Reach For The Masses
Dell, EMC, and Hewlett-Packard want to bring storage area networks to more customers
BIOS For The Network
Phoenix Technologies opened up hardware configuration to the network with TrustedCore NB for notebook and tablet PCs.
Oracle Stays The Course
Vendor says it hasn't changed its mind about acquiring PeopleSoft, but adds it won't pay an unreasonable price just to claim victory.
The Promise Of Free Portlets
The Portlet Open-Source Trading site could lower the cost of portal development. Now if just more application software vendors would participate.
Take SCO Seriously
Whenever we write about SCO's Linux lawsuit, I get nasty e-mail from Linux advocates saying we're simply playing into SCO's PR campaign. We should ignore the lawsuit, I'm told, because it's groundless. This attitude shows a staggering ignorance of how the law and court system works.
Intel Looks Beyond Silicon
CEO Craig Barrett says most of the chipmaker's R&D spending will go toward the technology underlying wireless handhelds, consumer electronics, and components of the communications infrastructure.
Big Deals For Sun
At Comdex, it disclosed a product-development partnership with AMD and a contract to sell as many as 1 million copies of its new desktop software environment to a Chinese tech company.
Comdex Gets Down To Business
Companies are using the slimmed-down, IT-focused trade show to debut products that are oriented toward businesses, not consumers.