Dell has announced a plan to deliver a digital content management platform for healthcare, file/email archiving and ediscovery in the second half of 2010.

Symantec has published the March 2010 edition of its monthly MessageLabs Intelligence Report, which finds that while the most common file types attached to all malicious emails were .XLS and .DOC file types, the most dangerous file type identified was encrypted .RAR files, the proprietary compressed archive format. 

Following the transition of students to Google Apps Education Edition last November, Monash University has extended the the web-based service will be provided to staff.

CPA Australia, one of the world’s largest accounting bodies, has transformed its web presence with the deployment of Open Text Web Solutions. 

 TIBCO Software has acquired Netrics, a privately-held provider of enterprise data matching software products for an undisclosed amount.

Nearly 63 percent of corporate legal, compliance and IT professionals surveyed at LegalTech New York 2010 claim that inadequate technology and resources are the biggest barriers to managing electronically stored information (ESI).

Oil and gas industry professionals in the Asia Pacific lead the industry in the use of social media and collaboration tools at work, according to a recent survey by Microsoft and Accenture.

CIOs are struggling to defuse a “trust time bomb” caused by employees morphing into super-users with enough network access to damage a business warns information security expert Jo Stewart-Rattray.

The management and storage of data has risen to number three in a list of Technology Priorities for CIOs in Australia/New Zealand in 2010, being edged out for the top spot by Virtualisation and Networking respectively according to an annual Gartner survey.

Australian enterprise content management (ECM) and web application developer Elcom has gained three new channel partners - Daemon Group, Wispa and Bortell.