New Cisco software saves energy on any IP-connected device

In an increasingly urbanized world, 70 per cent of all energy is consumed by cities, and of that, 70 per cent is consumed by buildings, according to Cisco Systems Inc. Reining in energy

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 21st, 2013 Dave Webb

Oil, gas field sensors exposed to radio wave attack

Software vulnerabilities in sensors used by many oil and gas companies to monitor industrial processes are leaving these businesses vulnerable to potential remote attacks using radio waves, according to a computer security research

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 26th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Green energy to take centre stage in Ont. election

Celestica Inc., which has sharply shifted its focus recently toward becoming a green energy firm, hopes the fallout of the upcoming Ontario Provincial Election in October will have little impact on the province’s

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 17th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Can the U.S. exploit offshore wind energy?

If wind is ever to be a significant part of the energy equation in this country we'll need to take it offshore -- into the deep oceans. Large offshore wind objects could harness about

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 13th, 2010 Michael Cooney

Yahoo opens ‘chicken coop’ green data centre

Yahoo Inc. is opening a data centre in upstate New York that uses aradical new design to reduce energy costs by 40 percent, the company saidMonday.The data centre in Lockport,near Niagara Falls,is cooled

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 20th, 2010 James Niccolai

IT’s human energy crisis

Word association time: When I say "IT energy," what do you think of? After everything that's been written in the past couple of years about green IT and the amount of electricity that's

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 7th, 2010 Thornton A. May

Need to make a case for Green IT? Find a

It shouldn’t be difficult to make a business case for implementing green IT initiatives, speakers at ITAC’s Executive Forum on Green ICT said Monday. The bigger challenge is in sustaining that momentum, they

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 28th, 2010 Kathleen Sibley

IBM will inch up heat in new data centre

IBM Corp. has opened a football field-size data centre in North Carolina it says will rely heavily on outside air for cooling as it turns up the heat inside, gradually.This new facility, about 60,000

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 5th, 2010 Patrick Thibodeau

Hiring managers: Personal networks hold power

We've all been told, "Networking is critical," so often that by now it's about as interesting as, "You should floss daily." But the truth of the matter is that CIOs in the know

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 28th, 2010 kristen lamoreaux