Application Virtualization

Application virtualization is the self-containment of an application such that it can run independently from the underlying operating system. The application is made to "think" that it is running with its native operating system, but in fact it is running independently. Application virtualization adds portability, manageability and compatibility to overall system operations.




Articles

The Case Against Windows Phone 7

Microsoft has done a number of awesome things during the past three decades. Perhaps its greatest feat, in terms of beating the odds, would be to make Windows Phone 7 a success.   That is not to More >

New Version of ITIL Should Ease Implementation

Interest in the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) appears to be growing strongly, especially in North America, where advisory firm Computer Economics predicts that the adoption rate for ITIL will rise More >

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Interviews

Investments in IPTV and Bandwidth Consumption Continue to Grow Worldwide

Carl Weinschenk spoke to John Kendall, a market analyst for IMS Research, about the third edition of its IPTV Report. Investments in IP networks are increasing across the board. The environment is More >

HHS Eases Up on EHR Meaningful Use Requirements

Lora Bentley spoke with Michael Beauvais, a partner at Ropes & Gray, whose practices focus on health care law. Beauvais shed some light on the HITECH Act's push for electronic health records and More >

Building a Business Case for ITIL

Ann spoke with Sukhbir Jasuja, a founding partner and the CEO of ITpreneurs, which provides learning solutions for IT Best Practices Management training, enabling enterprise organizations to deploy More >

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

Editor's Choice

Holographs, Liquid-State and DNA: The Future of Data Storage

Security Staffing

Data storage has evolved since the IBM punch card in 1928. Datastickies, DNA storage and helium drives are just some of the possibilities for the future of data storage.

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The New Cloud, Not the Same as the Old Cloud

Applango Tracks Usage of SaaS Applications

BYOA Advantages and Challenges Similar BYOD

IBM Moves to Take the Analytics Market with Watson

 

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