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Firms still not acting on data retention

First the good news: The number of companies without a data retention plan has gone down from 14 per cent in 2011...

January 10th, 2013

Linux central to Higgs Boson discovery, claims physicist

Linux central to Higgs Boson discovery, claims physicist

LONDON -- After Linux was founding wanting over last weekend's leap second server hiatus, some better news - it helped...

July 6th, 2012 John E Dunn

Hadoop ready for corporate IT, execs say

Hadoop ready for corporate IT, execs say

NEW YORK -- Despite some lingering technology issues, Hadoop is ready for enterprise use, IT executives said Tuesday at the...

November 9th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan

IBM

IBM

IBM on Wednesday announced a new range of integrated systems for large-scale data analysis, mounting a fresh challenge to rival...

April 7th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Big Blue aims supercomputing at enterprises

Big Blue aims supercomputing at enterprises

A familiar user interface might help high performance compute cluster (HPCC) technology gain traction in the mid-market and enterprise crowd,...

June 28th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Cluster computing rocks … when used to analyze them

Cluster computing rocks … when used to analyze them

Analyzing rocks may not be everybody's idea of a fascinating avocation. But such analysis can translate into huge practical benefits,...

June 20th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Privacy advocates: Congress must police data gathering

Privacy advocates: Congress must police data gathering

Assurances of limited scope from the leaders of two proposed U.S. government data-gathering projects weren't good enough for privacy advocates,...

May 20th, 2003 Grant Gross

Companies reassess accounting apps

Companies reassess accounting apps

In light of the accounting problems that have plagued American corporations over the past year, there has been increased attention...

August 22nd, 2002 Chris Conrath

U of Waterloo Delves Into Deep Computing

U of Waterloo Delves Into Deep Computing

The University of Waterloo and IBM Canada Ltd. are jointly establishing a research facility that will focus on the area...

November 30th, 2000 CIO Canada Staff