Internet of Things

Cisco, IBM others move to standardize IoT networks

Networking, technology companies and telecom providers have formed an alliance to standardize low power wide area networks (LPWAN) currently being...

January 12th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Lac Carling 2010: Q&A with David Eaves

Lac Carling 2010: Q&A with David Eaves

The stateof the “open data movement” in Canadawas discussed by six public sector officials in a joint panel discussion teleconferencedfrom...

June 17th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

iPad makes Web developers jump through hoops

iPad makes Web developers jump through hoops

Web developers behind the sites on Apple's approved list of iPad-ready online destinations have confronted an issue that the device-maker...

April 5th, 2010 joab jackson

Edmonton takes five steps towards open govt

Edmonton takes five steps towards open govt

The City of Edmonton is the fourth municipality in Canada moving ahead with open government initiatives rooted in the IT...

March 8th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Momentum builds for open content management standard

Momentum builds for open content management standard

A proposed standard meant to help content management systems communicate with each other has steady momentum, and an initial version...

November 25th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

EC quietly weakens plans to mandate open standards

EC quietly weakens plans to mandate open standards

The European Commission has quietly watered down plans to mandate usage of open standards for European public services. Instead it...

November 2nd, 2009 Brenno De Winter

European public sector open source guidelines spark debate

European public sector open source guidelines spark debate

Should European governments favor open-source software when they hold tenders for public contracts? Economists and policy makers appear to think...

September 25th, 2008 Paul Meller

Dutch parliament makes an open source decision

Dutch parliament makes an open source decision

An "open source police" and an open source hotline will enforce compliance with new rules as part of a plan...

December 13th, 2007 Andreas Udo de Haes

Warning: SIP is no savior

Warning: SIP is no savior

Beware of a growing threat to the orderly management of enterprise communications. There is a new school of thought that...

November 8th, 2007 Ron Scott