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LinuxWorld MVPs

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.

August 5, 2004 by ZDNet Editor


Sun's Schwartz bluffs. Will IBM bite?

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.

August 5, 2004 by David Berlind


Teamware to wear down IT management

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.

August 5, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


SP2 delayed. Advantage Intel.

For the third time since Microsoft started announcing intended release dates, the much anticipated Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Windows XP has been delayed.

August 5, 2004 by David Berlind


Critical XP SP2 Alert: Cancel all non-AMD system buys

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.

August 5, 2004 by David Berlind


SCO's McBride strikes back

Darl McBride, SCO CEO, responded to Red Hat's Matthew Szulik's LinuxWorld keynote address, during which he said that intellectual property law should...

August 5, 2004 by ZDNet