Articles By Peter Wolchak

Decking the halls with boughs of paradigms

Decking the halls with boughs of paradigms

'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the shopdata kept on moving, because business doesn't stop.IT Santa was still...

December 16th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
NCR innovating again, but to where?

NCR innovating again, but to where?

NCR Corp.'s latest innovation brings to mind an old adage: just because you can do something doesn't mean you should.The...

December 2nd, 1999 Peter Wolchak
Joy jaws about java and jini

Joy jaws about java and jini

Bill Joy is 44. So far, he has been the primary force behind BSD Unix, co-founded Sun Microsystems, designed the...

November 18th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
Nortel goes overseas to side-step labour shortage

Nortel goes overseas to side-step labour shortage

Nortel Networks decided in 1989 that it needed to quadruple its sales figures, but the task force created to achieve...

November 18th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
The Joy of Java and Jini

The Joy of Java and Jini

Interview with Bill Joy"With open source, you're reduced to labour as the only means of advancement, because you can only...

November 4th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
Looking for professional development? Look at CIPS

Looking for professional development? Look at CIPS

It seems Stephen King loses again.I'm on a plane, heading back from the CIPS-sponsored Informatics 1999 IT conference in Edmonton,...

November 4th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
Making the sale

Making the sale

Sales force automation, step one: put aside processes, software selection and business data, and concentrate instead on getting the people...

October 21st, 1999 Peter Wolchak
ROI Is Central, But Try To Have Fun, Too

ROI Is Central, But Try To Have Fun, Too

IT people are constantly being told, "It's not about the technology; your job is to deliver bottom-line business solutions."Yeah, well,...

October 21st, 1999 Peter Wolchak
Sun

Sun

Sun CEO Scott McNealy is a funny guy, and he didn't disappoint the crowd at his recent appearance in Toronto....

October 7th, 1999 Peter Wolchak
So who

So who

E-commerce is sexy. All those dollars spinning across the Web - who doesn't want that? Contingency planning, however, is as...

August 26th, 1999 Peter Wolchak