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Content posted in April 2006
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Sun Switches Gears
Commentary  |  4/26/2006  | 
Does McNealy's departure signal the end of corporate name-calling?
Another Round for CentrePath
News  |  4/26/2006  | 
Scores $10M in VC cash to foster growth of service for management system provider
Tucci Talks Up EMC's Future
News  |  4/26/2006  | 
EMC boss touts the new Clariions, storage appliances, M&As, and consumer devices
Tagging the Future
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Ready for RFID? It could change the nature of storage networking
Westchester County: We Ticket Wi-Fi
Commentary  |  4/25/2006  | 
A new law passed today by County Executive Andy Spano, makes Westchester, NY the first county to fine businesses for running open, Wi-Fi networks....
Phishers Snare Victims With VoIP
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
A security firm has found a phishing scheme in which the scammers used Internet telephony to copy a bank's automated voice system in order to steal customers' passwords, account numbers
Intel, PacNet Agree To Deploy Mobile WiMAX In Singapore
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Intel and Pacific Internet Limited (PacNet), a large Asia-Pacific ISP, team up to deploy a mobile WiMAX network in Singapore.
Review: Samsung Helix
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
This new pocket XM radio receiver and recorder is like "TiVo for radio." You can even record individual songs off the air by pressing a single button. If you don't
Silverback Hoists $16M
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Network Appliance joins Intel in bankrolling the storage processor and HBA startup
Interop Preview: Wi-Fi, Mesh Networks High On Vendors' To-Do Lists
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
With the Interop trade show set to open next week in Las Vegas, several vendors are getting the jump on the event by breaking news in what figures to be
Intel Launches German R&D Center To Advance Multicore Effort
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Intel GmbH has opened an R&D center in Braunschweig, Germany, to further its bid to propel processor architectures to teraflops performance while lowering power requirements.
Longhorn Server Slated For Second Half Of '07
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
At its Management Summit, Microsoft narrows down Longhorn Server's release date and reveals Vista security will come with strings attached.
Do It Yourself Podcasting
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
The growing popularity of podcasting opens opportunities for your business to spread its message in a new way.
Firefox Bug Could Be Serious
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
A security firm fears that a zero-day vulnerability in a fully-patched and most-current version of Mozilla Corp.'s Firefox could be exploited.
Microsoft Unveils Repatched Patch
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
As promised, Microsoft releases an updated edition of its April 11 MS06-016 security bulletin.
Red Sox SAN Makes Travel Squad
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Team scraps HP server and hits the road with extra EMC Clariion
Product Comparison: Tough Accounting Choices for Small Businesses
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
A comparison of QuickBooks to Microsoft's new small business accounting application shows that although QuickBooks' maturity is apparent, you shouldn't discount SBA as a formidable competitor.
Bright Shine, Or Eclipse?
Commentary  |  4/25/2006  | 
If you think about it, Scott McNealy had an amazing run as Sun's CEO -- one that went for a long, loooong time in this business. He co-founded the company in 1982 and became CEO and chairman two years later;...
Fox Sees Sun's Solaris
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Fox Television has tapped Sun Microsystems's Solaris 10 operating system (OS), servers, and storage, a company executive has told TechWeb.
AT&T Expanding IPTV Into New Markets
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
AT&T Inc. will offer IPTV in 21 markets by the end of the year, a company executive told TechWeb.
Google: Consumer Input Spurred OneBox
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
The OneBox solution, which is a partnership with several software and hardware vendors, will be released in Beta next week.
Poll: Consumers Like TV, Phone, Web 'Bundles'
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Nearly half of consumers interviewed by a research firm said their households receive a communications bundle from a single company.
ThinkFree Office Online Beta Available
Commentary  |  4/25/2006  | 
Another Web 2.0 Office application beta goes live, this one from ThinkFree....
Rapid7 Spots Vulnerabilities
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Numerous flaws found in Symantec Scan Engine pose the risk of unauthorized access to critical data and malicious attacks, reports Rapid7
ESS Secures Microsoft
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Essential Security Software announced support for Microsoft Windows Rights Management Services (RMS)
Microsoft Releases Second Internet Explorer 7 Beta
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
This version targets consumers and will offer tech support
BIG-IP 1500 Global Traffic Manager
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
It's not cheap, but this load balancing appliance with global traffic management capabilities is easy to use and has the extras you'll want.
Storage Grabs Video Limelight
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Dispatches from NAB, where vendors have tapped one of the richest verticals of all
Users Ponder Linux Tradeoffs
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
Impediments include cost, integration challenges, and lack of skills
EMC Stays Smart
News  |  4/25/2006  | 
What new Clariions? EMC brings out new management software to open its user show
New Sun CEO Schwartz Talks Tactics
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
New Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz and EVP Greg Papadopoulos plan to make sure the company's R&D targets the best opportunities, including Open Solaris and energy-efficient hardware.
Schwartz Replaces McNealy As Sun CEO
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Sun Microsystems CEO Scott McNealy resigned on Monday in the wake of another poor earnings report; he remains as chairman. Jonathan Schwartz, Sun's president and COO, will assume the CEO
EMC Beefs Up Storage Security Offerings
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
EMC unveils its strategy for not only storing and protecting data, but for securing it as well, and introduces two new offerings aimed at helping secure customer data, as well
Sun CEO McNealy Steps Down
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Scott McNealy, chief executive and co-founder of Sun Microsystems is stepping down, it was reported Monday.
The Right Firewall for the Job
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
It seems like there's a different breed of firewall for every day of the week: application firewalls, Web firewalls, desktop firewalls and more. Let us help you pick the right
The IT Job Market: A Positive Outlook
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
By all accounts this year and next will be the year for the IT job seeker with new opportunities cropping up everywhere and salaries rising right along with the hiring
Click Fraud Less Than Expected, Monitoring Firm Says
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Click fraud that inflates the cost of online advertising reportedly occurs at a rate that's lower that expected among advertisers.
Hacker 'Smartbomb' Toolkit Attacks Unpatched Computers
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
A dirt-cheap, do-it-yourself hacking kit sold by a Russian Web site is reportedly being used by more than 1,000 malicious Web sites.
VMware: Next Gen Virtual Platform Beats Microsoft's Carmine
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
At EMC's Technology Summit, a VMware exec dismissed the threat of Microsoft's Carmine virtualization manager and touted a plethora of ISV and service partner opportunities with VMWare's forthcoming ESX3, VirtualCenter2
Trouble In Skypeland: It Misses eBay Revenue Targets
Commentary  |  4/24/2006  | 
When eBay bought Skype for the staggering sum of over $4 billion, Skype had to meet certain revenue targets. But trouble is ahead: It looks as if Skype is falling behind, and won't be able to get the full payout....
The Top Five Skype Add-ons
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Skype is more than just a telephony client. There are many accessories that enhance the basic Skype functionality. Here are the ones we like the most
Yet Another Zero-day Smacks IE
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Microsoft's Internet Explorer, which was just patched with 10 fixes two weeks ago, suffers from yet another zero-day vulnerability that can be exploited remotely, Symantec says.
James Cameron's Message At NAB: Push 3D Into Theaters
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Director James Cameron talks about the changes he envisions in the filmmaking industry during the National Association of Broadcasters' Digital Cinema Summit keynote.
Linksys enters 802.11n fray, skirts chip-set questions
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Cisco Systems Inc. subsidiary Linksys Inc. avoided questions about the reportedly questionable performance of early, pre-draft chip sets in announcing four router and access point lines for the 802.11n standard.
University of Texas Computer Breach Hits 200,000
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Nearly 200,000 records of alumni, faculty, staff, and current and prospective students of the business school at the University of Texas at Austin have been exposed in a data breach.
Mozilla Patches Thunderbird, Puts Mozilla Suite To Sleep
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Mozilla Corp. late Friday unveiled security fixes for its Thunderbird e-mail client.
IT Careers: Making A Change
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Is your IT job feeling a little stale? It's a great time to switch companies or even industries, and some emerging fields and technologies could make a change all the
Microsoft Digs Its Teeth Into Entertainment
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Microsoft Corp. made several key announcements Monday at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) 2006 conference in Las Vegas, cementing its place in broadcast industry.
802.11n wireless gear falls short in testing
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
The first round of IEEE draft 802.11n-compliant wireless networking equipment from Netgear and Buffalo Technology proved disappointing in terms of performance and interoperability, according to independent tests.
HP Launches ILM Blitz
News  |  4/24/2006  | 
Attacks ILM from all directions, while customers try to answer one problem at a time
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