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Cloud Computing on the Horizon

From: Wednesday, December 9, 2009 Posted by Carolyn Bloch at 8:26 AM Researchers from the Pervasive Technology Institute at the Digital Science Center at Indiana University are working on developing and using cloud computing techniques to support life science research. NIH awarded the university $1.5 million in grant funding to construct an experimental supercomputing […]

Use Digital PR to expand Public Relations Impact

Digital PR takes advantage of the viral web to expand visibility and syndication across traditional media, new media and the end audience.

IT Governance – Issue 3

With this issue we begin the journey into the details of IT Governance.  Since IT is such a large topic we first need to break the task into workable categories.  These categories should be associated with both business and IT as well as encompass the major contributions of IT that are critical to the IT/Business […]

IDC: Cloud, Mobile To Drive IT Growth In 2010

An analyst firm believes consumers and businesses will spend 3.2% more on telecom, hardware, software and services than in 2009. By Antone Gonsalves InformationWeek December 4, 2009 Mobile devices supplanting the PC as the primary client for accessing the Internet and the emergence of “enterprise-grade” cloud services are among the transformative technologies expected to rock […]

For 2010, IDC Predicts an Apple iPad and Battles in the Cloud

December 3, 2009, By STEVE LOHR Apple brings out an iPad digital tablet. Netbooks move upscale. And I.B.M. buys Juniper Networks. Those predictions for next year, and others, are being presented on Thursday by the technology research firm IDC. IDC’s entry in the year-end forecasting sweepstakes doesn’t lack for detail. There will be 300,000 iPhone […]