Cisco Launches Self-Defending Network v3.0

Cisco announced it has completed the acquisition of IronPort Systems, a provider of messaging and web security solutions, for $830 million. read more »

Making Virtual Teams More Productive – Ten Golden Rules

Article discussing 10 rules for making virtual teams work. read more »

Meet the Spammers #1: Pills and Porno

I was recently asked by a journalist, “So who are these spammers, anyway?” There are many different types of spammer. This is the first in a series of bulletins describing them. Many spammers are affiliates of vendors of products that can cause embarrassment. These are the sort of product or services that you might not […]... read more »

Cortado Offers Hosted BlackBerry Enterprise Server

Cortado launched Hosted BlackBerry Enterprise Server. Includes the Cortado Business Plus Exchange Email package with a 2GB mailbox, virus protection and a spam filter. Available immediately.... read more »

Mindquarry Introduces Mindquarry GO – Hosted Version of its Open Source Collaborative Software

Mindquarry launched Mindquarry GO, its hosted collaboration service. Offers online access to the features of Mindquarry, including task management, file sharing, wiki editing and team management. Available immediately in a beta version.... read more »

Nuance to Acquire Tegic Communications

Nuance Communications announced a a definitive agreement to acquire Tegic Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of AOL and a developer of embedded software for mobile devices, for $265 million. ... read more »

Members Approve WS-ReliableMessaging as OASIS Standard

OASIS announced that its members have approved Web Services Reliable Messaging version 1.1 as an OASIS Standard. Provides a modular mechanism that identifies, tracks, and manages the reliable transfer of messages between a source and a destination.... read more »

Gartner Predicts Instant Messaging Will Be De Facto Tool for Voice, Video and Text Chat by The End of 2011

Article discussing Gartner’s prediction that IM will be the de facto tool for voice, video and text chat by the end of 2011.... read more »

Social Networking Will Go Mainstream for Business

Email Records Reveal Health Officials’ Anguish