Websense to Acquire Information Leak Prevention Leader PortAuthority Technologies, Inc

Websense announced a definitive agreement to acquire PortAuthority Technologies, a provider of information leak prevention technology, for approximately $90 million. The acquisition is expected to close in January 2007. read more »

Palm Reports Q2 FY07 Results

Palm released results for 2Q2007 ended December 1, 2006. Revenue increased 42% to $393 million with a GAAP net income of $12.8 million. read more »

Ericsson to acquire Redback Networks

Ericsson announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Redback, a provider of multi-service edge routing technology, for approximately 1.9 billion. The transaction is expected to close by the end of February 2007. read more »

AIIM “Create and Manage Content – Once”

AIIM will host “Create and Manage Content – Once,” its webinar, on January 24, 2007 from 2:00-3:00 PM EST. Will discuss how creating content with an eye toward reuse doesn’t just happen-it requires a plan of action. read more »

Five Across Announces Five Across Connect 1.8 Community Builder Platform

Five Across released version 1.8 of Five Across Connect, its community builder solution for building social networks and online communities. Key enhancements: ability to upload video and audio files, syndication of content using RSS, real-time edits through the browser with AJAX tools, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Coversant Releases Industry’s Most Advanced Platform for Custom Development and Deployment of Highly Scalable Collaborative Instant Messaging Solutions

Coversant released the 2007 version of SoapBox Platform, its offering for custom development and deployment of IM solutions. Key enhancements: improved message throughput, single sign-on and simplified user access to directories, and 64 bit support, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Sturdier Botnets Mean More Spam In 2007

Article discussing some of the reasons for the increased volume of spam that started in 2006 and will continue into 2007. read more »