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PC Encryption: Eyes Wide Open
While the virtues of encrypting PC data are extolled by vendors and the press alike, some painful truths go largely unmentioned. Whether necessary for

08 pc  Encryption: Eyes Wide Open Beachhead Solutions gives an organization the flexibility to: Enforce encryption of all sensitive PC data Remotely deny and restore access to PC data Automate offsite PC data backup Manage data lifecycle of sensitive data Source : Beachhead Solutions Resources Related to PC Encryption; Eyes Wide Open : Full disk encryption (Wikipedia) PC Encryption; Eyes Wide Open Full Disk Encryption is also known as : Based Full Disk Encryption , Best Full Disk Encryption , Checkpoint

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Dell's High-End Rackmount Servers - Challenging Compaq's Wintel Dominance


Dell Computer Corporation has shaken up the PC Server market, in three years moving from the #5 US market share position to a solid #2 (and #3 worldwide) - and has set its sights on #1 Compaq. This note assesses its strengths and weaknesses in the ever-growing and increasingly important rackmount server marketplace.

08 pc  hardware integration,hardware migration,hardware migration plan,hardware software,internal migration,migration,migration policy,migration routes,migration software,migration to new hardware,update hardware Read More

MicronPC.com, or, “Where Are They Now?”


Micron Electronics, Inc. has been trumpeting its retail partnership with Best Buy as it watches its PC sales ebb away. Too little, too late?

08 pc  com, or, “Where Are They Now?” MicronPC.com, or, Where Are They Now? C. McNulty - June 8, 2000 Event Summary Nampa, Idaho, May 10, 2000-Micron Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of a 10-store pilot and full 358-store roll-out of its partnership with Best Buy Co., Inc., which makes micronpc.com computers available in all Best Buy stores in the U.S. Micron President and Chief Executive Officer Joel J. Kocher said the initial pilot roll-out in 10 Best Buy stores exceeded Read More

Everything You Wanted to Know About Cleaning Registry on Your PC But Were Afraid to Ask


Registry cleanup is inarguably an integral component of PC maintenance. However, many PC users may be wasting time and effort cleaning their registries more often than necessary, depending on the age of their computers, as well as how often software and other utilities are installed. In order to save time and get the most out of your PC, there are a number of myths about registry cleanup you ought to dispel.

08 pc  You Wanted to Know About Cleaning Registry on Your PC But Were Afraid to Ask Registry cleanup is inarguably an integral component of PC maintenance. However, many PC users may be wasting time and effort cleaning their registries more often than necessary, depending on the age of their computers, as well as how often software and other utilities are installed. In order to save time and get the most out of your PC, there are a number of myths about registry cleanup you ought to dispel. Read More

PC Market Figures Show Compaq, Dell, and HP Lead


The desktop PC market is turning from a five-way fight into a three-way horse race, led by Dell, Compaq, and HP.

08 pc  Market Figures Show Compaq, Dell, and HP Lead PC Market Figures Show Compaq, Dell, and HP Lead R. Krause - August 23, 2000 Event Summary Recent figures compiled by IDC show that Compaq Computer Corporation maintains a slim lead over Dell Computer Corporation in worldwide (WW) PC shipments, while Dell extends its lead in the US PC market. Jumping into third place in both US and WW market shares is Hewlett-Packard, whose year-over-year growth rates led all of the major PC manufacturers by a significant Read More

Turmoil in CPU-Land


Intel announces a recall of the barely-shipping 1.13 GHz Pentium III, and AMD announces the head of its PC processor unit is 'leaving to pursue other interests'.

08 pc  in CPU-Land Turmoil in CPU-Land R. Krause - September 18, 2000 Event Summary August 29, 2000 - Intel Corp. will recall its 1.13GHz Pentium III chip. Intel officials said the company is recalling the chip due to a problem that could cause certain applications to freeze. We found some marginality in the part within certain temperatures within the operating range and certain code sequences (in applications), said spokesman George Alfs. We're not happy with the chip and we're going to pull it back. Read More

HP e-Vectra Product Follow-up


Hewlett Packard announced that the e-Vectra sealed case would include an “easy swap” hard drive.

08 pc  e-Vectra Product Follow-up HP e-Vectra Product Follow-up C. McNulty - Date, 2000 Event Summary Hewlett Packard [NYSE:HWP] has recently clarified its product direction for its new e-Vectra line of appliance PCs. In a conference with TechnologyEvaluation.com, HP announced that the e-Vectra sealed case would include an easy swap hard drive. We believe this overcomes one of major objections to appliance PCs like the e-Vectra - since the hard drive is typically the most likely PC system component to need Read More

Gateway, Dell Plan Windows-free Appliances


Gateway, Dell and others plan desktop 'Internet appliances' -- running on little or no Microsoft software.

