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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

desktop deal  even further into the desktop space, eating into the area still dominated by Windows. Although Corel has recently caused controversy by its methods of implementing Linux (i.e. complaints that it has violated some of the terms of the Linux GPL), this announcement should garner grudging praise from Linux enthusiasts. PC Chips's shipments of 15 million motherboards last year translates to approximately 15%-20% of the PC marketplace, so having their manufacturing muscle provides more credibility to Corel's

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Outsourcing, IT Infrastructure

The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical types of activities that these providers perform include data center operations; network operations; backup/recovery services, data storage management services; system administration services; end user support of desktop PCs, laptops, and handheld devices; web site, or application hosting, etc.  

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AMD Server Plans De-Railed


HotRail has discontinued development of the chipset AMD planned to use to break into the multiprocessor server market.

desktop deal  as low-margin as traditional desktop PCs, but significantly lower than four-CPU and eight-CPU systems. Unless AMD has already been working a dual-path scenario with Reliance Computer/ServerWorks, this stretches out that timeframe for the larger machines for at least another year. Although AMD has made great strides with its PC microprocessors, it needs the high-margin server market to enhance its long-term viability. They have become profitable by focusing on the PC space, and will probably continue in Read More

Gateway, Dell Plan Windows-free Appliances


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

desktop deal  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. These Internet computers, or appliances, won't soon supplant Windows PCs, which will likely dominate the market for years. But if they take off, they could begin to erode Microsoft's dominance of the desktop. Market Impact This announcement indicates that the Read More

Caldera eDesktop Edges Out Microsoft Windows 2000 in Functionality - Part II


TechnologyEvaluation.com has completed its analysis of the innate functionality of three desktop operating systems – Microsoft Windows 2000, Red Hat Linux 6.2, and Caldera OpenLinux eDesktop 2.4. The winner is Caldera.

desktop deal  Professional is Microsoft's premium desktop operating system. Released in February 2000, Windows 2000 is the successor to Windows NT. Windows 2000 promises cross-compatibility with existing Windows 95/98, while extending the stability and security of Windows NT. Executive Summary Based on TEC's weighted scoring, we find Caldera eDesktop 2.4 to have a slight edge in functionality over Microsoft Windows 2000, and a significant edge over Red Hat Linux 6.2. Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional beats Caldera Read More

SugarCRM Presents Sugar 7


At SugarCon 2013, in New York, SugarCRM demonstrated the new capabilities of its customer engagement platform, Sugar. It features the following developments: 360-degree view of business, online, and social customer data with Intelligence Panel allows users to to access each customer's information during one-to-one conversations. Furthermore, the tool offers personalizable dashboards.

desktop deal  via tablet, mobile, and desktop devices. In addition, it serves the social user who can  filter, tag, follow, and share key customer and deal activity from a single location. Social collaboration in the context of the customer  displays enhanced activity streams with updates on accounts, contacts, and deals. With these new capabilities, Sugar 7 is stepping into the customer experience technology market. In fact, the almost exclusive focus on the customer demonstrated by the new version indicates that Read More

Information/Internet Appliances


Information appliances, also called Internet or PC appliances, are a new market that appeal to those customers who want to reduce their desktop hardware expenditures. What are they, who makes them, and what do you get for your money?

desktop deal  less expensive than traditional desktop devices, as well as less complex and more commoditized . What do you get for your money? Presently, there is no single answer. Some have suggested that the information appliance market can be segmented into three groups: stripped-down PCs, Internet appliances, and thin clients. Although we understand the rationale, we hesitate including thin clients in this area, except as a comparison. In general, appliances include a CPU, operating system or browser (or both), Read More

BUY.COM Called "911" For Help


Service911.com has inked a deal with BUY.COM to provide customer service through the Internet.

desktop deal  COM Called 911 For Help Event Summary Service911.com has announced a deal with BUY.COM to provide technical support for the Internet retailer. Using Service911.com's Application Service Provider (ASP) model, BUY.COM's new Technical Service Center offers an array of support options including: More than 5,000 streaming how-to tutorials and videos Easy-to-find product support information on 18,000 products Free technical support via e-mail A multi-vendor/multi-product knowledge library with technical Read More

Sage France Selects Cameleon Software


Soon after a large global corporate deal at Manitou Group, Cameleon Software has struck a deal with another large global company, although the deal is at a local level. Namely, Sage in France, the leading supplier of business management software, has chosen to deploy Cameleon's product configurator and guided selling solution. Sage Group’s solutions simplify and automate the management and

desktop deal  France Selects Cameleon Software Soon after a  large global corporate deal at Manitou Group , Cameleon Software has struck a deal with another large global company, although the deal is at a local level. Namely, Sage in France, the leading supplier of business management software, has chosen to  deploy Cameleon's product configurator and guided selling solution . Sage Group ’s solutions simplify and automate the management and business processes of over 6 million companies in 70 countries. This new Read More

Privileged User Management


IT managers feel overwhelmed with the rising tide of security threats they have to deal with in the face of an increasing regulatory burden. But they tend to overlook one particular area of IT security—the privileged access that they grant themselves or their colleagues in order to do their jobs. Learn how to make sure your IT systems are not impacted by the inadvertent or malicious actions of privileged users.

desktop deal  User Management IT managers feel overwhelmed with the rising tide of security threats they have to deal with in the face of an increasing regulatory burden. But they tend to overlook one particular area of IT security—the privileged access that they grant themselves or their colleagues in order to do their jobs. Learn how to make sure your IT systems are not impacted by the inadvertent or malicious actions of privileged users. Read More

Ring the Bell: Novell Is Acquired by Attachmate for $2.2 Billion


According to a recent news item in Computerworld, Attachmate will acquire Novell in a $2.2 billion deal. Novell also agreed to sell some intellectual property assets to CPTN Holdings, a consortium led by Microsoft. With this deal, Attachmate, a company known as a provider of terminal emulation and enterprise fraud management software, will expand its reach by offering   networking

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10 Simple Tips to Get the Best Deal on ERP


Find out in 10 Strategies for Choosing the Right ERP.

desktop deal  Simple Tips to Get the Best Deal on ERP If you’re thinking of a new or replacement ERP system for your small or midsized business—now is a great time to take the plunge. Competition between ERP vendors is fierce—even big names like Oracle, Microsoft, and SAP are fighting to get your business. So, how do you take advantage of this to get the best deal in terms of price, options, installation, and service? Find out in 10 Strategies for Choosing the Right ERP . You’ll get expert advice, tips, and Read More

Ericom Software Inc.


Ericom Software is a provider of application access and remote desktop protocol (RDP) acceleration solutions.

desktop deal  application access and remote desktop protocol (RDP) acceleration solutions. Read More

Solace Systems Inc.


Solace Systems provides messaging middleware solutions that let companies efficiently distribute data to desktop, enterprise and mobile applications with higher performance and at lower cost than alternatives. The foundation of Solace’s solution is a turnkey appliance that’s available in two sizes to meet the needs of a wide range of businesses.

desktop deal  efficiently distribute data to desktop, enterprise and mobile applications with higher performance and at lower cost than alternatives. The foundation of Solace’s solution is a turnkey appliance that’s available in two sizes to meet the needs of a wide range of businesses. Read More

Boost Productivity By Merging Enterprise Applications


In the aberdeen report, do more with less: merging enterprise applications with desktop tools, learn how integrating enterprise applications with d...

desktop deal  of enterprise applications and desktop tools? This can give you a golden opportunity to increase productivity in your organization. In the Aberdeen report , Do More with Less: Merging Enterprise Applications with Desktop Tools, learn how integrating enterprise applications with desktop tools can increase productivity by making your IT environment more seamless and efficient. As a result, your knowledge workers can launch desktop tools from enterprise applications—and vice versa; get unified access to Read More