Why Google will Acquire Postini

Google announced that it has agreed to purchase Postini for $625 million in cash. Why? Postini is best known for its managed (“hosted,” “on-demand”) spam filtering service, but that’s not what attracted Google. Gmail and its Google Apps cousin already have sound spam filtering technology — they don’t need help from Postini. What Google needed […]... read more »

CalConnect vCard Workshop

CalConnect vCard Workshop will be held September 18 2007 at The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The goal of the workshop is to determine the real interest in revising the vCard specification, what needs to be revised and how to go about doing that.... read more »

The Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium announces Roundtable X and IOP Test Event

Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium Roundtable X and Interoperability Test Event will be held September 17-21 2007 at The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Comprised of Technical Committee meetings, informal birds of feather sessions, additional sessions and committee meetings, plus a plenary meeting of the Consortium that will include report-outs from all technical Committees.... read more »

IM at Work, Part 2: Tools for Locking Down

Article discussing solutions for IM use in the Enterprise.... read more »