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Content tagged with Networking posted in November 2004
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Business Mobility Spending To Rise 36% In 2005, Survey Says
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Survey also finds security and airtime costs are the largest barriers to expanding wireless and mobile capabilities.
Geek Wish List Entries
Commentary  |  11/19/2004  | 
What gadgets are your peers scribbling down on their Holiday Goodies List? Read on Geek, read on!
Phoenix Short Circuits the PC Start-Up Process
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
The BIOS manufacturer looks to externalize Microsoft Outlook data during startup with instant-on technology, signaling an end to teleconference embarrassment and productivity pitfalls for business travelers.
Tablet PCs
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
This edition looks at Fujitsu's Lifebook T4000, JotSpot's Wikis, Phoenix Technologies' FirstWare Assistant and KoolSpan's SecureEdge.
FUDBusters: New Chip Puts TV in Your Cell Phone
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
The new TI chip paves a new way for cell phones to be misused during work hours--and for cell phone users to become even more annoying. Should IT managers really
Geeks Illustrated
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
With the holidays hurtling toward us, we tested a slew of high-tech gadgets that exude geek appeal even as they promise enterprise functionality.
Insecure Wireless
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Sean Van Handel laments, "Making a wireless network impervious to intruders isn't as easy as plugging in an 802.1x authentication server and adopting new encryption measures."
WAN Accelerators
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
We tested four accelerators, which use caching, compression and QoS to speed data across your network. But only one earned our Editor's Choice award, thanks mainly to its superior management
Gratifying Gadgets
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Ultrahigh-resolution monitors, super-small cameras and slick storage devices. See how these products rate for both coolness and value.
Vroomba Roomba!
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
In this edition: the Top 11 ways a Roomba robotic vacuum could improve your IT department, old computers and iPod to the stars!
OS Endeavor Lets PCs Emulate Mac, Linux
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
PearPC technology lets PCs and Linux machines emulate multiple operating systems, eliminating the need for separate hardware. But is it always a good solution?
Effective Change Management
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Planning is the key to maintaining control over internal changes. We offer 11 tenets of effective CM.
Networks Out at Home
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Many electronics vendors and service providers still don't provide the proper hooks to enable home networking. But IT professionals should rise up and give them the word.
For Geeks on the Go
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Mobility rules! From a GPS that includes directory assistance and Yellow Pages to a multifunction media player, you won't want to leave home without these goodies.
Analysis: Change Management Technology
News  |  11/19/2004  | 
Letting IT or users alter systems willy-nilly is a recipe for disaster. Here's how to manage software effectively.
Digital Evolution Launches XML VPNs
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
Digital Evolution this week unveils a family of VPN appliances designed to facilitate secure connections in the Web services environment.
Oracle Moves To Quarterly Security-Patch Cycle
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
Oracle's new quarterly security-patch schedule departs from its monthly schedule, which Microsoft also uses.
WLANs, Extranets, And Internet Boundary Represent Biggest Growth Areas In Security Market
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
Infonetics survey also finds that most enterprises rely on the security features in secure routers and integrated appliances for much of their network protection.
Survey: XML Traffic Poses Long-Term Network Problems
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
Says XML appliances and solutions are needed to solve bandwidth-hogging and processor slowdowns.
IBM, Mass. General Hospital Study Grid For Cancer Research
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
IBM and Massachusetts General Hospital, a Boston teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, are working together to study how the development of a grid-based, distributed computing infrastructure can facilitate improved
My RSS Feed
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
One of the best ways these days to stay on top of things is to use RSS, a messaging protocol between you and your favorite Web site.
Another Airline Adds Boeing's In-Flight Net Access
News  |  11/18/2004  | 
China Airlines is latest international airline to give passengers in-flight Internet access.
Conectiva, Mandrakesoft, Turbolinux, Progeny Form Core Linux Group
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
Four Linux vendors have joined together to develop technology that would potentially make it easier for software makers to build products for multiple distributions of the open-source operating system.
SBC To File Tariff With FCC For New VoIP Service
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
SBC to announce voluntary True IP to PSTN (TIPToP) service for VoIP providers.
NEC Debuts Fault-Tolerant Linux Server
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
NEC ships a fault-tolerant Linux server that the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company promised will remain up and running 99.999 percent of the time.
APconnections Adds Voice, Video Support To Bandwidth Management Appliances
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
APconnections has announced that it is adding voice and video traffic support to its expanded line of NetEqualizer bandwidth management appliances.
