EDS Canada signed a $400-million agreement with the Bank ofnCanada last week, to provide all business operations supporting the sale, customer service and redemption of savings bonds issued by the Government of Canada over the next nine-and-a-half years.
Canada's payments system that processes 4.2 billion transactions per year involving $31.4 trillion, must respond more quickly to its highest value opportunities, according to Lloyd Darlington, Bank of Montreal's technology and e-business chief.
Last April, the province of British Columbia joined Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Nova Scotia and The Yukon in giving digital signatures the same legal status as their pen-and-ink counterparts. The U.S. government has passed similar legislation as well.
Large organizations seeking to transform legacy print stream data into Web-ready content for e-business will benefit from the recently announced integration of Xenos d2e Platform with IBM's Content Manager OnDemand Version 7.1, says Xenos.
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