IT’s thinking but not yet acting green

Information technology is going green. At least IT systems vendors are, with announcements of new energy-efficient servers, data center power and cooling products, and device recycling initiatives coming thick and fast these days.

Published on: October 1st, 2008 Christopher Mines

Cisco offers zero interest financing to SMBs in India and China

The new offering is being rolled out in China, India, Hong Kong and South Korea, and will cover services sold to SMBs directly by Cisco or through its partners.The scheme was earlier introduced

Published on: July 3rd, 2008 John Ribeiro

Telepresence gives employees their life back at Rogers Cable

So far “telepresence” – technology that gives participants in a videoconference the feeling of being in the same room – has largely been the domain of Fortune 1,000 companies with big budgets.While that

Published on: April 28th, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Canadian, US agencies seize fake Cisco equipment worth millions

Canadian and U.S. law enforcement authorities have seized more than $78 million worth of counterfeit Cisco Systems networking equipment in an ongoing investigation into imports from China, the U.S. Department of Justice and

Published on: March 3rd, 2008 Grant Gross

Network overhaul works many wonders for Winnipeg school division

Reduced staffing costs, more than $200,000 a year in communications savings and additional earnings from leasing its fibre network are only a few of the many benefits experienced by a Winnipeg school division

Published on: January 30th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Cisco virtual switch offers stellar performance

Virtualization, long a hot topic for servers, has entered the networking realm. With the introduction of a new management blade for its Catalyst 6500 switches, Ciscocan make two switches look like one while

Published on: January 10th, 2008 David Newman

Desk phones look for place in modern enterprise

Enterprise desktop phones face growing competition from wireless handsets, but they aren't going the way of the typewriter just yet.Cell phones, already ubiquitous, are now being joined by Wi-Fi handsets and dual-mode devices

Published on: June 18th, 2007 Stephen Lawson

High-speed cable may not be a low-key play much longer

The next generation of high speed cable connectivity could come to Quebec business customers this year, posing an opportunity for cable company Videotron Ltd. to lure business customers in Quebec from telephone companies

Published on: May 1st, 2007 Howard Solomon

Cisco sharpens the enterprise edge with flagship Catalyst 6500 switching platform

Networking Cisco introduces Cisco Catalyst 6500 switching platform Cisco introduced the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 32 with Programmable Intelligent Services Accelerator (PISA) technology.Cisco also introduced a blueprint for network services called

Published on: April 30th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Cisco’s development chief sees consumer opportunities

The proverbial 800-lb. gorilla in network communications is also the king of the jungle, and can be a frightening and intimidating beast.Cisco Systems Inc. is the undisputed leader in most segments of the

Published on: April 27th, 2007 Dan McLean

Cisco improves communication experience for SMB

Networking Cisco introduces Cisco Smart Business Communications System for SMB Cisco introduced the Cisco Smart Business Communications System for small businesses.The Smart Business Communications System employs hardware products, integrated unified communications applications and

Published on: April 4th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Nokia showcases converged wireless experiences

Wireless Nokia frees the Internet with innovative devices and applications EarthLink, a provider of municipal Wi-Fi solutions, in collaboration with Nokia, is demonstrating how to use the Nokia N800 Internet Tablet will create

Published on: March 26th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Dell offers point of sale bundle for Canadian businesses

Infrastructure Dell provides POS computers and peripherals bundled with retail software Dell Canada announced the availability of bundled point of sale (POS) solutions designed to help Canadian small business owners optimize and streamline their

Published on: March 21st, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Eurocom launches gaming notebook

Wireless Eurocom launches gaming notebook D900C Phantom Eurocom launches its Gaming Notebook with FSB1066, 600GB of HDD with RAID 5, Intel Pentium Core 2 Extreme and Nvidia modular MXM-HE SLI technology.Eurocom introduced the Eurocom

Published on: March 20th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff