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Veritas acquires e-mail archiver KVS

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Veritas acquires e-mail archiver KVS, 08/31/04

Veritas Tuesday acquired Kvault Software Limited, better known as KVS, for an all cash transaction valued at $225 million.

IT spending to boom in 2008, 08/31/04

IT buyers will maintain business as usual for the next five years, increasing spending on average 6% annually, and by 2008 the tech economy will see another boom, Forrester Research says.

FrontBridge buys MessageRite, 08/30/04

E-mail security company FrontBridge Technologies has bought MessageRite of Irvine, Calif., a maker of technology for archiving e-mail and instant messages, FrontBridge said Monday.

California cities, counties sue Microsoft, 08/28/04

Six California counties and cities Friday filed a class action lawsuit against Microsoft accusing the software giant of violating California law with anti-competitive business practices.

Oracle again extends offer for PeopleSoft, 08/27/04

Oracle’s hostile bid to acquire rival enterprise software maker PeopleSoft for $7.7 billion is set to continue for a bit longer.

VeriSign dealt another legal blow in ICANN suit, 08/27/04

VeriSign Thursday lost another round in its battle against the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers when a U.S. federal judge dismissed the company’s anti-trust claims, filed in an …

Japan helps drive surge in global patent applications, 08/26/04

Latest figures for the number of applications for international patent filing by companies through the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) point to continued international recovery …

IBM buys content integration vendor, 08/26/04

To help its customers get a handle on all the data scattered across their enterprises, IBM Thursday announced plans to acquire Venetica, a privately held company that makes content integration software.