UK’s NHS licenses Sun’s Java Desktop System

UK’s NHS licenses Sun’s Java Desktop System

The U.K.'s National Health Service (NHS) said this week that it purchased 5,000 licenses for Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Java Desktop...

August 26th, 2004 Scarlet Pruitt

Executive’s guide to utility computing

Executive’s guide to utility computing

It's an appealing vision: You pay for computing power and software only when you need it. No more money wasted...

August 2nd, 2004 Christopher Lindquist

BEA’s Quicksilver expected in 2005

BEA’s Quicksilver expected in 2005

BEA Systems Inc. will distribute an early test version of Quicksilver, a messaging product designed to help customers deploy a...

May 25th, 2004 James Niccolai

Sun plans per-citizen pricing for governments

Sun plans per-citizen pricing for governments

Taking the per-employee pricing model it introduced last September a great leap forward, Sun Microsystems Inc. says it’s readying a...

April 5th, 2004 Computerworld U.S

ERP users bristle at upgrade pressure, maintenance

ERP users bristle at upgrade pressure, maintenance

Many IT managers are becoming increasingly agitated by the ballooning costs of maintaining packaged business applications and the relentless efforts...

February 15th, 2004 Marc L. Songini

Sun preps second version of Java desktop

Sun preps second version of Java desktop

Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to release midyear the second version of its Java Desktop System, featuring new tools for centralized...

January 26th, 2004 Stacy Cowley

Should software professionals be licensed?

Should software professionals be licensed?

Licensed professional engineers can be trusted to build bridges that go up according to plan and stay up. Some have...

January 1st, 2004 Robert Fabian

Microsoft to pay SPX US$60 million in patent suit

Microsoft to pay SPX US$60 million in patent suit

Microsoft Corp. will pay US$60 million for violating a patent held by a division of SPX Corp., a Charlotte, N.C.-based...

December 28th, 2003 Robert McMillan

3Com-Huawei venture official

3Com-Huawei venture official

With all the red tape out of the way, 3Com Corp. announced this week that it is ready to roll...

November 19th, 2003 Carly Suppa