Articles By Tom Sullivan

Sun answers Microsoft with Net services strategy

Sun answers Microsoft with Net services strategy

Sun Microsystems Inc. CEO Scott McNealy and other company executives on Monday detailed the company's new software strategy, dubbed Sun...

February 6th, 2001 Tom Sullivan
Open source databases establishing footholds

Open source databases establishing footholds

Open source databases are emerging as viable alternatives to costly proprietary databases and, in so doing, are filling a key...

December 15th, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Information supply, demand spur growth in reporting

Information supply, demand spur growth in reporting

As e-commerce requires tighter integration among suppliers, partners, and customers, e-businesses are finding themselves dealing increasingly in content. And although...

December 14th, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Oracle adding business intelligence to database

Oracle adding business intelligence to database

Oracle Corp. said Tuesday that it is folding its OLAP (online analytical processing engine), data mining, and ETL (extraction, transformation...

November 22nd, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Java now being extended to data analysis

Java now being extended to data analysis

A consortium of industry heavy-weights is promising to deliver OLAP to Java developers....

November 16th, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Dot-Com shakeout clears landscape

Dot-Com shakeout clears landscape

Now that the dot-com craze has slowed down and the gold dust has settled, both start-ups and old-guard brick-and-mortar companies...

November 10th, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Balanced scorecards set for integration boost

Balanced scorecards set for integration boost

Companies more and more are relying on the concept of a balanced scorecard to help gauge the success of business...

November 2nd, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Sun tries to boost Java-on-Linux uptake

Sun tries to boost Java-on-Linux uptake

Sun Microsystems Inc. on Tuesday announced here at the LinuxWorld two agreements designed to expand the distribution of J2SE (Java...

August 16th, 2000 Tom Sullivan
Red Hat buys Web server vendor

Red Hat buys Web server vendor

Red Hat Inc., of Research Triangle Park, N.C., agreed on Monday to acquire Oakland, Calif.-based C2Net Software, the developer of...

August 14th, 2000 Tom Sullivan