VMware catches cloud fever

VMware catches cloud fever

LAS VEGAS -- VMware Inc.’s foray into cloud computing could be a gold rush, according to one Canadian analyst who...

September 15th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Institutions unveil high-performance computing network

Institutions unveil high-performance computing network

As innovation helps keep the Canadian economy competitive, and innovation thrives on research and development, IT decision-makers are often hard...

January 14th, 2007 Greg Hughes

Sun stumbles with grid rollout

Sun stumbles with grid rollout

Sun Microsystems Inc. has delayed the rollout of the Sun Grid, an Internet-based "utility" service that has been under development...

May 3rd, 2005 Robert McMillan

Cheap servers, bigger bandwidth drive grid

Cheap servers, bigger bandwidth drive grid

Grid computing has been around for more than a decade, so why’s it such a hot topic now? A number...

March 16th, 2005 Michael Martin

N+I – IBM guru touts grid computing

N+I – IBM guru touts grid computing

LAS VEGAS - Grid computing can deliver the equivalent of an operating system that makes the Internet into a massive...

May 9th, 2002 Stephen Lawson

Users support HP’s new pricing, infrastructure

Users support HP’s new pricing, infrastructure

Hewlett-Packard Co.'s strategy to help customers build an always-on, pay-as-you go, Internet-based IT infrastructure garnered support from users at this...

August 26th, 2001 Jaikumar Vijayan

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

There is strength in numbers

There is strength in numbers

Geniuses and mortals alike have suggested that humans use only a small fraction of their brainpower. Computers also seem to...

June 1st, 2000 Chris Conrath