Google delivers data archive option

Another big step towards capturing the Enterprise.  And it begins to appear that Google won’t be paying for C Block, which should loosen up about $5 Billion to protect Yahoo’s assets from Redmond.

Google expands business options thanks to Postini acquisition

First, it signaled just how serious Google was about marketing its Google Apps towards businesses (at $625 million, Postini wasn’t exactly cheap).

Google has big plans for Postini’s software products—the company announced today that it’s now offering spam filtering and archival services to business customers.

Published in: on February 6, 2008 at 4:22 pm  Leave a Comment  

Hello TrueCrypt 5.0

The third bullet in the update notes:

TrueCrypt – Free Open-Source On-The-Fly Disk Encryption Software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X and Linux – Documentation

New features:

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Ability to encrypt a system partition/drive (i.e. a partition/drive where Windows is installed) with pre-boot authentication (anyone who wants to gain access and use the system, read and write files, etc., needs to enter the correct password each time before the system starts). For more information, see the chapter System Encryption in the documentation. (Windows Vista/XP/2003)

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Pipelined operations increasing read/write speed by up to 100% (Windows)

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Mac OS X version 

Published in: on February 6, 2008 at 4:05 pm  Comments (1)