Data security, regulatory compliance and IT governance will be top of the agenda for IT professionals over the coming year, says Isaca
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A US standards body has rejected Microsoft's Office Open XML document format as an international standard, which could further boost the popularity of open source standard OpenDocument (ODF)
Nigerian company Lancor is seeking US$20m from the One Laptop per Child Foundation, alleging patent infringement.
UK resident Gary McKinnon has lost his legal challenge against extradition to the US to face charges of hacking NASA and military installations.
The Free Software Foundation Europe has accused Microsoft of "stuffing the ballot boxes" in a vote designed to establish Office Open XML as a recognised industry standard.
The EC has said it is happy with concessions made by the software giant to provide a choice of browsers, while Microsoft will make technical docs available to developers
The European Commission said it has provided information to US regulators looking into possible anti-competitive practices by IBM in the mainframe market
The European Commission has produced an overview of data-sharing agreements and systems that are used by law enforcement and customs officials in Europe
The cost of most Microsoft UK volume licences will rise by up to 33.5 percent from 1 July, Microsoft has said, although the implications for public-sector costs have yet to be decided
The CRC Energy Efficiency scheme will ultimately help organisations running large datacentres, according to consultants