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  • Video tour of the HP EliteBook Folio

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 20 May 2012
  • In this video recorded at the recent HP Global Influencer Summit in Shanghai, I spoke to HP product manager. Kathy Nielson about the HP EliteBook Folio. This is a new Ultrabook, designed to bridge ...

  • Infosecurity 2012: denial of service

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 26 Apr 2012
  • I can't be the only person to have suffered a catastrophic loss of Wi-Fi at this year's Infosecurity Europe conference at Earls Court. The network, provided by Ruckus Wireless, was free but ...

  • A vision for open data to revolutionise urban life

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 13 Apr 2012
  • The more data that is released - without strings attached, in machine-readable and non-proprietary "open" formats - the more likely it is that businesses and developers will use it to build the ...

  • IT service provisioning and orchestration

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 05 Apr 2012
  • In this guest blog post, Steve Nunn, managing director, infrastructure consulting group, Accenture, looks at the role of the service catalogue in virtualisation. CIOs are already well versed on ...

  • RIM a RIM of roses, they all fall down

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 30 Mar 2012
  • It seems Research in Motion is playing swings and roundabouts with its business strategy. It wants to clarify about getting out of the consumer market.This came in earlier today:Thorsten Heins RIM ...

  • Lessons from a lost Kindle

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 15 Mar 2012
  • Two days ago I left my Kindle 3G somewhere - probably in the pub or or the train - and of course it is most likely now gone for good. We hear a lot about IT consumerisation, and the biggest issue ...

  • Podcast interview: Tim Leonard, CTO, US Xpress on big data

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 15 Mar 2012
  • US Xpress has implemented a single data analytics user interface that pools in information from multiple sources. The logistics firm collects 900 data elements from tens of thousands of trucking ...

  • Microsoft Patch Tuesday Report - March 13

    Greg Lambert 14 Mar 2012
  • Application Compatibility Update with Quest ChangeBASE Executive Summary With this March Microsoft Patch Tuesday update, we see a set of 6 updates; 1 with the rating of Critical, 4 with the rating ...

  • Amazon pushes DynamoDB into Europe

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 08 Mar 2012
  • Amazon is offering its DynamoDB NoSQL database service, in Europe to provide businesses with a scalable database system in the cloud. Amazon says DynamoDB in the EU-West region, complies with ...

  • Saas flexibility comes at a price, but the numbers don't add up

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 15 Feb 2012
  • It's been a few weeks since my last post. I've been busy attending conferences - Cloud Expo at Olympia and the Intellect Regent Annual Summit. Cloud computing is all the rage with the suppliers, ...