Articles By Allison Taylor

Eclipse names Canadian as executive director

Eclipse names Canadian as executive director

The Eclipse foundation has named an Ottawa-based former Oracle Corp. executive to be the first executive director of the open...

June 24th, 2004 Allison Taylor
Software vendors jump on board with IBM

Software vendors jump on board with IBM

Seven software vendors announced on Wednesday plans to team up with IBM Corp. in an effort to prepare their applications...

June 16th, 2004 Allison Taylor
IBM unleashes its latest integration software

IBM unleashes its latest integration software

IBM Corp. rolled out a new version of its enterprise software that integrates information from numerous sources by using automated...

June 7th, 2004 Allison Taylor
HBC moves to IP network

HBC moves to IP network

Canada’s Hudson Bay Company (HBC) is upgrading its legacy Frame Relay network to an Internet Protocol (IP)-based one over the...

June 3rd, 2004 Allison Taylor
Canadians hold their own when making foreign acquisitions

Canadians hold their own when making foreign acquisitions

Contrary to what many people might think, more Canadian companies in the software arena have acquired foreign companies than foreign...

June 2nd, 2004 Allison Taylor
Sun continues to hunt for developers

Sun continues to hunt for developers

Sun Microsystems Inc. continued to place its focus on appealing to the developer community with a recent upgrade to its...

May 27th, 2004 Allison Taylor
VS Live: They came – they coded

VS Live: They came – they coded

More than 450 software developers, engineers and architects from around the globe gathered in Toronto this month to get hands...

May 27th, 2004 Allison Taylor
Emerging Canadian software companies feeling positive: PwC

Emerging Canadian software companies feeling positive: PwC

New and emerging software companies in Canada are feeling positive about their prospects for growth — a good sign for...

May 19th, 2004 Allison Taylor
Usability a big feature for Great Plains 8.0 release

Usability a big feature for Great Plains 8.0 release

The next iteration of Microsoft Corp.'s Great Plains enterprise resource planning (ERP) software — expected to launch next month —...

May 18th, 2004 Allison Taylor
University Health Network outsources its data centre

University Health Network outsources its data centre

The University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto announced on Monday that it is extending its IT outsourcing contract with Hewlett-Packard...

May 17th, 2004 Allison Taylor