D-Wave founder named first Canadian Technology Leader

Three members of the Canadian tech community were honoured for their achievements and contributions to the country’s tech scene during an awards ceremony last night. Branded as the Canadian Technology Leaders Awards, the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 27th, 2014 Candice So

Huawei launches HANA hardware

Telecommunications equipment maker, Huawei Technologies Co., is beefing up its enterprise presence with the launch of its FusionCube hardware aimed at companies seeking run their own HANA (High-Performance Analytic Appliance) installations. FusionCube, which

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

IBM workers in China strike over Lenovo takeover

Hundreds of workers at IBM’s sever plant in China walked out of their jobs recently over worries of reduced wages and job cuts once Big Blue’s x86 server business is turned over to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

End of Itanium looms with Xeon E7 v2 release

Intel Corp.’s high-end Itanium server chip, first introduced in 2001, is being pushed aside as the company’s x86-based Xeon chip slowly invades the older microprocessor’s market. With today’s official release of Intel’s 15-core

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

HP updates DL580 servers to Gen8

Hewlett-Packard Co. has released more powerful versions of its ProLiant DL 580 severs, now based on its Generation 8 architecture, for data-intensive workloads. The new server “is the only box that can deliver

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New IBM servers meet Energy Star 2.0 guidelines

IBM has released 11 new two and four socket servers it says meets the version 2.0 of the U.S. Energy Star efficiency guidelines. The units have efficient power supplies, real time power usage

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Network adapter maker adds security

SolarFlare Communications Inc. has added a new security layer for servers to its Flareon 10/40 GbE network adapters. The company said Monday that its SolarSecure solution provides a new layer of server protection

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Visual effects firm chooses Dell gear for Montreal office

Framestore, the United Kingdom-based company behind the stunning visual effects seen in recent hit movies such as Gravity, Iron Man 3 and Skyfall, is deploying workstations, servers and networking switches from Dell in

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

IBM Q4 report reflects shift to cloud delivery models

IBM Corp’s fourth quarter earnings report for 2013, which shows a year-to-year slide in its hardware business coupled with a giant leap in its Internet-based services offering, is a sign the company is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano