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Five 3D Virtual Environments For Business

These immersive virtual environments offer low-cost, easy-to-set-up, browser-based meeting spaces.

Building a More Resourceful Cloud

USENIX researchers are looking at ways to offer more flexible pricing and services for cloud computing services.

Windows XP, Vista AutoRun Update Reduces Malware Infections by 82%

Microsoft today credited a February security update for lowering AutoRun-abusing malware infection rates on Windows XP and Vista by as much as 82%.

VMware to Buy Digital Fuel to Simplify Cloud Economics

VMware is to acquire Digital Fuel Technologies, a vendor of IT financial management software that helps companies determine the cost of IT services.

Top 29 Laptop Apps, Downloads, and Services

Here are 29 effective ways to beef up your laptop's security, connectivity, syncing, media management, and more.

Develop a Cloud Computing Error Logging Strategy

Error handling and trace logs are as old as the hills. Of course this is handled in the clouds, right?? Keep laughing...

ICloud and IOS 5: New Challenges for Business

The ongoing march of iPads and iPhones into workplaces of all shapes and sizes is beginning to make Apple a fairly common tech brand in businesses and enterprises.

When the Worst Happens: SharePoint Recovery

SharePoint has become vital to the business infrastructure and, in many companies, it's even used as the company's face to the world: its public facing website...

Precise Virtualizes Application Monitoring

In an effort to reduce deployment time, software provider Precise Software has packaged its flagship application performance management (APM) application in a...

Cloud Storage Services Keep Your Data Safe and Accessible

Through free and affordable cloud services, you can easily back up your data, sync your files across multiple computers and devices, and access your essential files anywhere.

Best Free iPhone and iPad Apps of 2011 (So Far)

They're new, they're fun, they're useful and best of all, they're free -- Here are 20 iOS apps for work and play.


Bluestacks Runs Android Apps on a PC

Bluestacks plans to soon start offering technology that will let PC users run Android apps on their laptops and desktops.

Aternity App Monitor Now Covers Web 2.0 Apps

Aternity has updated its application monitoring software to better watch Outlook, Java and Web applications