Articles By Rosary Grace Sarmiento

IT-enabled services to ease Philippines’ fiscal woes

IT-enabled services to ease Philippines’ fiscal woes

Information technology-enabled services may well save the Philippines from floundering ala Argentina as call centres and business process outsourcing (BPO)...

September 21st, 2004 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
PLDT call center woos European firms

PLDT call center woos European firms

In the first quarter of 2004, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) will start operating its third call centre...

January 13th, 2004 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Local hotspot revenues expected to hit US$100K

Local hotspot revenues expected to hit US$100K

Revenues generated from public wireless local area network (WLAN) services in the Philippines are expected to reach US$1,000 per hotspot...

December 28th, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Philippine telecoms spending to reach $2.5B in 2003

Philippine telecoms spending to reach $2.5B in 2003

By Rosary Grace Sarmiento Computerworld PhilippinesSpending for telecommunication products and services in the Philippines is expected to reach US$2.5 billion...

December 2nd, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
IT outsourcing yet to pick up in Philippines

IT outsourcing yet to pick up in Philippines

Although there is a huge potential for strategic IT outsourcing in this country, it may take some time before this...

August 7th, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Police tap ICT to boost crime fighting capability

Police tap ICT to boost crime fighting capability

Amid the clamor for a more responsive and effective police force, the Philippine National Police (PNP) announced its adoption of...

August 4th, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Gov’t implementing eLGU pilot project

Gov’t implementing eLGU pilot project

The National Computer Center (NCC) is all set for the pilot implementation of its eLGU (electronic local government units) project...

July 7th, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Philippine tech companies embrace RosettaNet

Philippine tech companies embrace RosettaNet

High-tech firms based in the Philippines can now seamlessly and directly transact with their suppliers and buyers around the globe...

March 24th, 2003 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Educator pushes for fuller industry-school integration

Educator pushes for fuller industry-school integration

In the midst of the increasing clamour for better-equipped IT graduates, Systems Technology Institute president Chito Salazar is proposing the...

August 19th, 2002 Rosary Grace Sarmiento
Philippines introduces smart clearance cards

Philippines introduces smart clearance cards

Keen on providing faster and more efficient services to the public, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) recently introduced the...

July 18th, 2002 Rosary Grace Sarmiento