Just when everyone from businesses to consumers are getting hip to the idea of layered...
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Larry Dignan and other IT industry experts, blogging at the intersection of business and technology, deliver daily news and analysis on vital enterprise trends.
Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.
Andrew Nusca is a former writer-editor for ZDNet and contributor to CNET. During his tenure, he was the editor of SmartPlanet, ZDNet's sister site about innovation.
Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.
A security researcher has revealed the details of six buffer overflow vulnerabilities in the PNG (portable network graphics) open-source image format.
As Windows security and virus woes continue and SP2 remains in a suspended animation, many vendors at LinuxWorld are trying to capitalize on Microsoft's follies.
Tech writer David Strom took a time-out from his new job at...
A personal blog entry by Sun president and COO Jonathan Schwartz has the tech sector buzzing with speculation that if he doesn't write a check to acquire Novell, then IBM will.
Teamware, or groupware (the instant messaging service you use falls into this category), is a technology trend that will most affect IT environments in the next 18-24 months according to the latest findings in our IT Priorities Research Program.
For the third time since Microsoft started announcing intended release dates, the much anticipated Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Windows XP has been delayed.
Leading up to the release of Service Pack 2 for Windows XP, several Microsoft executives have cited a feature called Data Execution Prevention (DEP) as a key sentry in the fight against viruses and worms that load themselves into areas of a computer's memory normally reserved for data.
SAP CRM customers are a happy bunch.
Darl McBride, SCO CEO, responded to Red Hat's Matthew Szulik's LinuxWorld keynote address, during which he said that intellectual property law should...