Articles By Patrick Thibodeau

Outgoing U.S. CIO warns of ‘an IT cartel’

Outgoing U.S. CIO warns of ‘an IT cartel’

In a wide-ranging discussion Friday with President Barack Obama's top science advisors, Federal CIO Vivek Kundra warned of the dangers...

July 20th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
IBM releases cloud-based Web analytics software

IBM releases cloud-based Web analytics software

IBM has released a Web analytics tool that combines two existing products from its acquisitions last year, Coremetrics, a Web...

July 14th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
CIOs losing control of IT, survey finds

CIOs losing control of IT, survey finds

In an increasing number of organizations, the CIO is not the person who decides what IT projects should get investment....

July 7th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
In a shift, firms say U.S. will lead IT growth

In a shift, firms say U.S. will lead IT growth

IT hardware and software companies expect to see most of their revenue coming this year from the U.S. market, which...

July 5th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Japan answers China’s supercomputing surge

Japan answers China’s supercomputing surge

A new supercomputer from Japan whose performance passed the 8 petaflop milestone ended China's brief period atop the list of...

June 22nd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Google, Apple, Facebook turn N.C. into data centre hub

Google, Apple, Facebook turn N.C. into data centre hub

Apple Inc.'s new US$1 billion data centre looms large on Google Earth, putting its Maiden, N.C., home on the map....

June 20th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
Obama’s CIO quits, joins Harvard

Obama’s CIO quits, joins Harvard

The first person ever appointed as the CIO of the federal government, Vivek Kundra, is resigning after two and a...

June 17th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
HP reshuffles executives, prompts departures

HP reshuffles executives, prompts departures

Hewlett-Packard today made some seismic level changes to its top management that included the exit of its CIO, Randy Mott,...

June 14th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
IT increasingly bypassed on cloud adoption

IT increasingly bypassed on cloud adoption

IT departments, long criticized as being too slow in offering new technologies and services, may be facing a grassroots rebellion...

June 3rd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
New H-1B visa rules may encourage

New H-1B visa rules may encourage

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has proposed a new process for filing H-1B visa petitions that it says could...

June 1st, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau