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  • Next-Gen Web Services: Asynchronous services preached

    Asynchronous Web services, which would support extended transactions that take place over days or months, is a critical need for the success of Web services, said an official of Web services software company Sonic Software at the InfoWorld Next-Generation Web Services II: The Applications conference here Thursday.

    23 Sept. 02 07:05 Written by Paul Krill
  • IBM sets price increases on DB2 enterprise version

    IBM is adding a variety of features to the next version of its DB2 relational database, due for release in November. But it's also boosting the price of the enterprise edition of the software.

    23 Sept. 02 07:01 Written by Marc L. Songini
  • VeriSign tidies records after ICANN rebuke

    VeriSign said last week that it has corrected database inaccuracies flagged by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) earlier this month, after the regulatory body threatened to strip the leading U.S. registrar of its ability to sell ".com" domain names unless it cleaned up its act.

    21 Sept. 02 07:55 Written by Scarlet Pruitt
  • Public wireless proliferates

    A barrage of public wireless access services based on the 802.11 "WiFi" standard have hit Australian shores, with new retail hopefuls unleashing a plethora of products and services into the marketplace this month.

    20 Sept. 02 13:40 Written by Nadia Cameron
  • Microsoft, Feds set up cyber security talks

    The US Government may have snubbed Microsoft by not even mentioning the software giant in its draft cyber security plan but in Australia the company is scheduled for high-level briefings with the Federal Government next month on how to protect the nation's IT infrastructure.

    20 Sept. 02 12:42 Written by Sandra Rossi
  • Wireless sidesteps industry rules

    The Federal Government will today sign a ministerial determination allowing wireless Internet companies to sidestep telecommunications industry rules.

    20 Sept. 02 12:04 Written by Staff Writers
  • Olex names $5m managed services contract winner

    Power cable manufacturer Olex Cables has awarded a $5 million contract for IT managed services and infrastructure over three years at 13 sites to Hewlett-Packard (HP) Services.

    20 Sept. 02 12:03 Written by Sandra Rossi
  • Lack of IP hampers IT

    Australia's low, and slipping, levels of intellectual property and technology production has increased the ICT balance of payment deficit.

    20 Sept. 02 11:44 Written by Siobhan Chapman
  • Windows XP slow to gain foothold

    Corporate users are still putting off plans to migrate to Windows XP nearly one year after the desktop operating system was introduced.

    20 Sept. 02 09:29 Written by Sandra Rossi and Carol Sliwa
  • Microsoft urges users to patch flaws in its VM for Java

    Microsoft Corp. warned of two software flaws that could allow an attacker to take control of PCs running its Windows operating systems. All Windows users should patch their software to correct the flaws, which Microsoft described as critical in a notice late Wednesday.

    20 Sept. 02 07:48 Written by Joris Evers
  • Kenamea bolsters Web messaging platform

    Kenamea Inc. this week is ramping up a new version of its Web messaging platform designed to facilitate two-way application data flows between back-office systems to remote workers' desktops, trading partners and customers.

    20 Sept. 02 07:43 Written by Carolyn A. April
  • Commerce One garners support for Web services platform

    Commerce One Inc. announced six new technology partnerships Wednesday to support the Commerce One Web services platform and its supplier relationship management application.

    20 Sept. 02 07:42 Written by Heather Harreld
  • J.D. Edwards integrates software with IBM wares

    Enterprise software maker J.D. Edwards & Co. will begin integrating IBM Corp.'s middleware software into its own products, significantly boosting its products' functionality through a deal J.D. Edwards' Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert Dutkowsky called "the most significant technology partnership in J.D. Edwards' 25-year history."

    20 Sept. 02 07:42 Written by Stacy Cowley
  • Palm to launch first OS 5 product in October

    Palm Inc. will have its first product on the market using the new version of the Palm operating system, Palm OS 5, on Oct. 28, according to the chief executive officer (CEO) of Palm's hardware division, Palm Solutions Group.

    20 Sept. 02 07:36 Written by Laura Rohde
  • Riverstone Q2 loss larger than forecast

    Riverstone Networks Inc. this week reported a deeper second quarter loss than forecast a month ago on revenue in line with that pre-announcement.

    20 Sept. 02 07:32 Written by Jim Duffy
  • MS unveils hardware for WiFi home networks

    Microsoft Corp. will jump into the wireless networking market with a set of 802.11b base stations and PC adapters for the home or small office, it said Thursday at the DemoMobile conference in La Jolla, California.

    20 Sept. 02 07:30 Written by Tom Krazit
  • Sun acquires virtualization switch company

    Sun Microsystems Inc., in an attempt to get a jump on the storage virtualization market, Thursday acquired startup Pirus Networks Inc. for an undisclosed stock-for-stock transaction.

    20 Sept. 02 07:30 Written by Deni Connor
  • Tellabs enhances transport switch

    Tellabs Inc. this week unveiled enhancements to its 6500 transport switch designed to reduce capital and operational costs.

    20 Sept. 02 07:29 Written by Jim Duffy
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