Articles By James Cope

Boeing links factory floor to suppliers

Boeing links factory floor to suppliers

Earlier this spring, The Boeing Co.'s shop floor got a bit smarter with the roll-out of iCollaboration, an intelligent software...

March 31st, 2001 James Cope
Lucent gets US$5 billion contract from Verizon Wireless

Lucent gets US$5 billion contract from Verizon Wireless

Lucent Technologies Inc. finally caught a break today after being steadily pummeled by financial problems since last fall. The beleaguered...

March 18th, 2001 James Cope
Former 3Com enterprise users move on

Former 3Com enterprise users move on

"Betrayed." "Devastated." "Abandoned." Those were some of the words networking systems managers used to describe how they felt when 3Com...

March 14th, 2001 James Cope
Cisco plans to cut up to 8,000 jobs

Cisco plans to cut up to 8,000 jobs

Networking giant Cisco Systems Inc. confirmed Friday that it would reduce its workforce of 48,000 employees by up to 8,000...

March 12th, 2001 James Cope
The Cisco Kid offers an insider

The Cisco Kid offers an insider

Computerworld's James Cope recently spoke with John Chambers, the president and CEO of internetworking superstar Cisco Systems Inc. in San...

January 25th, 2001 James Cope
Lucent to cut 10,000 jobs, sell plants

Lucent to cut 10,000 jobs, sell plants

Under the gun of analysts and investors, financially troubled Lucent Technologies Inc. Wednesday outlined an aggressive restructuring program that would...

January 25th, 2001 James Cope
Cisco shows big picture

Cisco shows big picture

Cisco Systems Inc., a company that often clouds business and technology initiatives in a veil of linguistic smoke, broke with...

January 4th, 2001 James Cope
Companies form Bluetooth authority in Japan

Companies form Bluetooth authority in Japan

In a move that signals broader acceptance of Bluetooth wireless technology as a global standard, three Japanese companies - Toshiba...

December 28th, 2000 James Cope
Retail Web sites speedier, more reliable in 2000

Retail Web sites speedier, more reliable in 2000

Retail Web sites were perkier this holiday season than they were last year, according to tests conducted by Keynote Systems...

December 28th, 2000 James Cope
Lucent warns of losses and restructuring

Lucent warns of losses and restructuring

Lucent Technologies Inc. dumped more bad news on its users Thursday morning, warning that it expects to report a "significant"...

December 22nd, 2000 James Cope