Table of Contents
Last updated 1 March, 1996
- Caldera latches
onto SunSoft's Wabi
by Carolyn W. C. Wong & Rob Guth
- Caldera will offer SunSoft's Wabi on its Linux-based Caldera Network
Desktop...And catch up on other Sun- and Java-related news.
SunSoft discloses its 64-bit roadmap for Solaris
by Mark Cappel
- SunSoft plans to add 64-bit features a step at a time to
assure compatibility and (hopefully) avoid bugs.
Everything you need to know about the Uniforum show
by Carolyn W.C. Wong & Michael Parsons
- A roundup of events at last month's Uniforum trade show.
Oracle unveils `Internet Toaster' prototypes
by Michael Parsons
- Oracle CEO Larry Ellison showed mock-ups of a family of network
computers that the company hopes will provide a cheaper way to access
network resources such as the World Wide Web. We also offer a
brief sidebar on Japanese firms developing their own Internet
(2,100 words, including a sidebar)
Steve Jobs takes on the Internet
by Cate T. Corcoran
- Following yet another redefinition of Next's charter earlier this
month, Steve Jobs met with press and customers on a rainy day in San
Francisco to showcase NeXT's forthcoming application development tool
for the Web.
Sun/Apple merger sparks interest
by Carolyn W.C. Wong
- The idea of Sun buying Apple isn't so crazy
after all, according to our survey of SunWorld Online
- If it runs on, plugs into, or talks to Sun/SPARC/Solaris,
it's here, in the industry's most comprehensive and timely
Delivering multimedia on the Internet
By George Lawton
- A look at Internet multimedia and 3D technology.
Programming asynchronous I/O in Solaris 2
by Steve Leung
- Programming asynchronous input/output (AIO)
requires a lot of effort in design and coding.
But software using AIO can outperform its synchronous I/O
counterpart by as much as 50 percent.
(5,100 words, including 2 sidebars)
by Ken Phillips
- Some think melding Unix and NetWare is tricky
business, but it is easier than one might imagine.
We look at three products that handle the grunt work.
(2,500 words including two sidebars)
Billions and billions of bugs
by Peter Galvin.
- What security bugs could affect you? And how can you stomp them out?
Surfing with the sharks
by Hal Stern.
- An exposé of the legal liabilities and responsibilities
of system administrators.
- Performance Q&A:
Watching your Web server
by Adrian Cockcroft.
- How you can monitor your Web server's performance and what you can
do about it.
Getting started with Windows remote connectivity
by Rawn Shah.
- Knowing the details might make remote connectivity a much
more realistic option for you.
Sybase's Web tools strategy
by Bill Rosenblatt.
- Web-aware database development tools promise to make client/server
app deployment easier.
Build it and they will come
by Harris Kern and Randy Johnson.
- It's time to set your organization's technology standards, policies, and disciplines.
When should I jump ship?
by Edgar Saadi.
- Deciding when to bail from a job is never easy. Here's how.
Collecting and using server statistics
by Chuck Musciano.
- How to interpret server statistics and when they can
(and can't!) be used.
by Rinaldo DiGiorgio.
- Visit our sister publication JavaWorld to learn
everything you wanted to know about Java but were afraid to ask.
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Last updated: 1 March 1996