February 2007

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Milton Keynes hospitals go live with electronic care records

    Milton Keynes General Hospital and the community hospitals of Milton Keynes Primary Care Trust introduced a new electronic care records service over the weekend.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Service provider router sales spiral

    Worldwide service provider router and switch revenues grew 33% in 2006 when compared to 2005.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Qualcomm patent action against Nokia stalls

    The judge appointed by the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to oversee the investigation initiated by Qualcomm against Nokia over alleged 2G and 2.5G patent infringements has delayed proceedings until further notice.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Police extend Northgate enforcement contract

    Northgate Information Solutions said police forces currently using its national police enforcement solution for penalty notices for disorder will continue to do so for a further two years.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    IT degrees failing to meet business needs

    Around 60% of employers do not consider an ICT-related degree relevant to IT and telecoms business roles.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    HP makes data back-up easier for SMEs

    HP has introduced a disc-based back-up and recovery system that makes data protection and disaster recovery “simple, reliable and affordable” for SMEs.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    McAfee fixes flaw in Mac antivirus software

    Attackers could exploit the hole in McAfee's Virex 7.7 antivirus program for Mac OS X to bypass the malware scanner, but a fix is available.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    High-end storage array purchase considerations

    Specific considerations for high-end disk array systems and a series of specifications to help make on-the-spot product comparisons between vendors.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    High-end storage array specifications

    The key specifications for a cross section of popular high-end disk storage array products.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Short CIO tenures paralyze IT

    Companies with unstable CIO positions are short-sheeting not only IT, but their business objectives as well. Want long-term success? Keep your CIO.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Wireless security: IT pros warily watching mobile phone threats

    Security experts have warned repeatedly that mobile phone attacks will grow as the devices become more sophisticated. IT administrators are starting to believe them.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    'Worm' targets Sun Solaris Telnet flaw

    Security researchers have found evidence that a worm is trying to exploit the recently patched Telnet flaw in Sun Solaris. Experts say it's another reason to stay away from Telnet.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Black Hat presenter nixes RFID cloning demo under pressure

    A demonstration of a device that could easily clone radio frequency identification (RFID) badges, was pulled from a conference presentation under pressure from a chip maker.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Backup vendors refresh open source products

    BakBone and Zmanda announce updates to their products this week meant to take advantage of growth in the number of enterprises using open source applications.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Corel offers WordPerfect for free

    Corel has made available a beta version of its WordPerfect Lightning software for free, in a bid to attract users into buying the advanced commercial version.