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Recent study found midsize businesses increasing IT budgets and investment in cloud computing

TweetA recent study commissioned by IBM revealed that midsize companies have shifted from focusing on cost control and efficiencies to concentrating on growth initiatives as predictive technologies become more affordable and widely available.  The study also found that 2/3 of midsized companies have plans to adopt Cloud technologies, similar to an earlier poll of Ipswitch customers. […]

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What Wall Street Does Not See

TweetIt is likely my own employees will approach me with confused expressions and ask why I would take time to defend Solarwinds’ earning announcement yesterday. My product management and development teams can point to the deliberate design differences WhatsUp Gold is built with that make it more usable than Orion and my sales staff will […]

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Tired of the Big Four’ Complacency

TweetI’ve written about this before and after reading this latest review by Denise Dubie of Network World I couldn’t resist. If your currently a network and operations management customer of a Big 4 vendor, namely HP, BMC, CA or IBM your likely as upset as 640 of your colleagues and looking for a change in […]

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If You Had the Power…

TweetImagine you had the power to leave your job as a network administrator for a day or so with pay of course. Next, imagine you’re granted an employee pass to the product planning session, marketing rah-rah party or the annual sales meeting for one of the large enterprise systems management companies like HP or IBM. […]

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IBM extends its monitoring arm

Tweet As reported in IT Week, IBM is to acquire network performance monitoring and service management firm Vallent for an undisclosed sum. Wireless service providers use Vallent apps to monitor network infrastructure, to get advanced warnings of dropped calls and traffic bottlenecks before customer service level agreements are breached. IBM bought network monitoring firm MicroMuse […]

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