Running On HP
Here is a very idiosyncratic walk down memory lane in which we'll look at some of the more interesting moments to which HP has laid claim.
Microsoft Parades VoIP On Windows CE
Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday said the upcoming version of its Windows CE operating system for handheld devices, set-top boxes and mobile phones will include features for voice over IP, and
No Free Ride For VoIP Providers
One of the common misconceptions in the Voice over IP arena is the idea that VoIP service providers are taking a free ride on the nation's telecom networks. Nothing is
Brocade Builds SANs For Small Biz, Remote Use
Brocade Communications Systems Inc. is trying to extend the benefits of SANs to small to midsize businesses, enterprise departments and remote offices with new eight- and 16-port Fibre Channel SAN
Gates Aims For 2006 Longhorn Release
Bill Gates, Microsoft's chairman and chief software architect, came close to tagging 2006 as the release year for Longhorn, the next version of Windows, but analysts aren't so sure his
Pulver The 'Voice' Of VoIP
The relentless force that is Jeff Pulver refused to rest on his laurels Tuesday, instead exhorting the crowd at the VON show to think bigger and work harder.
Verizon: Telecom Regulation Needs A Makeover
Verizon senior vice president Kathryn Brown decries the state of the state of telecom regulation, calling for a "new policy framework" instead of tweaks to the existing regulatory system.
Polycom Unveils Entry-Level IP Phone
Conferencing vendor Polycom Monday expanded its lineup of IP phones with a new entry-level handset priced at $180 launched at the VON conference in Santa Clara, Calif.
IBM Readies AIX Consolidation Play
Consolidation of servers running IBM's AIX operating system on server blades based on the vendor's Power processors will be the next big opportunity for IBM partners, said Brian Conners, vice
Management Shakeup Costs Gateway
Gateway has had ups and down in recent years, but it's never stood still. That continues to this day as the Poway, Calif.-based company has announced yet another management reorganization.
Open Source: The Next Generation
La Quinta Inns, the national hotel chain, has just shifted its fast-growing online reservation system from BEA Systems Inc.'s WebLogic application server to a lesser-known open-source product called JBoss. The reasons for the switch from commercial software to an open-source...
FBI Tries To Dispute "Myths" Of CALEA
Have you ever seen an FBI special agent as a panelist at a telecom trade show? You could have Monday afternoon at the VON conference in Santa Clara, Calif., where
VoIP Regulatory Issues Dominate VON Buzz
Regulation -- or the potential lack thereof -- was the buzzword for the morning sessions of the VON (Voice on the Net) conference Monday, during the show's "Telecom Policy Summit"
Wanna buy a domain?
I was just forwarded a terrific piece of email. Here it is in its entirety (with names removed, of course):
Adapting To A New HP
Armed with a new channel strategy that melds its commercial and enterprise units into a single channel organization, an additional $50 million in funding, and the launch of new programs
IBM Inks Deal With Indian Telecom Company
IBM has signed a 10-year deal potentially worth $750 million to take over the information-technology infrastructure and applications of Bharti Tele-Ventures Ltd., a major telecommunications conglomerate in India, both companies
Homeland Security CIO Outlines Priorities
With 9/11 commission hearings, lingering tension over this month's train bombings in Madrid, Spain, and threats of retaliation against Israel and its allies for the recent assassination of Hamas founder and leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin serving as the backdrop, Department...
VoIP: Everyone's Using It
When I asked for some real-life examples of VoIP usage a week ago, I wasn't disappointed -- a few readers quickly replied with their success stories, which I'll share here.
Review Report: Patch Management
Tune in for a behind-the-scenes discussion with Tony Arendt, from our Neohapsis partner labs, about his patch-management review. Get the intimate details behind his testing and product comparisons.
School's Cool for EMC
Students in Massachusetts are getting their hands on high-end storage systems and software from EMC
IBM Inks Deal With Indian Telecom Company
IBM has signed a 10-year deal potentially worth $750 million to take over the information-technology infrastructure and applications of Bharti Tele-Ventures Ltd., a major telecommunications conglomerate in India.
Vivato Antennas Bring Wi-Fi To Spokane
The City of Spokane has installed what is believed to be the country's largest municipal wireless network. The core Wi-Fi technology covering a 100-block downtown area has been established by
Execs Say Offshoring Likely To Keep Growing
Eight-six percent of executives surveyed by IT management consultant DiamondCluster International say they expect the use of offshore IT outsourcers to increase in the next year.
Examining 802.11i and WPA
Products using the new Wi-Fi Protected Access Technology are here, with 802.11i-compliant products coming soon. We help you decide which one is best for your organization.
Implementing Efficient IT Projects
Our simple steps will save you time and money on development and implementation. The real challenge is making both users and coroprate execs happy.
This Edition we look at VCon HD3000 and HD5000 Conferencing Systems; NetRAT Software NetRAT 2.5; ViewCentral Replay; ZyXel Communications ZyWall 70
Reader Mark Cook says, "Parents like me who despise these file-sharing 'services' look forward to the day when ISPs will be truly able to block P2P files."
The Economics of Information Security
Security measures are costly -- so is picking up the pieces after a security breach. Consequently, more economists are turning their attentions to the study of cybercrime. If