Articles By Howard Solomon

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How to trust enterprise applications from a startup

In this hyper-competitive world, CIOs have to think carefully before saying "no" to new technology. On the one hand, the...

September 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Apple to tweak iCloud security

Apple Inc. has maintained that the infamous theft of celebrity photos from its iCloud backup service is not its fault,...

September 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Mobilicity sues Ottawa for $1.2 billion

The Harper government's refusal to allow financially troubled Mobilicity to sell its spectrum to incumbent carriers has landed it in...

September 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Google exec named Obama’s CTO

Officials from two of the world's biggest technology companies have been named to top spots in the Obama administration. Megan...

September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Global agreeement on surveillance needed, says Hillary Clinton

Former U.S. secretary of state Hillary Clinton has called for an international agreement on the amount of information governments are collecting...

September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Time to get more aggressive on cybersecurity?

The revelation this week that U.S. -based outlets of Home Depot may have suffered a stunning data breach -- one...

September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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IEEE group goes after software design flaws

The IT community is obsessed with finding bugs in software and systems, and rightly so given the large number of...

September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Cisco unwraps its least expensive UCS server

If Apple can have a iPad mini and Samsung a Galaxy Mini smart phone, why can't there be a mini...

September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Find a strategy for your IT strategy

It's hard enough for a CIO to develop a current IT strategy for an organization, particularly if the entity has...

September 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Telus gets Canadian rights to mobile prescription app

Telus Corp. has made another acquisition to broaden its e-health related offerings. The communications company said Wednesday it has bought...

September 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon