Profile of Charles BabcockEditor at Large, Cloud
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Charles Babcock is an editor-at-large for InformationWeek and author of Management Strategies for the Cloud Revolution, a McGraw-Hill book. He is the former editor-in-chief of Digital News, former software editor of Computerworld and former technology editor of Interactive Week. He is a graduate of Syracuse University where he obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism. He joined the publication in 2003.
Articles by Charles Babcock
posted in October 2005
Credit union bets that VMware's latest products will get there
Scripting languages such as PHP are driving high-powered, high-speed Web content such as Google Maps, raising their profile and credibility
IBM estimates building out enterprise infrastructures for Web services and service-oriented architecture will amount to a market "in the tens of billions" of dollars, and is looking to Data Power's XML message processing line to help get it there.
The insurer uses technology from Mercury Interactive to get ahead of potential application outages.
But TimesTen support for Oracle's PL/SQL language is still missing.
IT managers are looking for more flexible license structures that allow them to pay only for what they use.
Service competitors argue that Oracle's real goal is to move owners of PeopleSoft, J.D. Edwards, and Siebel apps to Oracle software.
Microsoft technology evangelist Robert Scoble posted a blog http://radio.weblogs.com/0001011/ asking Steve Ballmer and Bill Gates if he could have some money to make an acquisition. It would go toward a company appearing at Web 2.0 this week in San Francisco. Speculation immediately centered on Morfik. What's it got that nobody else has got?