October 2006

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Five years until FAN's a hit: Brocade Australia

    File Area Networks (FANs) will take around five years to become a ubiquitous piece of enterprise storage infrastructure, according to Graham Schultz, Brocade's Country Manager for Australia.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Internode covers Coorong with solar-powered broadband

    Internode has blended super-fast ADSL2+ broadband with solar-powered microwave towers to deliver virtually total broadband coverage across South Australia's largest local government region.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Stratio worm on the rise

    Variants of the Stratio worm, also known as Stration or Warezov, entered the top 10 malware threats for the first time in October, security experts have revealed.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Study reveals inaccuracies in NHS data

    NHS data on patients’ hospital treatments is not accurate enough to be used in monitoring individual doctors’ performance, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has warned.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Schneider Electric acquires APC

    French company Schneider Electric is to acquire American Power Conversion (APC), a US manufacturer of uninterruptible power supply systems, for £2.9bn.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    40 years of Computer Weekly

    To celebrate our 40th anniversary year, since May Computer Weekly has published a series of special features and other special sections in the magazine.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    BT to hire 400 apprentices for broadband

    BT is going to hire more than 400 apprentices early next year for its Openreach broadband delivery business.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    Axe falls on hundreds of IT jobs at ABN Amro

    Holland’s biggest bank, ABN Amro is set to shed hundreds of IT jobs in a bid to rationalise its organisation and improve efficiency.

  • October 31, 2006 31 Oct'06

    IT greats: Chips with everything

    Hardware top 10