Moving to the cloud to gain agility: 5 lessons

Moving to the cloud to gain agility: 5 lessons

When Biogen Idec considered a move to the cloud, cost savings was not the primary concern. For a biotechnology company...

March 23rd, 2011 Robert Lemos

CWC THIS WEEK: Mobile management demo, more

CWC THIS WEEK: Mobile management demo, more

Our weekly video roundup includes: Network World Canada: Trellia demos mobile management softwareTrellia Networks vice-president of product management, Raffi Tchakmakjian, demonstrates...

March 16th, 2011 IT World Canada

Amazon updates cloud management tool

Amazon updates cloud management tool

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has upgraded its Web-based Management Console with features designed to make it easier to "scale up...

March 9th, 2011 Mikael Ricknas

Need to get off of that cloud? A virtual moving van

Need to get off of that cloud? A virtual moving van

Cloud computing platforms aim to improve IT's ability to be agile. For instance, cloud platforms let you quickly build and...

March 3rd, 2011 Kevin Fogarty

Toronto company gets US$25M financial boost

Toronto company gets US$25M financial boost

Toronto-based social media measurement software provider Syncapse Corp. has received US$20 million in venture capital that it will put towards hiring new software...

March 1st, 2011 selena mann

BI in the cloud: Advice for success

BI in the cloud: Advice for success

Shifting business intelligence and analytics off-premise can make financial sense, as it does with other applications. Instead of buying servers...

February 28th, 2011 Kim S. Nash

As cloud grows, IT hiring flatlines

As cloud grows, IT hiring flatlines

Corporate IT departments are increasing their spending on hardware and cloud services, but not on new hiring in this weak...

February 23rd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau

RSA attendees praise cloud, with familiar caveats

RSA attendees praise cloud, with familiar caveats

Deciding to move enterprise data into cloud-computing environments is still a decision fraught with anxiety over security, as well as operational...

February 17th, 2011 Ellen Messmer

Vendors race to protect data in cloud security services

Vendors race to protect data in cloud security services

At the RSA Conference today, two industry titans laid out what appear to be competing efforts to build an array...

February 15th, 2011 Ellen Messmer