Articles By Rebecca Reid

Canada

Canada

For the first time in years, the hardware sector of Canada’s IT industry is growing, according to data from IDC...

April 14th, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Microsoft beefs up free software update tool

Microsoft beefs up free software update tool

Hackers around the world work day and night to dent Microsoft Corp.’s armour; that’s why companies must diligently deploy patches...

April 14th, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Microsoft attempts to woo GroupWise customers

Microsoft attempts to woo GroupWise customers

Microsoft Canada Co. is taking a run at Novell Inc. with a new customer-migration campaign. Microsoft’s aim: make it cheaper...

April 12th, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Canadian Geographic finds place on the ‘Net

Canadian Geographic finds place on the ‘Net

If you’ve ever wondered where the Boreal Shield is located — or you just need to ace GEOG 101 —...

April 6th, 2005 Rebecca Reid
IP videoconferencing offers cheaper, more stable option than ISDN: user

IP videoconferencing offers cheaper, more stable option than ISDN: user

Two years ago, venture capitalists MDS Capital Corp. used to pay stacks of money for a low-quality ISDN-based videoconferencing service....

March 31st, 2005 Rebecca Reid
When will grid resource allocation grow up?

When will grid resource allocation grow up?

While grid computing has received a lot of press in the past couple of years, it is still difficult for...

March 31st, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Justice is slow for SCO and IBM

Justice is slow for SCO and IBM

A year ago, you couldn’t flip through a technology magazine without seeing some reference to the US$5 billion lawsuit the...

March 31st, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Microsoft

Microsoft

You’d be hard-pressed to find an organization in Canada that doesn’t use software from Microsoft Corp. Yet the firm is...

March 31st, 2005 Rebecca Reid
More VoIP options for Eastern Ontario

More VoIP options for Eastern Ontario

Businesses in Ottawa and eastern Ontario have another option for voice over IP (VoIP) now that the u-telco Telecom Ottawa,...

March 30th, 2005 Rebecca Reid
Dell releases new data centre servers

Dell releases new data centre servers

Boasting better performance and support for both 32-bit and 64-bit database applications, Dell Corp. on Wednesday released two new four-processor...

March 23rd, 2005 Rebecca Reid