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OpSource, Inc., the leader in Cloud operations, today introduced OpSource Cloud(TM), the first Cloud to bring together the flexibility, availability and community of the public Cloud with the security, performance and controls the enterprise demands. Emphasizing security, OpSource ...
Free product from Comodo cleans PC registries, improves Windows performance by deleting unnecessary data and registry files.
Новocти для пользователей Windows 7: Comodo System-Cleaner теперь оптимизирована для популярной операционной системы Windows 7. В дополнение к чистке системных реестров компьютера, эта утилита повышает производительность Windows путем удаления ненужных данных и реестровых файлов. ...
"Be it an eCommerce site interacting with a payments processor, or with a new mashup technology, Internet applications continue their relentless march. Consumers get their functionality from multiple interacting web services now," said James Langman, VP of Business Development at Comod...
Network administrators can now schedule security updates for their entire networks, at their convenience. With Comodo Offline Updater, they can configure servers to download and provision updates to managed computers. Once installed on a local server, the utility can be configured to ...
The 2009 Occupational Outlook Handbook of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that through the year 2016, demand for network administrators and system administrators will grow 53%. Comodo now provides a means for resellers and integrators who want to grow the managed support se...
The European Union’s ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros has slammed the European Commission for “maladministration” in the conduct of its antitrust case against Intel, according to the Wall Street Journal. Diamandouros, whose job is to investigate company complaints of high-handed treatm...
A Texas judge Tuesday issued a permanent injunction prohibiting Microsoft from selling any Microsoft Word products in the U.S. that “have the capability of opening .XML, .DOCX or DOCM files (XML files) containing custom XML.” Microsoft, which means to appeal, must comply with the injun...
The two-sentence press announcement was terse in the extreme. Monday morning it said, “To meet the increasing consumer demand for high definition content, Toshiba America Consumer Product, LLC, will be entering the Blu-ray market. We will share additional product information and detail...
I completely agree with the lack of cloud computing standards and data security concerns you describe, and while I predominantly target the small to medium business market segment (which itself is prone with security issues due to lack of skilled, in house, IT security specialists), I ...
Hackers have developed an automated, easy-to-use tool to break into Oracle databases that’s going to be unveiled at the annual Black Hat conference in Las Vegas in a few days. Supposedly it’s for simulating attacks on computer systems but it will also be available to prying employees l...
"People who should know better think that by avoiding porn and gambling sites, they can avoid getting malware on their computers," said Melih Abdulhayoglu, CEO and President of Comodo. "Not today." All Internet users should protect their computers and other users by installing and mai...
Enough is enough! We've have had it with fraudsters and scammers trying to rip us off. Ever receiver a reply to your classified ad that seemed "too good to be true"? Well likely this is the first stages of a fraud attempt.
Digital certificates provide two factors to build trust online: the strength of the encryption and the visual assurance of authentication. Stronger encryption enhances protection because it's harder to break. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), a federal agency w...
Altor Networks is pioneering best-in-class virtualization security solutions to secure production-oriented virtualized data centers and internal clouds. The company's initial product line includes the industry's first-ever purpose-built virtual firewall with integrated intrusion detect...
IDC thought PC units were going to dive 6.3% worldwide in the June quarter. Turns out they were only down 3.1%. Revenues, when those numbers come out, will be another matter because the consumer, who has single-handedly kept the pot simmering without any help from his corporate counter...
The Common Computing Security Standards Forum (www.ccssforum.org), in an effort to combat ineffective rogue antivirus software, publishes a list of beneficial security software.
Non-English-speaking PC users can now download Comodo Internet Security, award-winning antivirus and firewall, at no cost. Languages available include Brazilian, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Czech, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portugues...
Microsoft has priced Windows 7. At retail the Home Premium version will list for $200, Professional $300, and Ultimate $320. That’s the full kit and Windows rarely sells for list. The upgrade prices are supposed to run $120 for Home Premium, $200 for Professional, and $220 for Ultimate...
Sixty percent of the people who bought a netbook thought it was just a cute little notebook, which is why 42% of them were disappointed with the widget’s performance according research done by the NPD Group. The researcher found only 58% of the people who bought a netbook instead of a ...