08 pc  Dell Plan Windows-free Appliances Event Summary October 28th, 1999 - Major personal computer makers, including Dell and Gateway, are quietly working on a wave of products that won't use Microsoft Corp.'s Windows PC operating system, the source of the software giant's market power. The desktop machines, which are expected early next year, will be designed primarily to surf the Internet and be priced far below standard PCs running Microsoft's Windows 98 operating software, industry executives said. Read More

Corel and PC Chips to Accelerate Mass Desktop Deployment of Linux


Corel Corporation today announced its first major Linux(r) OEM alliance, which will see its Linux operating system, Corel(r) LINUX(r), bundled with every computer motherboard package shipped worldwide by the PC Chips group of companies.

08 pc  and PC Chips to Accelerate Mass Desktop Deployment of Linux Event Summary November 1st, 1999 - Corel Corporation today announced its first major Linux OEM alliance, which will see its Corel Linux operating system bundled with every computer motherboard package shipped worldwide by the PC Chips group of companies. PC Chips will also ship Corel(r) WordPerfect(r) 8 for Linux and Corel WordPerfect Suite 8 OEM (for Windows(r)) with its motherboards. In addition, the alliance calls for a joint marketing Read More

Dell Takes Over the #1 Spot in the U.S. PC Market


Dell Computer takes #1 position in US PC market share, passing Compaq.

08 pc  19   All Vendors 10879 100.0 8013 100.0 36 Table 2 - Worldwide PC Shipments, 1999 Q2 (Thousands of Units) [Source:IDC] Q2 1999 Rank Vendor Q2 '99 Ships Market Shr. (%) Q2 '98 Ships Market Shr. (%) Growth 99/98 (%) 1 Compaq 3754 14.4 2819 13.9 33 2 Dell 2827 10.9 1818 9.0 55 3 IBM 2345 9.0 1671 7.8 40 4 Hewlett Packard 1678 6.4 1239 6.1 35 5 NEC/PB NEC 1283 4.9 1294 6.4 -1   Others 14152 54.3 11522 56.9 23   All Vendors 26040 100.0 20266 100.0 28 Although we do not expect Dell to open up a large lead, Read More

What’s in a Name?


Hewlett-Packard, following a path recently trod by IBM, has decided to maintain a single 'e-PC' product name, eliminating the e-Vectra and e-Brio names.

08 pc  in a Name? What’s in a Name? R. Krause - October 23, 2000 Event Summary On October 9, Hewlett-Packard announced that it will forgo the creation of an e-Brio line of e-PC products for small business, and instead lump the e-Vectra and e-Brio lines under the SMB e-PC banner. HP's e-PCs are small, stripped-down versions of the standard desktop machine, competing in the same market as Compaq's iPAQ and IBM's NetVista products. Currently, the standard Vectra product line is aimed at the corporate PC Read More

Expect Boom in Electronic Signatures


E-Pad deployment will skyrocket and make your fax machine obsolete. But don't expect all security experts to embrace electronic signatures as PKI solutions continue to be deployed. Nonetheless, even if electronic signatures are arguably less secure than PKI, less than optimal embedded security on E-pads will not likely affect the demand.

08 pc  Boom in Electronic Signatures Event Summary As the demand for desktop E-commerce solutions increases, organizations are looking for new and improved ways to speed up the signature authentication process that is inherent in relying on FAX machines. Today's choices for authenticating documents include faxing handwritten signatures or using secure public key infrastructure (PKI) solutions. With the complexity of installing and administering PKI through-out large organizations, coupled with fast growing Read More

Dell Drops WebPC


Dell Computer Corporation has decided to drop its 'WebPC' appliances, with somewhat less fanfare than was created for its November, 1999, announcement.

08 pc  Drops WebPC Dell Drops WebPC R. Krause - August 1, 2000 Event Summary Dell Computer Corporation has decided to stop selling the WebPC, Dell's attempt to break into the nascent Internet appliance consumer market. Dell blamed disappointing sales and component shortages for its decision. Originally announced in November, 1999, with a starting price of $999, the WebPC went through a round of price cutting in March, 2000, dropping the base price to $799 - still higher than the $599 price from competitors. Read More

IBM Server Line Redrawn


IBM has continued its renaming binge, moving from PCs to servers.

08 pc  Server Line Redrawn IBM Server Line Redrawn R. Krause - October 20, 2000 Event Summary [Source: IBM press release] Oct. 3, 2000 - IBM announced its new server product line, the IBM eServer. IBM's existing server and mainframe product lines (previously known as S/390, RS/6000, AS/400, and Netfinity) will now carry the eServer name and logo, starting with the first shipments, expected sometime this quarter. In addition to the renaming, IBM has announced new features, including: Capacity upgrade on demand Read More