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Cliff Saran's Enterprise blog

Unravelling the hype behind IT for creating useful CIO strategies.

August 2010

  • 3Par eBay auction

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 27 Aug 2010
  • 3Par's acqusition is almost becoming an eBay style bidding war with HP now outbidding Dell again. Storage has never been so exciting. Why is thin provisioning so hot?

  • Microsoft DBA tools support still failing

    Ian Murphy 24 Aug 2010
  • Over the last five years, Microsoft has been moving everything to sit on top of SQL Server. Active Directory and Exchange are due to move to sit on SQL Server according to Microsoft briefings while ...

  • DBAs need to take control of Wikis

    Ian Murphy 16 Aug 2010
  • Delivering cost-effective and maintainable content is not easy. Companies have spent literally hundreds of millions of pounds worldwide on websites, content management systems (CMS), hosting sites ...