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A first take on enterprise IT technology news and events.

iPhone, AT&T Activation Swamped by Long Lines

July 11, 2008 12:07 PM
There is no shortage of live coverage of the iPhone. Almost all reports indicate long lines made worse by slow service. All fingers point to the AT&T activation servers, which were overwhelmed establishing accounts for throngs of new customers nationwide. The problem is the compulsory activation. It worked pretty well

Oracle, Salesforce and a Free iPhone

July 10, 2008 1:07 PM
Oracle and Salesforce.com might be your ticket to a free iPhone? How? Make your boss pay for it. Oracle, the enterprise application giant, and Salesforce.com, the CRM hotshot, are among the first to build apps for the 3G iPhone due July 11. Oracle's Business Indicators applications on the iPhone will

Rating the Bug Trackers

July 10, 2008 11:07 AM

Data Breach Hits Google Employees

July 02, 2008 6:07 PM
Reports have been trickling out of Silicon Valley of a potentially major personal data breach affecting Google employees. But the data breach didn't result from cunning hackers penetrating a vulnerable corporate network. It's just another case of computers getting up and walking as a result of an old-fashioned burglary. Valleywag reported July

HP VP Charged with IBM Espionage

July 02, 2008 12:07 PM
A former Hewlett-Packard vice president who had previously worked at IBM was charged June 27 with trade-secret theft for spiriting away IBM pricing info and distributing to his HP superiors. Atul Malhotra, a vice president in HP's Imaging and Printing Group, was charged in U.S. District Court in San Jose,

Open Source and IT Management

June 23, 2008 9:06 PM

For Microsoft, Management Is Key

June 11, 2008 10:06 AM

Leopard Is No Phone's No. 2

June 05, 2008 6:06 PM

Dangerous Domains

June 05, 2008 12:06 PM

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