The mainframe and PCs are dead? New developments prove us wrong!

  The mainframe was supposed to have disappeared off the scene long ago, so too the PC, but both are still around.  All the hype around smartphones and tablets seems to remain hype, but then I guess industry has always known that the mainframe and PC (and laptops) would be around for a long time […]

HPC pushes computing boundaries

  High performance computing (HPC) – also referred to as super computing (SC) – was not so long ago considered to be in the realm of research institutions and academia, but today it is fast moving into industry. Companies accumulate vast amounts of data about their customers and the public’s opinions of  products and service. […]

LTE the ultimate in mobility? Think again, 5G is on its way!

  Long term evolution (LTE) is not the ultimate in broadband mobility, it is just the beginning. While the new 5G is not yet out of the research laboratories – with several parameters and standards still to be finalised by organisations like IEEE, 5G Forum, the International Telecommunications Union and others – it is waiting […]