Vancouver firm patents anti-piracy technology

Vancouver firm patents anti-piracy technology

A Vancouver company has won a patent from the U.S. agency that governs intellectual property for a system to distribute...

December 19th, 2007 Shane Schick
Software AG buy could extend mainframe apps

Software AG buy could extend mainframe apps

Software AG has bought the application modernization assets of Jacada, adding to its portfolio of tools for prolonging the life...

December 19th, 2007 Peter Sayer
President, HMS Software

President, HMS Software

How many times have you heard about yet another failed project? And how rare is it to hear about one...

December 19th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach
Canadian security experts evaluate Google holes

Canadian security experts evaluate Google holes

Canadian analysts said the two Google-related hacks which surfaced recently should cause IT managers to look at employee Web surfing...

December 19th, 2007 Rafael Ruffolo
Flaws found in Cisco switches, routers

Flaws found in Cisco switches, routers

FRAMINGHAM - Cisco Systems has alerted customers that a flaw in its Firewall Services Module could result in a reload...

December 19th, 2007 Linda Leung
Deadline for British WiMax auction bidders only weeks away

Deadline for British WiMax auction bidders only weeks away

LONDON - Would-be WiMax operators in Britain have until the middle of next month to register for the U.K.'s biggest...

December 19th, 2007 Peter Judge
Cognos buyout gets approval by Canadian Competition Bureau

Cognos buyout gets approval by Canadian Competition Bureau

Ottawa-based Cognos Inc. announced Thursday it has been issued an advance ruling certificate on its impending $5 billion buyout by...

December 19th, 2007 Rafael Ruffolo
Canadian SaaS logistics vendor buys routing software maker

Canadian SaaS logistics vendor buys routing software maker

Waterloo, Ont.-based on-demand software-as-a-service logistics provider Descartes Systems Group announced the purchase of a map-based routing software vendor.The privately-held Burnsville...

December 19th, 2007 Kathleen Lau
U.K. government: Three million more data records lost

U.K. government: Three million more data records lost

The U.K. government has admitted that the records of more than three million U.K. learner drivers have gone missing from...

December 19th, 2007 Computerworld UK staff