Cisco Acquires Network Management API Specialist Jahi
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
Cisco Systems Inc. will pay $16 million in cash and assumed options for Jahi Networks Inc., a specialist in programming interfaces for network management.
Survey: VoIP Can Save Enterprises From $9,600 To $28,000 Per Site
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
Survey also finds that ShoreTel and Nortel offer the lowest start-up costs, while Avaya and Cisco prices were the highest.
IPass To Offer Flat-Rate Hotspot Pricing
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
Aggregator says it expects flat-rate pricing to simplify budgeting for enterprises and to increase usage of hotspots.
VoIP Stories: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
Readers share their Voice-over-IP experiences.
Cisco Virtual SAN Technology Adopted As Industry Standard
News  |  11/17/2004  | 
VSAN Virtual Fabrics technology allows a single, physical SAN fabric to be segmented into many logical, completely independent SANs.
Nokia Demonstrates IPv6 Phone
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Nokia demonstrates the use of IPv6, the next generation Internet protocol, on a handset.
Microsoft Shows Commitment To Non-Windows Management
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Microsoft has taken a minority stake in a company that ties the software giant's management tools to Linux and other non-Windows platforms
Grid Project Puts Unused PCs To Good Works
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Leading scientific and philanthropic groups launch a project that would put millions of PCs to work on research problems ranging from Alzheimer's to disaster forecasting.
New Tools Aim To Lock Up Wireless Networks
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
AirTight gets funding to launch wireless-LAN firewall, and Air Defense will roll out security software.
Half Of Enterprises To Be Wireless By 2006: Study
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Enhanced security has opened the door to widespread enterprise WLAN deployments, but security concerns still remain, a new study says.
Cisco Announces Optical Networking Solutions For Service Providers
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Offers end-to end carrier Ethernet functionality, increased density for voice services, and enhanced bandwidth flexibility and switching capabilities.
Enterprise BlackBerry Service Available From Sprint
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Wireless operator makes e-mail service available via the BlackBerry 7750.
Buzz about Beehive
Commentary  |  11/16/2004  | 
In May BEA donated its application framework to the Apache Software Foundation where it became known as Beehive. Yesterday, BEA announced milestone 1 release of Beehive as well as additional platform support - Beehive now runs on JOnAS and Apache...
3Com Targets Cisco With New Line Of Advanced Switches
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
Family of Terabit core switches will be available at less cost than those offered by market leader.
VoIP Is For Real
News  |  11/16/2004  | 
You've spoken: VoIP offers very real benefits for corporations, and it's fast becoming an enterprise mainstay. Those are the results of a recent Voting Booth poll we conducted on Networking
Dissecting The M.O. Of A Convicted Spammer
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Convicted spammer got lists of e-mail addresses -- millions of them -- through a stolen database of America Online customers. He pumped out at least 10 million e-mails a day
Check Point Unveils WLAN Security Appliances
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
WLAN security appliances are aimed at small businesses and enable third parties to deploy and manage them.
How To Fix Your Windows System
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
The one true fix for Windows: a complete re-initialization of the hard drive and re-installation of Windows.
Adobe's New Toys
Commentary  |  11/15/2004  | 
Adobe announced version 7.0 of its Acrobat family of products, which includes Acrobat 7.0 Standard, Acrobat 7.0 Professional and the free Adobe Reader 7.0. As Adobe continues to beef up and expand its enterprise offerings, the ability of users to...
Sun Will Release New NAS Storage Appliances
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Besides unleashing Solaris 10, Sun Microsystems on Monday plans to turn the spotlight on new storage hardware and software as part of its quarterly product launch.
Cisco Arms Security VARs
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Cisco Systems is trying to grab a bigger share of the security market through new programs that aim to generate channel business in enterprise and SMB accounts.
Symbol, Cisco Liven Up Wireless Networking Offerings
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Rival wireless networking vendors Symbol Technologies and Cisco Systems are beefing up their portfolios with new products that offer higher capacity and improve security.
Virtual Reality: Boost Productivity Now
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Virtualization, with its ability to seamlessly and dynamically share physical resources to emulate one type of resource on another and to make multiple resources act as one can translate into
Embracing Storage
News  |  11/15/2004  | 
Storage isn't the problem--management is. Vendors are promising next year will bring systems to manage business continuity, backup and recovery, and multisystem environments
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