Articles By Tim Greene

Startup opens videoconference bridging service

Startup opens videoconference bridging service

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Startup Blue Jeans Network has launched its cloud-based videoconferencing bridge service, letting customers blend conferences over legacy systems as well...

June 29th, 2011 Tim Greene
CIO wannabes told to think outside the box

CIO wannabes told to think outside the box

IT workers who want to be a CIO need to think outside the box -- like pushing for staff to...

June 23rd, 2011 Tim Greene
Want to get ahead in IT? Make yourself uncomfortable

Want to get ahead in IT? Make yourself uncomfortable

Here's a piece of advice for IT pros who are good at technology but want to become executives: Get uncomfortable.That's...

March 23rd, 2011 Tim Greene
Polycom gets Microsoft integration with Accordent buy

Polycom gets Microsoft integration with Accordent buy

Polycom said it bought video management firm Accordent Technologies for $50 million in cash, giving the videoconferencing vendor a leg...

March 23rd, 2011 Tim Greene
New protocols give speed jolt for iPhones, iPads

New protocols give speed jolt for iPhones, iPads

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Wireless networks can serve mobile devices up to 76 per cent faster through the novel use of accelerometers, GPS...

March 9th, 2011 Tim Greene
Identity management on mobile: one company

Identity management on mobile: one company

Extreme Networks is going mobile. The company today wheeled out a roadmap that will steer the company's product line toward...

March 4th, 2011 Tim Greene
Extreme Networks roadmap has broader view of mobility

Extreme Networks roadmap has broader view of mobility

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Extreme Networks Inc.'s new product roadmap has a catchy name -- Make Your Network Mobile -- but it might...

March 3rd, 2011 Tim Greene
Breakthrough said to double wireless capacity

Breakthrough said to double wireless capacity

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Stanford University researchers have found a way to double the capacity of wireless networks, while at the...

February 16th, 2011 Tim Greene
Public cloud services useful to criminals, says expert

Public cloud services useful to criminals, says expert

Cloud storage might be used to house stolen data virtually undetected, and cloud computing power could be used to mine it,...

January 20th, 2011 Tim Greene
How to check on your cloud provider

How to check on your cloud provider

Potential cloud-services customers face a tough problem: How can they trust cloud providers enough to hire them when the providers...

December 17th, 2010 Tim Greene