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  • Cisco hopes to leverage network smarts in Linksys gear

    Cisco Systems hopes to bring its advanced networking technology to products from its upcoming acquisition of Linksys Group when it can do so without charging a premium over Linksys' low-end prices, a Cisco executive said Tuesday.

    17 April 03 08:21 Written by Stephen Lawson
  • SCO launches Linux OS for Itanium 2 chip

    The SCO Group has released its new SCO Linux Server 4.0 operating system for Intel Itanium 2 processors, taking on competitors Red Hat and SuSE Linux in the Linux-on-Itanium market.

    17 April 03 08:18 Written by Todd R. Weiss
  • SNIA publishes storage interoperability standard

    After years of foot-dragging by vendors reluctant to write their management software to standards, the storage industry has come together around an open management software interface that promises to help users view and more centrally control enterprisewide storage-area networks (SAN).

    17 April 03 08:13 Written by Lucas Mearian
  • Microsoft rebrands server software portfolio

    One week before its long-awaited launch of Windows Server 2003, Microsoft said it is rolling out a new umbrella brand for its array of server software.

    17 April 03 08:08 Written by Stacy Cowley
  • Vendors upgrade instant messaging offerings

    Several new enterprise instant messaging (IM) products are debuting this week, promising business-critical features, including higher security, built-in antivirus protection and improved spam control.

    17 April 03 07:41 Written by Todd R. Weiss
  • Mozilla 'dirty deed' brings out a Firey response

    That free lovin' spirit shared among the open source community has been ruffled this week after a decision by The Mozilla Organization to change the name of its browser-only product to Firebird. This has landed it in trouble with a database project of the same name.

    16 April 03 15:22 Written by Howard Dahdah
  • Quantum, StorageTek trade legal salvos

    Quantum and Storage Technology (StorageTek) exchanged patent infringement lawsuits Tuesday, accusing each other of manufacturing tape drive products that infringe on the other's patented technologies.

    16 April 03 11:59 Written by Agam Shah
  • Microsoft announces changes to Licensing 6.0

    Recently appointed managing director of Microsoft Australia, Steve Vamos, has singled out licensing as one of the main challenges ahead in the quest to move the software company from a product-driven to a customer-focused entity.

    16 April 03 11:58 Written by Tamara Plakalo
  • War on spam short on funds

    New laws to ban spamming within Australia could fall on deaf ears.

    16 April 03 11:35 Written by Julian Bajkowski
  • CA's Gupta talks storage

    Addressing a vendor-heavy crowd at the Storage Networking conference in San Francisco this week, Computer Associates International's CTO Yogesh Gupta, made a plea for vendor cooperation in helping customers create simplified storage environments.

    16 April 03 09:56 Written by Scott Tyler Shafer
  • Microsoft profits up, Intel down slightly

    Microsoft Tuesday reported a net profit of US$2.79 billion, or 26 cents per share, for its fiscal third quarter, which ended March 31. That compares with $2.74 billion, or 25 cents per share, for the same period last year.

    16 April 03 09:55 Written by Linda Rosencrance
  • Adaptec boosts iSCSI

    The iSCSI protocol finally has an ASIC-based adapter -- yet another piece of the iSCSI puzzle.

    16 April 03 09:32 Written by Scott Tyler Shafer
  • OASIS to get BPEL4WS jurisdiction

    Microsoft, IBM and BEA Systems plan to submit their Web services choreography and business process specification, initially proposed in August 2002, to a standards body later this week.

    16 April 03 09:21 Written by Paul Krill
  • UPS to spend $127M on trimode wireless driver terminals

    United Parcel Service plans to spend US$127 million on global deployment over the next five years of a new driver terminal that features built-in cellular, wireless LAN and Bluetooth short-range wireless systems.

    16 April 03 09:13 Written by Bob Brewin
  • Cisco brings Gigabit, IPv6 to stackables

    Gigabit Ethernet will reach desktops in Cisco Systems' latest line of stackable switches, which also can support the nearly unlimited number of IP (Internet Protocol) addresses coming with the IPv6 version of that protocol, Cisco announced Tuesday at the Cisco Partner Summit in Las Vegas.

    16 April 03 08:49 Written by Stephen Lawson
  • Judge rejects class-action status for MS suit

    A U.S. federal judge rejected class action status for a group of consumer lawsuits lodged against Microsoft Monday, saying that they were not representative of a single class of plaintiffs.

    16 April 03 08:41 Written by Scarlet Pruitt
  • Siebel adds vertical apps to integration platform

    Siebel Systems is releasing this week version 2.0 of its Universal Application Network (UAN), adding 50 new industry-focused applications to the integration system.

    16 April 03 08:38 Written by Stacy Cowley
  • Virtualisation on the tech check list

    With at least four major vendors selling or getting ready to release virtualisation products to pool storage for easier allocation and management, users at Storage Networking World in the US yesterday said now is the time to be testing the technology.

    16 April 03 08:34 Written by Lucas Mearian
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    It is clear that the benefits of converged infrastructure in the enterprise are manifold, from vastly simplifying IT operations; supporting burgeoning digital trends; driving innovation, to helping CIOs thrive in the digital economy.

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