Oracle Unveils 5TB Tape Drive
The StorageTek T10000C is built for the SL8500 Modular Library System, which can be expanded to 1 exabyte of storage for archiving and backup.
Cisco Expands SMB Networking, Storage
In partnership with Mozy, the networking provider is offering online backup to small and midsize businesses as well as introducing a managed switch and network security firewall.
The Future of Google Docs
Docs has become a worthy competitor to Microsoft Office, but its future will rely less on feature parity and more on the value being added to Google's platform in the cloud.
Google Co-Founder Larry Page To Replace Schmidt As CEO
Google on Thursday reported Q4 2010 revenues of $8.44 billion, but the bigger news was that co-founder Larry Page will take over as CEO in April, with current chief Eric Schmidt moving out of day to day leadership to become Executive Chairman.
Verizon To Continue Rapid Cloud Ramp
The firm will rapidly expand its cloud offerings, with platform-based services, customer relationship management, and enterprise resourcThe telecom provider will expand its cloud computing offerings with platform-based services, and upcoming CRM and ERP apps.e planning launching in 2011.
ShareFile Launches Sync Feature
File sharing and storage provider chisels its niche by tailoring features and services to SMBs and ignoring the crowded consumer market.
'Ransomware' Threats Growing
The malware typically encrypts data or disables master boot records, then extorts money to undo damage and restore access.
Steve Jobs Takes Medical Leave
Apple Chief Operating Officer Timothy Cook will run daily operations; Jobs will retain title of chief executive but will limit his role to involvement in major strategic decisions.
Defying Skeptics, Wikipedia Thrives
Rather than being overwhelmed by vandalism, Wikipedia has managed to remain one of the more vital, if not always 100% accurate, sources of information online.
12 Money Saving Tech Tips For SMBs
Smaller companies are under constant pressure to maximize their performance with minimal resources. However, you can't do business without technology -- and tech means spending money, something there never seems to be quite enough of for growing businesses. You keep a vigilant eye on costs as a matter of course. So you need to be creative to get what you and your employees need -- from phone service to software to desks and chairs -- without busting the budget. No matter what your business needs
Top 10 SMB Predictions For 2011
We dusted off an old piece of tech -- the crystal ball -- to see what the New Year has in store for small and midsize business. 2011 will without a doubt be the year when "trend" becomes "normal" in a variety of business areas, from mobility to virtualization to social marketing. And while certain industry lingo might simply become part of the everyday vocabulary, the term "SMB" itself is likely to be thrown around even more loosely than it was in 2010, by vendors, politicians, and a host of oth
Google Hosts Online Science Contest
The Google Science Fair is open to full-time students between the ages of 13 and 18 with a computer and an Internet connection. Get ready for some serious global competition.
Twitter Reveals Feds Seek User Data
The Department of Justice wants the account information of users who follow, or have ties to, Wikileaks, including a member of Iceland's parliament.
AT&T Discounts iPhone 3GS To $49
With Verizon expected to soon get the Apple smartphone, AT&T is making a dash for subscribers with a price cut on the older model.
Top 3 Tools For Busting Through Firewalls
Can't access a Web site thanks to employer or government censorship? Fortunately, there's a host of tools and techniques that can help you slip through the blockade. Here's an in-depth look at three of the best.