SaaS users have risky tech habits: Softchoice

A new report from Toronto-based solution provider Softchoice is raising concerns about the impact of software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications on end...

January 30th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Oracle now gunning for Amazon, Salesforce

Database management systems company Oracle Corp. is no longer interested in competing against rivals IBM Corp. and SAP AG; it’s...

January 30th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Cloud Computing

SaaS benefits go beyond cost cutting: IBM

Almost half of organizations that use software-as-a-service (SaaS) are not only reducing expenses, but also gaining competitive advantages such as...

January 30th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Amazon upgrades data warehouse service

Last February, Amazon Web Services rolled out its cloud-based data warehouse Redshift, positioning it as an alternative to costly on-premise...

January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Lenovo buying IBM x86 server business

IBM has wanted to focus more on offering a range of cloud computing services for some time. It found a way...

January 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

cloud computing

IBM Q4 report reflects shift to cloud delivery models

IBM Corp’s fourth quarter earnings report for 2013, which shows a year-to-year slide in its hardware business coupled with a...

January 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Defining cloud computing by its characteristics

A definition for cloud computing, despite it having been with us for many years (some say back to the 1960s), seems...

January 21st, 2014 Don Sheppard

Peer 1 Hosting names appoints Gary Sherlock CEO

Following seven years as chief financial officer of Peer 1 Hosting and then co-CEO, Gary Sherlock was named CEO of...

January 15th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

New Fortinet solution offers retail analytics

COZUMEL, Mexico -- Mobile online shopping promises retailers a giant untapped revenue stream. That may be the case for some...

January 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano