Brewing a better supply chain

Tracking the ROI on IT is not always a quantifiable task. Michael Smith, vice-president of global shared services in IT, spent his first 17 years at the Montreal-based Molson brewery in finance, where

Published on: February 5th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Alcatel-Lucent cuts jobs, focuses attention on three sectors

Alcatel-Lucent is naming enterprises as one of three markets it will focus on as it lays off 1,000 more workers and makes cuts in other areas in an attempt to turn the company

Published on: December 14th, 2008 Tim Greene

Vancouver tech firm aims to speed up legal system

The court system has never been accused of being an efficient process, but a new tool from Vancouver-based Sierra Systems Group Inc. is looking to change things.The company’s newly released Court Case File

Published on: July 16th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Calgary firm joins Oracle Modernization Alliance

Calgary-based software migration company CipherSoft is the first Canadian member of Oracle’s new business-generating group, the Oracle Modernization Alliance. The group is made up of a variety of different solutions providers in the

Published on: September 11th, 2007 Briony Smith

Technology gets SOA much better for Ontario govt

Comment on this article Transforming a puzzling patchwork of disjointed legacy applications to an integrated yet flexible suite may seem a daunting task.But it's a goal the Ontario government is well on its

Published on: March 2nd, 2006 Jeff Jedras

IBM unfolds service-oriented architecture offerings

New software and services from IBM Corp. will help customers reuse parts of their IT systems and combine them in new ways in what the company calls a service-oriented architecture (SOA), it announced

Published on: April 20th, 2004 Peter Sayer

IBM delivers SOAP for CICS

IBM Corp. on Wednesday announced it will offer a CICS (Customer Information Control System) SOAP Technology Preview designed to help developers build connections to its venerable CICS-based mainframe applications through Web services.The new

Published on: March 4th, 2003 Ed Scannell

BEA dons Web services version of Tuxedo

E-business infrastructure software company BEA Systems Inc. announced Monday a Web service-enabled release of transaction processing platform BEA Tuxedo.The San Jose-based company's Tuxedo offering ties together front-end e-commerce applications to back-office processes. The

Published on: February 9th, 2003 Ryan B. Patrick

WRQ app speeds legacy retrieval

WRQ Inc. has announced an application mining solution called Apptrieve that is designed to help speed the integration of legacy data into electronic-commerce applications.Apptrieve can assist enterprises facing mandates to provide World Wide

Published on: October 21st, 1999 Margret Johnston