Year in review: February 2011

Year in review: February 2011

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg drew mixed reviews for his cameo appearance on Saturday Night Live opposite actor Jesse Eisenberg, who...

December 26th, 2011 Dave Webb
ITWC This Week Greatest Hits, Volume 1

ITWC This Week Greatest Hits, Volume 1

Our weekly video roundup is on hiatus for the holidays Enjoy this week's rerun of: ON THE ROAD: VIRTUALIZATION FLOATS We...

December 23rd, 2011 IT World Canada Staff
COBIT 5: A control framework takes on IT governance

COBIT 5: A control framework takes on IT governance

The word “CIO” doesn’t appear until page 76, but when it does, this is how the role is defined by...

December 22nd, 2011 Shane Schick
How to launch your career 2.0

How to launch your career 2.0

Comedian Louis CK recently produced an "HBO special"-style show, but with a difference: HBO wasn't involved -- and neither was...

December 22nd, 2011 Mike Elgan
Hadoop challenger works to add developers

Hadoop challenger works to add developers

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.  - LexisNexis has worked for more than a decade to develop a large scale system for Big Data...

December 22nd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau
RightNow shareholders approve sale to Oracle

RightNow shareholders approve sale to Oracle

BOSTON  -- Oracle Corp.'s US$1.5 billion purchase of cloud software vendor RightNow Technologies took another step forward on Thursday as...

December 22nd, 2011 Chris Kanaracus
IT workers’ Top 4 dream employers

IT workers’ Top 4 dream employers

Companies often talk about their "dream" IT job candidate, the type of worker they'd most like to have on their...

December 22nd, 2011 Mary Brandel
IT’s winning (and losing) job titles

IT’s winning (and losing) job titles

Sure, there are still some Cobol systems on their last legs in the deep recesses of just about every large...

December 22nd, 2011 Julia King
Pros and cons of selling the BlackBerry brand

Pros and cons of selling the BlackBerry brand

Rumours about a potential sale of BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) have been circulating for months, due largely to...

December 22nd, 2011 Al Sacco