Articles By Howard Solomon

IT exec urges hike in education spend

IT exec urges hike in education spend

Canada needs to create superior higher education institutions and parents should be willing to pay higher tuition for their children,...

July 19th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Ethernet switch sales slow

Ethernet switch sales slow

Going fast rather than super-fast may be good enough for most organizations, according to the latest sales figures for Ethernet...

July 18th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Fixed wireless market waking up

Fixed wireless market waking up

Fixed broadband wireless service for business has been a sleepy technology for the past decade, but it’s about to wake...

July 18th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Board reconsiders Inter-Tel, Mitel deal

Board reconsiders Inter-Tel, Mitel deal

Ottawa’s Mitel Networks hopes soon to see an end to the drama taking place over its effort to buy a...

July 5th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Symantec calls for more unity

Symantec calls for more unity

Symantec believes storage managers should dump point data protection and archiving products and turn to a new line of software...

July 5th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Bell’s future still unclear

Bell’s future still unclear

In the middle of last month’s frenzied bidding war for Bell Canada, telecommunications consultant Roberta Fox decided to do something...

July 4th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Mitel, Inter-Tel merger deal hits snag

Mitel, Inter-Tel merger deal hits snag

Inter-Tel Inc. founder Steven Mihaylo has forced the company’s board to delay a special meeting of shareholders to approve the...

July 3rd, 2007 Howard Solomon
SMBs couldn’t care less about telecom ‘extras’

SMBs couldn’t care less about telecom ‘extras’

Service providers spend a lot of money creating and marketing extra telecom services beyond voice and data access. But according...

June 28th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Cisco forges ahead with IronPort technology integration

Cisco forges ahead with IronPort technology integration

Cisco Systems is moving quickly to integrate technology it’s gaining from buying e-mail security firm IronPort Systems. Company officials commented...

June 24th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Cisco to push IronPort

Cisco to push IronPort

NEW YORK – Cisco Systems is moving quickly to integrate technology it’s gaining from buying e-mail security firm IronPort Systems.Company...

June 24th, 2007 Howard Solomon