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Problems loom despite XML success

XML may be living up to its hype but challenges persist. For one, as Dan Farber recently pointed out in his blog, industry observers are worried that the proliferation of XML schemas has gone too far, potentially creating new instances of interoperability problems.

September 10, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


Microsoft's Virtual Server ready to ship

Microsoft's Virtual Server 2005 is finally coming to market. The software helps improve utilization and management by allowing a server to run multiple operating systems, or multiple copies of the same operating system on Intel-based hardware at a single time.

September 9, 2004 by ZDNet


Intel CTO calls for Internet overhaul

Intel CTO Pat Gelsinger says the Internet must be upgraded with a new layer of capabilities to deal with imminent problems of capacity, security and reliability. While he applauded efforts by Cisco and other networking companies to improve the existing Internet plumbing, Gelsinger argued that it's not sufficient to deal with the complexity of Internet2, the shift to IPv6 and other issues.

September 9, 2004 by ZDNet


Spam standard critcs err with glass is half emtpy attitude

Last week, purveyors of e-mail security solutions -- particularly those that operate in the anti-spam ecosystem -- started making hay over the alleged failure of the most prevalently deployed defacto standard for combatting spam: Meng Weng Wong's Sender Policy Framework (SPF) specification.

September 9, 2004 by David Berlind