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It's not hard to see that 2008-09 is going to get worse before it gets much better. Some sectors, such as storage, data center automation and e-discovery, seem immune to the downturn, but chip, computer, handheld, flash memory and server makers continue to struggle big...

UC Berkeley researchers have found that cloud computing has great opportunity to exploit unprecedented IT resources if vendors can overcome a litany of obstacles. UC Berkeley researchers have outlined their view of cloud computing, which they say has great opportunity to exploit unprecedented IT resources if...

Robert Merrill, a columnist and software entrepreneur, discusses the ins and outs of software development. About a decade ago, a major upheaval began in the software development community about the most efficient development process. There are two basic approaches, Waterfall and Agile. Today, both are...

Comprehensive Computer Consulting, Inc., a Madison based company, was awarded a five year $1.8 million contract from the US Department of Interior - US Geological Survey. The purpose of the contract is to help construct a national Biological Data Management System. The Biological...

Today President Barack Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, H.R. 1. The legislation provides $19.2 billion for health IT to help stimulate the economy, increase investment in health IT, build a strong IT infrastructure for healthcare, and expand job growth. A...

New cell sites, equipment upgrades and high-speed wireless network expansion improve system MILWAUKEE - Verizon Wireless announced today it invested more than $55.4 million in 2008 to enhance its digital network in Wisconsin. The enhancements included building new -- and upgrading existing -- cell sites, increasing...