Articles By Network World staff

Oracle quietly plotting ambitious cloud plan

Oracle quietly plotting ambitious cloud plan

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - The overall strategy is an ambitious one that features software (SaaS) and platform (PaaS) offerings, along with...

April 20th, 2012 Network World staff
Microsoft edges closer to open-source community

Microsoft edges closer to open-source community

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Despite a rocky historical relationship with the open-source community, Microsoft's recent decision to create a specialized Open...

April 20th, 2012 Network World staff
OpenStreetMap posing surprise threat to Google Maps

OpenStreetMap posing surprise threat to Google Maps

FRAMINGHAM - The announcement last week that the Wikimedia Foundation will switch from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap for its cartographic...

April 10th, 2012 Network World staff
Top wireless and mobile tech stories of 2010

Top wireless and mobile tech stories of 2010

The year in wireless networks and mobility started with a bang at CES 2010 in Las Vegas and the pace...

May 11th, 2010 Network World staff
Google dreaming up Chrome OS tablets

Google dreaming up Chrome OS tablets

Google Inc. has conceptual images for what a Chrome OS-based tablet computer user interface might look like at its open source Chromium...

February 3rd, 2010 Network World staff
3 quick wins in identity management

3 quick wins in identity management

In order to get projects approved during this economic downturn, many IT directors have to demonstrate an almost immediate return...

August 26th, 2009 Network World staff
Bogus Belkin review put peer ratings under question

Bogus Belkin review put peer ratings under question

Belkin's admission that an employee has been offering to pay for favorable Web-based peer reviews of its network gear raises...

January 21st, 2009 Network World staff
2008’s biggest IT mergers and acquisitions

2008’s biggest IT mergers and acquisitions

The top 15 mergers and acquisition deals in the network industry for 2008 were worth nearly US$65 billion, and companies...

December 24th, 2008 Network World staff
Novell axes BrainShare

Novell axes BrainShare

Novell Inc. has alerted customers and partners that it is cancelling its annual BrainShare conference, which was to have been...

December 16th, 2008 Network World staff
20 amazing, amusing and alarming IT facts

20 amazing, amusing and alarming IT facts

A new report warns that the cost from lost productivity at work related to the new NFL season could add...

September 17th, 2008 Network World staff