Editor, Statewatch

Editor, Statewatch

The European Union (E.U.) looks likely to set up a U.S.-style system of checks on biometric data at border points...

January 12th, 2005 Simon Taylor
Consolidate and integrate

Consolidate and integrate

The City of Ottawa has completed the implementation of a new “management information backbone” that streamlines and harmonizes its key...

January 12th, 2005 Joaquim P. Menezes
Cisco nets Airespace for US$450 million

Cisco nets Airespace for US$450 million

Cisco Systems Inc. this week confirmed plans to buy wireless LAN switch vendor Airespace for US$450 million in stock, following...

January 12th, 2005 Phil Hochmuth
Symantec, Veritas tackle information integrity

Symantec, Veritas tackle information integrity

The merger of Symantec Corp and Veritas Software Corp., announced late last year, will create the fourth largest independent software...

January 12th, 2005 Tom Venetis
attorney at Bowman Gilfillan Inc.

attorney at Bowman Gilfillan Inc.

Microsoft Corp.'s South African division says that the Pretoria Commercial Crime Court sentence of Craig Marnoch to the maximum term...

January 11th, 2005 Computing SA staff
Setting standards the Infoway

Setting standards the Infoway

As part of its ongoing support of health information standards, Canada Health Infoway (CHI) has invested $1.4 million in three...

January 11th, 2005 Joaquim P. Menezes
Microsoft patches Windows, offers malware removal tool

Microsoft patches Windows, offers malware removal tool

Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday offered patches for several serious Windows security holes and released a new tool that lets users...

January 11th, 2005 Joris Evers
Business Objects banks on new BI platform

Business Objects banks on new BI platform

With the launch Tuesday of its Business Objects XI (BI) platform, Business Objects SA says its integration with Crystal Decisions...

January 11th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Study: South Africa corporate VoIP use to increase

Study: South Africa corporate VoIP use to increase

A survey released by local technology research house World Wide Worx last week revealed that VoIP take-up among corporates in...

January 10th, 2005 Samantha Perry