Product hits

Product hits

IBM upgrades storage virtualization softwareIBM Corp. is preparing to ship the next iteration of its storage virtualization software with extended...

June 8th, 2006 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Put RFID on front burner: Wal-Mart

Put RFID on front burner: Wal-Mart

The best way for Canadian manufacturers, distribution firms and retailers to wrap their collective, corporate heads around radio-frequency identification (RFID)...

April 7th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski

Two sides of vulnerability scanning

Two sides of vulnerability scanning

There are two approaches to network vulnerability scanning, active and passive. The active approach encompasses everything an organization does to...

March 14th, 2005 Douglas Schweitzer

Japanese bank maps veins to boost user security

Japanese bank maps veins to boost user security

Japan’s third-largest bank, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Ltd., said it would deploy a biometric security system based on vein-pattern recognition...

October 31st, 2004 Paul Kallender

Watchfire acquires Sanctum

Watchfire acquires Sanctum

Watchfire Corp., a business management software company, announced Monday that it has acquired Sanctum Inc., a company specializing in Web...

July 26th, 2004 Lindsay Bruce

Wireless Is Big Business

Wireless Is Big Business

From the pick, pack and ship processes of distributor Dee Electronics Inc. to the package-tracking capabilities of logistics giant UPS,...

September 23rd, 2001 Ephraim Schwartz

Kmart to spend $270 million on new technology

Kmart to spend $270 million on new technology

Kmart Corp. announced Friday plans to spend US$270 million to install new point-of-sale terminals and mobile computing technology in its...

February 16th, 2001 Todd R. Weiss

Umax FireWire scanner

Umax FireWire scanner

Scanners that connect to a PC via the fast IEEE 1394 standard typically carry price tags of around US$1000, placing...

August 20th, 2000 No Author

Passwords can be hidden in fingertips

Passwords can be hidden in fingertips

Fingerprint scanning will make passwords and PINs obsolete, or at least that's what Terry Milkie hopes.Milkie, director of engineering and...

June 29th, 2000 Victoria Berry