Security Pad, cyber security, IT

6 things that IT managers should add to their to-do lists for 2016

In many ways, 2015 could be defined as the year of the hack. Cybercrime has made headlines on an almost...

December 23rd, 2015 Jacques Latour

Networking patent and appliance looks to reduce Internet usage and file sync times

Getting data moving faster is being approached a number of ways, including new networking technologies and memory architectures. Connected Data’s...

September 15th, 2015 Gary Hilson

IT’s biggest money wasters

IT’s biggest money wasters

Even in these lean times, where tech budgets are trimmed to the bone, money gets wasted. Companies routinely overspend on...

November 9th, 2010 Dan Tynan

Social media sucks bandwidth, but cache can help

Social media sucks bandwidth, but cache can help

YouTube takes up more business bandwidth “than anything else,” according to Network Box Ltd., a Hong Kong-based managed security company,...

August 4th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Round Table: 2009 in the rearview mirror, Pt. 3

Round Table: 2009 in the rearview mirror, Pt. 3

Rafael Ruffolo (Staff Writer, ComputerWorld Canada): Another company out there is Cisco, which sits on so much money. You could...

January 27th, 2010 IT World Canada Staff

Are YouTube and Facebook guzzling your firm’s bandwidth?

Are YouTube and Facebook guzzling your firm’s bandwidth?

LONDON - Figures uncovered by managed international network provider Network Box between July and Novemberreveal the enormous impact YouTube and...

December 1st, 2009 John E. Dunn

Cheaper desktop videoconferencing

Cheaper desktop videoconferencing

Widespread use of videoconferencing on standard enterprise networks is now feasible and affordable with the launch of HP SkyRoom, executives...

October 5th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Bullet-point brief: Ian Collins, Cogeco Data Services

Bullet-point brief: Ian Collins, Cogeco Data Services

Ian Collins has been acting president Cogeco Data Services since his predecessor, Dave Dobbin, left the company in October to...

April 7th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Social, recreational apps devouring enterprise bandwidth

Social, recreational apps devouring enterprise bandwidth

Almost 40 per cent of enterprise network bandwidth is being consumed by recreational or non-business critical applications, according to a...

February 16th, 2009 Tom Jowitt