EMC acquisition of Configuresoft looms

EMC acquisition of Configuresoft looms

EMC Wednesday announced plans to acquire Configuresoft, a maker of server configuration, change and compliance management software, for an undisclosed...

May 27th, 2009 Denise Dubie

Digital Universe expands, storage spending shrinks

Digital Universe expands, storage spending shrinks

Research firm IDC Ltd. estimates that 487 billion gigabytes of digital information was created globally in 2008, and that Canada’s...

May 21st, 2009 Kathleen Lau

How EMC, Cisco and VMware are building the next-generation virtual data centre

How EMC, Cisco and VMware are building the next-generation virtual data centre

ORLANDO, Fla. – If IT managers can get over their natural conservatism to change and embrace cloud computing, an executive...

May 19th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Ekahau unveils Wi-Fi interference detector tool

Ekahau unveils Wi-Fi interference detector tool

Ekahau Inc. has announced a spectrum analysis device for its wireless site survey product, which an ABI Research analyst says...

May 18th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Five ways to avoid SOA failure

Five ways to avoid SOA failure

This week’s IBM Impact conference in Las Vegas is only the third incarnation of the service-oriented architecture-focused event. But even...

May 5th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Taxpayer data languishing in stockpiles of CRA hard drives

Taxpayer data languishing in stockpiles of CRA hard drives

The Canada Revenue Agency said that while a 2008 audit revealed it had still not found effective software for deleting...

April 29th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Best Buy’s CIO Offers His Crisis Agenda Advice

Best Buy’s CIO Offers His Crisis Agenda Advice

Best Buy's CIO Bob Willett advises targeting customers, growth, housekeeping and communication.As this recession continues, on which areas should CIOs...

February 26th, 2009 CIO US staff

‘Vendor meltdown’ a growing concern for IT shops

‘Vendor meltdown’ a growing concern for IT shops

IT leaders are more concerned than ever about the financial viability of prospective software providers, according to several industry analysts....

February 5th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

My best practices: Cloud computing

My best practices: Cloud computing

Not long ago, Farhan Thawar woke up to a phone call from his sister. There was a power outage in...

February 4th, 2009 Shane Schick