Friday, September 3, 2004
Interview: Mike Sheffey, CEO of Versora
Santa Barbara-based Versora ( is a new company which is developing software for migrating companies from Microsoft to open source software such as Linux. The company recently shipped a product to help companies migrate from Microsoft IIS to Linux Apache. I caught up with Mike Sheffey, the company's CEO and co-founder to get more information on the company and its products. BK: What are Versora's products, and what market do they serve? MS: Our products include Progression Web (More info...)

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Scientists Set New Internet2 Speed Record
Pasadena-based Caltech (, the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), as well as AMD, Cisco, Microsoft Research, Newisys, and S2io announced that the organizations have set a new speed record for transmitting information over Internet2, the new second generation Internet currently under development. According to the companies, the team transferred 859 gigabytes of data in less than 17 minutes at a rate of 6.63 gigabits per second between CERN in Geneva and Caltech in (More info...)

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ModernMom Launches Photo Center
Los Angeles-based (, an online resource community for parents, announced this week that it has launched a new photo center that allows its subscribers to upload and share their photos online. The new photo center is run by online photo service Snapfish. As part of the photo service, subscribers will also be offered free printing and special discounts on photo-related merchandise.'s web site features an online magazine and resources targ (More info...)

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