Security’s new reality

Security’s new reality

In its annual review of the worst security problems spotted for the year, the SANS Institute recently cited zero-day attacks...

December 12th, 2006 Ellen Messmer

No absolutes in OS battle

No absolutes in OS battle

There are few issues in the IT industry that generate as much passion as the ongoing Microsoft versus Linux debate....

September 1st, 2005 Michael Martin

Microsoft scoops up antivirus technology

Microsoft scoops up antivirus technology

In an announcement that could send reverberations throughout the antivirus software world, Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it was acquiring...

June 10th, 2003 Paul Roberts

SCO’s licensing deal with Microsoft raises user doubts

SCO’s licensing deal with Microsoft raises user doubts

Many IT users are questioning the motives of Microsoft Corp. since last week's announcement that the company had signed a...

May 26th, 2003 Todd R. Weiss

OpenOffice 1.0 available for free download

OpenOffice 1.0 available for free download

A free version of Sun Microsystems Inc.'s StarOffice business productivity suite is now available for download from OpenOffice.org, an open-source...

May 1st, 2002 Tom Krazit

Microsoft customers lack upgrade funds

Microsoft customers lack upgrade funds

Four months before Microsoft Corp.'s new licensing plan goes into effect, nearly half of all IT managers say they lack...

April 10th, 2002 John Fontana

SQL Server users heading up to Yukon

SQL Server users heading up to Yukon

If network managers needed any proof that their world is becoming more mobile, they need look no further than a...

February 21st, 2002 Greg Enright

Gartner to IS managers: Drop IIS

Gartner to IS managers: Drop IIS

On the heels of the Code Red and Nimda worms that plagued the Internet - and especially Microsoft Corp.'s IIS...

September 26th, 2001 Sam Costello

InterTrust further expands suit against Microsoft

InterTrust further expands suit against Microsoft

InterTrust Technologies Corp. has once more expanded its patent infringement case against Microsoft Corp. This time, the Santa Clara, Calif.-based...

July 26th, 2001 Sumner Lemon