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  • Reports: Small IT Spending Increases Expected in 2010

    Global IT expenditure is expected to increase slightly this year for the first time since 2008, with one-third of CIOs planning to increase their budgets, according to a report released this week.

  • U Sao Paulo Upgrades Massive Wireless Network

    One of the largest public universities in Brazil is beefing up its wireless infrastructure. The network at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil hosts 41,000 computers and thousands of other devices in use by 80,000 students and 6,000 faculty members on seven campuses.

  • CA To Acquire Nimsoft

    CA Inc. has agreed to acquire Nimsoft, a closely held provider of system, network, and cloud network monitoring tools targeted at small and mid-sized enterprises, for $350 million in cash.

  • Microsoft Issues March Patch, New IE Advisory

    As expected, Microsoft released two "important" patches in its March security update Tuesday.

  • Quantrix Builds Higher Ed Models To Analyze Student Enrollment

    Quantrix, which sells modeling and analysis tools for a number of industries, recently launched Enrollment Insights for higher education. This set of customizable planning models provides numeric information about student enrollment for use in budgeting and strategic planning.