If I had to classify the questions I get on a routine basis, among the first in the list would be “Why should I buy software for reason X when Microsoft has built it in free. X could be anything from firewall software for desktops through availability tools for SQL Server. It’s absol...
Well IBM has gone and done it, they've announced a cloud offering yet again. Actually what's interesting about this go, is not that they're getting into the cloud business (again) but instead this time they're serious about it.
Solid Oak Software claims the Green Dam “censorware” that the Chinese government has ordered pre-installed on every PC sold in China starting July 1 contains programming code and proprietary encryption techniques from its anti-pornography CyberSitter package. In fact, it thinks that Gr...
Segro was about to launch a new MRI finance group application so it was vital all data feeding in was controlled with changes approved and with a full audit trail of changes. This information was both financial and property, and included such information as area, how much was let, how ...
The next sound of wounded market share you hear will be coming from the direction of McAfee and Symantec. Microsoft says it’s testing a free PC anti-virus/spyware program dubbed Morro internally. A beta should be available soon on its web site. The company threatened to do this back in...
Lenovo’s not the only Chinese PC maker with global ambitions. So has Haier Computer Group, reportedly the country’s second-largest PC maker and part of the $16 billion Haier Group, already the world’s fourth-largest white goods manufacturer. So, Haier has tied up with NComputing, the A...
Romanian speakers can enjoy the benefits of using their PCs on the Internet without having to become computer experts. Comodo's LivePCSupport offers 24-hour remote PC service in Romanian.
Comodo's LivePCSupport makes a real-time remote connection to PCs to solve many PC issues over the Internet. 24/7 service now available in Hindi.
HP, Intel Corporation and Yahoo! Inc. have announced that three new research organizations will join Open Cirrus, a global, multiple data center, open source test bed for the advancement of cloud computing research.
Russia must need pin money. According to Reuters, its anti-monopoly police are investigating Microsoft because supplies of XP have dried up and it thinks Microsoft violated its laws by cutting deliveries of the operating system to the country, both the shrink-wrapped kind and bundled i...
Comodo is currently offering a free 30 day trial of LivePCSupport remote tech help. Comodo computer experts can use Comodo's System Cleaner to thoroughly empty a PC of junk, and improve its performance.
Three years ago I bought a house in the south of Italy and since then I have been trying to immerse myself in the local culture. It recently occurred to me that there was a great deal of similarity between the nuances and national characteristics of Italy and the challenges faced by se...
Comodo's new server protection software will defend nodes in enterprise networks from malicious attacks. This new safeguard joins the other Comodo branded products protecting enterprises, including security software, encryption and vulnerability scanning. PC users who adopted Comodo's ...
Microsoft senior VP Bill Veghte confirmed at TechEd Monday what everybody has long since figured out: Windows 7 will make it into the stores in time for the holiday sales cycle. But Microsoft needs to make it to the shelves for back-to-school sales; it needs the money. Enter Steven Sin...
Microsoft has posted both the public release of the Windows 7 Release Candidate and the beta XP Mode (XPM) add-on, the virtualized rendition of XP that Microsoft made so users of the new operating system can run XP apps, well, so at least the premium SKUs of Win7 can, provided they hav...
Patent-pending technology from Comodo allows attorneys and clients to communicate at the speed of the Internet and yet to protect their privileged communications easily. Without exchanging public keys, senders can encrypt confidential information in transit.
Juniper Networks has announced its next generation network infrastructure for the distributed enterprise, including new SRX Series Services Gateways and a new line of EX Series Ethernet Switches.
Composite Software began shipping the newest upgrade of its flagship product, Composite Information Server, version 5.0. Enterprise and government agency IT teams can flexibly choose development environments in which to build enterprise-scale data virtualization: Composite Designer--op...
Crossbeam Systems has announced that it has expanded its Crossbeam Accredited Service Provider (CASP) partner program in Europe with the addition of two CASP-Support partners: mnemonic, an IT-security service provider based in Norway, and nscglobal, an integrated IT communications solu...