Articles By Lee Copeland

GM drives application development offshore

GM drives application development offshore

General Motors Corp. last week launched its latest Web-based application for car owners, marking the first time it has relied...

January 20th, 2002 Lee Copeland
Despite fiscal troubles, Ford beefing up IT staff

Despite fiscal troubles, Ford beefing up IT staff

Though hobbled by huge losses, Ford Motor Co. has a list of IT projects it wants to tackle this year,...

January 17th, 2002 Lee Copeland
Is the worst yet to come?

Is the worst yet to come?

Some say the IT job market is the worst it's been in a decade. Others say it's worse than ever....

January 6th, 2002 Lee Copeland
IT jobs found via networking: surveys

IT jobs found via networking: surveys

As the economic slump spills into 2002, out-of-work IT professionals may have a difficult time finding work if they limit...

January 6th, 2002 Lee Copeland
Caterpillar digs into Agile development methods

Caterpillar digs into Agile development methods

To speed the development of a critical Web-based financial system, Caterpillar Financial Services Corp. made Agile methods a part of...

January 1st, 2002 Lee Copeland
Patching the supply chain together

Patching the supply chain together

Crafting an application platform that can handle up to US$300 billion in automaker business each year is a daunting idea....

December 16th, 2001 Lee Copeland
Start-up stuffs emails with Web content

Start-up stuffs emails with Web content

Bring two seasoned rocket scientists together and you might be surprised at the result: Mobular Technologies Inc., a technology start-up...

December 2nd, 2001 Lee Copeland
Users look for protection against vendor flameouts

Users look for protection against vendor flameouts

With so many technology vendors struggling financially as corporate users hold the line on spending, some savvy IT managers are...

November 19th, 2001 Lee Copeland
HP to scrap e3000 Server line

HP to scrap e3000 Server line

Hewlett-Packard Co., struggling in the distressed marketplace and facing an uphill battle to acquire Compaq Computer Corp., today announced that...

November 15th, 2001 Lee Copeland
Contract specialists urge protection for software

Contract specialists urge protection for software

With so many technology vendors struggling to keep pace in a sluggish economy, some savvy IT executives are adding new...

November 12th, 2001 Lee Copeland