A survey of CIOs and IT managers has found that virtualisation and cloud are top priorities for the coming year.
It was pure accident that led to Dr Clive Summerfield becoming one of the nation’s leading speech recognition and voice biometrics experts. On first arriving in Australia he’d been offered the pick of two research jobs – one working on video technology and the other on speech – by the time he had decided he fancied working in video that position had been filled, leaving just the speech research role open.
Building on its partnership with VMware, global Application Delivery Networking provider, F5, has announced it will support VXLAN functionality, enabling organisations to seamlessly support software defined networking (SDN) initiatives by combining VMware and F5 solutions.
Global sales of ultrabooks are set to explode over the next five years, despite the current “prohibitively expensive” cost of purchasing them, according to a new industry survey, which also predicts that sales will hit a high of 148.7 million by 2016, up from just 1.3 million sold last year – a massive jump of 109 percent.