Big data: Will your processors perform when everything’s on the line?

The reliability of critical systems can literally be a matter of life or death. At Memorial University in Newfoundland, doctors...

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Companies expect big data to affect sales

Companies expect big data to affect sales

Big data can be a blessing or curse for sales. The amount of information companies are collecting nowadays (whether or...

August 8th, 2012 brian bloom

The best encrypted flash drives

The best encrypted flash drives

SAN FRANCISCO -- If you're physically transporting data you don't want other people to see, you should be doing it...

May 28th, 2012 Jon L. Jacobi

The difference between searching and finding

The difference between searching and finding

There’s a disconnect in how data is viewed in the business because while Canadian execs demand more and faster access...

November 9th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

In Conversation: eHealth’s new CEO, open government

In Conversation: eHealth’s new CEO, open government

In this episode of ComputerWorld Canada In Conversation: * Embattled eHealth Ontario settles on Greg Reed as its new CEO. Staff...

March 18th, 2010 IT World Canada Staff

New Oracle database stack has Flash storage

New Oracle database stack has Flash storage

The second iteration of Oracle's Exadata database engine will feature flash storage embedded within the server machine, eliminating the need...

March 8th, 2010 john mark v. tuazon

IT pros must get smart about analytics: IBM

IT pros must get smart about analytics: IBM

TORONTO--Today business intelligence may only reach 15 to 20 per cent of an organization’s users, but that will explode to...

February 10th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Social media data not yet useful for analytics

Social media data not yet useful for analytics

While the number of users on Twitter, Facebook and other social-networking sites continues to grow, business intelligence practitioners remain skeptical...

January 12th, 2010 joab jackson

Could an integrated VPN be in your future?

Could an integrated VPN be in your future?

Curious about the state of the VPN scene, I recently looked up Jonathan Cohen, director of Advanced IP Network Services...

June 14th, 2001 John Dix