Technology News Archive - October 10, 2008

IBM (NYSE: IBM) is providing consulting services to help Boston-area financial investment firm Jantz Morgan LLC integrate corporate social responsibility throughout its business strategy and operations.

IDC Cushing Anderson, 508-988-6713 canderson@idc.com In 2007, systems integration (SI) vendors reported a healthy market with a slight increase in hourly bill rates as customers continued to turn to SI vendors for integration projects that tie together disparate applications and processes to increase business value.

A host of literary stars are coming to Bath over the next few days, including Amazon adventurer Bruce Parry who will be signing copies of his new book Amazon: An Extraordinary Journey Down the Greatest River on Earth at Topping & Company tomorrow.

Barracuda Networks Inc., the worldwide leader in email and Web security appliances, announced that Barracuda Central, its 24x7 security operations center, began immediately blocking a malicious "backdoor" virus distributed via a socially engineered email purportedly from Microsoft earlier today.

Research and Markets Laura Wood Senior Manager Fax from USA: 646-607-1907 Fax from rest of the world: +353-1-481-1716 press@researchandmarkets.com Logo: http://www.researchandmarkets.com Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ c711c3/u_s_consumer_elec) has announced the addition of the "U.S.

McDonald Jacobs PC Certified Public Accountants has hired Daniel J. Rinella as an audit manager. Originally published by DJC Staff. (c) 2008 Daily Journal of Commerce (Portland, OR). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

By Clinton Thomas The kids never knew St. Joseph had so much to offer. Sophomores from around Northwest Missouri attended My Success on Wednesday -- a two-day career fair hosted by the St. Joseph Area Chamber of Commerce at Civic Arena.

By JAMES DERK With today's economy going into the dumper, it seems clear that fewer computers will be moving off the shelves this fall and winter. That will mean more computer upgrades as users try to get more performance out of aging machines.

PASADENA - The Police Department has added a new feature to its Web site that will allow residents to report crimes online.

Text of report by Gazprom-owned, editorially independent Russian news agency Ekho Moskvy Moscow, 9 October: Access to the Ufa Gubernskaya website (www.ufagub.com) and its twin site Ufa Gubernasy (www.ufagub.org) has been restricted, the head of the Glasnost Defence Foundation, Aleksey Simonov, has told Ekho Moskvy radio station.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
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