New Amazon Web Services ‘Lex’ service really speaks to developers

Amazon Web Services Inc. gave developers several new good reasons to build in the cloud on Wednesday, offering access to...

April 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Instapaper cloud service suffers outage

The cloud-based, article-saving service Instapaper experienced more than a day of downtime and will be working to restore its full-service...

February 10th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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End of the line: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 support ends Tuesday

It seemed only yesterday that Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 (July 14, 2015 technically speaking), but finally, SQL...

April 11th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

Dun & Bradstreet announces new online credit monitoring database

Before there was LinkedIn, there was Dun & Bradstreet. In the pre-social media age, companies that needed to verify their...

January 26th, 2016 staff

Cost Benefit Case for Pure Data System for Analytics

Cost Benefit Case for Pure Data System for Analytics

In today's world of big data and real-time information, organizations must deal with fast growing data volumes, demands for more...

November 6th, 2015 IT World Canada


IBM provides insight at its business analytics conference

IBM provided updates to its new initiatives at its business analytics conference on September 16th. The company focused primarily on...

September 22nd, 2015 Chris Lau


Where BlackBerry went wrong, and where it is headed next

John Chen spoke with Rich Karlgaard about BlackBerry’s turnaround. Chen said he turned down the CEO position three times before...

September 20th, 2015 Chris Lau

How to prepare for disaster recovery

If you woke up tomorrow and ran a marathon, how would you fare? It's highly doubtful that you would successfully...

January 25th, 2014 rachel dines

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Neo Technology updates its Neo4j graph database

Neo Technology has released a new version of its Neo4J graph database, saying the improved product will move the niche...

January 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon