Articles By Peter Wolchak

Off-the-shelf finds new shelves

Off-the-shelf finds new shelves

"Okay, let's see what we've got," I said to no one as I scanned the CDs. Who Wants to Be...

October 18th, 2001 Peter Wolchak
The central question

The central question

Suppose for a minute that you are tasked with constructing or upgrading a corporate data centre. Being a responsible IT...

September 20th, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Comdex: the long and descending road

Comdex: the long and descending road

Want to know what was hot at this year's Comdex Toronto? So do I, and I spent an entire day...

August 23rd, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Mobile-commerce leaves me yawning

Mobile-commerce leaves me yawning

The projections are compelling, the hype is effervescent and the potential is seductive, but I have not yet begun to...

July 12th, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Goodbye. And thank you

Goodbye. And thank you

This is my last editorial for ComputerWorld Canada. I will put this issue to bed on a Wednesday and on...

May 3rd, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Meet Heather Lawver, Internet hero

Meet Heather Lawver, Internet hero

Heather Lawver is a passionate Harry Potter fan and an advocate for free speech on the Internet, and as the...

April 5th, 2001 Peter Wolchak
CIPS tackles IT gender gap

CIPS tackles IT gender gap

Vanessa Padovani doesn't know what she wants to do with her life. That's okay for now as she's only 14...

March 22nd, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Remembering Canada

Remembering Canada

On the weekend of Feb. 24 an Italian princess named Elettra Marconi retraced steps laid down by her father almost...

March 8th, 2001 Peter Wolchak
The joy and misery of the Internet

The joy and misery of the Internet

The Internet is fascinating because it signifies different things to different people. It has been called a communication revolution, a...

February 22nd, 2001 Peter Wolchak
Resolutions

Resolutions

This is the season of resolution creation, and we here at ComputerWorld Canada are no different in following this time-honoured...

January 25th, 2001 Peter Wolchak