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It’s 10 pm – do you know where your data is?

Gone are the days when we could assume corporate data was safely snuggled down in the corporate data centre. Today, it's just as likely...

Out on a limb, or out on the edge?

VMware dazzled with a plethora of ‘Projects’, previews and platform updates at its annual user conference in Las Vegas last week. But what is...
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James Comey squares the circle on “security vs. security”

Former FBI director James Comey claims that celebrity was never one of his career goals. Soft-spoken and thoughtful, he sounds more like the university...

Edge computing – how important is it?

Edge computing has emerged from stealth-mode and judging from the amount of media coverage that it is generating has begun to attract interest for...

New research – Privacy and Security in the Internet of Things Era: IoTCC Best...

In a recent global survey, researchers found that close to half (43%) of IT and security decision makers agree that security is an afterthought...

Blockchain for the data centre – value add or just more hype?

Blockchain – also known as distributed ledger technology – is becoming the platform of choice for online value transfer and has even been called...

Building the IoT ecosystem

IoT promises rich rewards to adopters and to the vendors who provision them – so long as everyone plays nicely in the sandbox. A...

Harnessing the power of Niagara (supercomputer)

The persistent digitization of business and social life is generating unprecedented demand for compute resources. Expressed in terms of data growth, we have entered...

The Best Data Centre Event in Canada – Ever.

This full-day event has been months in the making. Since December, the organizers have defined and refined an agenda that will deliver unequaled value...
451 Research: IoT security M&A, Part 2

LoRa momentum in low power networks for IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) presents a lot of challenges, and one of the biggest is getting the data from those Things to a...

Tapping tech for public safety

When we call for emergency services, we don't think about how we'll be taken care of – we just assume it will work. That...

New Research, Meetup focus on Problem Solving: The Right Data for the Right Question

The Vision to Value: Economics of Data (V2V) Best Practice community has issued the second report in its ongoing initiative aimed at providing guidance...

Taming the Blockchain or/ Blockchain for the good

Blockchain has unleashed a firestorm of activity in an alternative investment world. Excited by hyperinflated prices for the technology’s first child – the cryptocurrency...

Where’s Waldo? – finding the data in distributed storage

If software is eating the world, storage is the ‘pantry’ for both software and the data it depends on. Storage, however, is often viewed...

Case closed – BI changing policing at YRP

An old consultant’s adage cautions prospective clients: “you can have cheap, fast or good – pick two.” But in its business intelligence initiative, York...