Archive: October 7th, 2011

How Many Apps Are Too Many?

How Many Apps Are Too Many?

80% of tablet apps are discovered through app stores

Social Network Ad Revenues to Reach $10 Billion Worldwide in 2013

Social Network Ad Revenues to Reach $10 Billion Worldwide in 2013

Worldwide social network ad revenues will reach $5.54 billion this year, eMarketer estimates, with just under half that amount, $2.74 billion, coming from the US market.

IBM Targets Mobile Computing, Social Networking With App Development Server

IBM Targets Mobile Computing, Social Networking With App Development Server

IBM (NYSE:IBM) has launched a low-priced application server, based on its XPages technology, that ISVs and solution providers can use to develop and deploy social networking and business process applications through the Web and mobile devices.

Five Challenges to Monitoring Cloud Applications

Five Challenges to Monitoring Cloud Applications

Perhaps there’s a working assumption that monitoring cloud applications is only marginally different from monitoring internal enterprise applications. That assumption couldn’t be more wrong. Undoubtedly, there are similarities in the monitoring of enterprise applications that transpose seamlessly to the cloud. But monitoring cloud applications bring new challenges that need to be addressed by the IT organization.