Korean company targets Canadian market and incumbent vendors with latest DBMS

A Korean company that recently entered the Canadian market wants potential customers to consider a database management system (DBMS) taste...

March 3rd, 2016 Gary Hilson

Basho tackles ‘time series’ data common to Internet of Things enterprise applications

Data from the Internet of Things can come at an enterprise fast and furious, and in many cases, it’s what’s...

October 7th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Disaster recovery plans meet insurance policies

Addressing the press around 10 years ago, former U.S. Secretary of State Donald Rumsfeld offered a terse explanation of how...

July 25th, 2015 brian bloom

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Data masking: An essential tool to counter the threat of insider data theft

There are a number of technologies infosec pros have at hand for protecting sensitive data, but the most common is...

April 30th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Children’s Aid computer network upgrade faces delay

A centralized computer systems for Ontario’s Children’s Aid Society called for last year by a jury looking into the death...

January 8th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Quebec license plate, computer system, upgrade

Required system upgrade puts brakes on Quebec’s vanity plates plan

Quebecers hoping to have vanity plates installed in their vehicles next year after being one of the two jurisdictions in...

December 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

SAP lowers hardware requirements for non-production use of HANA

In-memory databases are a hot technology these days, with Microsoft and Oracle adding in-memory options to their databases this year,...

August 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP isn’t making the case for HANA, user group survey suggests

Three years into its life SAP's HANA in-memory isn't a push-over sale, according to a survey by the SAP Americas...

August 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Controversy over Oracle’s in-memory database option

Running an IT infrastructure is hard enough for a CIO without having to worry about licencing. Sometimes this can be...

July 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon