EU competition chief advocates open standards

EU competition chief advocates open standards

BRUSSELS - Europe's competition commissioner Neelie Kroes has delivered a thinly veiled warning to Microsoft that the software giant's behind-the-scenes...

June 10th, 2008 Paul Meller

China

China

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWhile global losses caused by software piracy increased by 15 per cent, in China the overall piracy...

May 15th, 2007

IBM likely to back China’s Red Flag Linux

IBM likely to back China’s Red Flag Linux

The next Linux distribution that IBM Corp. throws its weight behind is likely to be China's Red Flag Linux, suggesting...

September 25th, 2006 James Niccolai

Microsoft offers new small business resources

Microsoft offers new small business resources

Microsoft Corp. Monday will begin an eight-country rollout of a new set of online resources and technical support for its...

January 23rd, 2006 Elizabeth Montalbano

Looking to the law to aid software users

Looking to the law to aid software users

Should software product makers be held liable for the poor security these products might have? It’s a question on the...

March 31st, 2005 Tom Venetis

Microsoft, HP collaborate in software start-up fund

Microsoft, HP collaborate in software start-up fund

Microsoft Canada Co. and Hewlett Packard (Canada) Co. will team up to oversee an investment fund designed to give nascent...

January 14th, 2004 Ryan B. Patrick

Nine German cities poised to adopt Linux

Nine German cities poised to adopt Linux

Nine German cities in the state of Rheinland Pfalz are in advanced talks to replace many, if not all, of...

September 15th, 2003 John Blau

Sun to ship Orion beta in coming weeks

Sun to ship Orion beta in coming weeks

Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to announce the first beta of its Project Orion software package at the end of July...

July 9th, 2003 Joris Evers

Sun to offer 2G bit/sec. SAN support

Sun to offer 2G bit/sec. SAN support

Sun Microsystems Inc. announced a storage-area network (SAN) suite of hardware and software products that support 2G bit/sec. Fibre Channel...

June 20th, 2002 Lucas Mearian