Free Services and Apps for your Company Network
By Eric Geier | Article Published April 14, 2010
Yes, you can cut expenses at the same time you boost the functionality of your enterprise network, with these no-cost offerings.
Tags: Linux, network, enterprise networks, free applications, free app
Smartphones vs. Networks: Who Wins?
By - Reuters | Article Published February 16, 2010
With the growing prevalence of smartphones, vendors must develop less bandwidth-guzzling use or risk further clogging already burdened networks.
Tags: Android, iphone apps, smartphone, network, network administrators
Alcatel-Lucent Aims for Big Cuts in Network Power Use
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published January 11, 2010
New Green Touch consortium formed in an effort to reduce telecom networks power usage by as much as a 1000 X.
Tags: networking, network, network administrators, network configuration, Alcatel-Lucent
AT&T Confronts iPhone Usage Headaches
By David Needle | Article Published December 11, 2009
The competition over which vendors control revenue generated by apps and services will be the essential battleground in the global wireless business.
Tags: Google, wireless, network, Verizon, AT&T
SAP Launches Sustainability Management App
By Larry Barrett | Article Published December 10, 2009
Software giant's new sustainability management application simplifies data collection and analysis to help companies meet environmental and social standards.
Tags: SAP, business intelligence, network, Enterprise, optimization
Facebook's New Privacy Rules Upset Users
By - Reuters | Article Published December 10, 2009
It turns out that users don't like seeing their privacy levels eroded.
Tags: Facebook, security, search, privacy, network
Better Wi-Fi Network Security: Advanced Techniques
By Eric Geier | Article Published December 09, 2009
If you're looking for a still more secure wireless network, here's a guide to enterprise-level protection.
Tags: security, wireless, network, Enterprise, wireless security
Facebook Offers Users More Privacy Choices
By - Reuters | Article Published December 09, 2009
Facebook will provide users with more ways to limit who sees their postings, photos and videos but will also allow them to expose their information to a wider Web audience.
Tags: Facebook, Google, privacy, network, policy
RIM Promotes Blackberry in China
By - Reuters | Article Published December 07, 2009
RIM is accelerating its efforts to expand into mainland China.
Tags: Blackberry, network, RIM, carriers
51 Open Source Tools to Protect Your Identity
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 03, 2009
Open source options for anti-spam, anti-virus, and firewalls, email and PDF tools and more.
Tags: open source, security, network, Enterprise, viruses
Nokia: Linux on Only One New Smartphone
By - Reuters | Article Published November 30, 2009
The Finnish cell phone maker will not give its product line a major shake-up.
Tags: operating system, services, iPhone, network, N900
The Wikipedia Exodus Is the Least of Our Worries
By Mike Elgan | Article Published November 24, 2009
Given the unpredictable evolution of cloud computing and Web 2.0, many of the popular Web services we rely on could vanish in short order.
Tags: services, Microsoft, network, great recession
U.S. Gov Can Stop Only 80% of Cyber-Attacks
By Kenneth Corbin | Article Published November 18, 2009
A senior government official concedes that hackers tend to be one step ahead.
Tags: framework, operating system, network, partner, Internet security
The 2010 IT Salary Guide
By James Maguire | Article Published November 17, 2009
The 2010 IT Salary Guide lists salaries for many tech professionals, and also details IT salary levels for various U.S. regions. Plus: salary incentives for specialty IT skill sets.
Tags: Oracle, virtualization, network, New York, VoIP
Dell to Hawk Smartphones Internationally
By - Reuters | Article Published November 16, 2009
Dell will sell its first smartphone in China in late November, followed by Brazil toward the end of the year.
Tags: Dell, smartphone, network, carriers, Europe
Fedora 12 Touts Virtualization Tools
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published November 16, 2009
Red Hat-sponsored Fedora Linux 12 release will expand the scope of Fedora's virtualization capabilities.
Tags: operating system, virtualization, virtual, network, Enterprise
Google Apps Enjoys Enterprise Boost
By David Needle | Article Published November 16, 2009
Third party developers are stepping up to deepen the quality of Google Apps' enterprise offerings.
Tags: network, Enterprise, partner, change management
HP Snaps Up 3Com, Tech Mergers Heat Up
By - Reuters | Article Published November 12, 2009
HP's deal to acquire network equipment maker 3Com is part of a wave of deals, as tech companies encroach on each other's turf.
Tags: HP, acquisition, network, Enterprise
Qualcomm Unveils Multi-Mode Wireless Chips
By - Reuters | Article Published November 12, 2009
Qualcomm has begun providing multi-mode high-speed wireless chips to customers on a trial basis as it looks to cash in on the move to next generation wireless services.
Tags: wireless, network, Verizon, Qualcomm
LinkedIn and Twitter Form Partnership
By - Reuters | Article Published November 10, 2009
Users of LinkedIn and Twitter can now easily cross-file to each other's services.
Tags: Twitter, social networking, networking, LinkedIn, network
Will Andoid Kill the iPhone?
By Michelle Megna | Article Published November 09, 2009
Sure, the iPhone is sexy, but Google's Android mobile platform has some unbeatable advantages.
Tags: wireless, iPhone, Droid, network, predictions
Enterprises Need "Real Time Web" Strategy
By David Needle | Article Published November 03, 2009
Real-time services range from Twitter to IM to online conferencing to company wikis -- each can updated without an editorial filter.
Tags: services, network, Socialcast, Enterprise, policy
Tech Giants Move Toward Social Networks
By David Needle | Article Published November 02, 2009
Tech titans like Cisco, IBM, and Microsoft see great potential in social networks -- if not exactly a clear path toward using them effectively.
Tags: network, Enterprise, partner, FUSE, social graph
Cloud Storage for Business: Fair to Partly Cloudy
By Henry Newman | Article Published October 29, 2009
Amid the onrush of cloud storage offerings, serious questions linger.
Tags: cloud computing, cloud services, network, Enterprise, storage services
Google Debuts Music Search
By - Reuters | Article Published October 29, 2009
The search giant partnered with online music services to enable users to sample and purchase songs.
Tags: Facebook, Google, search, network, Warner Music
Brocade Talks Next-Gen Bandwidth
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published October 27, 2009
Brocade expects to offer 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE), probably starting in 2010.
Tags: services, network, Enterprise, carriers, router
Gear Vendors to Benefit from Busy Cell Networks
By - Reuters | Article Published October 26, 2009
Smartphones are straining mobile networks and pushing carriers to upgrade wired broadband connections to cell towers.
Tags: wireless, cell phones, network, carriers, Wimax
RIM vs. Apple: Can RIM Stay Strong?
By Michelle Megna | Article Published October 26, 2009
While some see RIM's lion's share of the cell phone market slipping, others note that the company remains strong.
Tags: Apple, network, Verizon, RIM, Storm2