Stories by Ann Bednarz

IBM to acquire OpenPages

IBM is acquiring OpenPages, a privately-held company that makes software designed to help companies simplify risk management and corporate compliance activities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

IBM CEO's pay hit US$21.2 million in 2009

Sam Palmisano, chairman and CEO of IBM, was awarded a compensation package valued at $21.2 million in 2009, according to documents filed today with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

F5 profit jumps 37 percent

Strong growth in North America led to a better-than-expected first quarter for F5 Networks, which saw its profit jump 37% and sales climb 16% compared to the year-ago quarter.

EMC upgrades application-discovery appliance

EMC Wednesday is set to unveil the latest version of its Smarts Application Discovery Manager appliance, which is designed to help users better understand and map relationships among applications and infrastructure components.

IT job changes afoot

ENTREPRENEUR and corporate strategist Michael Treacy says one-third of IT jobs will be lost to automation over the next decade. An equal number of IT jobs will be outsourced to national or offshore providers.

Startup takes aim at document management

FRAMINGHAM (11/05/2003) - Startup PSS Systems Inc. this week unveiled its first product: software aimed at helping companies track and secure documents that are distributed inside and outside of corporate boundaries.