Network software

  • December 18, 2007 18 Dec'07

    Network significant contributor to environmental footprint

    Gartner advises organisations that even if they can’t turn their network off to reduce their environmental footprint, they must take simple steps to reduce it.

  • December 12, 2007 12 Dec'07

    Continental Airlines issues network tokens to help meet PCI DSS demands

    Continental Airlines has issued more than 1,000 security tokens to its staff and business partners to help meet the demands of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

  • December 11, 2007 11 Dec'07

    AMRO technology supports VocaLink

    Dutch bank ABN AMRO is providing VocaLink with access to its network to deliver global Euro payments globally when the single euro payments area (Sepa) system comes into force next month.

  • December 11, 2007 11 Dec'07

    Yotel: IP network convergence in a capsule

    Yotel, the newly opened capsule hotel inside Heathrow Airport's Terminal 4, is using a converged network with two different digital subscriber lines to run all business applications, including IP-based CCTV, and deliver the latest technology to ...

  • December 10, 2007 10 Dec'07

    VocaLink uses audit tools to rationalise its networks

    VocaLink, which was created from the merger of two UK payment processing companies in July, has installed software to help it rationalise its separate transaction processing networks.

  • December 04, 2007 04 Dec'07

    Bosses clamp down on social networking

    Most businesses plan to monitor or limit employee access to social networking sites, as concern grows over their impact on productivity at work, research by has revealed.

  • November 29, 2007 29 Nov'07

    Microsoft: allow social networking but get secure

    The UK workforce is gaining business advantage through the use of social networks, but users' behaviour may leave employers at risk, says Microsoft.

  • November 29, 2007 29 Nov'07

    Securing the drugs industry

    Pharmaceutical companies operate in a broad community of partners, collaborators and competitors. Allowing other organisations into your network can be risky, but keeping them out may be a more costly mistake.

  • November 26, 2007 26 Nov'07

    Social engineering attacks on the rise

    The Sans ­Institute's latest annual list of the top 20 attack targets reveals that hackers have stepped up their use of phishing and other social engineering attacks as network defences become more robust.

  • November 26, 2007 26 Nov'07

    Network Access for Cisco Guest Server

    Cisco has released Network Admission Control (NAC) Guest Server with its Secure Guest service.

  • November 23, 2007 23 Nov'07

    Denton Wilde Sapte offsite datacentre double network speeds

    International law firm Denton Wilde Sapte has doubled network connectivity speeds between 1300 employees at offices in 12 countries 5 Gbps within two months by upgrading from its legacy local server environment to an off-site datacentre running ...

  • November 20, 2007 20 Nov'07

    Fortnum & Mason improves store flexibility with new Lan

    Luxury London store Fortnum and Mason has gone to Alfred McAlpine IT Services to deploy a fixed and wireless network as part of a £24m store refurbishment.

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    NCP to double client base with Watchguard tie-up

    NCP Engineering, a Nurenburg-based supplier of remote access security systems, aims to double the number of seats using its virtual private network (VPN) client software with an OEM deal with Watchguard Technologies, a global provider of network ...

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    Retailers expose consumers to data theft, says survey

    Many large retailers in the UK, US, and Europe are exposing customers to theft of credit card information by using insecure wireless network connections, according to a survey of 3,000 shops in big cities, including London.

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    UK reliant on US for innovation

    Six years ago the reseller I was with tried to bring Ingrian Networks into the UK, but there was little interest. Business had been good in the US, so it was disappointing not to get a bigger take-up. Today, I am back with Ingrian Networks and sales...