Wanted: 19 More of the Top Software People in the World Sung and Unsung
i-Technology Heroes Who's Missing from SYS-CON's i-Technology Top Twenty?"
Our search for the Twenty Top Software People in the World is nearing
completion. In the SYS-CON tradition of empowering readers, we are leaving
the final "cut" to you, so here are the top 40 nominations in alphabetical
Our aim this time round is to whittle this 40 down to our final twenty, not
(yet) to arrange those twenty in any order of preference. All you need to do
to vote is to go to the Further Details page of any nominee you'd like to see
end up in the top half of the poll when we close voting on Christmas Eve,
December 24, and cast your vote or votes. To access the Further Details of
each nominee just click on their name. Happy voting!
In alphabetical order the nominees are:
Tim Berner... (more)
In an open letter to the OS community, Darl McBride writes: 'The most
controversial issue in the information technology industry today is the
ongoing battle over software copyrights and intellectual property. This
battle is being fought largely between vendors who create and sell
proprietary software, and the Open Source community. My company, the SCO
Group, became a focus of this controversy when we filed a lawsuit against IBM
alleging that SCO's proprietary Unix code has been illegally copied into the
free Linux operating system...' Read the full letter here:
The most controve... (more)
SYS-CON's Cloud Expo Europe 2009, held on May 18-19, 2009, in Prague, Czech
Republic, was the first major cloud event in Europe and was co-located with
Virtualization Conference Europe 2009. The next event in the series will be
the 4th International Cloud Expo, Santa Clara, CA, November 2-4, 2009,
co-located with the 7th International Virtualization Conference & Expo.
The two content-packed days in Prague emphasized value with a rich array of
sessions led by exceptional speakers about the business and technical value
of cloud computing. Enjoy the photo album of the show.
From Automation to Virtual Security, a round-up of the Virtualization themes
& topics being discussed March 30-April 1, 2009, in New York City by the
world-class speaker faculty at the 5th International Virtualization
Conference & Expo being held in The Roosevelt Hotel, in midtown Manhattan.
Beyond Datacenter Virtualization - How can the benefits of virtualization now
be applied to transform branch and remote office efficiency and productivity?
Where do new opportunities lie for realizing a truly dynamic enterprise?
Certeon's Co-Founder & Director of Research, Shawn Cooney, will b... (more)
Unisys announced in September a four-part cloud computing strategy that will
enable clients to move their enterprise application workloads securely to
tailored cloud environments and give them confidence in maintaining the
integrity of their critical information.
In this Exclusive Q&A with Cloud Computing Journal in the run-up to SYS-CON's
4th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo (November 2-4, 2009) -
Cloud Expo Conference Chair Jeremy Geelan speaks with Rich Marcello - Unisys
President, Systems & Technology - about the Unisys Secure Cloud and sets the
scene for the u... (more)