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IBM Steps Up GPU Power for the Cloud

05/20/2016

IBM Corp. announced on Thursday (May 19) Nvidia power on IBM cloud. Cloud computing is becoming an increasingly powerful option for enterprises

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Life after the hard drive: what is the future of storage?

Mechanical hard drives still make up the majority of storage for personal computers, laptops, and even cloud storage solutions. So...

May 12th, 2016 Chris Lau
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Top 10 IT cost optimization ideas

By Jim McGittigan, a research vice president with Gartner’s CIO Research group, where he focuses on IT financial management. The...

May 11th, 2016 Gartner
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Wake up your employees: How to reduce cyber security risks with employee training

Employees who create vulnerabilities are a cybercriminal’s best friend for breaking through an organization’s security defences. While technical security safeguards...

May 10th, 2016 Yogi Schulz
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Celebrate good ideas and unsung heroes with the CanadianCIO of the Year award

Do you know a talented CIO who is making a difference in your company or the industry as a whole?...

May 4th, 2016 Steve Proctor
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Discovering clouds and other things

Discovering and finding things these days seems to be getting harder (perhaps because I keep losing everything!).  Both “clouds” and...

May 3rd, 2016 Don Sheppard
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Google’s Peter Norvig: Machine learning is a critical tool for enterprise success

The rapid application of machine learning is required for enterprise success; the pace of research application and in particular machine...

April 29th, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki
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The Panama Papers: What does this data breach mean for IT and cybersecurity?

The Panama Papers were released by a hacker who broke into the servers of Mossack Fonseca.  So those papers are stolen...

April 27th, 2016 Donna Lindskog
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Thoughts on CIO Peer Forum 2016: practical takeaways, eye-opening insights and at times, just plain riveting

"Results always win.” That was the answer City of Toronto CIO Rob Meikle gave to a pointed question of “how...

April 22nd, 2016 Jim Love
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Shadow IT: good, bad or just ugly?

Shadow IT is the label used to describe IT computing infrastructure, software and external IT services being used by business...

April 21st, 2016 Yogi Schulz