3Com Corporation has purchased Alteon Websystems Inc.'s Gigabit Ethernet NIC (network interface card) business for US$110 million in cash, 3Com announced Wednesday.
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In the past eight weeks, Microsoft has ordered 7500 Web sites and Internet auctions to stop selling counterfeit Microsoft software. Another 600 notices were sent out Tuesday. The software giant's secret weapon in combating piracy? An Internet monitoring tool which, according to the vendor, sniffs out Net fraud 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Despite a 17 per cent increase in server operating system environment shipments worldwide, revenue in that market will increase by just over 1 per cent by 2004, according to a new study from International Data Corp (IDC).