Articles By Ashlee Vance

Tech stocks top Dow in 2001

Tech stocks top Dow in 2001

Many technology companies took a beating throughout 2001, but two of the IT industry's biggest players, Microsoft Corp. and IBM...

January 3rd, 2002 Ashlee Vance
Sun calls on Web sites to support Java

Sun calls on Web sites to support Java

Sun Microsystems Inc. hopes to enlist some of the Internet's most popular Web sites to help promote the use of...

December 14th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
HP exec says Compaq merger a go

HP exec says Compaq merger a go

Despite strong resistance in some quarters to its merger with Compaq Computer Corp., a senior Hewlett-Packard Co. official said Wednesday...

December 13th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
Sun speeds up entry-level server

Sun speeds up entry-level server

Sun Microsystems Inc. executives took on a more optimistic tone Thursday with regard to hardware sales in the company's second...

December 10th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
Sun shines light on its blade servers

Sun shines light on its blade servers

Sun Microsystems Inc. has decided to join the blade server fray, but users should not get too excited just yet...

December 6th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
IBM gets bill for Linux love notes

IBM gets bill for Linux love notes

The city of San Francisco on Monday quashed some of the warm, fuzzy feelings associated with the Linux operating system...

November 28th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
What slowdown? Users are ready to buy

What slowdown? Users are ready to buy

A slow economy may have put the squeeze on IT budgets, but many users at the Comdex Fall trade show...

November 21st, 2001 Ashlee Vance
Company unveils new type of storage attack

Company unveils new type of storage attack

LeftHand Networks Inc. added to the ever-growing storage alphabet soup with the release of its first NUS (Network Unified Storage)...

November 11th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
Sun soups up servers with faster chips

Sun soups up servers with faster chips

Sun Microsystems Inc. upped the processor speeds on its midrange server line Monday, hoping to offer users more computing power...

November 7th, 2001 Ashlee Vance
Compaq, IBM part ways on storage pact

Compaq, IBM part ways on storage pact

Compaq Computer Corp. will offer users its own high-end storage box instead of IBM Corp.'s popular Shark Enterprise Storage System,...

November 5th, 2001 Ashlee Vance