Altibase goes open source, says it ‘directly challenges’ Microsoft, IBM and Oracle

Altibase has its crosshairs set on Oracle, IBM and Microsoft now that it’s gone open source. Following the recent announcement...

February 14th, 2018 Alex Coop

Global cloud computing

Data residency requirements will impede Government progress on cloud, says expert

The Government of Canada should shift its cloud policy away from data sovereignty to focus more on security, says Mario...

January 26th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Hashtag Trending - podcast banner

Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s cashier-less store, Canada tests blockchain, top tech firms could combine for $1 trillion in 2018

Amazon officially opens its first cashier-less store, the Canadian government tests out blockchain, and the top ten tech companies could...

January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Everything you need to know about Trump’s meeting with Silicon Valley

It's being called the "Tech Summit heard 'round the world." United States President-elect Donald Trump gathered the titans of the tech...

December 16th, 2016 Alex Radu

Oracle acquires leading DNS provider Dyn

One of the top enterprise computing platforms has announced its intentions to buy one of the industry’s leading Internet performance...

November 21st, 2016 Lindsey Peacock

Cloud-based ERP levels the playing field for retailers

It makes a lot of sense that Oracle wants to buy NetSuite given its cloud-centric strategy, as the smaller company considers itself...

November 3rd, 2016 Gary Hilson

Oracle maintains cloud-centric course as enterprise IT budgets remain flat

There’s a feeling of déjà vu permeating the keynotes at this year's Oracle OpenWorld -- the company continues to tout achievements in...

September 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Data centre capacity continues to shift to commercial providers

Demand for data centre space is growing, but there are actually fewer in Canada, according to a recent IDC report....

August 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Oracle buys cloud vendor NetSuite for US$9.3 billion

Redwood Shores, Calif. enterprise software vendor Oracle Corp. is acquiring the cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) software firm NetSuite Inc....

July 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson