Stories by Paul Krill

EMC to buy RSA Security for $2.1 billion

EMC, looking to further its plan for information-centric security, has agreed to buy RSA Security for about US$2.1 billion in an all-cash transaction, the companies announced on Thursday.

Sun introduces OpenSolaris

Sun Microsystems on Tuesday launched its OpenSolaris program, which provides access to the Solaris operating system via an open source format, and also announced the release of 1,670 patents to the open source community.

Sun readies J2EE 1.4, app server

SAN FRANCISCO (11/13/2003) - Sun Microsystems Inc. next week will ship Java 2 Enterprise Edition 1.4, which is designed to enable the use of Web services in Java applications, along with an application server based on the new platform.

Sybase to ship database upgrade

SAN FRANCISCO (10/06/2003) - Sybase Inc. on Monday plans to ship Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5.1, the latest version of the company's database that features self-management and Web services enhancements.