Information Technology

IBM Adds Security, Mobile, and Other Trending Topics to Academic Program

In response to a growing and changing skills gap, IBM has introduced what it's calling the "largest expansion" of its Academic Initiative since the program began in 2003.

Mobile Apps That Make IT's Life Easier

Six IT professionals share their favorite tools for tackling both tech and everyday tasks.

University for the Creative Arts Adopts Multiplatform Remote Support Solution

The University for the Creative Arts in England has adopted a new secure remote support solution to provide remote technical support to its technologically and geographically diverse staff.

Help Desk Premier Software Now Free for Educational Organizations is making its Help Desk Premier software available for free to educational organizations until the end of this year.

IBTA Updates InfiniBand Architecture Specification Volume 2

The InfiniBand Trade Association has launched release 1.3 of the InfiniBand Architecture Specification Volume 2, which defines the InfiniBand input/output architecture for interconnecting servers, communications infrastructure equipment, storage, and embedded systems.

CoSoSys Rolls Out Mobile Device Management for iOS and Android

CoSoSys has added Mobile Device Management (MDM) for iOS and Android as a new module for its data loss prevention product, Endpoint Protector 4.3.

NetApp Launches Midrange Data Storage and Management Platforms

NetApp has launched the new FAS3200 series midrange storage systems. The company designed them with the education market in mind, to help consolidate operations onto a shared storage platform.

Perceptive Software Releases Rebranded Web-Based Data Upload Solution

Perceptive Software has released its Web-based data upload solution, Perspective DataTransfer, formerly known as Nolij Transfer, which was rebranded after Perceptive Software acquired Nolij Corp. earlier this year.

U Minnesota Consolidates Databases and Reduces Data Center Footprint

The University of Minnesota has improved the efficiency of its database administration by consolidating database instances, reducing the total by about 90 percent.

Ohio University Moves to High-Capacity Wireless LAN

Ohio University is deploying a new 802.11n wireless local area network (LAN) with 135 wireless access points to accommodate the explosion of mobile devices accessing the network.