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Network managers getting apps savvy

Jan 23, 20062 mins
Data Center

Latest management news.

Network managers getting apps savvy, 01/23/06

The walls between IT groups are crumbling, and network professionals report that responsibility for optimal application performance is shifting to them.

Software provides Windows safety net, 01/23/06

Software from StorageCraft Technology provides Windows safety net.

The IT services catalog, 01/23/06

A retired manager tells how IT at Starbucks went from muddle to organized via a service catalog.

Tokyo Stock Exchange mulls earlier system upgrade, 01/20/06

An increase in trading capacity at the Tokyo Stock Exchange may happen earlier than planned after problems keeping up with volume forced a shut down earlier this week, the market operator said Friday.

AlterPoint adds regulatory compliance measures to DeviceAuthority, 01/20/06

AlterPoint this week announced it had upgraded its flagship network change and configuration management software to enable role-based management, device lifecycle tracking and user action auditing.

Rapid jump in ‘Net trading seen behind Tokyo’s woes, 01/19/06

A rapid increase in the number of people buying and selling stocks online in Japan is a contributing factor to the Tokyo Stock Exchange’s admission that it is having difficulty keeping up with market volumes, analysts said.

WORLD CUP – Siemens turns stadium into high-tech temple, 01/19/06

Soccer stadiums aren’t the simple structures they once were. The sport’s soaring popularity has led to the construction of a new generation of eye-catching, high-tech stadiums, equipped with the latest IT, security, energy and building management …

Newsletter: IBM, CA, Mercury gear up to manage distributed apps, 01/18/06

If anybody is still wondering whether two of the biggest buzzwords of recent years, specifically IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and service-oriented …

Newsletter: Network management Q&A: Network managers’ top concerns and technologies to watch, 01/18/06

What concerns you the most about network management? QoS? The speed with which applications are delivered over the network? Compliance? Security? …

Tokyo Stock Exchange faces more IT worries, 01/18/06

Tokyo Stock Exchange, operator of one the world’s largest stock markets, is likely to face further scrutiny over the state of its IT systems after it was forced to halt trading 20 minutes earlier than normal on Wednesday because its computer system …