Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Computex: New Dell Inspiron Laptops, 2-in-1 and Desktop Devices For Everyday Computing Needs
SSDs Hit Pricing Sweet Spot
Creative Introduces Draco HS880 Gaming Headset
Nantero's Next-Generation Memory NRAM Could Replace DRAM, SSDs
Samsung's Galaxy S6 Sales Suggest Great Start
Computex: Qualcomm Expands 802.11ac MU-MIMO Product Portfolio for Wi-Fi Access Points and Routers
ASUS Showcases ROG Gaming Products, ROG Certified Gear, Next-Gen Motherboard, USB 3.1 Line-Up and Mods at Computex 2015
Computex: Intel Introduces 5th Gen Intel Core Broadwell-H Processors, Thunderbolt 3, IoT And Unite Tele-conference Platform
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > IBM to ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, August 24, 2006
IBM to buy Internet Security


IBM said on Wednesday it agreed to buy Internet Security Systems Inc. for $1.3 billion to beef up its product line in the rapidly growing business of Internet security.

International Business Machines Corp., continuing an acquisition drive to fuel growth in its software and services businesses, said it will pay $28 a share for Internet Security, a 7.7 percent premium to its Tuesday closing price of $26.

Internet Security runs data centers that remotely protect businesses against Internet-based attacks. It is the only major player in that area.

Internet Security also sells software and hardware devices that companies can add to their computer networks to protect against Internet-based security threats.

Its primary rivals include Cisco Systems Inc. , Juniper Networks , McAfee Inc. and Symantec Corp.

Armonk, New York-based IBM said it plans to sell Internet Security's products as services through its global services unit and integrate its programs into its Tivoli software for managing far-flung information-technology systems.


Previous
Next
Sophos Offers Free Rootkit Detection Tool        All News        Creative's New Wireless Headphones
Sophos Offers Free Rootkit Detection Tool     General Computing News      Apple to Pay $100 mln to Creative in Settlement

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
IBM Scientists Achieve Critical Steps to Building First Quantum Computer
IBM Revenue Falls In Q1
IBM Opens Threat Intelligence to Combat Cyber Attacks
IBM Announces Partnerships to Transform Personal Health with Watson and Open Cloud
IBM Sets New Record for Tape Storage
IBM and China Telecom Partner to Accelerate Mobile Enterprise Adoption in China
IBM Connects Internet of Things to the Enterprise
IBM Delivers Cloud Data Services with Twitter Built-In
IBM Buys AlchemyAPI
IBM Unveils New Storage Solutions Based on Micron's Flash
IBM BigInsights Introduces Machine Learning With R
IBM Says Popular Dating Apps Are Vulnerable to Hackers

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .