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Microsoft will release the full version of Office 2010 to businesses May 12, around a month before consumers are given the newest version of the company's productivity suite. A Microsoft executive also indicated in a blog posting that Office 2010, SharePoint 2010, Visio 2010 and Project 2010 were all on track to be released to manufacturing in April. Office 2010 incorporates cloud-based access to stripped-down versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote, in a bid to challenge other online services such as Google Apps.
Un nuevo grupo de la industria está intentando aplicar los principios del código abierto al diseño y construcción de centros de datos, algo que, según sus portavoces podría acelerar el uso de nuevas tecnologías e incrementar la competencia en el mercado.
Nadie duda de que Red Hat es líder indiscutible en el entorno Linux de servidores empresariales pero Ubuntu muestra sus garras.
The Eclipse Foundation today announced a series of moves for its Mylyn project, including a number of sub-projects and support for web services standards efforts.
A global survey commissioned by the BBC World Service finds people regard access to an unrestricted Internet a basic human right.
Google sees value in using location-based services, such as Google Latitude and Google Buzz to connect to disparate Web services and provide recommendations, but the search engine believes it's important to mitigate the potential privacy scares associated with such services. To do this, Google product manager Steve Lee said making such services opt-in is crucial. There would also have to be a mutual understanding between the friend providing the recommendation from an app and the recipient of the recommendation for this to work.
The Motorola Backflip arrived on the AT&T network over the weekend, making it the carriers first smartphone to feature the Google Android operating system. Backflip is priced at $100 after rebate and can take advantage of AT&Ts HSPA 7.2 technology.
As more cost-conscious businesses look for affordable UC (unified communications) solutions, UC specialist Avaya upgrades its IP Office solution with video and instant messaging capabilities.
The Siemens Division Industry Automation has fitted three of their Industrial Ethernet switches with PoE (Power over Ethernet) functionality in accordance with IEEE 802.3af.
A regional bank in New Orleans takes a hard look at itself and adopts SOA as part of a major transformation