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Active monitoring: when robots simulate user behaviour Active monitoring: when robots simulate user behaviour

A robot is put in to take the user’s place, with a workstation that is identical in all respects, and various different application execution scenarios are calibrated…

SaaS opens the way for DCIM SaaS opens the way for DCIM

More affordable, easier and allowing for a progressive approach to manage Data Center: SaaS offers many advantages when compared with an on-site solution

Repairing infrastructures on the fly! Repairing infrastructures on the fly!

The effective management of how the complex systems react is beyond the scope of many companies. But the systems have to run…

bullion S: the new lion from Bull bullion S: the new lion from Bull

“I believe we’ve designed the world’s best servers”

Cloud, Big Data, IoT… the growing headache of capacity planning Cloud, Big Data, IoT… the growing headache of capacity planning

As information systems become ever more complex, capacity planning is an increasingly sensitive – and strategic – task for IT Departments

Operational excellence: difficult, not impossible Operational excellence: difficult, not impossible

With increasing calls on their services, IT Departments are finding it harder and harder to guarantee the service levels expected by their internal customers.

Real-time election nights in Toulouse Real-time election nights in Toulouse

A real-time Business Intelligence solution for local elections

Bringing the human element to database monitoring Bringing the human element to database monitoring

The database is probably one of the most critical components of the information system. If it stops working, the organization’s whole activity grind to a halt.

Customer-supplier relationships: 5 approaches to CSR Customer-supplier relationships: 5 approaches to CSR

Depending on the procuring organizations, CSR can play a primordial role, or one that aligns closely with the development of the business and its ecosystem… or it can just be an add-on

LOT won a lot of awards LOT won a lot of awards

LOT Polish Airlines has been awarded as the company operating the best mobile site.

How logistics and IT gives Sonepar Deutschland the edge How logistics and IT gives Sonepar Deutschland the edge

With 36,000 employees and a turnover of 16 billion Euros, Sonepar sells electrical products to the trade, retail and industry.

Unified supervision links IT performance to service levels Unified supervision links IT performance to service levels

Overall monitoring of IT services rather than of individual technical components means the infrastructure can be managed to align with users’ needs. At the heart of this service are better responsiveness, cost savings, dialogue and innovation.

“The Data Center is a family home.” “The Data Center is a family home.”

Claire Phalippou, Consultant, Bull Advisory Services Any DCIM project starts with an exhaustive inventory of what the Data Center holds. That’s when you realize that the Data Center is rather like a family home: you think you know it by heart, you’re sure you’re aware of everything in it. But when you actually carry out that in-depth examination you often find quite a few surprises.

Bull announces a new generation of converged infrastructures, Bull BNEX, based on bullion servers Bull announces a new generation of converged infrastructures, Bull BNEX, based on bullion servers

Agility, scalability and seamless integration for the new converged infrastructures. In the infrastructure domain, IT organizations today face a triple challenge: quickly and accurately respond to business line requests, manage exponential growth of data and flows, optimize the use of resources and investment in a context of limited budgets. Converged infrastructures increasingly appear as the solution to the puzzle of these conflicting requirements.

Bull Vision services recognized by CA Technologies for their ability to speed up IT transformation Bull Vision services recognized by CA Technologies for their ability to speed up IT transformation

Bull has scooped the annual ‘Business Transformation’ EMEA Partner Award given by independent software vendor CA Technologies. The award recognizes the recent rollout of Bull’s Vision monitoring services based on CA Nimsoft Monitor that helps customers to accelerate IT transformation, across Europe and Africa. This is also a recognition to Bull’s commercial dynamism and ability to deliver value added solutions.

Bull launches GCOS7 V12 for its large mainframes Bull launches GCOS7 V12 for its large mainframes

Bull has today announced the launch of version V12 of its GCOS7 operating system. The new version guarantees the sustainability and continuity of Bull’s mainframes designed to support the core computing requirements of large businesses and public sector bodies. Whether it involves modernizing government or boosting corporate competitiveness, GCOS7 mainframes are at the very heart of process computerization and infrastructure consolidation initiatives.

Healthcare: where security meets innovation Healthcare: where security meets innovation

Faced with huge medical and social challenges, the healthcare sector is undergoing radical change. From medical imaging to electronic patient records, information technologies play an increasingly fundamental role in addressing these emerging issues.

French Defense Procurement Agency (Direction Générale de l’Armement, DGA) turns to Bull to develop its Scorpion combat information system (SICS) Major contract with French Army

Bull will equip all Army units from 2016 onwards with a unified information system, under a contract worth some €40 million.