Abhinna Shreshtha
Govt. spending to increase, feel security vendors
May 03, 2010
Where most IT vendors view the government sector as a huge potential sector, security vendors have always found the pickings relatively hard to come by. But this might be about to change as government agencies look to reinvent themselves in a...
Security loopholes call for change in methods
Apr 30, 2010
When McAfee made its blooper last week, it exposed an inherent loophole in today's malware defense system, namely the reliance on signature-based defenses. The situation today with this method of malware defense is waiting for a malware strain...
'Security should not hamper business'
Apr 26, 2010
What is the top threat before organizations according to you?The majority of threats today are from inside the organization and not outside. They need not be consciously malicious but could result from negligence or carelessness on the part of...
Large orgs showing interest in SaaS: Oracle
Apr 23, 2010
The Asia Pacific region has become something of a hotbed for SaaS. Though India lags behind countries like Australia and Japan when it comes to on-demand services, this gap is shrinking and so it is no surprise that players like Oracle show...
'CIOs should pay heed to physical safety too'
Apr 23, 2010
Rapid digitization of information has made organizations realize the importance of a 24*7,  infallible security system. However, this need to secure the company's digital domain is making CIO's negligent about the physical aspects of...
'Orgs need to move beyond firewalls & AVs'
Apr 21, 2010
Jatin Sachdev, information security specialist at Cisco, gives us an expert opinion on how organizations can solve everyday security challenges.What are the trends that are being seen in the information security space?Nowadays, we are seeing a...
'Invest in the cloud or get left behind'
Apr 16, 2010
CA obviously sees the cloud computing as a high potential investment, but isn't it too early to be putting so much faith in it, given that there is no consensus even on its definition?CA is convinced that cloud computing represents a quantum...
More cores increases app licensing costs
Apr 09, 2010
Intel and AMD are churning out processors with higher number of cores by the day. But is the server market ready for such processing power houses. In a interview to CXOtoday, Nishant Singh, managing analyst at Ovum Technology, gives his take on...
Intel-AMD 'core war' begins again
Apr 09, 2010
Arch rivals Intel and AMD are being bullish about their new multi-core processors. AMD with its 12-core Opteron 6000 series and Intel, with its 6-core Xeon 7500 processor series, are looking to give a fillip to a server market, which is still...
12-core or 6-core, the 'core wars' begin again
Apr 08, 2010
Arch rivals and leading processor manufacturers - Intel & AMD are bullish about their new multi-core processors. AMD with its 12-core Opteron 6000 series and Intel, with its 6-core Xeon 7500 processor series, are looking to inject life to a...