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IBM Offers Blades with Express Line
IBM unveiled a product that combines the company’s blade servers with its Express line of applications. The BladeCenter Business Express, aimed primarily at midsize companies, is designed to allow users to build more integrated and customized systems and solutions that can literally be snapped into existing IT infrastructures as users’ computing requirements change.

Sigaba Secures BlackBerry E-mail
Sigaba has extended its messaging architecture to the BlackBerry and launched its first wireless application, Sigaba Secure Email for BlackBerry. The product enables end-to-end protection of sensitive messages sent and received on BlackBerry devices running RIM (Research In Motion) OS 3.7 or later, including both messages sent between BlackBerry devices and those sent between BlackBerry devices and e-mail clients such as Microsoft Outlook and Lotus Domino.

Microsoft REVS UP Search Toolbar
Microsoft released an upgrade to its MSN Search Toolbar with Windows Desktop Search. The upgrade adds a number of enhancements, including the ability to preview documents on users’ hard drives. This upgraded version of the search toolbar, for Windows XP or Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 or later, features a new preview pane, allowing users to view documents retrieved from their PCs.