User lobbying leads to flexible SAP license policy

User lobbying leads to flexible SAP license policy

Protracted lobbying efforts by user groups have pushed SAP AG to alter its software licensing policy.With the changes, customers are...

August 23rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

How far will Red Hat, Google go?

How far will Red Hat, Google go?

Two weeks ago we wrote about Google and Red Hat Inc. teaming up to create a new Java programming framework....

July 5th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Five new Java fixes released

Five new Java fixes released

Oracle Corp. yesterday announced plans to hasten its Java patch cycle even as it rolled out five new fixes for...

February 20th, 2013

Experts worry over Oracle’s security track record

Experts worry over Oracle’s security track record

Security experts are expressing doubt over Oracle Corp.’s ability to keep users of its software safe from attacks as the...

February 13th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

10 awesome Word 2013 features

10 awesome Word 2013 features

Since its first release in 1983, Microsoft Word has evolved and grown into the de facto word processing program for...

January 29th, 2013

Oracle defends ‘crapware’ bundling

Oracle defends ‘crapware’ bundling

If you installed the security update that Oracle Corp released some two weeks ago to fix a zero-day vulnerability in...

January 29th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Final release of IE10 for Windows 7 coming soon?

Final release of IE10 for Windows 7 coming soon?

There are still lots of bug reports plaguing work on Microsoft Corp.’s Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7, but some...

January 21st, 2013

Oracle releases Java patch but users not yet safe

Oracle releases Java patch but users not yet safe

Following a United States Department of Homeland Security warning to computer users to disable their Java plug-ins due to a...

January 14th, 2013

Microsoft’s C gets an A

Microsoft’s C gets an A

Microsoft Corp.’s multi-purpose programming language C# has been named language of the year for 2012 by the PopularitY of Programming...

January 7th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff