Is Oracle Downplaying Security Vulnerabilities?
by Kevin McLaughlin
Is Oracle playing the security spin game? Several researchers who reported vulnerabilities to the vendor during its latest software patch cycle think so.
Does Salesforce.com Have The Chops To Become A Billion-Dollar Company?
by Aaron Ricadela
Salesforce's CEO Benioff big bet: That he can sell more CRM subscriptions by connecting functions onto his platform.
Salesforce.com Kicks Off Online AppExchange Store
by Barbara Darrow
As expected, Salesforce.com went live with its online applications store last week.
Salesforce.com Brings Big Names Into New Apps Marketplace
by Tony Kontzer
Adobe, Business Objects, and Skype will offer their applications through Salesforce's new AppExchange site.
Slide Show: The Future Is Now At The Web 2.0 Summit
by Stacy Cowley
Ballmer sounds off Microsoft search, other channel partners discuss the future at the Web 2.0 Summit.
Microsoft's Gates: Say Goodbye to VoIP As You Know It
In an interview with CMP Channel, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates touted the vendor's entrance into the VoIP market as an evolution that will change the way customers communicate. He also downplayed the likelihood of Google and open-source VoIP staking a claim in the enterprise space, and revealed how his own work life has changed as a result of the technology.
Mobile Software Ties Wi-Fi, VoIP For Free Calls
by W. David Gardner
A new way to merge two disruptive technologies--Internet phoning and Wi-Fi--was introduced Tuesday, in the form of mobile-PDA software from Skype Technologies. Called PocketSkype, the free software enables users of Microsoft PocketPC-based handhelds to connect to Wi-Fi access points to make free VoIP calls.
Yahoo Launches VoIP Service Linked To Web Features
by W. David Gardner
Yahoo steps into the crowded VoIP sector with a service that will link with existing Yahoo e-mail and instant messaging features.
Vonage Files For IPO
by Antone Gonsalves
Vonage on Wednesday filed for an initial public offering of $250 million and named a new CEO.