I’ve got the power, what’s the point?

The go-to tool used for everything from team meetings to sales pitches, however, can be time-consuming to organize and build.And the ability to add multimedia files such as video, audio and images makes

Published on: January 31st, 2007 EDGE Staff

Sun updates Solaris 10 OS

Infrastructure Sun Microsystems announces several enhancements to the Solaris 10 Operating System Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced a series of updates to the Solaris 10 Operating System (OS) - Solaris 10 11/06.Security features include

Published on: January 16th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Intel expands quad-core PC, server lineups

Infrastructure Intel Corporation introduced three more quad-core processors, including the Intel Core2 Quad processor brand name that begins the expansion of quad-core PC sales to mainstream buyers. Intel offers a total of nine

Published on: January 8th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

McAfee safeguards IE, Firefox and AOL mail

Security McAfee safeguards IE, Firefox, AOL Instant Messenger and AOL mailMcAfee Inc. announced that McAfee SiteAdvisor Plus, the Web safety tool to actively shield consumers' computers from Web sites encountered when browsing, searching,

Published on: December 20th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

Lenovo, Telus deal extends Wireless High Speed service

WirelessLenovo and Telus announced the select versions of Lenovo ThinkPad notebook computers with embedded access to Telus Wireless High Speed (EVDO) service. The ThinkPad notebooks provide built-in, immediate broadband-like download speeds through Telus

Published on: December 18th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

Microsoft unveils VoIP solution as part of desktop communications

VoIPMicrosoft opened a private beta of its enterprise voice communications server, Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007, to 2,500 companies. Office Communications Server allows companies to integrate Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology into

Published on: December 12th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

IBM offers no-charge data server to support Windows Vista

InfrastructureIBM announced the availability of DB2 9 Express-C for Vista, a server tailored for the Windows Vista operating system and openly available for download, at no cost, to customers, developers and partners.No charge

Published on: December 11th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

Intuit Canada delivers payroll services to small business

InfrastructureQuickBooks Payroll 2007, a monthly subscription-based service, turns QuickBooks into an in-house payroll solution.It provides small businesses with the control and processing payroll within the QuickBooks small business accounting software, integrating with QuickBooks

Published on: December 8th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

Nortel sells UMTS business to Alcatel for US$320 million

The agreement does not include Nortel's UMTS circuit or packet-switch core access products but its radio network controller and Node B products, related services and associated assets.Most employees focused on these product lines

Published on: October 18th, 2006 Shane Schick

Beer Store taps into managed services

In order to keep up with demand for beer on hot summer weekends, The Beer Store relies on analytics provided by its managed services provider.The company just signed a five-year multi-million dollar deal

Published on: September 12th, 2006 Vawn Himmelsbach

Fear of spy chips overstated: expert

They envision a world in which everything we own from the clothes we wear to the bag of chips we wolf down in front of the TV to the phones we always carry

Published on: September 12th, 2006 Poonam Khanna

Companies find a business case for RFID

It's no longer necessary for retailers such as Wal-Mart to force radio frequency identification technology on their partners - suppliers and other companies are finally beginning to see and reap the benefitsWhen Wal-Mart

Published on: September 12th, 2006 Poonam Khanna

Case Study: CSI learns the benefits of virtualization

The financial education organization is in the process of upgrading its Web Course Tools (WebCT) e-learning software from Version 4 to 6 and will be deploying it on Dell PowerEdge servers.The flat file

Published on: September 12th, 2006 Shane Schick

It’s a virtual case of d

Virtualization is the buzzword du jour this year. Everyone is touting its benefits in many areas of IT. But do they really know what virtualization is?In a nutshell, server virtualization is a technique

Published on: September 12th, 2006 Lynn Greiner