IBM Corp. made a high-speed networking technology available on one of the company's main storage products Tuesday, giving users better data transfer rates on mainframe-class hardware and opening new ways to link storage products with a user's existing infrastructure.
Citing healthy growth in its fixed, wireless and broadband telecommunication divisions, Deutsche Telekom AG (DT) on Tuesday reported increased revenue in its preliminary report for the first half of 2001, though its debt grew over the period and staff was reduced. The former German telecommunication incumbent also confirmed that it has canceled plans to spin off its wireless subsidiary, T-Mobile International AG in 2001.
When President Bush took office last January, supporters of the government's antitrust case against Microsoft Corp. feared that the new administration would seek an easy settlement. But legal experts on both sides of the fight said today that they see little difference so far between the current administration and the Clinton administration that initiated the historic lawsuit.
Fresh off the heels of last week's improved second quarter financial results, VerticalNet Inc. is rolling out this week its new sourcing and procurement applications, while eyeing the supply-chain visibility market.
Lucent Technologies Inc. is recasting its network management offerings as an integrated suite capable of managing elements, provisioning services and assuring quality-of-service guarantees across circuit, packet, optical and mobile networks from a single platform.
The federal government, Microsoft Corp. and multiple IT security research groups are jointly warning about an expected re-emergence of the Code Red worm today and are urging users of Microsoft's Web server software to take "immediate action" to protect their systems.
Offering enterprises a promising shortcut to the reams of content proliferating both inside and outside the corporation, search and categorization technologies from vendors such as Verity Inc. and Smartlogik Group PLC, released Monday, are gaining momentum, pushing into corporations as infrastructure elements of portals and CRM (customer relationship management) systems.
Singapore's three mobile operators, MobileOne Pte. Ltd. (M1), Singapore Telecommunications Ltd.'s SingTel Mobile and StarHub Pte. Ltd.'s StarHub Mobile, announced plans Monday to collaborate with industry partners to build a common infrastructure that will enable Singaporeans to make mobile commerce payments.
Written by IDG News Service staff •
01 Aug. 01 07:45
Dell Computer Corp. added a new server Tuesday to its low-cost PowerEdge SC family, which is designed to provide small businesses with a "true" server to handle basic server tasks, instead of a modified desktop PC.
Southern Cross Cable Network suffered a break in its Australia-U.S. cable on Sunday but the impact to customers was limited by the fortunate weekend timing, a spokesman for the company said. The break had limited impact because it happened at 7.45 am on Sunday morning, he said.
Wollongong-based retail loan provider City Coast Credit Union has overhauled its entire software and hardware infrastructure as part of a multimillion-dollar business transformation strategy to better position the company in a tighter financial services market.
In a deal in excess of $140,000, Taubmans Paints has implemented a business-intelligence solution from Cognos to overcome the limitations of its enterprise resource planning system and to allow staff easier access to reports.
Written by Lauren Thomsen-Moore •
31 July 01 09:24
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