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


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

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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. CEO Marc Benioff and Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who have tossed verbal...

June 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Big Data pushing faster, better decisions

Big Data pushing faster, better decisions

BThe potential for making better and faster business decisions is pushing large companies to invest huge sums of money on...

January 11th, 2013

WANdisco’s mission critical-ready Hadoop

WANdisco’s mission critical-ready Hadoop

Hadoop offers large enterprises a way out of their Big Data processing challenges but the Java-based programming framework but comes...

January 10th, 2013

Oracle’s next target: Teradata

Oracle’s next target: Teradata

Optimistic and confident seem confining words to describe Oracle Corp. founder CEO Larry Ellison. Jaunty, brash and cocky fit better.  So...

September 28th, 2012 Howard Solomon