While many have predicted the demise of the Windows Phone 7 platform, given that only 3 companies are ready to release devices on launch day, others have continued to remind them that when Apple, Palm and Google went to launch, there were even less devices available. Palm had the Pre, Apple had the iPhone, and Google had the G1. The question remains, does Microsoft have something worth getting excited about with Windows Phone 7, or is it just another Flash in the pan?
Only 3 companies will be releasing devices on launch day
As the IT function evolves to a business-oriented mindset, sustaining skilled workforces is an increasing requirement for IT leaders. In this research brief focused on strategies to build and maintain a skilled IT workforce, Gartner offers actions to mitigate the negative impacts of increasing demand and turnover in the IT workforce and amplifies the importance of continuous growth and development in retaining skilled workers.
The relentless growth of digital data, combined with the need to preserve much of that data for years, has created a dilemma for enterprises hoping to manage their limited IT budgets. While a multi-tier approach to storage can help significantly, the costs of current storage solutions, especially those that are disk-based, are misaligned with tiering needs. Read this white paper to learn about a new approach to data storage - hardware and software coming together through open standards to fundamentally change …