Splain Talk: Cool threads, hot designs

Splain Talk: Cool threads, hot designs

Interview with Mike Splain, CTO, chief technologist, scalable systems group, Sun MicrosystemsListen to interview with Mike SplainLength: 9.53 minutes. File...

December 18th, 2005 Joaquim P Menezes
Savvy SMBs plan for data management

Savvy SMBs plan for data management

Last month, in the first of a series of articles exploring the choices that smaller and mid-tier companies face in...

December 16th, 2005 Warren Lee
Visto sues Microsoft over wireless e-mail patents

Visto sues Microsoft over wireless e-mail patents

Visto Corp. has filed a lawsuit against Microsoft Corp., accusing it of improper use of patented Visto technologies in Microsoft's...

December 15th, 2005 James Niccolai and Tom Krazit
Tracking troubled truckers with GEOTrac

Tracking troubled truckers with GEOTrac

In remote areas like the Canadian North, a company's communications system could spell the difference between huge capital outlay and...

December 15th, 2005 Mari-Len De Guzman
People issues tilt evaluation in Big Iron’s favour

People issues tilt evaluation in Big Iron’s favour

IBM iron still seems to be the preferred choice over client-server farms for some businesses with huge volumes of information...

December 15th, 2005 Rosie Lombardi
Intel gears for January launch of mobile dual-core processor

Intel gears for January launch of mobile dual-core processor

Chipmaker Intel Corporation is giving mobile computing a boost in performance and much better power efficiency, with a goal of...

December 15th, 2005 Mari-Len De Guzman
IBM Power for researchers, academia

IBM Power for researchers, academia

IBM Corp. announced plans to provide free access for researchers and educational institutions to the specifications for its PowerPC 405...

December 15th, 2005 China Martens
Google, MS, Sun team on Net services lab

Google, MS, Sun team on Net services lab

Google Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Sun Microsystems Inc. have set aside their differences long enough to jointly help create an...

December 15th, 2005 Stephen Lawson
Dasher targets Windows 2000

Dasher targets Windows 2000

Just in time for the holidays, a worm called Dasher has hit the Internet. The malicious software, which primarily targets...

December 15th, 2005 Robert McMillan