Stories by Robert McMillan

EMC drops Clariion pricing

EMC today announced enhancements to its entry-level Clariion CX200 line of networked storage systems, that will see entry-level pricing drop to the AUD$16,000 price range.

HP to announce ISVs for HP-UX on Itanium

Hewlett-Packard Co. on Monday will announce that dozens of additional independent software vendors (ISVs) plan to port their applications to the Itanium version of HP-UX, an HP executive said Friday, in a show of growing support for HP's version of Unix on Intel Corp.'s 64-bit processor.

IBM unleashes T-Rex

The mainframe may be a dinosaur, but it is a carnivorous one. That was IBM's message Tuesday at a press event in San Francisco where it launched its new line of mainframe computers, the first model of which is called the z990 -- code-named T-Rex.

Unisys to launch business process consulting service

Unisys said it plans to enter the nascent business process modeling market next month with a new service offering called Business Blueprints. The services will help developers in a variety of vertical industries develop high-level models of their software using blueprints developed by Unisys.

IBM readies T-Rex mainframe for Tuesday launch

IBM will launch its next generation of mainframe computers, the first model of which will be called the z990, at an event in San Francisco Tuesday, according to an industry analyst.

Sun dreams of Jini 2.0

Sun Microsystems is readying a major upgrade to its Jini networking technology for release at its JavaOne developer conference being held in San Francisco next month, sources close to the company said.

Sun dreams of Jini 2.0

Sun Microsystems is readying a major upgrade to its Jini networking technology for release at its JavaOne developer conference being held in San Francisco next month, sources close to the company said.

The new Web services dance

Choreography standards do not spring up overnight. Indeed, the first crude set of choreographic symbols took more than 400 years and dozens of abandoned efforts to evolve into Hungarian dance master Rudolf von Laban's widely accepted notation for representing the ordered and complex movements of dance.

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