Can Microsoft unite Windows?

Overseeing multiple operating systems isn't a picnic for IT administrators. Already on their minds are versions of Windows desktop and server, BlackBerry, Android, Linux and a few network OS. So when Microsoft CEO

Published on: July 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

A tablet with everything you might need

As an IT executive I'm exposed to many different devices. While some are cool, and perhaps even useful for specific tasks and/or specific roles, they can't be used productively by the majority of users. Some

Published on: July 25th, 2014 Arik Kalininsky

Why IT needs to prepare for an environment with fewer Windows

Many CIOs still think that this is a Microsoft-dominated world when they look at the number of Windows desktops and servers in their environment. But a report last week from Gartner and comments

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Smith Micro expands QuickLink Mobile protection for Android, Windows

The move to tablets and smart phones by workers out of the office has become something of a marathon, as sales of the devices show. But not all have enterprise-grade security. Smith Micro

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadians are relatively virus-free, says Microsoft

No one is immune from malware, viruses, worms and the myriad other threats to computer security. As fast as security software firms find and patch a vulnerability, someone, somewhere, finds and exploits another.

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

HP debuts enterprise-friendly notebook/tablet

Hewlett-Packard Co. is aiming one of its latest mobility products at what it sees as a growing number of users who lean towards work-oriented tablet devices that also come with a full function

Published on: June 5th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Absolute Software releases “first-to-market” full BYOD for Mac and Windows

Absolute Software Corp. says the new version 6.5 of its Absolute Manage security and management tool extends "market-first" full BYOD capabilities to Mac and Windows computers. The latest iteration also supports Cisco's Identity

Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Move Over, Mobile: Time to Upgrade the PC

Back in the day, PC upgrading was a ritual for enthusiasts and even businesses. These days, tablets and smart phones are taking the priority for upgrades. The smart phone upgrade cycle is shorter

Published on: May 21st, 2014 Chris Lau

SweetLabs debuts app platform for Android, Windows OEMs

A new platform from SweetLabs represents the company’s further move away from Windows desktops and into the mobile app recommendation market Titled simply “App Install Platform,” SweetLabs’ new offering builds on the success

Published on: May 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks