Ottawa firm warns of Microsoft OCS VoIP threat

An Ottawa firm that tracks security vulnerabilities in VoIP and unified communications systems has warned of a new threat IT managers should be on the lookout for, particularly if they use Microsoft Office

Published on: November 13th, 2008 Briony Smith

One in 310 Canadian Windows PCs have malware

Canada scored much better than the rest of the world in a Microsoft survey that tracked the average number of Windows-based PCs containing dangerous malware. The company on Tuesday released the results of

Published on: April 21st, 2008 Shane Schick

Commscore releases February Web traffic stats

Genealogy, tax and lottery web sites saw gains in Internet traffic last month from Canadian surfers, while Google, Yahoo and Microsoft properties got the most visitors, according to ComScore Inc.’s Media Metrix service.

Published on: March 26th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Database contender offers SQL Server alternative

Real Software, an Austin, Texas-based developer software vendor, announced Tuesday the release of Real SQL Server 2008 Release 1, and the upcoming new iteration of RealBasic 2008 Release 1, but, according to an

Published on: January 15th, 2008 Briony Smith

HP

After deliberating on when to release its new Compaq D315 Business PC in Canada, Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Ltd. announced Wednesday it is bringing the entry-level AMD Athlon XP processors to Canadian enterprise customers.Starting at

Published on: September 3rd, 2002 Ryan B. Patrick

Reading the fine print

It is not that often we sign agreements without reading them. Buy a home, read the legalese to make sure the deed is yours. Rent a car, read the agreement to see whether

Published on: September 11th, 2001 Chris Conrath

Reading the fine print

It is not that often we sign agreements without reading them. Buy a home, read the legalese to make sure the deed is yours. Rent a car, read the agreement to see whether

Published on: September 6th, 2001 Chris Conrath

Microsoft purchases Corel

Microsoft Corp. today announced it is buying Corel Corp. of Ottawa. The acquisition, according to a Microsoft representative, "leverages many synergies between the two companies," especially in the areas of office productivity and

Published on: February 24th, 2000 Peter Wolchak

Palm VII offers info on the go

The next-generation handheld computer from 3Com Corp.'s Palm Computing Division will allow people to send and receive e-mail and snippets of on-line information, according to the company.The Palm VII organizer, expected to start

Published on: January 14th, 1999 Deanne N. Gage