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Barracuda Networks, the ISSJ provider, announced that it wanted to increase the reach of its spam firewall line with the addition of a spyware-removal feature. The company said, this feature would destroy malware from previously infected desktops. The company said it is expanding its p...
SYS-CON's upcoming '3rd International Virtualization Conference & Expo' faculty includes such distinguished speakers as: Al Aghili (Managed Methods), Alan Chhabra (Egenera), Andi Mann (Enterprise Management Associates), Andrew Conte (APC), Andy Astor (EnterpriseDB), Ariel Cohen (Xsigo ...
Details of this year's MAX, for those who have been wondering, are that it is being held October 23 - 26, 2006, at the Venetian Resort Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. Adobe will have over 90 different hands-on and workshop sessions presented by Adobe experts and other industry leaders on best pr...
Progress Real Time Division, an operating unit of Progress Software Corporation today released Progress ObjectStore Enterprise Version 6.3, the latest version of the industry’s most popular object database, featuring dramatic performance improvements across all environments and support...
Barracuda Networks, ISSJ service provider, announced its first outside investment. The company has secured funding worth $40 Million yesterday, according to a press release. Two Menlo Park-based companies, Sequoia Capital and Francisco Partners are funding Barracuda. Barracuda Networks...
Kapow announced that Seiko UK, the UK subsidiary of the watch and clock maker, signed up with Kapow to prvide a SMS text-alert service. The company said, this service enables fats and efficient contact with the customers and Seiko's sales team. Seiko feels that this service would impro...
QCD Microsystems has announced the release of its InterStructures DHCP Management Console Linux Client built on the Eclipse platform. This full featured client enables configuration and management of Linux DHCP servers from an easy to use GUI (Graphical User Interface), the company say...
A new Version of SQL Server 2005, codenamed Yukon, is to be launched at a gala event at the Moscone Center in San Francisco today.
MetaSolv Software, a global leader in comprehensive operational support system solutions for next-generation communications service providers, has announced that its 2005 Provisioning Symposium will be held October 18th and 19th, 2005 in London, UK.
A new study by Forrester Consulting, based on interviews with six Actuate customers, created a composite organization that is using Actuate for customer self-service reporting with positive cash flow in 15 months with a Return on Investment of 92 percent over three years.
Sun COO Jonathan Schwartz says DRM standards must be built 'by the community, for the community.' New Parasoft software simulates a variety of hacker attacks.
Appro (http://www.appro.com), a leadingprovider of high-performance enterprise computing systems announces thatLinuxWorld magazine, in conjunction with the show's organizers IDG WorldExpo, has named the company's Appro's XtremeBlade Cluster Solution as thewinner of the 'Best Clustering...
First it was the US, and now its Europe. Online commerce is picking up across Europe - especially the parts in Western Europe - naturally at different rates in different countries - with not only internet and broadband penetration rates but also cultural factors playing a role in e-com...
The years-long debate over a harmonized technology patenting process throughout the European Union may be over, with the bill failing by an overwhelming margin. Touted as a 'triumph' by open-source software proponents, does it also represent a continuing rupture in the fabric of a Euro...
A years-long debate over a harmonized technology patenting process throughout the European Union comes to a head this week when members of the European Parliament are set to vote on it. Supported by large technology companies in Europe, opposed by open-source proponents, it represents ...
UK-based Netcraft identifies South Korea as the country with the most confirmed 'phishing' websites. The country is listed as the host of almost 10% of all phishing sites in the world. China, Russia, and Taiwan also come up big in this dubious category.
'The main reason for me to leave is that eBay does not absorb innovation at the pace I enjoy, and its focus is narrower than Google,' said former eBay Research Director Louis Monier, when asked why he was switching from eBay to Google, Inc.
The UK's Atomic Weapons Establishment plc (AWE) has acquired an Evolocity visualization cluster system from Linux Networx, as part of ongoing research into new techniques for visualizing data produced by the agency's extensive computer simulation facilities.
A third-generation chef takes advantage of her alternative training to carry out her talents on a midsize sailing yacht. Strong breezes met us on our way out of the Yacht Club Marina in Antigua. Although dark clouds portside indicated rain in nearby Montserrat, our afternoon of comfort...
Michael Dell recently told a Fortune magazine reporter that his company 'would be happy' to assemble and deliver systems running OS X. Could this really happen?
'Ericsson and Napster are uniquely suited to offer mobile operators a simple, cohesive and personalized digital music experience for their consumers,' said Chris Gorog, Napster's chairman and CEO, as Ericsson and Napster recently announced a global partnership to offer what they are ca...
Yahoo Inc. has acquired DialPad Communications, whose VoIP technology converts conversations into data packets that can then be transmitted across the Internet using today's widely prevalent broadband connections.
First the Sony Playstation Portable (PSP) was hacked, and now it's revealed that porn content may be on the way. What next for the besieged device?
Google Mobile, says the search giant, 'makes it easy to access online information - over 8 billion pages and a billion images - on your cell phone or mobile device.' You can also search more than a billion images and get the one you need on your phone with Google Image Search.
The NISCC has issued a warning about a series of 'trojanised email attacks targeting the UK Government and companies.' The agency said the trojans could be used to obtain passwords, scan networks, 'exfiltrate' information and launch further attacks.
Britain's largest telco, BT, has launched a cellular phone that switches between fixed and mobile networks. The phone works like a mobile outdoors but automatically switches to a broadband line once users enter their home.
Symbian Limited has released what it calls 'unaudited' numbers for the quarter ending in March 2005. Symbian OS-based phones totalled 6.75 million during the quarter, a growth of 180% over the previous year. Symbian stated that the total number of Symbian OS phones sold now totals 32 m...