Articles By Jeff Jedras

HP brings NFC-enabled access control to new enterprise printers

NEW YORK CITY – No more fumbling to remember your password to release your print job – there’s now an app for that. Hewlett-Packard Co. today launched two new enterprise printers along with

Published on: March 19th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell opens Workstation Virtualization Center of Excellence

ROUND ROCK, TEX. – Dell cut the ribbon last week on its first Workstation Virtualization Center of Excellence here as it seeks  to make it easier for enterprises to take workstations virtual. The CoE will

Published on: March 14th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell mobile workstation fills gap with entry-level 15-in. model

AUSTIN, Tex – Dell is moving to address what it has identified as an unserved gap in the workstation market with the launch of the Precision M2800, a 15-inch mobile workstation. As part of

Published on: March 9th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell pushing workstation virtualization

ROUND ROCK, Tex. – Dell is hoping new reference architectures will help drive workstation virtualization into data centres, increasing productivity and leading to a more efficient use of computing resources by enterprise customers. During

Published on: March 7th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

It’s a short line from hacktivism to terrorism, says Eugene Kaspersky

PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic – There are a lot of threats in the cyberworld but one that concerns Eugene Kaspersky the most is hacktivism. The founder of Russian IT security vendor Kaspersky Lab, told attendees

Published on: February 12th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Cyber-security best practices for a hack-free Sochi games

With thousands of athletes, officials and spectators at Sochi, Russia for the Winter Olympic Games there are a lot of laptops, tablets and mobile devices -- tempting targets for cyber criminals, and even government snoops.

Published on: February 10th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

SaaS users have risky tech habits: Softchoice

A new report from Toronto-based solution provider Softchoice is raising concerns about the impact of software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications on end user behaviour, and recommends steps that can be taken to mitigate the IT

Published on: January 30th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

BlackBerry’s BBM push continues under new leadership

While turmoil may swirl in the upper ranks at Waterloo, Ont.-based smartphone manufacturer BlackBerry, the vendor’s BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) team has managed to snag some momentum, and it hopes to keep that momentum

Published on: November 26th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Virtual machines in crosshairs for EMC’s new XtremIO all-flash array

IT infrastructure vendor EMC Corp. has launched XtremIO, a new all-flash storage array the company says will be a game changer for enterprises that provision virtual machines, and in markets such as financial

Published on: November 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Visual analytics is making big data more accessible, actionable

LAS VEGAS – While big data and analytics is still in the theory stage for many businesses, a media panel on visual analytics at IBM’s Information on Demand conference showcased several real-world examples

Published on: November 6th, 2013 Jeff Jedras