Articles By Michael MacMillan

Oracle 8i takes heat from the competition

Oracle 8i takes heat from the competition

The industry has now had time to digest the announcement of Oracle Corp.'s Oracle8i Internet database, and the reaction amongst...

February 11th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Canadians capitalizing on ERP

Canadians capitalizing on ERP

Canadian companies are well-suited to ride what Deloitte Consulting calls the "second wave" of ERP implementations.Deloitte identified two distinct phases...

January 28th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Low-cost chips a grey area for Intel, vendors

Low-cost chips a grey area for Intel, vendors

Cost drives corporate buyers, and, according to one analyst, that means the current flurry of inexpensive Intel Corp. Celeron-based desktops...

January 28th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Programmer spreads VoiceGrip word

Programmer spreads VoiceGrip word

One Canadian developer is working to make oration skills as important as keyboarding for programmers.Alain D...

January 28th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Notes 5.0 to have something for everyone

Notes 5.0 to have something for everyone

Beta testers and analysts agree Lotus Development Corp.'s upcoming Notes Version 5.0 will mark an important step forward for the...

January 28th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Countdown to Y2K

Countdown to Y2K

You've fixed your code, tested and re-tested, and you're confident your organization can handle whatever its partners and customers demand...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Mutual Life claims victory over Y2K

Mutual Life claims victory over Y2K

After twenty years, a cool $15 million, countless changes in policies and procedures and lots of hard work, Mutual Life...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Notes 5.0 to have something for everyone

Notes 5.0 to have something for everyone

Beta testers and analysts agree Lotus Development Corp.'s upcoming Notes Release 5.0 will mark an important step forward for the...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Sun opening gates to developers

Sun opening gates to developers

Sun Microsystems Inc. is encouraging developers interested in Java to download the source code and play with it -- for...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan
Sun serving stronger brand of Java

Sun serving stronger brand of Java

Analysts, vendors and developers alike are welcoming the release of the Java 2 platform, formerly known as JDK 1.2, saying...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan