- Brazil: The wildest computer market
- Quick: Name the world's largest computer show. If you answered
Comdex or Hannover Fair you'd be wrong. Travel along with SunWorld
Online's Editor and Publisher to Fenasoft, where he and 800,000 Brazilians
gawk and buy buy buy.
- CDE in Solaris 2.5
- SunSoft isn't selecting CDE as the default user interface in the
forthcoming Solaris 2.5. We found out why.
- Middleware called key to client/server
- Middleware is the key to building successful client/server
systems, but users need to take care when buying and setting it
up. "Above all, be prepared for problems," say British
- Sun credits Internet for healthy earnings
- Sun reported record earnings for the fiscal year, up 81
percent, and a 65 percent leap in profit for the fourth
- Sun rolls out new server marketing program
- In an attempt to rev up server sales to commercial users, Sun
announced a set of server products and integration services
with data-warehousing, customer-management and
industry-specific niches in mind.
- Workstation use grows in Europe
- Europe is poised to experience
healthy growth in the workstation market this year after seeing
30 percent growth in 1994.
- New products
- All the SPARC and Solaris-related new products that are fit to print.
- Revving-up your network
by Frank Henderson and Dave Koehler
- Poor Ethernet performance? A cheap and easy solution is to
replace your old hubs or routers with Ethernet switches, which
sidestep network bottlenecks by making virtual connections
between transmitting and receiving nodes. Or, you may need
a completely new network.
- Why did Data General do it?
by Barry Bowen
- In May, Data General announced it would port its well-regarded
64-bit Unix operating system to UltraSPARC. We discovered why.
by Peter Galvin
- Before you can begin battening down your systems and networks, it's a
good idea to know how secure they
are now. A security audit is the way to go. Here's how to proceed.
by Hal Stern
- You may think PostScript is for printers. However, it is a language
that is beautiful in its simplicity and increasingly useful to know.
by Bill Rosenblatt
- Vendors tried to deliver on the promise of digital document management
for years. Today, technology and business needs are merging, making
document management a viable solution. Here's why.
- Software Tools
by Chuck Musciano
- Like art, programming requires creativity and flexibility. Software
methodologies must acknowledge this or wind up with code that looks
more like a velvet Elvis than a Mona Lisa.
- Unix Enterprise
by Harris Kern and Randy Johnson
- Change: without it, an information technology (IT) department fails.
Like any institution, IT resists change, making it necessary for calls
for action to come from the very top.
- Career Advisor
by Edgar Saadi
- The Web has not only created new ways to find employment, but has
spawned a promising new online field that will generate markets,
companies, and jobs.
by Rawn Shah
- Rawn explains today's e-mail jargon, and reveals why electronic
messaging in the future will make life easier for users, but not