Red Hat has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1.
Oracle has released an update to its cross-platform virtual desktop software, Sun Ray Software 5.2.
A state university's music program has moved its application process online to streamline a previously paper-based enrollment workflow.
Perceptive Software has released an update to ImageNow, the company's enterprise document management system for education, government, and healthcare.
Virtualization can transport the benefits of even specialized computer labs to students anywhere, alleviating crowding and saving money.
Microsoft has opened a new long-term subscription licensing program for academic institutions called "Microsoft Enrollment for Education Solutions." The program offers "reduced entry requirements" and is based on an annual head count rather than the number of devices.
Two entries in Microsoft's February security update, released last week, block Windows 7 users from connecting to VMware's View Connection Servers, according to a VMware security bulletin.
Microsoft released 12 security bulletins in its February security update Tuesday, targeting more than 20 software flaws.
The game has changed in higher education network security--the proliferation of embedded devices from gaming consoles to kiosks, the skyrocketing adoption of social media, as well as a slew of other evolving technologies are forcing higher education institutions to 'step it up' when it comes to safeguarding the network. In 2011 we'll see even more threats, and in new environments.
Google has launched a pilot test program for Chrome OS, which may offer an alternative to traditional operating systems such as Microsoft's Windows desktop OSes. Google is giving away notebooks running Chrome OS to those who sign up and qualify.