Articles By Brian Fonseca

New Sun code transforms x86 servers into storage arrays

New Sun code transforms x86 servers into storage arrays

Sun Microsystems is set to unveil Friday open source software that can repurpose any OpenSolaris-based x86 server into a block-based...

June 11th, 2008 Brian Fonseca
SAP, RIM announce joint development deal

SAP, RIM announce joint development deal

SAP [Nasdaq: SAP] and Research in Motion Ltd. [RIMM] have announced a joint development effort that will allow corporate customers...

May 4th, 2008 Brian Fonseca
Google needs to beef up hosted apps

Google needs to beef up hosted apps

GOOGLE INC. MUST PROVIDE STRONGER DATA MODELS along with role-based access and records management archiving capabilities before most IT managers...

March 31st, 2008 Brian Fonseca
Busy agenda for CIOs in 2008

Busy agenda for CIOs in 2008

FORRESTER RESEARCH RECENTLY RELEASED a report outlining key areas of focus for CIOs in 2008. The report, based on interviews...

January 31st, 2008 Brian Fonseca
External SATA drives may eliminate power cables

External SATA drives may eliminate power cables

Serial ATA International Organization said this week that a specification eliminating the need for Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) drives...

January 17th, 2008 Brian Fonseca
Critics force withdrawal of city’s email deletion policy

Critics force withdrawal of city’s email deletion policy

The mayor of the District of Columbia in the U.S., Adrian Fenty , has decided to withdraw a controversial e-mail...

November 12th, 2007 Brian Fonseca
SAP sets improbable goals for ERP service

SAP sets improbable goals for ERP service

SAP AG this week set aggressive goals for its long-anticipated hosted ERP service for small and midsize businesses, goals that...

September 20th, 2007 Brian Fonseca
IT exec eyes stormy weather

IT exec eyes stormy weather

While bracing his IT systems to weather another hurricane season, Max Prather can’t help but recall just how swiftly undetected...

June 30th, 2007 Brian Fonseca
IT execs brace for hurricane season

IT execs brace for hurricane season

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEFRAMINGHAM - While bracing his IT systems to weather another hurricane season, Max Prather can't help but...

June 3rd, 2007 Brian Fonseca
Web 2.0 needs more support from management

Web 2.0 needs more support from management

An electronic revolution is taking place at the George Washington University, whose CIO last week called for technologies that can...

May 26th, 2007 Brian Fonseca