Articles By Gail Balfour

The skinny on thin servers

The skinny on thin servers

Companies struggling with management issues are starting to take a closer look at an emerging type of single-purpose server that...

January 28th, 1999 Gail Balfour
Two specs are not better than one

Two specs are not better than one

The winds of change may turn bitter now that three of the largest server companies have announced plans to go...

January 28th, 1999 Gail Balfour
UBC adopts end-to-end Java

UBC adopts end-to-end Java

The University of British Columbia (UBC) has discovered that sometimes less is more.The school needed to build a new system...

January 28th, 1999 Gail Balfour
E-commerce still more cost than profit

E-commerce still more cost than profit

Revenue acquired via Internet commerce sites are, in most cases, insubstantial and unable to cover the cost of doing business,...

January 14th, 1999 Gail Balfour
E-commerce: the next generation

E-commerce: the next generation

The way in which businesses and consumers exchange value is changing fundamentally, and the new landscape created by that will...

January 14th, 1999 Gail Balfour
Ontario Government adopts province-wide PKI initiative

Ontario Government adopts province-wide PKI initiative

The Ontario government says its recently-announced public key infrastructure (PKI) system delivers on its pledge to pull the province into...

January 14th, 1999 Gail Balfour
Seagate bridges gap between reporting tiers

Seagate bridges gap between reporting tiers

Thanks to new support for Microsoft Outlook, users of Seagate Info 7 now have more ways to access and analyse...

January 14th, 1999 Gail Balfour