News


  • Call For Content Management

    An ongoing wave of acquisitions by enterprise content management vendors, driven by a desire to broaden their product lines, continued unabated last week as Open Text made a tender offer for Gauss Interprise and Stellent acquired Ancept, a digital asset management solution provider.

  • Neon's LANsurveyor Takes The Pain Out Of Complex Network Management

    Numerous complex and comprehensive management tools are available to help solution providers manage the components of enterprise-level networks, but those tools are often too multifaceted for the needs of smaller networks. Neon software sees that dilemma as an opportunity for its LANsurveyor, a stand-alone network management application that eschews much of the complexity of typical enterprise-level management packages.

  • Mobile Devices Rely On Biometrics Technology

    As mobile devices play an ever-increasing role in a company's IT infrastructure, security of the devices and the information they can access have become vital. Vendors and manufacturers are addressing this problem by adding a growing array of fingerprint readers, signature tests and other biometrics to the devices.

  • Cisco Adds To Switch Lineup

    Cisco Systems expanded two of its switch product families in a continued effort to boost the adoption of Gigabit Ethernet on the desktop.

  • RIM’S Legal Woes Don't Faze Partners

    Partners are not fazed by the pending litigation against Research In Motion (RIM), which could potentially ban the mobile solution provider from selling its products and services in the United States.

  • Sun, HDS Extend Storage Pact

    Sun Microsystems and Hitachi Data Systems last week officially renewed the relationship under which Sun resells HDS' Freedom Storage Lightning V Series arrays.

  • Peripherals Put VAR On Right Path

    A Tampa, Fla.-based solution provider who refocused a significant part of his business this year on peripherals supplied by a single vendor said he has doubled his revenue stream.