Archive: November 7th, 2011

Microsoft’s SQL Server 2012: What’s coming in the three main editions

Microsoft’s SQL Server 2012: What’s coming in the three main editions

Microsoft is adding a brand-new business-intelligence SKU and core-based licensing to its coming SQL Server 2012 database offering due next year.

Top 10 benefits of server virtualization

Top 10 benefits of server virtualization

Server virtualization on the x86 platform has been around now for more than a decade. And yet many in the industry still consider it a “new” technology. But those of us who have already widely adopted the technology in our own environments have grown to believe that it’s something we could not live without. Many of us also have the opinion that there is simply no going back to a “physical-only world.”

Oracle reveals open source JavaFX plans

Oracle reveals open source JavaFX plans

The company seeks transparency and an open development model in addition to the replacement of any closed code with open code

HTML5 WebSocket to speed Web apps

HTML5 WebSocket to speed Web apps

The HTML5-related WebSocket standard could enable a new generation of real-time, ‘zero-latency’ Web apps, asserts Kaazing’s CTO