Larry Dignan

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.

Rachel King

Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.

Zack Whittaker

Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.

Latest Posts

Notes from Vortex 2004

I'm at the Vortex 2004 conference in sunny Santa Barbara, CA listening to Geoffrey Moore give an overview of the state of enterprise IT and the furture developments that CIOs need to consider in making decisions.

October 5, 2004 by ZDNet


HP and Sun war of words continues

Hewlett-Packard has formally demanded that Sun and its president, Jonathan Schwartz, stop publishing what it calls "misleading and factually incorrect statements" about HP's commitment to HP-UX, its version of Unix.

October 4, 2004 by ZDNet


Neighborhood network a model for the future

Rafat Ali, author and publisher of the digital media blog points to what he calls a "fascinating account of a guy in Canada, who's developed a neighborhood network, where everyone there is watching digital TV with full PVR capability, making unmetered VoIP telephone calls, and downloading data at prodigious rates thanks to shared bandwidth.

October 4, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


JBoss founder Fleury casts Red Hat as OSS dinosaur

If open source software (OSS) is going to survive, JBoss founder Marc Fleury believes, revenues from companies like Red Hat must start trickling down to the developers. On the heels of Red Hat's inclusion of ObjectWeb's open-source application server, Fleury has a message for the Linux distributor: Grow up.

October 4, 2004 by David Berlind