Today’s State of the IM World Reminds Us of X.400

The state of instant messaging (IM) is rather like email was back in the days of X.400. With some notable exceptions, X.400 was mainly used as a way to interconnect incompatible email networks. However, there were problems: Interconnectivity was laborious to define. There were lots of gateways between products/services. Messages lost data and metadata when […]... read more »

SurfControl plc announces results for the quarter ending September 30 2006

SurfControl released results for 1Q2007, ended September 30, 2006. Revenue increased 23% to $29.6 million with a net loss of $178 million. read more »

Entrust Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2006 Financial Results

Entrust released results for 3Q2006, ended September 30. Revenue increased 2% to $24.0 million with a GAAP net loss of $3.2 million. read more »

NetIQ Directory and Resource Administrator 8.0 Delivers Delegation of Administrative Privileges and Secure Access Control for Active Directory

NetIQ announced version 8.0 of NetIQ Directory and Resource Administrator, its solution for Active Directory administration. Key enhancements: temporary group assignment, extended recycle bin, and enhanced enterprise management, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Teamstudio Releases Usage Monitoring Solution for Lotus Notes Environments Enabling IT Organizations to Achieve Compliance Standards

Teamstudio released Teamstudio Usage Monitor, its solution to track usage metrics for Lotus Notes applications. Allows system administrators to monitor application activity and usage down to the field level. Available immediately. read more »

Lucid8 Releases Upgrade to Enterprise System Protector Suite

Lucid8 released version 3.2 of GOexchange and version 1.5 of DigiVault, its solution to optimize space, reliability, efficiency, and recoverability for Exchange Server databases. Key enhancements: improved communication and coordination of backup and maintenance tasks better with each other and with third party backup software, GOexchange facilitation of incremental sweeps with DigiVault prior to the […]... read more »

Websense Unveils Bold New Approach to Web Security

Websense announced Websense ThreatSeeker, its technology that provides pre-emptive protection from web-based security threats. Utilizes a combination of mathematical algorithms, behavior profiling, code analysis, as well as an extensive network of data mining machines to find, block and protect customers from web-based threats. Available 1H2007. read more »

Webroot Delivers Twice the Protection in a Single Solution with Debut of Spy Sweeper with Antivirus

Webroot Software released Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus, its anti-spyware solution. Integrates anti–virus technology from Sophos into Webroot’s line of Spy Sweeper anti–spyware products. Available immediately. read more »