Virtualization is a venerable old computing concept that has achieved new life in recent years.
Virtualization brings to life a new world of more flexible service provisioning while cleverly emulating the old world that is being replaced. Virtualization refers to any approach that abstracts the external interface from the internal implementation of some service, functionality, or other resource.
On May 18, the night before Forrester’s IT Forum, Forrester will be hosting a Las Vegas Tweetup. Tweetups are low-key social events where Twitterers can network and meet the people they tweet with. Anyone can attend; it is an informal atmosphere that allows casual conversations.
Forrester’s IT Forum Tech Innovation Demonstrations are your first glimpse at new and alternative technologies that will provide solutions to your current business needs. View innovative products and services selected by Forrester analysts that will stretch the boundaries of what you’d previously thought possible. The Tech Innovation Demonstrations will be hosted in the Technology Showcase at The Palazzo Las Vegas.
Forrester Wave™ Demonstration: Content Security Wave™ Wednesday, May 20: 12:40–1:00 p.m. Thursday, May 21: 1:35–1:55 p.m. Presenters: Kyle McNabb, Chenxi Wang
Forrester TechRadar™ Demonstration: Software-as-a-Service TechRadar™ Wednesday, May 20: 6:40–7:00 p.m. Presenters: Kyle McNabb, Liz Herbert
Theater Presentations Wednesday, May 20: 1:00–1:20 p.m. Case Study: IT Organizational Assessments In The Real World Presenter: Marc Cecere
Oracle President Charles Phillips pleasantly surprised Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) Collaborate 09 attendees this morning during his keynote with the decision to waive Extended Support fees for a number of product lines through 2010 and 2011. As customers and prospects face one of the worst global economic crises, proactive relief on support and maintenance fees could not come at a better time.