Stories by Stephen Lawson

Box wants to be a platform for easy-to-write enterprise apps

A developer edition of Box will allow enterprises to build applications on top of the company's content collaboration and sharing capabilities without using the Box user interface or requiring users to have a Box account.

Written by Stephen Lawson23 April 15 08:48

Why the journey to IPv6 is still the road less traveled

The writing's on the wall about the short supply of IPv4 addresses, and IPv6 has been around since 1999. Then why does the new protocol still make up just a fraction of the Internet?

Written by Stephen Lawson21 April 15 04:00

The future is now: You may already be using IPv6

You've probably heard about the looming shortage of Internet addresses, even if you've never gone looking for one. But depending on what websites you visit and how you get to them, you may be helping to solve it.

Written by Stephen Lawson15 April 15 05:18

IBM, Fujifilm show tape storage still has a long future

IBM and Fujifilm have figured out how to fit 220TB of data on a standard-size tape that fits in your hand, flexing the technology's strengths as a long-term storage medium.

Written by Stephen Lawson10 April 15 10:17

US gains in mobile patents as IBM passes Samsung

The U.S. widened its lead in mobile patents last year and IBM took the top spot in new patents granted in that space, according to a report this week that analyzed data from both the U.S. and Europe.

Written by Stephen Lawson04 April 15 09:48

Thread and ZigBee snap pieces together to boost home IoT

The Thread Group and the ZigBee Alliance plan to make their technologies work together in connected home products, which could help bring more order to the Internet of Things.

Written by Stephen Lawson03 April 15 05:09

Cisco to buy SDN startup Embrane

Cisco plans to beef up its SDN [software-defined networking] technology by acquiring Embrane, a startup with an architecture for virtualized network appliances.

Written by Stephen Lawson02 April 15 05:57

Apigee aims to unify IoT with APIs

Internet of Things devices aren't terribly useful without apps and services. Apigee says it can help glue these elements together using APIs.

Written by Stephen Lawson01 April 15 11:46

Tanium's fast-acting endpoint management tool grows up

A tool for nearly real-time management of clients like desktops, laptops and Windows tablets is now set to take on massive organizations that have millions of endpoints.

Written by Stephen Lawson01 April 15 04:26

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