How an energy audit can help your business save serious money

Sluggish sales and hard-to-get loans may blight the business landscape, but cutting energy waste can bring a big payoff to a small company. To shave liabilities off your profit-and-loss statement, aim to slash

Published on: August 4th, 2010 Elsa Wenzel

Global warming responsibilities lost on the Canadian ICT sector

Energy consumption is draining the bottom line, while heating up the eco-system, according to a new IDC study on the ICT industry's impact on global warming.The report, authored by Lawrence Surtees, recommends that

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Brian Jackson

IBM creates ‘cooler’ servers for Web 2.0 build out

IBM has designed a new type of rack-mount server specifically for companies running heavily trafficked Web 2.0 sites such as Facebook and MySpace, the company announced Wednesday.Called the iDataPlex, the server is designed

Published on: April 24th, 2008 James Niccolai

Does risky R&D deliver the best results?

Corporate IT research is undergoing a crucial change – in its concepts and methods.From a “methods” standpoint, we discussed in an earlier article how the notion of research as an activity confined within

Published on: March 6th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

Energy-saving software earns startup top spot in contest

A software company that managed to put the Rogers Centre on an energy diet, cutting the latter's power consumption around 33 per cent, won the top prize in a contest recently held in

Published on: November 27th, 2007 Nestor Arellano