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

Opera Unite could lead to ‘fog computing’ age

Opera Unite could lead to ‘fog computing’ age

Opera Software ASA has embedded a new beta feature in its Opera 10 Web browser that can turn any users’...

June 16th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Cloud computing a ‘security nightmare,’ says Chambers

Cloud computing a ‘security nightmare,’ says Chambers

If anyone has the right to be excited about cloud computing, it’s John Chambers. But Cisco Systems’ chairman and CEO...

May 21st, 2009 Robert McMillan

Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

For all the hype about cloud computing in the enterprise-hype that Gartner believes is now nearing its peak-IT professionals continue...

April 20th, 2009 Laurianne McLaughlin

16 IT strategies to do less with less

16 IT strategies to do less with less

Tough times call for tough measures. Layoffs and cutbacks are rampant. Even if your IT budget is relatively stable, you...

March 16th, 2009 Dan Tynan

Microsoft has no plans for on-demand ERP

Microsoft has no plans for on-demand ERP

While it has tested the waters of on-demand software with its CRM Online application, Microsoft still has no plans to...

March 10th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Welcome to the global cloud

Welcome to the global cloud

“The cloud has gone global,” said James Staten, a principal analyst with Forrester Research. “And now we need to figure...

March 4th, 2009 Briony Smith

Cloud security fears overblown

Cloud security fears overblown

It may sound like heresy to say it, but it's possible to worry a little too much about security in...

February 18th, 2009 James Niccolai

The many flavours of carrier Ethernet

The many flavours of carrier Ethernet

One of my favorite Mark Twain quotes is a riddle about semantics: If you call a dog's tail a leg,...

February 12th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson