• SAP Rolls Out Mobile Engine

    SAP this week announced a mobile business engine based on open standards that is designed to simplify the process of extending SAP applications to a mobile devices.

  • Secrets of Security

    Like many in the Silicon Valley, Kittu Kolluri has made a career of latching onto the next big thing. When he was at SGI, for example, he helped manage the company's fledgling interactive TV efforts. At the height of the dot-com boom, he helped launched WedMD. His latest gambit is no different. This time it's all about instant virtual extranet appliances that provide smaller companies VPN-like security for a fraction of the usual cost.

  • Ed Zander’s Parting Words

    Just two weeks before his May 1 retirement announcement, Sun Microsystems president and COO Ed Zander agreed to an interview at Sun's iForce Partner Summit in Orlando, Fla. Although he gave no indication then that he was leaving, his philosophical tone and illuminating reflections suggest, in retrospect, that the man had weighty matters on his mind.

  • Looking For Clarity In New HP

    When the new HP recently debuted at a well-publicized executive briefing at the corporate headquarters of the computer giant in Cupertino, Calif., CEO Carly Fiorina triumphantly proclaimed that the new company was "ready to execute" on a number of fronts.

  • Expertcity Gears Up

    Expertcity plans to launch a three-tiered channel program for solution providers interested in selling GoToMyPC, its Internet-hosted remote-access service.