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  • Microsoft Readying Longhorn Driver Kit
    Developers building device drivers for the next-generation Windows operating system, code-named Longhorn, will be getting some help from Microsoft in the form of a new kit that provides tools and logo qualifications.
  • Sun Dives Into Utility Computing
    Sun Microsystems is readying a series of utility computing services based on four internal pilot programs aimed at tracking and measuring hardware capacity.
  • WLAN Switches Heat Up Networking Space
    In the past couple of months, several fledgling WLAN companies have charged out of the gate with plans for intelligent switches they say centralize and simplify WLAN augmentations to wired networks better than anything else on the market.
  • Fizzer E-Mail Worm Sizzles Worldwide
    A new computer worm spread rapidly around the world via e-mail and the Kazaa peer-to-peer file-sharing network last week, prompting security vendors to issue a series of alerts.
  • EMC's Online SAN Plan
    EMC last week unveiled its first two storage management software applications related to the company's strategy of giving customers and channel partners online access to its SAN implementation experience.
  • ShadowRAM: May 19, 2003
    SCO CEO Darl McBride said last week that newly discovered intellectual property violations in Linux prompted SCO to send letters warning customers of liability exposure for using Linux.
  • Veritas' Vision
    The product strategy laid out by Veritas Software Chairman and CEO Gary Bloom and his lieutenants at the recent Veritas Vision conference is powerful and compelling. The $1.5 billion software vendor, which has powered into the software storage market like a supernova with red-hot technology and a laser-like focus, is moving hard and fast into server and storage provisioning, and applications performance management.
  • ACCPAC Revs Up CRM Product, Seeks Partners
    ACCPAC International, a developer of business management applications for small and midsize businesses, last week unveiled the latest release of its CRM product, added features to its partner marketing program and said it is recruiting solution providers to fight off threats from Microsoft's CRM assault.
  • NTT/Verio Extends Reach
    NTT/Verio enhanced its channel program with a new influencer referral program and this week plans to launch training initiatives for its viaVerio shared hosting partners.
  • Intel's Fixes Fall Short For Solution Providers
    Intel's management of the problems with Itanium 2 processors will ease tensions with OEMs, but its efforts don't go far enough to address the concerns of solution providers that have sold the technology, according to the CRN Test Center.