Telecom vendors announce 100-Gig metro networking

Telecom vendors announce 100-Gig metro networking

Nortel Networks Corp. of Toronto says it recently completed a 100 Gigabit-per-second trial in Europe over a distance of 1,224...

June 8th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Security breach cost Heartland US$12.6 million so far

Security breach cost Heartland US$12.6 million so far

Heartland Payment Systems Thursday reported that the security breach it disclosed earlier this year has cost the company about $12.6...

May 7th, 2009 Ellen Messmer

WiGig Alliance to push for fast wireless streaming

WiGig Alliance to push for fast wireless streaming

A group that includes Intel, Microsoft, Nokia and Panasonic plans to introduce a specification for short-range, gigabit-speed wireless networking by...

May 7th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

Avaya moves to open architecture IP PBX

Avaya moves to open architecture IP PBX

After years of pushing its closed IP PBX system, Avaya is jumping on the session initiation protocol bandwagon with a...

March 29th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Is upgrade to faster Wi-Fi worth it?

Is upgrade to faster Wi-Fi worth it?

There's a new Wi-Fi option waiting in the wings. Enterprise vendors such as Motorola and Cisco have recently started promoting...

March 24th, 2009 John Brandon

The fantasy and reality of government security

The fantasy and reality of government security

In the movies the government has always got the best toys, the cutting-edge technology and the tightest security standards. Those...

March 17th, 2009 Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Rogue SSL certificate exploit puts VeriSign on the spot

Rogue SSL certificate exploit puts VeriSign on the spot

Following the success of researchers last week in creating a false SSL certificate based on VeriSign's RapidSSL brand, the company...

January 5th, 2009 Ellen Messmer

Top 10 tech stories of 2008

Top 10 tech stories of 2008

What started out as a banking crisis became, in 2008, a story for everyone: retailers, consumers, auto workers -- and...

December 30th, 2008 Marc Ferranti

Year in review: The public sector and Web 2.0

Year in review: The public sector and Web 2.0

Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty got a first-hand taste of the power of Web 2.0 technology in December, when his government...

December 28th, 2008 Dave Webb