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At Gartner's Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer disputes the idea that open-source code is easier to secure than that of Windows.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said that there is a transition away from software that is delivered locally to software delivered via the Internet, or via Live, Microsoft's hosted services.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was grilled by analysts David Smith and\r\nYvonne Genovese at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.\r\nHe said that the software maker's perseverance will result in success\r\nacross the various initiatives in which it's engaged.
At Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Florida, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer\r\nanswers questions about competing with Linux globally. He also comments\r\non Bill Gates' prediction that security will drop from the top three IT\r\nconcerns within the next two years.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer explains to Gartner analysts Dave Cearley and Tom Pittman that the software giant plans to compete with Google in the search market by delivering more value and relevance to users.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks to Gartner research analysts about filling the gap and sharing the leadership role with top executives after Chairman Bill Gates transitions away from his day-to-day duties at the software maker next year.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd tells Gartner analysts Leslie Fiering and Carl Claunch that HP plans to stay focused on its core technology and "double down" on its server, storage and management software businesses.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., Dell Chairman Michael Dell tells Gartner analysts Jennifer Beck and John Enck that the fastest-growing markets for the company are outside the U.S. and that the infrastructure exists in those countries for Dell to sell direct to its customers. \r\n
At Gartner's Symposium and ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., HP CEO Carly Fiorina talks with Gartner analysts about Dell's plans to enter the printer business and why she believes HP still has the competitive advantage in the printing business.
After his keynote at Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2006 in San Francisco on May 17, Thompson spoke with CNET News.com reporter Joris Evers about the price of security software and Microsoft's entry into the security competition.