Canadian federal CIO Corinne Charette’s first steps

Canadian federal CIO Corinne Charette’s first steps

It shouldn't be a surprise to anyone that Treasury Board Secretariat chose Corinne Charette as Canada's new CIO.While she refers...

October 1st, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Cheap Cloud storage co-op launched

Cheap Cloud storage co-op launched

A start-up company founded by former Microsoft and Amazon engineers is launching a distributed cloud storage service that uses the spare...

September 21st, 2009 Lucas Mearian

Google offers government cloud computing services

Google offers government cloud computing services

Google will offer cloud-computing  services designed specifically for U.S. government agencies starting next year, the company announced Tuesday at NASA Ames...

September 15th, 2009 Robert McMillan

Clouded over

Clouded over

Federal officials predict that cloud computing will play a big role in future government IT initiatives, but are still confused...

July 30th, 2009 Jon Brodkin

Should you go virtual or take to the clouds?

Should you go virtual or take to the clouds?

For the past three years, HotSchedules.com Inc., an Austin-based provider of online labor-scheduling services, has experienced annual revenue growth of...

July 27th, 2009 Cindy Waxer

Cloud computing security pros debate the IT risks

Cloud computing security pros debate the IT risks

 TORONTO – A little while ago, a CIO friend of Richard Reiner’s asked him to look after an agreement his...

July 24th, 2009 Shane Schick

Why cloud computing needs open source

Why cloud computing needs open source

Despite what some vendors might tell you, the use of open source software will be a fundamental element to the...

July 23rd, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

How to protect your IT career from cloud computing

How to protect your IT career from cloud computing

As if outsourcing, virtualization, utility computing, automation, hosted applications, and a recession weren't enough to stress out the average IT...

July 23rd, 2009 Leon Erlanger

Cisco to broaden its cloud computing offerings

Cisco to broaden its cloud computing offerings

Cisco Systems doesn’t want to go up against service providers in delivering computing infrastructure to organizations, according to company executives....

June 29th, 2009 Howard Solomon