Microsoft offers incentives to migrate to cloud for SQL Server 2008 users as end-of-life date approaches

In just under six months, Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2 will reach the end of free...

December 11th, 2018 Lynn Greiner

Are software containers the key to reducing operating system sprawl in the cloud?

Software containers are not an entirely new concept, but they have been getting a lot attention of late as a way...

April 12th, 2016 Gary Hilson

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

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Microsoft reminds companies it is ending support for SQL Server 2005 in April

Internet Explorer won’t be the only outdated yet surprisingly resilient Microsoft software to bite the dust this year. The company...

January 15th, 2016 ITWorldCanada.com staff

Oracle chief architect to reveal MySQL roadmap

Oracle chief architect to reveal MySQL roadmap

MySQL users are set to receive fresh information about Oracle's road map for the open source database during a keynote...

April 8th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Microsoft issues SQL attack warning

Microsoft issues SQL attack warning

Just days after patching a critical flaw in its Internet Explorer browser, Microsoft is now warning users of a serious...

December 23rd, 2008 Robert McMillan

JasperSoft adds Excel interface, Windows Server 2008 certification

JasperSoft adds Excel interface, Windows Server 2008 certification

Open source business intelligence vendor JasperSoft announced today a new Microsoft partnership that will see the BI company certified under...

March 24th, 2008 Briony Smith

Database contender offers SQL Server alternative

Database contender offers SQL Server alternative

Real Software, an Austin, Texas-based developer software vendor, announced Tuesday the release of Real SQL Server 2008 Release 1, and...

January 15th, 2008 Briony Smith

Sun pumps up overseas outsourcing plans

Sun pumps up overseas outsourcing plans

Sun is scaling back its vaunted Silicon Valley engineering group and expanding its facilities around the world to save on...

May 8th, 2005 Michael Cooney