Articles By Jennifer Mears

Study: Outsourcing losing luster

Study: Outsourcing losing luster

While organizations turned to outsourcing during tough economic times to cut costs and boost efficiencies, a study by Deloitte Consulting...

April 25th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
Clustering firm to knock on data centre doors

Clustering firm to knock on data centre doors

Meiosys Inc., a start-up that specializes in moving applications among physical servers to maximize performance and availability, is working with...

February 17th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
IT hiring inches upward

IT hiring inches upward

John Halamka, CIO of Harvard Medical School and CareGroup Healthcare System in Boston, has an aggressive project on his plate...

January 24th, 2005 Jennifer Mears
Offshoring remains hot issue for IT

Offshoring remains hot issue for IT

Corporate users in growing numbers are turning to offshore services providers as a way to cut costs, boost efficiencies and...

December 31st, 2004 Jennifer Mears
Dell continues network battle

Dell continues network battle

Two years ago, Jim Barry was scratching his head over Dell Inc.'s decision to enter the switching market. Today, the...

August 4th, 2004 Jennifer Mears
Jobs at risk

Jobs at risk

MedSite Inc. figured it could save money by using offshore resources to bulk up its IT staff, but the online...

July 19th, 2004 Jennifer Mears
The promise of offshoring

The promise of offshoring

It's a hot-button issue to be sure, but business customers using offshore services say the decision to move jobs overseas...

July 5th, 2004 Jennifer Mears
Sun redirects server technology

Sun redirects server technology

Sun Microsystems Inc. is pushing a processor technology that it says will let single chips within servers handle multiple tasks...

April 18th, 2004 Jennifer Mears
Dell targets SMBs with Oracle bundle

Dell targets SMBs with Oracle bundle

In a move aimed at small and midsize businesses, Dell Inc. Tuesday said it will sell Oracle Corp.’s Standard Edition...

April 6th, 2004 Jennifer Mears
IBM targets telecom providers with new blade system

IBM targets telecom providers with new blade system

IBM Corp. this week announced an expansion of its blade server lineup with a system designed specifically for telecommunications providers...

March 18th, 2004 Jennifer Mears