Sun Unveils Green Data Center
New energy-efficient data center saves $1 million in energy bills, 11,000 tons of carbon dioxide and 670,000 gallons of water every year, according to Sun.
Tools for the Modern IT Organization
As technology executives' mandate shifts from supporting business growth to managing technology efficiently, CIOs increasingly are pursuing IT flexibility through tools such as cloud computing, virtualization, software as a service and outsourcing.
Cloud Computing Gives E-Discovery a Lift
Firms are looking to cloud computing's utility model as a way to rein in the infrastructure costs required to support e-discovery capabilities and improve their regulatory response.
Outsourcing’s Appeal Grows During Volatile Times
Amid the economic downturn, more and more Wall Street firms are considering outsourcing to cut costs as well as gain access to technology and expertise. But the shaky economy requires firms to do more outsourcing due diligence than ever before.
Exclusive: 2009 IT Spending to Drop Only 5%
Despite all the doom and gloom in the economy, a recent study from Aite Group says overall IT spending will only drop five percent and that risk management and compliance were two of the highest priorities. Business intelligence, document management and wealth management are areas that will see less resources in 2009.
Leveraging Technology to Navigate Volatile Markets
Advancing technology continues to enable opportunity for greater efficiency, and firms that take advantage of it will be better able to navigate in this uncertain economic environment and emerge as stronger players in the future.