Congress to ITU: Hands off the Internet

Positions are hardening with three months to go before the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) meets in Dubai to possibly re-write a U.N. treaty governing the Internet. Earlier this week the head of the

Published on: August 3rd, 2012 Howard Solomon

Power steering ICT to the top of the corporate agenda

Filling the knowledge gap Murray Wills, managing director, Maxsys Murray Wills is a 'virtual CIO' for a range of private and public sector organisations. "Lately I have been presenting courses around the country

Published on: November 15th, 2011 divina paredes

How CIO Oliver Bussman runs SAP

LAS VEGAS--Oliver Bussmann, chief information officer with SAP AG, joined the Germany-based software company in 2009 to head the global IT department of 1,500 staff. He talked to ComputerWorld Canada at SAP TechEd about

Published on: October 20th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

SAP, CA integration ties IT and business governance

Enterprise resource planning vendor SAP AG and IT management vendor CA Inc. have teamed up to pitch integrated offerings that aim to unify the governance, risk and compliance strategies typically segregated between the IT and

Published on: July 13th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Gartner: Big drop in plans to adopt SOA

There has been a dramatic fall in the number of organisations planning to adopt service-oriented architecture (SOA) for the first time, since the beginning of this year, according to a survey by analyst

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 Subatra Suppiah

Internet Governance Forum launched by U.K. government

The first UK Internet Governance Forum (IGF) took place at the Houses of Parliament last week with representatives from the Specialist Crime Directorate, MPs and a British ambassador.IGF will share information between law

Published on: March 13th, 2008 Leo King

Service Oriented Architecture – Preparing for major SOA changes

Around the CIO water cooler, service oriented architecture, or SOA, still has all the buzz. The idea of creating reusable service components and deploying them in applications across the enterprise is irresistible. But

Published on: October 31st, 2006 Rodney Gedda

Innovation needs structure

Businesses that clutch on to arcane innovation practices are less likely to realize success than if they take an open, collaborative approach, according to senior IT industry analysts. Research director for IT analyst

Published on: September 30th, 2006 Rodney Gedda

WSIS: US, EU remain at odds over Net governance

Both the U.S. and the European Union are claiming victory in an agreement reached late Tuesday over Internet governance, viewed as one of the most contentious issues being debated at the World Summit

Published on: November 16th, 2005 John Blau