Articles By George A. Chidi Jr

WorldCom President, CEO resigns

WorldCom President, CEO resigns

Bernard Ebbers, WorldCom Inc.'s embattled president and chief executive officer, has resigned, the company announced April 30.Ebbers built the second-largest...

May 16th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Citrix gets continued access to Windows specs

Citrix gets continued access to Windows specs

Citrix Systems Inc. announced a new three-year deal with Microsoft Corp. on Thursday for the client software maker to continue...

May 16th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
IBM, OpenWave announce alliance

IBM, OpenWave announce alliance

IBM Corp. and OpenWave Systems Inc. struck a deal to sell wireless hardware and software for wireless service providers, the...

May 5th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
UUNet having network difficulty

UUNet having network difficulty

If the Internet seemed a little slow April 25, it's because it was slow in some parts. Network engineers observed...

April 24th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Grid-computing software hitchhikes on Kazaa

Grid-computing software hitchhikes on Kazaa

Software that will set up a network built from users' hard drives and bandwidth has been quietly bundled into the...

April 3rd, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Accounting inquisition takes centre stage in IT

Accounting inquisition takes centre stage in IT

IT managers aren't supposed to be financial analysts. In the wake of the collapse of energy giant Enron Corp., however,...

March 11th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Motorola and Nortel team up on VoIP

Motorola and Nortel team up on VoIP

Set-top digital cable boxes from Motorola Inc. will include Nortel Networks Corp. technology for making inexpensive Internet phone calls, once...

February 4th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Carriers plan less spending on equipment

Carriers plan less spending on equipment

The largest local carriers plan to spend significantly less on new equipment this year than in previous years, according to...

January 31st, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Prototype phone boosts speech recognition

Prototype phone boosts speech recognition

Motorola Inc. and speech recognition software maker SpeechWorks International Inc. have developed a prototype phone that they say will help...

January 29th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr
Nortel unveils new metro optical Ethernet gear

Nortel unveils new metro optical Ethernet gear

Nortel Networks Inc. revealed a new class of optical switches for the ever-more-attractive metropolitan area network market on Jan. 28....

January 27th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr