Stories by Melanie Liew

SOA or perish

Organizations must focus their development efforts around the creation of services. This will enable them to respond to changes in business conditions quickly and effectively. For this reason, the service-oriented architecture (SOA) is vital to a company's survival.

WebMethods reinvents for growth

SINGAPORE (11/18/2003) - WebMethods Inc. has embarked on a new strategy to ensure its long term growth -- it has expanded its portfolio to include offerings in the enterprise service-oriented architecture, business activity monitoring and portal spaces.

Oracle maps out its grid goals

SINGAPORE (09/23/2003) - Information technology organizations are inefficient because they do not use their assets efficiently. This is because currently, many IT shops run one server at 90 percent capacity and the other at 10 percent.

Fiber channel market becomes three-way fight

The intelligent fibre channel switching scene is turning out to be a three-cornered tussle between McData , Brocade Communications Systems and Cisco Systems , which are all embedding applications in their fibre channel switches.