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ENTERPRISE NETWORKING --- September 01, 2005
Published by ITworld.com -- changing the way you view IT
* Talking IM to Google
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Talking IM to Google
By James Gaskin
Depending on your point of view, Instant Messaging along with Voice
over IP just took a major step toward credibility with the new release
of Google Talk (beta), or the market became cluttered with another ho-
hum IM and VoIP service. Since Google made financial history and leads
the search market, executives adore them, so the corporate response
should be favorable.
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IBM, users work to attract young mainframers
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