New open specs to make security dream a reality

New open specs to make security dream a reality

As part of a plan to increase the use of strong authentication in the enterprise, RSA Security Inc. has released...

February 17th, 2005 Matthew Broersma

Report warns of increased industrial security risk

Report warns of increased industrial security risk

A study of industrial cyber security suggests that supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems might be even less safe...

January 31st, 2005 Stefan Dubowski

program leader, Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology

program leader, Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology

U.K. local authorities are far less likely to use open-source software than those of some other European countries, according to...

January 27th, 2005 Matthew Broersma

Keeping an open mind on Open Source

Keeping an open mind on Open Source

“Keep an open mind on open source,” is a dictum that captures the Canadian government’s position on Open Source software...

October 28th, 2004 Joaquim P. Menezes

IBM sets academic initiative

IBM sets academic initiative

At the Rational Software Developer User Conference in Grapevine, Tex., IBM Corp. on Tuesday detailed an initiative to collaborate with...

July 19th, 2004 Paul Krill

Sun considers GPL license for Solaris

Sun considers GPL license for Solaris

Sun Microsystems Inc. may be selling servers running Linux, but that doesn't mean it is cutting back on the evolution...

May 2nd, 2004 Robert McMillan

Aussie MPs preach open standards for government IT

Aussie MPs preach open standards for government IT

A move to open source and away from proprietary information management systems will help government departments avoid steep maintenance fees...

February 15th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff

Australian territory mandates open source consideration

Australian territory mandates open source consideration

The Australian Capital Territory has become the first Australian jurisdiction to mandate the consideration of open source software for government...

December 10th, 2003 Rodney Gedda

New alliance promotes standards for mobile chips

New alliance promotes standards for mobile chips

Chip designer Arm Ltd. and mobile phone giant Nokia Corp. have teamed with semiconductor manufacturers STMicroelectronics NV and Texas Instruments...

July 29th, 2003 John Blau