Mobility Archives - Page 283

Storm brewing over storage

He's sneering again.It happens every time Mark Canepa mentions EMC, even if he's not referring to the company by name. We're sitting in a boardroom at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Toronto, where

Published on: September 18th, 2001 Shane Schick

Crisis management

Missing In Action:The CEO of Network Associates.The chief strategy officer at Borland Software.Executives from Xerox's color printing division.Don't worry, they're not among the unfortunate victims of last week's terrorist attack in the United

Published on: September 17th, 2001 Shane Schick

Letters to the editor

Re:And a hacker shall lead them (Sept. 13)You are right, it does encourage kids to do worst. Probably someone will turn this story into a movice or write a book with the assistance

Published on: September 14th, 2001 Readers

Integration 101

It may look bigger and bolder, but the jury's still out on whether it'll be any better. After acquiring Compaq Computer Co. two weeks ago, Hewlett-Packard Co. now faces the Herculean task of

Published on: September 14th, 2001 John Saunders

Silence please

I observed my moment of silence on Tuesday.It seemed ridiculous, as people were jumping or falling out of windows at the World Trade Center, to start pontificating about the latest developments in the

Published on: September 14th, 2001 Shane Schick

And a hacker shall lead them

What exactly is the government planning to do with Mafiaboy's 160 bucks?That was the laughable fine, along with the equally pathetic eight-month sentence, imposed on the 17-year-old hacker yesterday by a Montreal court.

Published on: September 14th, 2001 Shane Schick

Internet under attack

The Internet was given an important test Tuesday, and in many respects it failed. How quickly did you try logging on to CNN.com, Yahoo News or any of the other news sites once

Published on: September 12th, 2001 Shane Schick

Via derailed

They landed in Taipei at midnight, touching down at the headquarters of Via Technologies in a helicopter with the "Intel Inside" logo branded on the door. Out came the Pentium Power Rangers in

Published on: September 10th, 2001 Shane Schick

Letters to the Editor

Re:Open source, closed networksPerhaps in 10 years you will have enough experience to see the flaws in your logic:In many organizations, the upper levels of management have neither the experience nor the time

Published on: September 7th, 2001 Readers

Call me Internet News Overlord

The boring titles are back. When we reached that moment in 1999 and early 2000 when it seemed like anyone with a half-baked idea could start an Internet company, we also saw a

Published on: September 7th, 2001 Shane Schick

Hot flashes

At one point, there seemed to be no reason why the IT industry wouldn't spit out Sony's Memory Stick like the piece of gum it resembles. The company spent a lot of time

Published on: September 6th, 2001 Shane Schick

When Carly met Capellas

It was about 18 months ago, in Washington, D.C., and they were sitting next to each other at a public policy conference. At some point during the umpteenth presentation, Compaq CEO Michael Capellas

Published on: September 4th, 2001 Shane Schick

Letters to the editor

RE: Open source, closed networks (Aug. 29 2001)I've read several of your editorials for ITBusiness.ca and generally find them to be provocative and well thought out. I was surprised, though, when I read

Published on: August 31st, 2001 Readers

IT’s long-term training plan

In the wake of ITI's collapse, there's been a lot of talk about the value of technology training. What troubles me, however, is the silence about long-term plans for training IT workers. How

Published on: August 31st, 2001 John Saunders

Telephony revolution on line two

I have heard the future, and it is speaking to me over a DSL line. It's all starting again, the excited buzz over the possibility that next generation DSL modems could come equipped

Published on: August 30th, 2001 Shane Schick