Oracle, Cisco create protocol to speed 11g setup

Oracle, Cisco create protocol to speed 11g setup

Cisco did its part for Oracle users as the OpenWorld conference opened Monday, announcing a protocol it developed with the...

November 12th, 2007 Stephen Lawson

HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

Canada’s national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics is running into a problem enterprise IT managers know all too well:...

October 22nd, 2007 Shane Schick

Interview with Rob Dowler, Ontario Ministry of Government Services

Interview with Rob Dowler, Ontario Ministry of Government Services

As corporate chief strategist with the Ontario Ministry of Government Services (MGS), Rob Dowler is responsible for developing government-wide IT...

September 20th, 2007 Lisa Williams

Cluster computing rocks … when used to analyze them

Cluster computing rocks … when used to analyze them

Analyzing rocks may not be everybody's idea of a fascinating avocation. But such analysis can translate into huge practical benefits,...

June 20th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

How to identify high-impact future technologies

How to identify high-impact future technologies

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLE"There is no reason a person would want a computer in his home," said Ken Olsen, co-founder...

October 1st, 2006

Old problems plague new cubicle

Old problems plague new cubicle

I had to come to believe — and was prepared to put in writing — that the cubicle will go...

September 28th, 2006 Tatiana Andronache

Storage by the cluster

Storage by the cluster

Russ Miller runs a monster of a server cluster that eats storage at an incredible rate. The bandwidth requirements alone...

September 29th, 2005 Lucas Mearian

acting director, Gateways and Clusters at PWGSC

acting director, Gateways and Clusters at PWGSC

When Government On-Line went into business in 1999, the long-term challenge was to seamlessly link the maze of federal, provincial...

June 14th, 2005 Marlene Orton

Growing Canada

Growing Canada

More than five decades have passed since the IT industry first took root in the rich research and development (R&D)...

July 22nd, 2004 Patricia Pickett