Genband offers Kandy for embedding UC into business apps

For some years industry analysts have complained that many business applications don’t integrate with each other, forcing users to jump from one piece of software or Web site to another for accessing communications

Published on: September 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

HP pushes app performance testing to the cloud

For software developers, write the code can be only half the battle. The other part is stress testing the app to see if it can handle thousands or tens of thousands of users

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Baseball media provider scores by consolidating IT staff

When baseball fans walk into Toronto’s Rogers Centre for a Toronto Blue Jays game they may not notice several boxes mounted on the outside walls of the stadium. They are wireless transmitters that

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Controversy over upcoming Web protocol change

Developers never tire of finding ways to add more objects to Web pages in hopes of beating -- or at least keeping up with -- the apparently limitless increases in server power and bandwidth. However, this

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

10 things developers should know about customer experience

I regularly moderate round tables on topics of interest to CIO’s. These are closed-door sessions and participants are screened to allow us to have a frank, peer to peer discussion about critical topics.

Published on: July 22nd, 2014 Jim Love

HP strengthens backing for OpenStack

Enterprises and service providers looking to investigate private clouds are increasingly checking out the OpenStack open source platform for building cloud infrastructure, which has some big vendors supporting it. Now Hewlett-Packard has doubled

Published on: May 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Tibco overhauls BusinessWorks

With new mobile and Web-based applications increasingly in demand organizations are facing pressure to integrate data faster to get new services live as fast as possible. Tibco has released today what it calls

Published on: April 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Many still haven’t patched PHP vulnerability, say researchers

Here’s another reminder of how important it is to update everything under your control. Researchers at a security vendor say a public exploit in the popular PHP scripting language used by many companies

Published on: March 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

HP torques app development tools

Cloud computing in some ways eases the strain on organizations to create new applications -- why develop when almost everything you need is in the cloud? The thing is not everything is in

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon