Articles By Stacy Cowley

Microsoft, JBoss link up

Microsoft, JBoss link up

Bowing to market realities, Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday it will begin working with an ideological foe, open-source development and services...

September 27th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Time switch means pain for developers

Time switch means pain for developers

A pending energy bill expected to soon gain approval from the U.S. Congress means some programmers will once again need...

September 15th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Starwood nears end of SOA revamp

Starwood nears end of SOA revamp

Every major enterprise applications vendor has hopped on the SOA (services-oriented architecture) bandwagon and extolled the virtues of using standards-compliant...

September 1st, 2005 Stacy Cowley
IBM works on automotive warranty early-warning system

IBM works on automotive warranty early-warning system

Automobile repairs and recalls annoy manufacturers as much as they do consumers, adding billions annually to their business costs. IBM...

August 31st, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Oracle releases overdue Collaboration Suite update

Oracle releases overdue Collaboration Suite update

Oracle Corp. has finally shipped the newest version of its Oracle Collaboration Suite, two years after the software's last major...

August 23rd, 2005 Stacy Cowley
RightNow updates CRM suite, adds telesales application

RightNow updates CRM suite, adds telesales application

RightNow Technologies Inc. rolled out the latest version of its hosted CRM (customer relationship management) software service this week and...

August 10th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
IBM opens up Portal to mainframes

IBM opens up Portal to mainframes

IBM Corp. is looking to broaden the reach of its WebSphere Portal. A recent upgrade made the 4-year-old software available...

August 4th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
IBM services head leaves amid reorganization

IBM services head leaves amid reorganization

IBM Corp. is reorganizing its Global Services business, replacing John Joyce as the group's head with a pair of executives....

July 19th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Intentia updates applications, prepares Lawson merger

Intentia updates applications, prepares Lawson merger

Intentia International AB has released the latest version of its business applications suite, an update that's likely to be the...

July 11th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
IBM releases Hawk and Serrano to beta

IBM releases Hawk and Serrano to beta

Less than two months after closing its acquisition of Ascential Software Corp., IBM Corp. is releasing to beta testing two...

June 23rd, 2005 Stacy Cowley