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Web publishing as a service

As cloud computing matures and evolves, almost everything IT-related is a target for “as a Service” delivery, from the most...

October 27th, 2014 Don Sheppard

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Are you ready for open source CPUs?

Open source software has been around for years, and for obvious reasons -- all it takes is a PC to...

August 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Bring Google scale to your datacentre

One of the pleasures of being a giant data processing company is the scale it gives for buying and creating...

August 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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SUSE updates OpenStack distribution

SUSE LLC has released Cloud 4,  the latest version of its OpenStack distribution for building Infrastructure as a Service private...

August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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HP gets closer to Hortonworks

Hewlett-Packard Co. has deepened its partnership with Hadoop distribution maker Hortonworks by investing US$50 million in the startup, for which...

July 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Need OLAP on Hadoop? Here’s two solutions

Canadian organizations are increasingly looking at the open source Hadoop platform for processing large data sets across clusters of commodity...

July 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

B.C. provider starts fixed LTE-based broadband service

New B.C. student information systems in controversy

When the British Columbia government announced a multi-million dollar 12-year contract with Fujitsu Consulting (Canada) Inc. last November to develop...

June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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The ten skills to look for when you hire for the cloud

The cloud computing steamroller continues to roll along. As part of its 2014 IT forecast, TEKsystems surveyed around 900 Canadian...

June 4th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Heartbleed update: Things are better

OpenSSL and other open projects to get money for security audits

One of the problems with some open source software is there sometimes aren't enough volunteer developers to comb through code to...

May 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon