Security benchmark for virtualization

Security benchmark for virtualization

Virtualized IT environments, which have become indispensable to many companies as they consolidate servers, can now be checked against a...

September 30th, 2007 Patrick Thibodeau

ISO votes to reject Microsoft’s OOXML as standard

ISO votes to reject Microsoft’s OOXML as standard

Microsoft Corp. has failed in its attempt to have its Office Open XML document format fast-tracked straight to the status...

September 4th, 2007 Peter Sayer

EU official chides Microsoft for

EU official chides Microsoft for

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEEuropean competition commissioner Neelie Kroes hit out at Microsoft Corp. in comments to European parliamentarians Thursday, saying...

March 22nd, 2007 Paul Meller

Symantec to cut costs by CDN$235 million

Symantec to cut costs by CDN$235 million

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWith sales of its storage software dropping, Symantec Corp. plans to lay off some staff as part...

January 24th, 2007 Robert McMillan

Test our security service, says Microsoft

Test our security service, says Microsoft

Microsoft Corp. has invited consumers to test the latest beta version of its Windows OneCare Live security service, the company...

November 30th, 2005 Peter Sayer

Oracle to buy Indian banking software vendor

Oracle to buy Indian banking software vendor

Oracle Corp. will buy a majority stake in Indian banking software vendor i-flex Solutions, the latest in a string of...

August 2nd, 2005 James Niccolai and John Ribeiro

Opening up to a new IT department

Opening up to a new IT department

Whatever happened to the promised revolution? The hope was that there would be a mass exodus from expensive packaged software...

March 17th, 2005 David Senf

Deutsche Telekom abandons military IT tender

Deutsche Telekom abandons military IT tender

Germany's mammoth military IT project, called "Herkules," has been dealt yet another blow. T-Systems International GmbH, the IT services subsidiary...

February 22nd, 2005 John Blau

Old vendor practices disappearing

Old vendor practices disappearing

During a recent discussion, officials from Oracle Corp. raised the point of how they've revamped the way in which they...

May 13th, 2004 Michael MacMillan