Archive of November 2002

AFFINITY INTERNET ACQUIRES BIGSTEP, ADDING AWARD-WINNING WEB HOSTING BRAND FOR SMALL TO MEDIUM-SIZED BUSINESSES

My spin:I guess I’m late with this news….but better late than never for those who didn’t know (I wonder if anyone even cared) All-Stock Deal Gives Affinity Software Tools, Technology Team, Templates, Service Expertise FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Oct. 14, 2002 : Affinity Internet, already the third largest hosting company in the United States, has […]

News Factor: Is Anything Left of Novell?

My spin:Those small businesses who have invested in Novell should carefully read this article. Once a darling of the networking arena, Novell has been frantically reinventing itself as a solutions provider — and has made some expensive acquisitions in order to do so. (full story)

News Factor: Report: Small Biz Needs Full Functionality

My spin:If you’re a frequent reader of Smallbiztechnology.com this is not news to you….but read it again, and again and again – establishing a channel is important and as this report says – small businesses do not want dumbed down software. Lastly check out Small Business Technology Report for my special report on Best Software […]

D-Link Climbs BusinessWeek’s Rankings of the Top 100 Information Technology Companies

My spin:Good job D-link IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ — D-Link, the worldwide leader in manufacturing of Broadband, networking, and data communications, today announced it was named the 84th-ranked InfoTech company in the world by BusinessWeek Magazine. In its November 25 issue, BusinessWeek updated its June 2002 ranking (in which D-Link was ranked #100), adding […]

Could Dell services push get too pushy?

Dell Computer may find itself reaching for too much of a good thing–at least in the eyes of some of its partners. Its tighter focus on corporate services has brought prominent contracts and growing revenue to both the PC maker and its partners that help provide the services. But executives and analysts say conflicts with […]

IIRUSA’s 6th Annual Wireless Networking Summit, IN-BUILDING WIRELESS 2003, set for Metro Washington New York, NY, November 22, 2002 — More than 75 leaders in Wireless Networking will be presenting at IIR’s IN-BUILDING WIRESS 2003, May 5-7, 2003 at the Sheraton National, Arlington, VA. IIR’s IN-BUILDING WIRELESS conference, now in its 6th year, is the […]

Rein In The Bits & Pieces With TexNotes 3.0

Lelystad, The Netherlands – The boss just sent you an e-mail asking for a copy of a client’s original comments regarding some custom enhancements to your company’s product. After 30 minutes of searching through the piles of paper on your desk, you’re still coming up empty-handed. You’re preparing a presentation for a highly lucrative sales […]