Events of 2005 bring a promising new year

Events of 2005 bring a promising new year

The year 2005 saw many movements in the industry as technology convergence and vendor consolidation were the trends that plagued...

December 22nd, 2005 Mari-Len De Guzman
Joining forces to send spammers a message

Joining forces to send spammers a message

Dealing with spam can be quite a daunting task.While spam filters are a common antidote – there's always the risk...

December 22nd, 2005 Rosie Lombardi
Users dispute FTC report, say spam still high

Users dispute FTC report, say spam still high

Some antispam vendors and computer users haven't seen the same picture the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was viewing when...

December 21st, 2005 Grant Gross
Portuguese vendor offers enhanced gateway product

Portuguese vendor offers enhanced gateway product

The idea isn't new: offering small and medium-size businesses an affordable, all-in-one box that meets nearly all their needs for...

December 21st, 2005 John Blau
Micromuse buy will give IBM VoIP tech edge

Micromuse buy will give IBM VoIP tech edge

IBM Corp. has agreed to buy network management software vendor Micromuse Inc. for US$865 million in cash, the companies announced...

December 21st, 2005 James Niccolai
IT certification gets support from Asian countries

IT certification gets support from Asian countries

The PhilNITS IT Professional Exam certification is now recognized in seven Asian nations, including the Philippines. This was agreed upon...

December 21st, 2005 Jenalyn M. Rubio
Google cements market lead with AOL deal

Google cements market lead with AOL deal

After flirting for months with Google Inc. competitors, America Online Inc. reached a deal Tuesday with the Mountain View, California,...

December 21st, 2005 Juan Carlos Perez and Tom Krazit
Global DSL subscriptions up 40M in year, says survey

Global DSL subscriptions up 40M in year, says survey

The number of people connecting to the Internet via a broadband DSL (digital subscriber line) connection jumped by almost 40...

December 21st, 2005 Martyn Williams
Corporate and IT governance a necessary evil, CIOs say

Corporate and IT governance a necessary evil, CIOs say

The phrase “necessary evil” may not be the savviest way of describing it, but keeping a handle on IT governance...

December 21st, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick