Neil McAllister on Software

Neil McAllister is a 10-year veteran technology writer, based in San Francisco.

Neil McAllister on Software

Microsoft’s OOXML Wins ISO Approval

Office 2007's XML-based document formats will soon be published as a formal ISO standard. Now what?
13 years ago
Neil McAllister on Software

VMware ESX Bug Causes Outage

A bug in the enterprise virtualization software prevents VMware ESX 3.5 U2 customers from starting new virtual machines, beginning today.
13 years ago
Neil McAllister on Software

IBM Challenges Microsoft for the SMB Desktop

Big Blue says it can offer businesses a lower-cost alternative to Microsoft's office productivity and collaboration software.
13 years ago
Neil McAllister on Software

SourceForge Award Winners Announced

Open source software projects took center stage at a ceremony to honor the best and brightest of free software.
13 years ago
Neil McAllister on Software

Norton 2009 to Speed Up Malware Screening

Symantec has built more than 300 speed and performance enhancements into its forthcoming security products, now in public beta.
13 years ago
Neil McAllister on Software

TrueCrypt 6.0 Improves Data Security Performance

The latest version of the free drive-encryption tool can shield sensitive data from prying eyes at home and abroad, now faster than ever.
13 years ago