A smartphone that can work as a desktop may be a long shot but the pursuit of mobile technology has brought many benefits to Ubuntu, according to Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth.
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Rapid prototyping means more innovation on the hardware side. But inventors and entrepreneurs need to take a holistic approach to reap the benefits of the technology, says one expert. Here's why.
From search to Gmail, the database technology at the heart of Google's largest internal systems is now available in public beta as a managed database service.
It's a wireless arms race in the crowded spectrum of London. Time to bring on the latest technology!
When the NoSQL Couchbase database is updated this summer, firms will be getting a new scaling technology, designed to cut costs and network bandwidth.
Sponsored by SAP
The Charité University Hospital in Berlin constantly seeks new ways to improve its health care. New innovations and improvements have potential for a big impact, since Charité has over 150,000 patients yearly and employs over 3,800 doctors. Technology offers the convenience and capability to equip its doctors with mobility and deeper insights.
An end to consumerism means an end to marketing...
Amid a spate of recent database investment, Neo Technology, the company behind the leading Neo4j graph database, has unveiled its own multimillion injection.
As well as acquiring storage-engine company WiredTiger, open-source database firm MongoDB is bringing on board the architects behind the technology.
As an alternative to relational technology, NoSQL database deployments could well be entering a new phase next year, according to Bob Wiederhold, CEO of open-source NoSQL firm Couchbase.
Created out of the technology from two Apache projects, Splice Machine's real-time relational database is now available with a number of extra features.
Infor's suite of high-end cloud financial software products include a new user interface, in-memory database technology and more. CloudSuite signals a major shift in the application space. Will CIOs bite?
Many Australian small and medium enterprises are deliberately choosing to be late adopters of digital communications technology, despite being acutely aware of its benefits, according to a new study by the Australian Communications and Media Authority.
Sponsored by Red Hat and Intel
More public agencies around the world are paying attention to the benefits open source technology can bring to their citizens. Just how does open source help?
3D printing may hold both promise and peril, according to industry experts. Our latest guide looks at how this evolving technology is being used, the benefits it offers, and the concerns it raises.
Splice Machine has brought together technology from two Apache projects in its quest to create a SQL-on-Hadoop database.
The idea of running transactions and analytics on the same database is not new but it's been held back by technology. But things in the hybrid world have been changing.
The NBN Co Strategic Review proposes that Malcolm Turnbull change the network into a hodgepodge of access technologies known as Scenario 6. But will this cheaper Optimised Multi-Technology Mix look as appealing during 2014 as relative benefits are weighed and strategies revised?
Benefits from the merger include better mining of data, increased investment in hiring technology, and better platform tools.
The National Australia Bank (NAB)'s technology transformation delivered significant benefits in 2013 – paving the way for even greater change in 2014 as its new CIO takes the reins of one of the country's most ambitious IT transformations.
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