Recovery in RD spending

Following two years of decline, signs are that corporate spending on research and development began to recover in Fiscal 2004, according to Research Infosource Inc., which recently released its Canada’s Top 100 Corporate

Published on: November 30th, 2005 CIO Canada Staff

CEO, Nortel Networks

Gary Daichendt resigned as president and chief operating officer of Nortel Networks Corp. on Friday, after falling out with Chief Executive Officer Bill Owens. Chief Technology Officer Gary Kunis was caught in the

Published on: June 9th, 2005 Peter Sayer

Converged networks on the rise

More than 80 per cent of large organizations are implementing, or planning to implement some form of converged network. That’s according to a new survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit, which discovered that

Published on: July 22nd, 2004 Maxwell Cooter

Network Solutions Briefs

Cygnal scoops up Nortel integrator Cygnal Technologies Corp., a Markham, Ont.-based network design and installation firm, purchased Telecom Converged Solutions, a Nortel Networks voice and data integrator, for $800,000 in cash and stock.

Published on: January 22nd, 2004 Michael Martin

BCE struts for suits, trips on Telus

BCE Inc. says it wants to set the global standard for providing IP services, but one industry observer pointed out that the company already trails a competitor at home in one respect. "Telus

Published on: December 17th, 2003 Stefan Dubowski

Telecom briefs

Edison, N.J.-based VoIP provider Vonage says it will fight Minnesota regulators in their decision to treat the company's offering as a telephone service. The ruling handed down in August means Vonage must contribute

Published on: September 19th, 2003 No Author

Verizon Wireless inks US$1-billion deal with Nortel

Verizon Wireless Inc. announced on Wednesday that it has signed a multi-year deal with Nortel Networks Corp., which will allow the wireless communication provider to upgrade its equipment and allow for a new

Published on: September 3rd, 2003 Lindsay Bruce

WS-I offers glimpse into its Web services efforts

The extent of Web services adoption depends on how successful the industry is in making them interoperable, the president and chairman of the Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) said at a recent roundtable

Published on: July 25th, 2003 Allison Taylor

WS-I discusses interoperable Web services

The speed and extent of Web services adoption depends on the success of making them interoperable, the president and chairman of the Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) said at a roundtable discussion on

Published on: July 16th, 2003 Allison Taylor