As weather becomes more extreme and flooding more common, the ability to predict the likelihood of flooding beforehand in a given geographic area would be a real boon to safety and preparedness. A team of researchers at the University of Texas at Austin and IBM is working to develop technology that could tackle just such a problem right now.
The Oracle Solaris 11 Express operating system is now available on the x86-based Oracle Exadata Database Machines X2-2 and X2-8.
Laserfiche, a document and business process management company, has released Laserfiche Mobile, an iPhone app that allows the user to capture an image with the phone's built-in camera and then put it into the stream of a managed workflow.
Software licensing has not kept pace with the shift to virtualization on campus. IT administrators discuss the challenges they face, and debate the future of licensing.
HP has announced several new additions to its client virtualization product line: the HP t5335z and t5565z Smart Clients, the HP 6360t Mobile Thin Client, and the HP Client Virtualization Enterprise Reference Architecture.
Red Hat has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1.
Oracle has released an update to its cross-platform virtual desktop software, Sun Ray Software 5.2.
A state university's music program has moved its application process online to streamline a previously paper-based enrollment workflow.
Perceptive Software has released an update to ImageNow, the company's enterprise document management system for education, government, and healthcare.
Virtualization can transport the benefits of even specialized computer labs to students anywhere, alleviating crowding and saving money.