Geek Chic: Palm's Treo 700w Impresses
Palm's first foray into the smartphone "dark side" delivers the power and functionality of a Windows Mobile device with much of the simplicity and ease of use you normally find only with Palm OS gadgets.
Stratus Adds Dual-Core Fault Tolerant Server
The new ftServer 5700 system, which starts around $45,000, features four 2.8 GHz dual-core Xeon processors, providing 99.999% reliability and around 25% higher performance than Stratus' previous top-end system.
Cisco Security Alerts Serve As VoIP Wake-Up Call
Cisco's revelation last week of two security alerts and fixes for CallManager, the processing component of its voice-over-IP technology, is a reminder that there's no getting around VoIP's vulnerability.
Dawn Of Dual Core
Intel and AMD will introduce more of these powerful processors this year as they go mainstream in a big way
Apple Bets Its Chips
Intel chips will give Macs some new zip. But Jobs still cares more about your living room than your office.
Businesses Are Switching To Blade Servers
Nearly a third of IT executives already have deployed blade servers and another 12% plan deployment this year, according to a survey by InformationWeek Research and Microcast Communications.
Langa Letter: 5 Essential Steps To PC Security
As the new year begins, Fred Langa says keep these items in mind to help prevent data theft, identity theft, and private information falling into the wrong hands. These steps will give you 365 days of safe computing.
Apple Leaps Ahead With Intel-based Computers
Steve Jobs showed off a retooled iMac with the new Intel Core Duo processor, the MacBook Pro, and upgrades to Apple's consumer content creation suite, iLife '06, and its presentation and productivity package, iWork '06.
More businesses are opting for clustered technology that gives them supercomputer speeds at PC prices
Database Lessons, Petabyte Style
Many of the largest databases lurk in the back hallways of science and government research--all that data from particle physics experiments, astronomical observations, and weather simulations.
The TV industry is being pressed by programming and distribution alternatives. See it play out any way you like.