New benchmarks for DBs in virtual environments

New benchmarks for DBs in virtual environments

A non-profit organization that offers benchmarks for transactional processsing has introduced a new specification for databases running on virtual machines. The...

December 14th, 2012 IT World Canada Staff
Canada among countries refusing to sign WCIT treaty

Canada among countries refusing to sign WCIT treaty

Canada, the United States and a number of other countries have hung up on a global telecom summit. The countries...

December 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon
Dell developing mobile management appliance

Dell developing mobile management appliance

Dell is trying to make inroads into the lucrative market for mobile device management, announcing this week that it will...

December 13th, 2012 IT World Canada Staff
Confusion over WCIT resolution

Confusion over WCIT resolution

The final draft resolutions approved by governments at the World Conference on International Telecommunications include ways of avoiding bill shock...

December 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon
A closer look at BlackBerry 10

A closer look at BlackBerry 10

How hungry are you for a look at a next-generation BlackBerry 10 handset? We've got a video of a near-production...

December 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon
Think staff follow security policies? Read this

Think staff follow security policies? Read this

As smart phones, tablets and laptop fly our of stores – spurred in part by corporate bring-your-own-device policies – there...

December 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon
Russia, China back down at WCIT

Russia, China back down at WCIT

As the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) draws to a close the pace of negotiations is picking up. According...

December 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon
Microsoft patches IE10, Windows 8, Word

Microsoft patches IE10, Windows 8, Word

Following the release of a slew of new Microsoft products, the company is also plugging some new security holes.  This week, Microsoft released updates...

December 12th, 2012 brian bloom
Mobile biometrics and enterprise authentication

Mobile biometrics and enterprise authentication

There are lots of practical uses in the enterprise for smart phones and tablets, including checking email and showing product...

December 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon