Web Analytics Test Criteria
Thanks to all of you who submitted your criteria weightings for Bruce Boardman's Web Analytic Products, published here on August 5th. We had 101 responses, organized below as percentages of
Tracking Google's IT Booty
Hopes to raise some $3B in IPO cash, of which about half could go to the company. IT spending spree coming?
Los Alamos Fallout Continues
Director says lab is getting back on track after security breach, but the government is threatening big changes
GE Access Wants Volume
GE Access plans to turn up the volume on lower-end Sun Microsystems products at its annual New Frontiers Conference this week.
Intel To Delay New Pentium 4
Already struggling with slips in its mobile line, a minor recall of a recent chipset and inventory balancing issues at the end of the last quarter, Intel has now begun
Windows XP SP2 No Security Silver Bullet
Although Microsoft's pumped considerable resources into the upcoming Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), even that security-conscious update won't block every exploit or prevent future vulnerabilities, a company executive acknowledged.
What about iSCSI HBAs?
So the Storage writers in the Green Bay lab have been conducting ongoing testing and conversations about one basic premise of the iSCSI world: That you need an HBA in your servers. We've come to the conclusion that this is...
Here Comes the Amish Virus
One of our editors just unleashed a rather devastating virus internally, which I of course feel compelled to share with you here. Enjoy. Amish virus You have just received the Amish virus. Since we have no electricity or computers, you...
I'm so Blue
Sorry about the break in blogging. Blame it on travel, on some surgery, or on the fact that we get a blue moon tomorrow night. Whatever it was, I'm back. Good thing, too, because I had an interesting conversation yesterday...
Certance's CP 3100 D2D2T
Will small and midsize businesses find this affordable virtual tape technology adaptable to their needs?
Ron Schmelzer feels that Web services were never meant to replace tightly coupled high-performance transaction systems.
Agentless App Monitoring
This edition looks at nLayers' InSight, MegaPath Networks' Small Biz Hosted GRAS, Xtradyne's Web Services Domain Boundary Controller and Canon's Color ImageRunner C3220.
IE--You're Not Alone
Although a patch was quickly released to cover a vulnerability, has Mozilla lost the faith of some of its users?
It's Good to Be #2
This edition: the Top 11 good things about being named version 2.0; a Goth makeover; and do-it-yourself furniture.
Web Analytics Services
We tested 10 Web analytics services to get the lowdown on our NWC and CMP sites. Though most offerings impressed, our Editor's Choice edged out the rest with its
IBM To Acquire App Management Vendor Cyanea
IBM has agreed to acquire Cyanea Systems Corp., a move that's expected to give IBM the technology it needs to extend its systems management software into transaction-heavy, electronic-commerce environments.
Gates: Microsoft To Increase Patent Filing
Microsoft will continue to ramp up its patent filing and intellectual-property licensing efforts, chairman and chief software architect Bill Gates said in a meeting with financial analysts at the company's
PolarLake Adds BPEL Support to ESB Integration Suite
PolarLake announced the release of PolarLake Integration Suite V4.0, which delivers new functionality, including added support for business activity monitoring (BAM) and Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) based on the
Are You a Naysayer?
Just because commercial unlicensed radio data technologies are working, it doesn't mean you can't ask questions about future viability.
First Step Toward a 500-Mbps WLAN
To define what might be the most significant wireless LAN standard ever, the IEEE 802.11n task group this week kicks off a serious effort. As is the case with many
VPN: Security To Go
Mobility and broadband are changing the rules of the virtual private network (VPN) game, with alternatives to IPSec making a move.
Watch out for New Bin Laden Virus
Without getting too embroiled in the heated issues of politics, terrorism and the quest for justice, it's no surprise that the majority of Americans and some folks around the world would like to see terrorist Osama Bin Laden dead. Unfortunately,...