Architecting IT in the cloud era

Recently I’ve been thinking about the relationships among emerging technologies, especially how the various ecosystems fit together. The list of...

October 2nd, 2016 Don Sheppard

A question of ethics in open designs

Some ethics questions are black and white. Others, like in the case of the power industry who have good intentions to...

July 21st, 2016 Donna Lindskog

Introducing the IT4IT™ Reference Architecture

In October of 2015, the IT4IT Forum, which is a part of the Open Group, published Version 2.0 of its...

January 26th, 2016 Don Sheppard

The Definitive Guide to Architecturing End-User Computing Solutions

The Definitive Guide to Architecturing End-User Computing Solutions

This eBook from Nutanix addresses the most important factors to be considered when evaluating architecture options and vendor options on...

January 17th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

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The future of cloud computing

With rapid technology change and almost daily product announcements, I am sure many people wonder what’s going on with information...

May 7th, 2015 Don Sheppard

Some things your users would really like to see from IT

My daughter, who attends university in the United Kingdom, but works in Vancouver, recently came across a frustrating set of...

September 11th, 2013 Bruce A. Stewart

Cisco’s ‘borderless network’ strategy explained

Cisco’s ‘borderless network’ strategy explained

Ross Fowler had to cross over from the U.S. to reach Toronto, but that’s one of the only borders he...

November 18th, 2010 Shane Schick

AMD to test upcoming netbook processors in servers

AMD to test upcoming netbook processors in servers

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. is considering the implementation of its upcoming low-power netbook chips based on the new Bobcat architecture...

August 26th, 2010 Agam Shah

The rise of the chief IT architect

The rise of the chief IT architect

Business process frameworks, enterprise road maps, end-to-end operations and centralized architecture: Savvy CIOs use terms like those a lot these...

August 23rd, 2010 Julia King