Articles By brian bloom

AMD and Nvidia release high-performance GPUs

AMD and Nvidia release high-performance GPUs

AMD and Nvidia have made fresh inroads into the supercomputing market, each releasing new graphical processing unit (GPU) chips designed...

November 12th, 2012 brian bloom
Apple and HTC bury the hatchet

Apple and HTC bury the hatchet

Following years of legal battles over patents, Apple Inc. and HTC Corp. have agreed to a cross-licensing scheme that will...

November 12th, 2012 brian bloom
Microsoft SQL Server: Now in-memory

Microsoft SQL Server: Now in-memory

Microsoft has announced that the next version of SQL server will have the capability to run entire databases in-memory, offering...

November 7th, 2012 brian bloom
The beating heart of health care analytics

The beating heart of health care analytics

The human body is still a more complex machine than any computer in the world. But researchers in Canada are...

November 7th, 2012 brian bloom
Q&A with HP on a new BYOD era

Q&A with HP on a new BYOD era

Mobile devices are now a fixture of the enterprise workplace. While the big issues that concern companies remain security and policies,...

November 6th, 2012 brian bloom
Hacker rampage reportedly tied to Anonymous

Hacker rampage reportedly tied to Anonymous

Hackers presumably linked to the infamous Anonymous group have created a dump site of information stolen from several major companies,...

November 6th, 2012 brian bloom
Intel offering newer, faster enterprise SSD

Intel offering newer, faster enterprise SSD

Intel has released a new solid-state drive that it says can offer read/write speeds of 500MBps and 460MBps, almost double what...

November 5th, 2012 brian bloom
Brocade buys Vyatta for undisclosed sum

Brocade buys Vyatta for undisclosed sum

Brocade Communications Systems Inc. has aqcuired Vyatta Inc., which develops open-source software for network virtualization and cloud computing environments.  Brocade, a...

November 5th, 2012 brian bloom
Windows Phone 8 SDK gets mixed reviews

Windows Phone 8 SDK gets mixed reviews

Microsoft is being praised for releasing a powerful software development kit for its new Windows 8 platform. But some developers...

November 5th, 2012 brian bloom
Interview: David Ossip on Ceridian Dayforce

Interview: David Ossip on Ceridian Dayforce

In this week's podcast, we talk to Ceridian Dayforce president David Ossip, who explains the business case behind the cloud-based...

November 2nd, 2012 brian bloom