Tuesday, March 02, 2004

New Netsky-D Worm Spreading Through E-Mail
http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=569&ncid=738&e=1&u=/nm/20040301/tc_nm/tech_worm_dc

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Network certification choices grow with Cisco
http://www.nwfusion.com/news/2004/0301specialfocus.html?fsrc=rss-cisco

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... "An interesting twist on this is what Cisco is trying now. Cisco took an interesting internal development, staffed it with some of its best people, gave it some money - and set it free, with a "buyback" provision built in at a pre-arranged price when the new company hits its benchmarks. Very creative and maybe that is the future model, because it's clear that the old model of a corporate R&D division just ain't working." ...

Read the complete article @
http://www.nwfusion.com/columnists/2004/0301anderson.html?fsrc=rss-cisco

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AMD Names Chief Strategy Officer

Advanced Micro Devices on Monday named its first chief strategy officer
in the company's history, responsible for seeking out new markets and
focusing the company's direction.

http://www.extremetech.com/article2/0,3973,1541082,00.asp?kc=ETRSS02129TX1K0000532

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CA's Kumar Knocks Protectionism, Oracle Takeover

... Companies will always tend to go "where the talent is" he said, but Computer Associates' high level software design and development will remain focused at its U.S. headquarters, he said. ...

http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,4149,1541206,00.asp?kc=EWRSS03119TX1K0000594

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The Three Big Lies of the modern corporation

1. The customer come first.
2. We make our decisions on behalf of our shareholders.
3. Employees are our most important asset.

Art Kleiner's newest book, Who Really Matters: The Core Group Theory of Power, Privilege & Success explores a theory that's more parsimoniously tied to observable facts -- that the goals of organizations are determined by a small "core group" of people who matter.

http://www.isen.com/blog/archives/2004_03_01_archive.html#107815093197411470

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For those whose RSS reader does not (yet) support atom.xml use the following handy site that converts Atom to RSS.

http://www.2rss.com/software.php?page=atom2rss

Instead of using your regular link to the atom.xml feed, use the following URL:

http://www.2rss.com/atom2rss.php?atom=http%3A//abcdef-blogpost.com/atom.xml

Another method is:
http://cavedoni.com/2004/02/rss1/rss1?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fabcdef-blogpost.com%2Fatom.xml

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Sun Develops New Infinite Access Security Model

Sun plans to invisibly integrate multi-factor authentication, identity management,
and containment support into its software products and platforms. Sun's Java
Desktop System will be the first product to integrate complete out-of-the-box
support for Java Card multi-factor authentication technology.

http://servlet.java.sun.com/logRedirect/rss_solaris-PARTNER/http://www.sun.com/smi/Press/sunflash/2004-02/sunflash.20040224.2.html?biga=15

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Sun Releases Identity Manager for Microsoft, Other Platforms

Sun Identity Manager (formerly known as Waveset Lighthouse) offers enterprise-wide
identity management of Microsoft environments. The solution features
quick-to-deploy provisioning, plus password and directory-management capabilities.
Sun also offers packaged integration with Solaris, Linux, HP-UX, IBM AIX, and
IBM OS/390.

http://servlet.java.sun.com/logRedirect/rss_solaris-PARTNER/http://www.sun.com/smi/Press/sunflash/2004-02/sunflash.20040224.3.html?biga=15

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Rage Against Offshoring Is Very Real
http://www.fortune.com/fortune/fastforward/0,15704,592118,00.html

Rage Against Off-Shoring Is Off Target
http://www.fortune.com/fortune/fastforward/0,15704,588382,00.html
(subscription required)

SPECIAL REPORT ON THE U.S. ECONOMY
Where Your Job Is Going
http://www.fortune.com/fortune/investing/articles/0,15114,538786,00.html
(requires subscription)

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Disruptive Incrementalism
http://www.technologyreview.com/articles/schrage0304.asp?trk=nl

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