Seeing the elephant

Knowledge is power, and whether you're a department head in charge of a critical database or an admin guarding the boss's cell number, the instinct is to cling to that power, not give

Published on: April 9th, 2007 Lynn Greiner

HP expands technology portfolio for small businesses

Storage HP releases products addressing small businesses needs HP released several products that address four key customer needs: mobility and networking, business protection and security, do-it-yourself marketing and retail point-of-sale.Mobility and Networking: The

Published on: March 28th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Microsoft announces improvements to Dynamics ERP

Data Management Microsoft extends Microsoft Dynamics ERP solutions Microsoft Corp. transforms the business applications landscape by helping customers focus on building a “connected” business that delivers company-wide productivity. Microsoft announced that this strategy includes:The

Published on: March 15th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Servers are getting too hot to handle

Most Canadians find themselves getting sick of the cold by March, but infrastructure providers and Gartner Inc. are forecasting an extreme heat alert in the data centre that could bring down enterprise servers.At

Published on: March 11th, 2007 Shane Schick

Nortel extends WLAN offering

Networking Nortel launches security and location solutions Nortel unveiled wireless LAN (WLAN) capabilities and solutions that enable business to use their existing WLAN network to deploy advanced enterprise applications such as location tracking,

Published on: February 27th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff delivers video surveillance and broadcasting solution

Security announces Watcher 2.32 announces the release of Watcher 2.32, a Windows program that works with a webcam not only to provide security for home and business, but also to provide

Published on: February 18th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

HP upgrades server line to ease virtualization

HP updated its HP-UX platform along with its Intregrity server line Thursday, offering guidelines and features designed to ease the process of virtualization in enterprise data centres. The company said its version of

Published on: February 15th, 2007 Shane Schick

HP secures storage environments

Storage HP announces storage offerings HP announced storage products to help enterprise customers consolidate, virtualize and secure their storage environments. The offerings include enhancements to the HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array, a network-attached

Published on: February 5th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Sun updates Solaris 10 OS

Infrastructure Sun Microsystems announces several enhancements to the Solaris 10 Operating System Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced a series of updates to the Solaris 10 Operating System (OS) - Solaris 10 11/06.Security features include

Published on: January 16th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

HP, Microsoft sign US$300M enterprise agreement

Microsoft and HP have announced a three-year agreement to spend US$300 million creating integrated hardware and software products aimed at corporate enterprisesThe companies said their partnership would touch on five different product areas

Published on: January 12th, 2007 Shane Schick

IBM takes on HP, Sun with blade system

IBM has thrown its weight into the latest battle among hardware vendors by introducing the next generation of its BladeCenter Systems. “No issue is more front and centre today than the cost of

Published on: December 19th, 2006 Sarah Lysecki

Denver planetarium fills black hole with quad-core HP

Visualizing a black hole not only takes a lot of imagination and a lot of data, it takes a tremendous amount of computing power, and the Charles C. Gates Planetarium in the Denver

Published on: November 23rd, 2006 Lynn Greiner

Vendors pin market share hopes on Intel quad-core processors

IBM and Hewlett-Packard have become the first vendors to release quad-core servers, which the companies says offer up to four times the performance of systems in their lineups from a year ago.“These systems

Published on: November 16th, 2006 Howard Solomon

HP debuts new image for printing business

SAN FRANCISCO - HP plans to boost its enterprise imaging and printing business by increasing the size of its sales force, introducing new ink-based printing technology called Edgeline and rolling out its largest

Published on: October 20th, 2006 Vawn Himmelsbach