Articles By Jennifer Mears

Toronto hospital goes long for radiation therapy

Toronto hospital goes long for radiation therapy

As director of technical systems for the radiation medicine program at Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto, Terry Michaelson is intimately...

May 11th, 2006 Jennifer Mears
Linux to wear virtual hat

Linux to wear virtual hat

Red Hat recently laid out its strategy to make it easier for customers to run and manage their workloads in...

April 13th, 2006 Jennifer Mears
Linux-based software tackles virtualization

Linux-based software tackles virtualization

SWsoft last month announced upgraded open source software that it says enables customers to move a virtual server and its...

March 2nd, 2006 Jennifer Mears
Thinking through virtualization

Thinking through virtualization

Over the past year, server virtualization has become a new data centre technology du jour. Microsoft, competing head-on with VMware,...

November 10th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
Aspect reaches out beyond the call centre

Aspect reaches out beyond the call centre

Aspect Communications, which specializes in call centre workforce management applications, is updating its self-service software so customers can expand their...

August 18th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
IBM readies high-end mainframe

IBM readies high-end mainframe

IBM Corp. is set to unveil an update to its high-end z990 mainframe that analysts say will enhance the system's...

July 24th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
Offshore use on the rise but savings lag

Offshore use on the rise but savings lag

Companies in growing numbers are turning to offshore service providers as a way to cut costs, but a survey of...

July 20th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
IBM scales up Xeon-based server

IBM scales up Xeon-based server

IBM recently began shipping a Xeon-based server that can scale up to 32 processors for running high-end databases and enterprise...

June 23rd, 2005 Jennifer Mears
IBM scales up Xeon server

IBM scales up Xeon server

IBM this month is expected to begin shipping a Xeon-based server that can scale up to 32 processors for running...

June 2nd, 2005 Jennifer Mears
Study: Licensing stalls grid computing

Study: Licensing stalls grid computing

A new report by The 451 Group suggests that the traditional per-CPU software licensing model is throwing a wrench in...

June 2nd, 2005 Jennifer Mears