Short takes from this week's technology news
Vista pulls plug on RSA’s SecureID tokens
Microsoft has dropped plans to include native support for RSA security tokens in Windows Vista. Microsoft had been running tests for well over a year into the SecureID technology, which aims to protect systems from unauthorised access and online fraud.
SAP and Adobe join OpenAjax initiative
802.11n Wi-Fi standard suffers a setback
Ratification of the higher-speed IEEE 802.11n Wi-Fi standard has been delayed after many hardware suppliers refused to support the draft standard on the table. The standard is now unlikely to be ratified until some time next year.
Unisys extends JBoss support with global deal
Unisys users are to get broader support for the JBoss open source platform. Unisys will become a JBoss authorised service provider and training partner for the JBoss Enterprise Middleware Suite, supporting JBoss Application Server, Hibernate and Apache Tomcat.