Joel Shore

Veteran technology journalist Joel Shore is editor of Reference Guide, publishers of reviews and custom content for the technology industry. He co-founded and was the longtime director of the CRN Test Center.

Google and Ingram Micro Search for Acceptance

Though it made for splashy headlines when announced in late June, Googles plunge into the systems integrator channel with its Google brand hardware search appliances is being met with...

Exabyte Launches LTO-2 Tape Autoloader

With its acquisition by Tandberg Data slated for completion in early November, tape storage maker Exabyte is launching products based on the industry open-standard LTO-2 tape format. Exabyte insists the...

AMCC Answers Call With RAID 6

With the use of RAID 6 double-parity large storage arrays growing, Applied Micro Circuits has launched its high-performance 3ware 9650SE SATA II RAID controller family. The AMCC 3ware 9650SE family...

Linux Isnt for Everyone—Yet

The drive to Linux and other open-source platforms presents a host of benefits. Without the need to purchase software licenses for Windows, Unix or Solaris, the funds saved can...

UFT Gives Lesson in Open Source

For the 150,000 members of the United Federation of Teachers, paper forms, phone calls and hours spent standing in line are no longer current events; instead, they are consigned...

Latest Posts

TigerGraph CEO Yu Xu on the Future of Graph Analytics

I spoke with Dr. Yu Xu, CEO of TigerGraph, about why graph analytics hasn’t been adopted as much as other analytics methods – and...

What is Predictive Analytics?

Predictive analytics is the use of data, statistical algorithms, and artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) techniques to identify the likelihood of future...

Lenovo ISG and Strategic Partners: Sharing Innovations

Lenovo’s Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG) recently issued announcements that illustrate the value offered by its strategic partners. Let’s consider them in more detail. Also see: Digital...

Cisco CSO Liz Centoni’s Tech Forecast: Edge, Cryptography, AI

I spoke with Liz Centoni, Chief Strategy Officer at Cisco, about her predictions for tech in the year ahead. We discussed her four key forecasts...

Zscaler Works to Secure a Connected World

The world is more connected than ever thanks to the proliferation of Internet of Things (IoT), connected edge computing devices and the technology that...