• MCI Reorganization Has Ripple Effect

    Former and current solution provider partners of MCI, formerly WorldCom, have mixed feelings about the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's approval of the telecom carrier's reorganization.

  • Network Appliance To Buy Spinnaker

    Network Appliance has signed a $300 million agreement to acquire Spinnaker Networks, a privately held storage vendor that develops scalable system architectures, distributed file systems, and clustering and virtualization technologies.

  • ESM6: An Innovative Security Timesaver

    Security is one of the largest expenditures for enterprise networks, as corporations spend countless dollars tracking and mitigating security risks. Enterprise Security Manager 6.0 from Symantec offers a great way for solution providers to ease their customers' security angst.

  • SeeBeyond Sticks To Open Standards

    Most companies are not yet ready to implement a complete Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), which expands all their systems and becomes the predominant framework on which to build. Instead, they stick with integration as the most efficient method of extending existing systems. In addition, few products level the playing field of both technologies by properly combining an integration and SOA solution.

  • Greg Butterfield, Altiris

    In the wake of an unprecedented wave of security breaches, systems management has become a major priority. IT organizations are now focused on system management solutions like never before, especially ones that include patch management systems FOR updates. One vendor that has established itself as a major player in systems management is Altiris.

  • ProSource PC To Bundle OS

    Another white-box builder is tapping into the growing market for Linux-based systems, but some solution providers are shying away from the operating system until legal issues surrounding it have been sorted out.

  • IT Spending Still Tight

    Economic recovery or not, IT budgets next year will largely hold steady with CIOs spending money on a surgical basis, several experts told a Gartner Group conference last week.