Posts Tagged ‘Linux’

Server Sales Slip in Q2, Follow PC Decline

Worldwide server sales fell 6.1 percent in the second quarter, with IBM and HP posting the steepest declines. This is the second consecutive quarter of declining server sales, following the PC trend but for different reasons.

GFI Updates Boost Managed Services Prowess

GFI Software may be in throes of redefining itself, but the firm is staying true to its SMB core customer base with a slew of feature tweaks to its managed services platform that take into account mobile and Mac OS X environments.

Zend Betting PHP Will Follow Linux in Channel

The PHP app server company is looking to ramp up its channel with a new program, believing that the programming language is poised for the kind of growth enjoyed by the open-source operating system a decade ago.

McAfee Embeds Android Application Control

McAfee is taking steps to fulfill old promises with the launch of an embedded application control solution targeting the Android platform. This gives solution providers a new way to crack into increasingly competitive enterprise mobility markets.

ViewSonic’s Thin Clients Foresee Post-PC Era

ViewSonic’s new thin and zero clients broaden its reach in the virtualization space and offer a complement to ViewSonic’s growing portfolio of connected display devices — a critical market strategy as ViewSonic leverages the post-PC era to expand its core display business.

Panorama9 ‘Pager’ Boosts Channel Response

Cloud IT management firm Panorama9 launched a pager tool, a service that alert solution providers to network problems with a live phone call as soon as they’re detected. While a channel value add, the launch speaks to cloud-based management’s flexibility that has allowed it to gain market traction.

Kaspersky Lab Boosts Linux Mail Security

Kaspersky Lab updates its Security for Linux Mail Server with a series of security tweaks, indicating it doesn’t plan on surrendering its presence in the growing open-source security market.

Tackling The Cloud Backup Dilemma

There is no shortage of cloud backup solutions on the market these days. But they’re not all created equal. Here are few ways to narrow down your search.