Stories by Drew Robb

  • Security appliances: Are they good enough?

    Best-of-breed security software lets datacentre operators tailor protection to their exact needs. But some midsize companies or branch offices without dedicated security experts may prefer a simpler approach.

  • TECHNOLOGY: Computing power grids

    While grid computing might sound revolutionary, it's really an incremental step in a long developmental history of computer platforms. In fact, enterprises of all types are already using a simple form of grid computing within their firewalls to economically meet processing needs.