EMC Gets Smarts
Will pay $260M cash for network/ systems management software player to augment ILM
What's In Store For Storage In 2005
With the new year upon us, some key storage technologies are poised for takeoff, and, not surprisingly, they're an alphabet soup of acronyms.
Microsoft, Citrix Renew Vows For Longhorn Server Era
Though their existing alliance doesn't officially end until May 2005, Microsoft and Citrix got into the holiday spirit by announcing an extension of their longtime technology-sharing alliance for another five
Sprint and Nextel
A merger between Sprint and Nextel means a number of potential benefits to both companies, their stockholders and, potentially, to their customers.
Google Desktop Search Buggy, Fixed
Researchers at Rice University makes public a bug in Google Desktop Search that could let hackers secretly search the contents of a user's hard drive.
The Ultimate Freeware Toolkit
Here are little-known freeware and shareware utilities that can help system builders do a faster, better job of diagnosing and repairing ailing computer systems.
Oracle and PeopleSoft to Merge
Oracle and PeopleSoft will at last tie the knot, but after all the pomp and posturing, what will the deal mean to PeopleSoft users?
The IT industry pulled a few surprises out if its hat in 2004. Here are the ones that most intrigues TechWeb's staff.
Overrated Tech, Underrated Tech
To sum up the year, InformationWeek's editors present their list of the most overrated and underrated technologies, ideas, people, and trends.
Year-End PC Tasks
A little simple maintenance now can help prevent many headaches next year, Fred Langa says.
The Survivor's Guide to 2005: Pop Quizes
Put your best thinking cap on and test your security, convergence business strategy and application know-how with our special, interactive pop quizzes. We'll show you exactly where you stand or
Blog Awards Bookmarks
Our editors pick their favorite alternative technology blogs from among the many entries made by you, our dear readers.
We Pick Our Privates
Byte and Switch editors name their Top Ten Private Companies, winter 2004 edition
IT Growth Steady, Strong
Say goodbye to the topsy-turvy, up-and-down IT
market and say hello to the industry's long-lost friend: stability.
The China Syndrome
China's technical prowess is turning it into one of the largest networking markets in the world--and into U.S. vendors' biggest competitor.
Survivor's Guide to 2005: Security
The best way to safeguard your network is with centralized management and multilayered protection. But how much of the P.R. you read is hype? Learn to tell the marketing babble