YEAR IN REVIEW: January 2010

YEAR IN REVIEW: January 2010

The year kicked off with a campaign by advocates of open source database MySQL to keep the software open. More than...

December 20th, 2010 ComputerWorld Canada staff
Cisco eschews cloud services – for now

Cisco eschews cloud services – for now

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Cisco System Inc.'s cloud strategy encompasses pretty much everything under the sun save one - actual cloud services.Cisco...

December 20th, 2010 Jim Duffy
Opinion: How WiFi fared in 2010

Opinion: How WiFi fared in 2010

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- The 802.11n standard was ratified in 2009 and WiFi really took off in 2010, with support showing up...

December 20th, 2010 ajay kumar gupta
ITU softens on the definition of 4G mobile

ITU softens on the definition of 4G mobile

SAN FRANCISCO -- After setting off a marketing free-for-all by effectively declaring that only future versions of LTE and WiMax...

December 20th, 2010 Stephen Lawson
UK government to force ISPs to block porn sites

UK government to force ISPs to block porn sites

The government wants ISPs to block access to pornography websites, so web users do not need to rely on parental...

December 20th, 2010 Carrie-Ann Skinner
Apple slates Jan. 6 launch for Mac App Store

Apple slates Jan. 6 launch for Mac App Store

Apple today announced that it would open its Mac App Store on Jan. 6, 2011, beating its self-imposed deadline by...

December 20th, 2010 Gregg Keizer
Amazon moves VMware’s virtual machines to the cloud

Amazon moves VMware’s virtual machines to the cloud

Amazon Web Services has announced a new feature called VM Import, which allows IT departments to move virtual machine images...

December 20th, 2010 Mikael Ricknas
11 outsourcing trends to watch in 2011

11 outsourcing trends to watch in 2011

Outsourcing activity is expected to creep back in 2011, but things are hardly getting back to normal in the IT...

December 20th, 2010 Stephanie Overby
China software makers partner on new OS brand

China software makers partner on new OS brand

The developers of two operating systems used in China are teaming up to build a domestic OS brand that could...

December 20th, 2010 michael kan