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Canonical survey: Ubuntu Server is mission-critical

Results of a survey by Ubuntu sponsor Canonical and analyst firm RedMonk say the Linux version is ready for the enterprise. Look out Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, and Novell.

By February 5, 2009


Keeping the mission-critical out of the cloud

Cloud computing is in its "early days," but companies should begin experimenting with the technology, a Citrix executive says.

By September 3, 2008


Mission critical open source and referenceability

Open source is being deployed for mission critical applications to an amazing yet still young degree.

By December 8, 2007


BlackBerry seeks bigger fish with purchase of crisis-alerts firm AtHoc

The acquisition will give BlackBerry access to more corporations and government agencies that use AtHoc's crisis communications software.

By July 22, 2015


Why you should think twice before installing the iOS 9 or Mac El Capitan open betas

Commentary: While it's enticing to get new features early, note that beta means beta -- and you probably don't want non-final operating systems on your primary phone, tablet or computer.

By July 9, 2015


Why is the FCC considering a new system for phone number portability? No good reason

Commentary: After years of delay, the FCC seems poised to switch vendors for the local telephone number portability database. That could be a big mistake.

By January 5, 2015


Soon-to-be-banned Chrome browser plug-ins get reprieve

Changing Web usage is hard. Google has granted a few extra months of leeway to those who rely on a handful of popular plug-ins, such as Silverlight, to extend what their browser can do.

By November 25, 2014


What the iPad needs next

Apple's 2014 iPad will undoubtedly debut soon, but will it really change the formula enough to make people want a new one? Here's a wish list of what could help the most.

By October 10, 2014


What I want to see in the iPhone 6

Apple's next evolution of the iPhone is nearly here. But what does it really need? This is my wish list.

By August 26, 2014


​Why you shouldn't be scared by the 'largest data breach' ever

Experts say the reported heist of 1.2 billion account credentials is legit, but caution that for most people there's little they can do -- or should be worried about.

By August 7, 2014