Tag Archives: 2015

Aunty BBC smashed by DDoS — or so Beeb tells Beeb (and best 2015 TV)

The BBC—that mainstay of British broadcasting, education, journalism, and whatever Top Gear was—is ruing the day someone dropped a cup of tea into the server. Or perhaps it was a distributed-denial-of-service attack—we don’t know and Aunty Beeb isn’t saying (well, apart … Continue reading

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Top 10 tech stories 2015: Transformation and transition

Cloud and mobile computing have created an imperative for the tech world: Change or fail. This year, legacy vendors like Dell, EMC and Microsoft all took major steps to reinvent themselves, sparking some of the biggest tech stories of the … Continue reading

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2015: The tech year in cartoons

January: We have met the enemy, and he is us Image by John Klossner, © Computerworld It seems that security is always at or near the top of the list of things that keep IT leaders awake at night. But … Continue reading

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IT outsourcing year in review: Grading our 2015 predictions

Earlier this year, CIO.com and its outsourcing experts made several bold (and a few slightly less daring) predictions for IT services in 2015. We suggested that this year, companies would get serious about managing their IT supplier risk. (Not exactly.) … Continue reading

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IT outsourcing year in review: Grading our 2015 predictions

Earlier this year, CIO.com and its outsourcing experts made several bold (and a few slightly less daring) predictions for IT services in 2015. We suggested that this year, companies would get serious about managing their IT supplier risk. (Not exactly.) … Continue reading

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Acacia’s $125M IPO filing a rarity among networking firms in 2015

Acacia Communications, an optical networking company that boosts bandwidth for cloud and other service providers, Monday filed for an initial public offering — a rarity during a year in which the number of tech companies going public is at its … Continue reading

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Google graveyard: What Google has killed off in 2015

Six feet deep Google is truly a company that has more technology and products than it can handle sometimes, and in 2015 the company with the recent name change shed a host of tools and products to enable it to … Continue reading

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Cloud computing in 2015

Cloud computing in 2015 So, consumers get the on-the-move visibility and control they enjoy at the moment, while addressing concerns over data protection. From where I'm sitting, 2015 looks sets to be an exciting year for cloud computing and I … Continue reading

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CES 2015: AT&T Mobile Cloud, NetBond VPN platform grow with Sungard, Blue

CES 2015: AT&T Mobile Cloud, NetBond VPN platform grow with Sungard, Blue … De la Vega highlighted the AT&T Mobile Cloud to address this "mega trend" for serving cloud-based networks and services worldwide. The platform derives a lot of its … Continue reading

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3 OpenStack Predictions For 2015

3 OpenStack Predictions For 2015 Editor's note: Boris Renski's OpenStack consulting firm Mirantis has a frontline seat from which to predict what will happen with OpenStack in 2015. Mirantis has its own version of OpenStack that competes with Red Hat, … Continue reading

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A review of cloud in 2014 – and what's on the horizon for 2015

A review of cloud in 2014 – and what's on the horizon for 2015 2014 was an extremely busy year for cloud computing, as more and more businesses migrate and cloud increasingly becomes the de facto setting for IT. The … Continue reading

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CERN's OpenStack Cloud to Reach 150000 Cores by 2015

CERN's OpenStack Cloud to Reach 150000 Cores by 2015 CERN currently has four OpenStack clouds living in two data centers – one in Meyrin, Switzerland, where Bell's office is located, and the other in Budapest, Hungary, a remote business continuity … Continue reading

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