The straight talk on IT’s new direction

The straight talk on IT’s new direction

Make no mistake: 2011 represents a sea change for IT strategy. Those IT leaders who view the upward trend in...

January 3rd, 2011 Galen Gruman

IT can be challenging, but is it brain surgery?

IT can be challenging, but is it brain surgery?

According to a group leader and research officer with the National Research Council’s Institute for Biodiagnostics (Atlantic), the winner of...

November 24th, 2010 ComputerWorld Canada

Enterprises seek corporate anthropologists

Enterprises seek corporate anthropologists

You know the story: The CEO orders up an internal "Facebook for the enterprise" to boost employee collaboration , but...

October 28th, 2010 Mitch Betts

IDC: Better storage tech could trim power, cooling costs

IDC: Better storage tech could trim power, cooling costs

The migration to smaller drives and the use of solid-state drives (SSD) are among several key technologies that will lead...

October 26th, 2010 Lucas Mearian

NSA product accreditations lag security advances

NSA product accreditations lag security advances

 ORLANDO -- The National Security Agency wants to use commercially-built security products and the latest virtualization software. But the slow...

September 16th, 2010 Ellen Messmer

IT innovation: How to avoid being a one-hit wonder

IT innovation: How to avoid being a one-hit wonder

There were no big brainstorming sessions, rah-rah team meetings or executive committees convened to devise a plan to drive FiOS...

July 27th, 2010 Mary K. Pratt

Nunavut’s CIO: Why citizens deserve self-service

Nunavut’s CIO: Why citizens deserve self-service

At our recent Lac Carling Congress, we explored the theme of "next generation, citizen-centred service delivery. We spoke with Nunavut...

July 12th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

OPINION: Mourning the floppy disk

OPINION: Mourning the floppy disk

We mourn the passing of the floppy disk. Sony Corp., the last major manufacturer of the storage media, announced it...

April 28th, 2010 Dave Webb

GSM Association adopts framework for LTE voice

GSM Association adopts framework for LTE voice

The mobile world is one step closer to adopting a single standard for voice over Long Term Evolution technology now...

February 17th, 2010 Brad Reed