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CEOs unnecessarily risk averse, say Wharton experts

The lack of confidence among executives is the underlying cause for the slew of profit warnings technology companies announced at the end of the second quarter this year,say experts at the Wharton School of Business.

September 23, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


Solving the IDS vs. SSL conundrum

One catch-22 that network security architects are constantly faced with is how to deploy Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) when the traffic they're supposed to act on is encrypted with SSL.

September 23, 2004 by George Ou


Industry on the brink of a patent war warns Ovum

The recent escalation in patent disputes is getting out of hand and can potentially lead to an all out patent war warns Ovum's Gary Barnett. Recently, a company called BTG (British Technology Group) sued several e-commerce sites, including Amazon.

September 21, 2004 by Chris Jablonski