Articles By Stefan Dubowski

Fight fire with IT

Fight fire with IT

To battle a blaze, firefighters must co-ordinate countless resources — everything from trucks, hoses, and safety suits to personnel, dispatch,...

April 2nd, 2009 Stefan Dubowski
Spam for spammers

Spam for spammers

What do the U.S. Do Not Call Registry for telemarketing-weary citizens and a poisonous amphibian have in common? They’re both...

August 4th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
Students fight for app-dev title

Students fight for app-dev title

At this very moment Alfred Leung and Ting-Yu Wang could be trying to figure out what to do with the...

August 4th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
How to plug a brain drain

How to plug a brain drain

Many an IT pro has found himself or herself in this unenviable situation: a colleague leaves the company with significant...

July 21st, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
New tools on display at JavaOne show

New tools on display at JavaOne show

“For the times they are a changin’,” sang Bob Dylan in his tuneful call to action, imploring citizens to help...

July 21st, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
The skinny on thin-client computing

The skinny on thin-client computing

When Robert Transport decided that maintaining its stock of PCs scattered about locations in Ontario and Quebec was becoming too...

July 21st, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
Tiny Ontario town gets big Web investment

Tiny Ontario town gets big Web investment

As if to indicate how Canada’s urban-rural “digital divide” might finally be bridged, Bell Canada and Nortel Networks are teaming...

July 18th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
Hummingbird yokes e-mail archiving

Hummingbird yokes e-mail archiving

There’s no doubt that corporate Canada faces new challenges to retain, control and retrieve digital records now that regulations like...

July 7th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
Oracle-SAP war spells savings

Oracle-SAP war spells savings

Now’s the time for businesses to take a good, hard look at their enterprise resource planning software as two major...

July 7th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski
OASIS accepts OpenDocument

OASIS accepts OpenDocument

A Canadian XML co-creator says developers might find it easier to create novel applications now that the Organization for the...

July 7th, 2005 Stefan Dubowski