Articles By Ellen Messmer

Security vendors unveil wares

Security vendors unveil wares

Established vendors and security start-ups announced their latest products and services last month for network intrusion-detection and outsourced security management....

July 13th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
Cisco establishes new communications group

Cisco establishes new communications group

Cisco Systems Inc. is going after customer-contact centres and unified messaging markets with its new Internet Communications Software Group....

June 15th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
Cisco offers low-end VPN, firewall gear

Cisco offers low-end VPN, firewall gear

While Cisco Systems Inc. in April took the wraps off a new line of low-end, low-cost remote-access VPN and firewall...

June 15th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
Various B2B exchanges evolve in fits and starts

Various B2B exchanges evolve in fits and starts

A year into their struggle to start an on-line business-to-business exchange with suppliers, the Big Three automakers last week came...

June 15th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
E-Commerce has yet to embrace virtual reality

E-Commerce has yet to embrace virtual reality

On-line shopping can be a tough sell, as it is often difficult to evaluate products through the medium of a...

May 31st, 2000 Ellen Messmer
Security software determines how much customers can do

Security software determines how much customers can do

How would you like to give premium customers access to fancy electronic commerce, but limit what newcomers can do?Start-up Indigo...

February 10th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
VPN vendors reluctantly back Win 2000

VPN vendors reluctantly back Win 2000

When it ships next month, Microsoft Corp.'s Windows 2000 will come with technology for setting up an IP Security-based virtual...

January 27th, 2000 Ellen Messmer
Hackers try to convince world new tool is legit

Hackers try to convince world new tool is legit

At the Defcon hacker convention earlier this month in flood-ravaged Las Vegas, 19 members of the Cult of the Dead...

July 29th, 1999 Ellen Messmer