Articles By STEWART BROWN

Air Canada and IBM strike IT airline research deal

Air Canada and IBM strike IT airline research deal

Air Canada and IBM announced Friday a seven-year, $1.4 billion strategic partnership to research business opportunities in the areas of...

July 23rd, 2001 STEWART BROWN
Telus focuses on business services market

Telus focuses on business services market

On its eastward march to become a major national telecommunications player and go head-to-head with Bell Canada, Telus Corp. announced...

July 12th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
Compaq moves to cut more jobs

Compaq moves to cut more jobs

Compaq Computer Corp.'s plans to lay off 4,000 workers this will unlikely affect Canada, a spokesperson for the company said...

July 12th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
MSN Messenger fails for more than 10 million users

MSN Messenger fails for more than 10 million users

On the day that Microsoft announced its MSN Messenger service had surpassed America Online Inc.'s ICQ application in Canada a...

July 6th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
189 MNR employees disciplined in e-mail abuse case

189 MNR employees disciplined in e-mail abuse case

Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) is taking disciplinary action against 189 of its employees for improper use of e-mail...

July 5th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
BMO banks on B2B payments

BMO banks on B2B payments

Canada's commercial banks have certainly embraced technology bringing their clients automated teller machines (ATMs), telephone and online banking and more...

June 30th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
UPDATE: 360networks announces job cuts

UPDATE: 360networks announces job cuts

Vancouver-based 360networks announced yesterday it would be reducing its global workforce by 800 as the company tries to get back...

June 28th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
Update: Intel phases out some routers and switches, cuts jobs

Update: Intel phases out some routers and switches, cuts jobs

Intel Corp. has decided to phase out its large general-purpose router and switch products. The move will lead to the...

June 20th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
Exporter confidence drops in wake of U.S. slowdown

Exporter confidence drops in wake of U.S. slowdown

Responding to the abrupt slowdown in the U.S. economy, decision makers at Canadian exporting companies are far less confident in...

June 20th, 2001 STEWART BROWN
Top tech salaries drop for first time since ’85

Top tech salaries drop for first time since ’85

Salary levels for the highest level of IT managers in the United States and Canada have slipped for the first...

June 14th, 2001 STEWART BROWN