Vendors call for more gov’t cybersecurity focus

Vendors call for more gov’t cybersecurity focus

The U.S. government needs to get more serious about cybersecurity, but Congress should look at broader ways to combat security...

April 18th, 2005 Grant Gross

CA accounting scandal raises questions about CEO’s fa

CA accounting scandal raises questions about CEO’s fa

Following a wave of indictments this month that netted guilty pleas to securities fraud and other charges from several former...

April 18th, 2004 Stacy Cowley

Sophos buys ActiveState

Sophos buys ActiveState

U.K. antivirus company Sophos PLC bought the Canadian company ActiveState Corp. for US$23 million in cash, adding Active-State's line of...

October 20th, 2003 No Author

CEBIT: Oracle extends ‘Unbreakable Linux’ to UnitedLinux

CEBIT: Oracle extends ‘Unbreakable Linux’ to UnitedLinux

Oracle Corp. will provide technical support for businesses running its software on operating systems from the UnitedLinux group, it announced...

March 12th, 2003 Peter Sayer

HP plans another 1,800 job cuts

HP plans another 1,800 job cuts

An additional 1,800 employees will be cut from the ranks at Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) by the end of its 2003...

September 24th, 2002 Tom Krazit

Rumours of early SAP CEO departure divide analysts

Rumours of early SAP CEO departure divide analysts

The rumoured early resignation of SAP AG's co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Hasso Plattner, and the assumption of full...

August 12th, 2002 Joris Evers

Global Crossing heading for auction as talks breakdown

Global Crossing heading for auction as talks breakdown

Talks between two Asian telecommunication companies and the creditors of bankrupt international data network operator Global Crossing Ltd. have broken...

May 27th, 2002 Martyn Williams

Pakistan’s IT industry hurt and helped by attacks

Pakistan’s IT industry hurt and helped by attacks

With the launch of U.S. and U.K. military action against Afghanistan, neighboring Pakistan's fledgling IT industry is buckling down for...

October 9th, 2001 Rick Perera

HP to acquire Compaq in US$25 billion deal

HP to acquire Compaq in US$25 billion deal

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) and Compaq Computer Corp. announced Tuesday a deal under which HP will acquire Compaq in an all-stock...

September 4th, 2001 Martyn Williams and David Legard