News & Commentary
Content tagged with Enterprise Applications posted in July 2003
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Business Objects Gets Sales Growth Back--At A Price
News  |  7/31/2003  | 
Business Objects' sales grew this quarter, but higher costs cut into profits.
Oracle Plans Special Edition Of Enterprise Apps For Smaller Businesses
News  |  7/31/2003  | 
The first product out will be a suite for financials, which is designed to go live in just 30 days.
Homeland Security Will Drive Federal Spending On Knowledge Management
News  |  7/30/2003  | 
Government spending on software and services will top $1 billion in five years.
Microsoft Takes Linux For A Test Drive
News  |  7/30/2003  | 
Vendor plans to do side-by-side comparisons between Linux and Windows in lab environment.
HP Goes For CRM, In A Big Way
News  |  7/30/2003  | 
Siebel says the deployment of its CRM software at HP to the tune of some 40,000 seats could be the largest CRM installation ever.
Avaki Expands Grids To Databases
News  |  7/30/2003  | 
New version of Data Grid can access and integrate distributed data.
Vignette's Recovery Heats Up
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
The portal and content-management software maker says it's set to make good on its promise to be profitable again in the current quarter.
Exploit Code For Windows Vulnerability Posted
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
At least three different exploits have been posted to various security mailing lists.
Six Straight For MicroStrategy
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
Company execs say sales are picking up as buyers gain more confidence in the economy and in MicroStrategy's health.
Microsoft Outlines Visual Studio .Net Upgrade
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
The focus will be on developer productivity, scalability, and tie-ins to Yukon database.
ProactiveNet Enhances App-Management Software
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
New tools provide better measurement, analysis, visualization, and integration.
Actuate Gets Nimble
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
Actuate has acquired Nimble Technology, a privately held developer of enterprise information integration software.
Sun's Proposed New Web Services Standards
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
Sun is trying to initiate a new round of Web services with a proposal for a set of standards that work on top of XML and WSDL.
Microsoft Pays $26 Million For "Touch" Technology
News  |  7/29/2003  | 
The settlement of a patent-infringement suit with tiny Immersion Corp. will bring a more realistic feelto Xbox systems and other computer products.
IRS Takes Contractors To Task For Lengthy Contract Delays
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
CSC-led database system can't be implemented in time for 2004 tax season.
Making Message Transitions Easier
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Companies tied to messaging and E-mail systems on Unix-based servers have a new option for migrating those systems to Linux running on less-expensive x86 servers.
Review: Tablet PCs
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Do you need a $2,000 writing pad? InformationWeek's John Foley says tablet PCs are worth the money for those who do a lot of note-taking.
IBM Launches WebSphere Portal 5
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
The latest release feeds into businesses' growing focus on practicality in their IT initiatives.
Spam Away
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Research On The Same Page
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Rock The Vote, In A Bad Way
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
BI Consolidation Begins
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Flaws Found In Windows
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Microsoft's Hopper Is Full
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
A Bigger Bid
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
More SCO Suits May Loom
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
Upshot Expands Sales-Force Offerings
News  |  7/28/2003  | 
The vendor is adding UpShot Dashboard and plans to integrate its product with Lotus Notes.
Consolidation Time
News  |  7/27/2003  | 
Hyperion and Business Objects acquisitions signal a maturing business-intelligence software sector where customers want fewer vendors
SCO Group Threatens Users In Linux Fight
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
Vendor tries to convince businesses to buy UnixWare licenses to avoid lawsuits
Microsoft Touts R&D Plans And Taps CFOs
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
One wild card: IT spending; and what about that $50 billion in cash?
Rules Could Force Shippers To Modernize
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
Proposal requires carriers to electronically notify customs of shipments headed for U.S.
Dial Scraps Its Enterprise Software, Switches To SAP
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
The deal is part of a seven-year, $110 million outsourcing agreement with EDS.
Taking Stock: Why Some Stock Prices Stay Low
Commentary  |  7/25/2003  | 
Check Point Executives disclose very little beyond what's required
Oracle Ups PeopleSoft Bid To $7.5 Billion
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
The vendor reaffirmed its intention to buy PeopleSoft, saying it's prepared to cover the extra cost of its rival's recent acquisition of J.D. Edwards.
Langa Letter: System Setup Secrets For Windows XP
Commentary  |  7/25/2003  | 
Fred's real-world, step-by-step advice for setting up a Windows XP-based PC in ways better than the defaults.
Oracle Warns Of Serious Vulnerabilities
News  |  7/25/2003  | 
Vendor says hackers could take advantage of flaws in its E-business suite and database server.
Security Of E-Voting Systems Seriously Questioned
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
Computer researchers claim to have found 'critical flaws' in software used for U.S. electronic voting.
Microsoft Details Product Plans But Keeps Mum On Dividends And Buybacks
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
Bill Gates and other execs outline plans for $6.8 billion research and development budget, but the company won't say what it plans to do with its $50 billion in reserves.
Other Voices: Tire Kicking And Web Services
Commentary  |  7/24/2003  | 
A Web-services expert recommends various ways to evaluate and adopt technologies such as XML to optimize your application development strategy.
Schumer: Consumers Favor No-Spam Registry
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
The New York senator says an independent study shows 75% of consumers favor a federal registry similar to the new do-not-call list.
Judge To Microsoft: I'm Still Watching You
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
Company lawyers say Microsoft has made substantial progress complying with the antitrust settlement it reached with the Bush administration, but Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly says she'll be monitoring the vendor's behavior.
Compuware Upgrades Java Development Tool
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
OptimalJ 3.0 fully implements a model-driven architecture that a third-party study says can speed development and improve code quality.
Micosoft Goes Live With Server Name Change
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
Microsoft Office Real-Time Communications Server 2003, the anticipated instant-messaging and presence-awareness engine, will hit the market later this year as Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2003.
Staffware To Open Sales Offices In India
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
The move to sell business-process management software in the country reflects the trend among Indian service providers to offer customers advanced services beyond application development and infrastructure support.
Microsoft Reveals More Software Flaws
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
Vulnerabilities show up in SQL Server and various versions of Windows.
Real Losses At Real Networks
News  |  7/24/2003  | 
2Q losses doubled at the maker of Internet video and audio software, largely due to a one-time charge on excess office facilities.
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