Amazon Outage And Cloud Common Sense
We probably shouldn't connect servers to the Internet, let kids play outside, or let Congress fix debt ceilings. OK, that last one may be true.
Will Direct Project Cripple HIEs?
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT says its Direct Project can help healthcare practitioners nationwide quickly gain IT interoperability. So why aren't you jumping on board?
How VOiP Will Rock Your World
Eric Mack takes a deep dive into the near future of of VoiP, and the future for traditional carriers does not look pretty.
HP TouchPad Starting Tablet Price Wars?
Two price drops last week on HP's tablet, plus the impending arrival of Amazon's tablet, point to falling price tags. But much more mobile disruption lies ahead in the next few months.
The PC Made Me Do IT
BYTE technologist Dino Londis tries to figure out if the IBM PC really was his first computer.
The New Federal CIO: A Closer Look
Vivek Kundra's successor, Steven VanRoekel, logged time at the FCC and Microsoft and is known to be an innovator. But he's never been a CIO.
How eBay And Others Cope When Rules Keep Changing
They need software that lets them rewrite business rules often to react to changing conditions. An independent that competes against IBM and Oracle is racking up some notable customer wins in this tech niche.
Storage Virtualization Using The Hypervisor
Hypervisor storage virtualization lets you buy systems to solve a specific problem, while letting the hypervisor move live virtual machines between storage devices as needed.
Will Nokia Show Mango Phone On Aug. 17?
Microsoft and Nokia are hosting an event in Germany on August 17, which may be the official unveiling of the Windows Phone 7 mobile phone offspring from the partnership of the two tech giants.