Dell Inc. is backing the Windows-Linux partnership set up by Microsoft Corp. and Novell Inc. As part of the deal, Dell will buy Suse Linux Enterprise Server certificates from Microsoft for corporate customers that are not already using Linux, the computer maker said Monday.
Dell has outlined three recall options for enterprise customers, of which the third is the most likely: have each employee go to Dell's Web site, determine if their battery is subject to the recall and apply online for a replacement.
Enterprise software developer Hummingbird Ltd. said today that it agreed to be purchased by holding company Symphony Technology Group in a deal valued at US$465 million. The Toronto company develops enterprise content management (ECM) software that helps organizations manage documents, records, correspondence and contracts.
Trend Micro Inc. will compensate customers in Japan for the cost of repairing PCs after it delivered a faulty antivirus update to them over the weekend, the company said Thursday. The company will not offer reparation for any loss of business incurred and the fate of overseas customers remains unclear.