IBM plan aims to ease mainframe management

IBM plan aims to ease mainframe management

IBM Corp. is embarking on a five-year campaign to promote mainframe computers by making the systems easier to configure and...

October 4th, 2006 Robert Mullins

Sun touts grid for Java app developers

Sun touts grid for Java app developers

Developers who need more computing resources to build their Java-based applications will one day be able to take advantage of...

March 31st, 2005 Patricia Pickett

Sun to auction time on its online grid

Sun to auction time on its online grid

Sun Microsystems Inc. has pushed its grand vision a step further by announcing it will auction off time on its...

February 3rd, 2005 Manek Dubash

vegas as a hotbed of innovation

vegas as a hotbed of innovation

Yes, it is possible to learn something constructive in Las Vegas beyond when to split a pair against a Pai...

November 11th, 2004 Ken Hanley

Chip designers can access more power in Ottawa area

Chip designers can access more power in Ottawa area

Ottawa-based GridWay Computing Corp. recently launched a utility-based service in an effort to provide silicon chip design companies with the...

January 12th, 2004 Allison Taylor

Briefs

Briefs

Hewlett-Packard Co. recently announced a program aimed at luring Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Solaris operating system users to HP machines running...

October 31st, 2003 No Author

NSF helps fund grid computing project

NSF helps fund grid computing project

The U.S. government-funded TeraGrid project has received the green light to move forward with another stage, one that calls for...

November 25th, 2002 Gretel Johnston

IBM unveils grid computing concept for future IT

IBM unveils grid computing concept for future IT

Having jumped into the world of Linux with a US$1 billion commitment this year, IBM Corp. is now about to...

August 3rd, 2001 Todd R. Weiss

Microsoft claims thin-client OS lead

Microsoft claims thin-client OS lead

Microsoft Corp. may be considered a PC stalwart by server/client evangelists like Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, but the Redmond, Wash.-based...

February 22nd, 2001 Dan Neel