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End of the line: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 support ends Tuesday

It seemed only yesterday that Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 (July 14, 2015 technically speaking), but finally, SQL...

April 11th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

Dun & Bradstreet announces new online credit monitoring database

Before there was LinkedIn, there was Dun & Bradstreet. In the pre-social media age, companies that needed to verify their...

January 26th, 2016 ITWorldCanada.com staff

Cost Benefit Case for Pure Data System for Analytics

Cost Benefit Case for Pure Data System for Analytics

In today's world of big data and real-time information, organizations must deal with fast growing data volumes, demands for more...

November 6th, 2015 IT World Canada

IBM IoT

IBM provides insight at its business analytics conference

IBM provided updates to its new initiatives at its business analytics conference on September 16th. The company focused primarily on...

September 22nd, 2015 Chris Lau

BlackBerry

Where BlackBerry went wrong, and where it is headed next

John Chen spoke with Rich Karlgaard about BlackBerry’s turnaround. Chen said he turned down the CEO position three times before...

September 20th, 2015 Chris Lau

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Neo Technology updates its Neo4j graph database

Neo Technology has released a new version of its Neo4J graph database, saying the improved product will move the niche...

January 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Report from Oracle’s Innovation Forum

I attended the Oracle Innovation Forum in Toronto on Nov. 6,  a full day seminar billed as an opportunity to...

November 14th, 2013 Don Sheppard

Oracle upgrades MySQL GUI

Oracle upgrades MySQL GUI

Oracle Corp. [NASDAQ: ORCL] has announced an upgrade to the user interface for its open source MySQL database, saying it...

August 13th, 2013 IT World Canada

Salesforce CEO gushes over Oracle, Ellison quieter

They couldn’t have been closer pals. Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who have tossed verbal...

June 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon