Carbonite will integrate MailStore's email archiving and full-text search and indexing capabilities into its portfolio of cloud backup services.
Between the Lines
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. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.
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Rachel King is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in San Francisco, covering business and enterprise technology for ZDNet, CNET and SmartPlanet. She has previously worked for The Business Insider, FastCompany.com, CNN's San Francisco bureau and the U.S. Department of State. Rachel has also written for MainStreet.com, Irish America Magazine and the New York Daily News, among others. Rachel has a B.A. in Mass Communications and History from the University of California, Berkeley and a M.S. in Journalism from Columbia University, where she served as art director for the student magazine, Plated. In her spare time, she enjoys playing trumpet, learning rock climbing and archery, and listening to NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour. Someday she also will be perfectly fluent in both French and Spanish. Someday.
Hundreds of millions of records have been stolen this year through hacks and data breaches as a result of poor, or flawed security. Here are the most notable stories of the year.
After the torrent search website's closure last week, Isohunt has stepped into the breach by relaunching The Pirate Bay's database.
By going public on the same day, the next generation enterprise tech vendors are likely hoping for both a boost in credibility and the capital to expand.
Combination of app and OS updates may reset your setting to the defaults.
The tech giant is planning to close its engineering office in Russia following a crackdown on Internet firms in the country.
The budget handset maker has acquiesced to India's legal system and halted handset sales until a patent dispute with Ericsson is resolved.
The US chip maker is pouring an additional $40 million into four Chinese companies and a venture fund to stay ahead of the game in mobile and emerging technologies.
In the second deal this week, CenturyLink acquires Cognilytics, which provides big data tools to midsized companies.
The creative software giant followed up with an announcement that it plans to acquire Fotolia, a marketplace for purchasing stock content.
Cisco estimates that roughly $7.3 trillion of the $19 trillion value opportunity promised by the Internet-of-Everything movement will stem from just data and analytics alone.
Dropbox previously revealed it hosts more than 35 billion Office documents, spreadsheets and presentations as of November 2014.
Launching a counter-attack against hackers using another company's systems won't just break their agreement, but it's also illegal.
The Palo Alto-based startup says it will use the cash flow to expand innovation around new applications, ramp up hiring, and boost sales and marketing efforts.
Wearable makers smell units, volume and money in corporate wellness programs. Jawbone makes its move with UP for Groups.