The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Emboldened by its extended partnership with Microsoft, HP ProCurve is positioning itself as the clear alternative to Cisco with renewed vigor.
By Jim Duffy | 20 May, 2009 07:10
Cisco unveiled a grab bag of wireless LAN announcements at Interop Tuesday, including much of what you'd expect in the form of new hardware. But there's a somewhat surprising twist: the equipment vendor's wide-ranging emphasis on software applications.
By John Cox | 20 May, 2009 07:13
Security and patch management vendor Shavlik Technologies Tuesday recommended a pair of free tools from Microsoft to help users protect themselves from a zero-day exploit in Internet Information Server.
By John Fontana | 20 May, 2009 07:13
Nokia plans to cut approximately 170 employees working in logistics, production management and support, it said on Tuesday.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 20 May, 2009 04:04
Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard have expanded their partnership to develop and sell a common platform for delivering voice, video and messaging services to office workers.
By James Niccolai | 20 May, 2009 04:05
The Wi-Fi Alliance has expanded its WPA2 certification program to include a tool for secure handoffs between Wi-Fi and 3G networks, as well as an authentication system that uses multiple secured tunnels.
By Stephen Lawson | 20 May, 2009 04:15
A Milan judge Tuesday granted a request by Google lawyers for a fast-track procedure in a trial of four senior executives accused of defamation and privacy violations for allowing a video showing the bullying of a Down syndrome sufferer to be posted on Google Video.
By Philip Willan | 20 May, 2009 03:25
Twitter is steering clear of advertising as it prepares to launch new tools and services for businesses by the end of this year, company cofounder Biz Stone said Monday.
By Robert McMillan | 20 May, 2009 05:30
Flock has released a new version of its social browser that improves its links to social-networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.
By Elizabeth Montalbano | 20 May, 2009 03:10
Four record companies want to close the Pirate Bay file sharing service and have filed a motion with the Stockholm district court to fine the people behind the operation as long as its users can access copyright-protected material.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 20 May, 2009 04:14
Intel on Tuesday revealed further details surrounding its next-generation Atom netbook platform that should provide improved system performance and power savings to low-cost laptops.
By Agam Shah | 20 May, 2009 03:59
In an effort to counter the growing dominance of Microsoft's Windows OS in netbooks, Intel on Tuesday announced a beta version of a Linux OS it has developed for low-cost laptops and mobile devices.
By Agam Shah | 20 May, 2009 04:48
Late last week, Google suffered a highly-publicised and widespread outage that affected most of their products, and while this heightens caution around the use of cloud computing in the enterprise, Australian CIOs believe adoption won't be compromised.
By Kathryn Edwards | 19 May, 2009 14:45
Dell has today released its first of what will be a series of durable touchscreen netbooks in Australia in the lead up to Windows 7.
By Darren Pauli | 19 May, 2009 14:38