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Adobe acquires Antepo

Adobe announced that it has acquired Antepo, a provider of IM and presence solutions. read more »

Messaging Architects Announces Purchase of NetMail and Transfer of Hula Project Leadership From Novell

Messaging Architects announced a definitive agreement to acquire NetMail, a provider of email security and compliance applications that integrate with Novell GroupWise and eDirectory products. read more »

Seven Ways to Be Mistaken for a Spammer

Article discussing seven missteps that can lead to a company’s email being mislabeled as spam and some ways to avoid them. read more »

Eyejot Delivers Video Messaging in a Blink

Eyejot released Eyejot, its video messaging solution. Key features: web-based, create and receive video messages of up to 60 seconds in length, new message alerts via email, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Process-one Announces OneTeam Corporate Instant Messaging Client

Process-one announced OneTeam, its corporate IM client. Key features: developed in AJAX / Mozilla XUL technologies; based on XMPP protocol; and handles presence, one-to-one chat, file transfer, user business card and groupchat, among others. Available March 2007. read more »

Secure Computing Introduces Sidewinder 7.0, Industry’s First Reputation-based Firewall

Secure Computing announced version 7.0 of Sidewinder, its firewall appliance. Key enhancements: reputation scores for IPs, domains and URLs, improved performance, and application-based VoIP security, among others. Available March, 2007. read more »

Secure Computing Delivers Webwasher 6.5 Integrated Web Gateway Security Appliance

Secure Computing announced version 6.5 of Webwasher, its reputation-based web gateway security solution. Key enhancements: integration of TrustedSource reputation technology, check active content such as ActiveX, Windows executables, Scripts and Java as a web page is returned, and enhanced web cache communications protocol and transparent proxy support, among others. Available immediately. read more »

McAfee Upgrades Consumer Security Suites to Ensure Compatibility With Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System

McAfee announced updates to its 2007 consumer security software suites. Adds support for Windows Vista. Available immediately. read more »

Maintenance Pack 2 for Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 and Kaspersky Internet Security 6.0 provides compatibility with Windows Vista

Kaspersky Lab released maintenance pack 2 for Kaspersky Internet Security 6.0 and Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0. Adds support for both the 32-bit and the 64-bit versions of Windows Vista. Available immediately. read more »

Earthlink Makes “Zero-Day Protection” An Easy Reality for Consumers

EarthLink released version 2.0 of Protection Control Center, its antivirus solution. Key enhancements: updated Attack Shield technology with zero-day protection against spyware, Trojans, keyloggers and other threats, improved active defense technology, and improved performance, among others. read more »

Webroot Releases Vista-Compatible Versions of Award-Winning Internet Security Solutions

Webroot Software released updated versions of Webroot Spy Sweeper, Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus and Child Safe, its Internet security solutions. Adds support for Windows Vista. Available immediately. read more »

TANDBERG Delivers Adaptive Telepresence Solution

TANDBERGannounced TANDBERG Experia, its video conferencing solution. Key features: interoperability with other standards-based video systems, high definition video, and one-touch connectivity, among others. Available 2Q2007. read more »

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IBM Lotus Vision of Unified Communications

TJX Explains Time Lag

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Messaging Architects Acquires Novell NetMail

On January 30, 2007, Messaging Architects announced it will acquire Novell’s NetMail. NetMail is a Web-based email and group scheduling system that, among other things, integrates with Novell eDirectory. The product has had some success in the educational world, and also to some extent in government. Novell’s stated reasons for getting out of the NetMail […]... read more »

Lotusphere 2007 Attendance Figures

Verizon’s 4Q 2006 Results Cap Strong Year of Organic Growth in Wireless, Broadband and Business Markets

Verizon Communications released results for 4Q2006 ended December 31. Revenue increased 26% to $22.6 billion with net income of $1.0 billion. read more »

IBM to Acquire Softek

IBM announced it has a definitive agreement to acquire Softek Storage Solutions, a provider of data mobility technology. Financial terms were not disclosed. The transaction is anticipated to close during 1Q2007. read more »

The Risk and Rewards of Unified Communications

Polycom will sponsor “The Risk and Rewards of Unified Communications,” its webinar, on February 8, 2007 at 9:00 p.m. EST. Will address various approaches to unified communications, the major barriers to adoption and some strategies on how to get started with unified communications. read more »

WebEx Launches Email for WebEx WebOffice: Expands On-Demand Productivity Suite for Small Businesses

WebEx released WebEx Mail, its email service for WebEx WebOffice suite. Key features: desktop-like features and functionality, live search, and POP/IMAP support, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Symantec’s New Intelligent Archiving Solution Offers Unrivaled Flexibility and Control

Symantec announced version 7.0 of Symantec Enterprise Vault, its content archival solution. Key enhancements: automated classification engine, user classification engine, and Exchange 2007 integration, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Lotus As A Web 2.0 Collaboration Platform? Not Quite Yet

Article discussing IBM’s announcements made at Lotusphere and its desire to participate in web 2.0. read more »

Adobe to Release PDF for Industry Standardization

Adobe Systems today announced that it intends to release the full PDF 1.7 specification to AIIM, the Enterprise Content Management Association, for the purpose of publication by ISO. read more »

Bluebeam Software Releases Bluebeam PDF Revu v.5.0

Bluebeam Software released version 5.0 of Bluebeam PDF Revu, its PDF editor. Key enhancements: compare two PDF drawings, rotating markups, and markup summary reports, among others. Available immediately. read more »

CTIA Wireless 2007

CTIA Wireless 2007 will be held March 27-29, 2007 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Dedicated exclusively to wireless, broadband convergence and mobile computing technologies, covering the entire industry from network infrastructure to microprocessors to applications to content to end-user hardware. read more »

GearUp ’07 Conference

Interwoven will sponsor GearUp ’07 which will be held April 25-27, 2007 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California. Will provide insight into how to maximize the value of Interwoven technologies, best practices, and how to select the right Interwoven solutions for greatest business gain. read more »

Authentication and Online Trust Summit 2007

Authentication Summit 2007 will be held April 18-19, 2007 at the Boston Sheraton, in Boston Massachusetts. Two-day intensive program focused on online authentication, identity and reputation. read more »

Pump’n’Dump — It’s All in the Timing

Funny guy: What’s the secret of great comedy? Straight man: I don’t know, what is the secret of gr… Funny guy: Timing. And timing is also the secret to profitable stock kiting. In my bulletin last week, I quoted Symantec’s Amado Hidalgo, who hinted that the Trojan writers appeared to be working to a deadline. […]... read more »

Seven Ways to Be Mistaken For a Spammer

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Openwave Reports Final Fiscal 2007 Second Quarter Results

Openwave Systems released results for 2Q2007 ended December 31, 2006. Revenue decreased 29% to $84.2 million with a GAAP net loss of $15.8 million. read more »

Microsoft Reports Record Revenue

Microsoft released results for 2Q2007 ended December 31, 2006. Revenue increased 6% to $12.5 billion with a GAAP net income of $2.63 billion. read more »

Avistar Communications Reports Financial Results for 2006 and the Fourth Quarter of 2006

Avistar Communications released results for 4Q2006 ended December 31. Revenue increased 28% to $2.3 million with a net loss of $3.2 million. read more »