Top 10 dead (or dying) computer skills

Those in search of eternal life need look no further than the computer industry. Here, last gasps are rarely taken, as aging systems crank away in back rooms, not unlike 1970s reruns on

Published on: September 8th, 2009 Mary Brandel

Vancouver law firm trades in MS for desktop Linux

Vancouver boutique law firm Whitelaw Twining regards downtime with the kind of disdain reserved for something like a roach infestation at the Plaza Hotel – it simply won't be tolerated. “Completely unacceptable,” is

Published on: August 1st, 2007 Adam Pletsch

Novell announces real-time Linux enhancements and partnerships

Data Management Novell announces real-time Linux enhancements and partnerships Novell announced enhancements to SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time and unveiled partnerships that expand the ecosystem around Novell's low latency Linux solution.Novell will ship

Published on: June 22nd, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Novell provides real-time security event management product

Data Management Novell announces the availability of Sentinel 6 Novell announced that its real-time security event management product, Sentinel 6 from Novell, is generally available worldwide.An upgrade to the previous generation product, Sentinel

Published on: May 25th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Novell uses BrainShare to demo its SharePoint rival

Novell Teaming (NT) and Novell Teaming + Conferencing (NTC) were the brainchild of Boston-based SiteScape. Novell began tossing around the idea of offering a collaborative software package a year ago, said Bill Pray,

Published on: April 26th, 2007 Briony Smith

Xerox launches 40GB

Channel Xerox launches Phaser 4510 network printer Xerox Canada announced a black-and-white network laser printer, Xerox Phaser 4510. Smart Duplex automatically detects pages that only need to be printed on one side. Another

Published on: April 3rd, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Novell draws blueprint for ITIL-driven data centre design

ITIL is a set of best practices for managing IT operations, developed by the British government's Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency (now part of the Office of Government Commerce) in the late 1980s.In

Published on: March 26th, 2007 Grant Buckler

Eurocom launches gaming notebook

Wireless Eurocom launches gaming notebook D900C Phantom Eurocom launches its Gaming Notebook with FSB1066, 600GB of HDD with RAID 5, Intel Pentium Core 2 Extreme and Nvidia modular MXM-HE SLI technology.Eurocom introduced the Eurocom

Published on: March 20th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

CS Odessa combines corporate blog and discussion forums

E-Business CS Odessa launches ConceptDraw Lab project CS Odessa launches ConceptDraw Lab project which combines corporate blog, products marketplace and discussion forum. In the context of ConceptDraw Lab there are planned periodic releases

Published on: February 15th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Cisco expands security portfolio

Networking Cisco raises self-defending network's power Cisco announced collaboration among several products and services in its security portfolio. The collective enhancements involve Cisco's Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Cisco Security Agent(CSA), Cisco Security Mitigation

Published on: February 6th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

The channel weighs in on MS-Novell update

According to a study published by Microsoft and Novell, more than 90 per cent of their customers favour their recent agreement, but the degree of heterogeneity in enterprise IT environments may make the

Published on: December 14th, 2006 Neil Sutton

Halifax engineering firm outsources to Bell Aliant

In an effort to centralize the ICT aspects of their sprawling operations, Halifax-based environmental and geotechnical engineering firm Jacques Whitford has inked a $40-million outsourcing deal with ICT provider Bell Aliant.Bell's business-solutions provider

Published on: December 14th, 2006 Briony Smith

Deal isn’t about the customer

At the heart of most businesses lies a mish-mash of different technologies through which information - the life-blood of modern business - courses. But when those technologies don't connect into each other, businesses

Published on: December 7th, 2006 Poonam Khanna

Microsoft partners with Novell on open source

Microsoft and Novell announced a partnership whereby users of Novell's Suse Linux operating system and Windows will be able to more easily manage virtualized IT environments.In a Webcast, executives from both firms said

Published on: December 7th, 2006 Shane Schick