Another day, another statement out of Oracle meant to embarrass HP's brand
Late Wednesday, three days into the SAP trial, Oracle came out and said,
"Hewlett-Packard has refused to accept service of a subpoena requiring Mr.
Apotheker to testify about his role in SAP's illegal conduct. Mr. Apotheker
started work for HP on Monday, but it now appears that the HP Board of
Directors has decided to keep him away from HP's headquarters and outside the
court's jurisdiction. We will continue to try to serve him."
HP might as well have painted a big bull's eye on Apotheker's chest because
Oracle's gonna use his failure to show as evidence, circumstantial or
otherwise, of his alleged complicity in the illegal downloading of Oracle IP
that went for years at SAP's now shuttered third-party maintenance outfit,
The trial is supposed to decide how much SAP ow... (more)
SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Interop, produced by UBM Tech,
today previews news from more than 60 exhibitors who will make announcements
at Interop Las Vegas, happening next week, May 6-10 at the Mandalay Bay
Convention Center. As the premier event for IT professionals, Interop serves
as a launch pad for the most innovative technologies in business IT. For more
information, visit www.interop.com/lasvegas.
"Interop continues to be a must-attend event for IT decision makers to
discover new technologies ... (more)
HP on Tuesday announced a suite of new products and services that enable
businesses and governments to leverage the power of the cloud while ensuring
they meet required levels of security, performance and availability.
Cloud computing is an important and growing platform for Instant-On
Enterprises, where everything and everyone is connected. Instant-On
Enterprises require IT environments that are flexible, automated and secure,
and able to quickly adjust to changing demand.
While cloud computing delivers benefits such as faster deployment of new
services, reduction in IT headcoun... (more)
Oracle Keynote at Cloud Expo
Cloud Computing News - Oracle co-president Charles Phillips was supposed to
become CEO of CA - for all its muddied skirts still one of the world's
largest software companies - and then those "soul mates forever" billboards
popped up in New York, Atlanta and San Francisco, exposing his near
decade-long bi-coastal double life with wife and son in the East and a
live-in girlfriend in the West.
Six days after Phillips was forced to admit that a picture of him and his
ex-girlfriend canoodling was hanging over Times Square, CA named board member
and execu... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that the 8th International Cloud Expo will
take place June 6-9, 2011, in New York City.
The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's
leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York,
Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 600 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry
professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception,
more than all other Cloud-related events put together.
Cloud Computing Expo 2011 East
Call for Papers Deadline November 30, 2010 - SUBMIT YOUR SPEAKING PROPOSAL
HP’s latest answer to scale-out, which it interprets as clouds, grids,
compute farms, Web 2.0 and HPC, is the BL2x220c G5, which it says is the
world’s first two-in-one server, offering the highest compute density
in the industry or more than three times the density of traditional 1U
rack-mounts. HP doesn’t want to rent out its cloud; it wants to be the
equipment under other people’s clouds.
The gismo puts two independent servers in a single blade enclosure to double
performance and reduce real estate requirements. That means 32 server nodes
per enclosure... (more)