Public Sector Archives - Page 526

Foundation opens door to Net and knowledge

Foundation opens door to Net and knowledge

Amid all the talk about bringing computers and Internet access to the digital "have-nots" during the global Net summit that...

December 16th, 2003 John Blau
E-government app centre report due out

E-government app centre report due out

The final report on the feasibility of an "e-government application development centre" is expected to be published before the end...

December 16th, 2003 Stephen Bell
Chinese gov’t announces WLAN equipment security policy

Chinese gov’t announces WLAN equipment security policy

The Chinese government has settled on a policy that wireless LAN (WLAN) equipment made in China and sold for use...

December 14th, 2003 Network World Staff Network World US
IT takes stock of next PM

IT takes stock of next PM

Inasmuch as Canadian urbanites might look forward to a "new deal" for cities with Paul Martin as prime minister, it...

December 11th, 2003 Stefan Dubowski
U.K. begins $4.7B electronic patient records project

U.K. begins $4.7B electronic patient records project

Britain's National Health Service (NHS) awarded almost US$5 billion in contracts to develop lifelong electronic health records for 50 million...

December 10th, 2003 Bob Brewin
IEEE: Chinese security standard could fracture Wi-Fi

IEEE: Chinese security standard could fracture Wi-Fi

The implementation of a Chinese security standard for wireless networking could undermine efforts to develop a global standard for wireless...

December 10th, 2003 Sumner Lemon
Australian territory mandates open source consideration

Australian territory mandates open source consideration

The Australian Capital Territory has become the first Australian jurisdiction to mandate the consideration of open source software for government...

December 10th, 2003 Rodney Gedda
WSIS : UN’s Annan views Net summit as ‘global opportunity’

WSIS : UN’s Annan views Net summit as ‘global opportunity’

For a change, Kofi Annan, secretary-general of the United Nations (U.N.), didn't have to face an auditorium full of diplomats...

December 10th, 2003 John Blau
Miami cops track crooks with Web services

Miami cops track crooks with Web services

Bad guys had better think twice before driving through Miami-Dade County. Police officers there will soon have a powerful weapon...

December 8th, 2003 Lafe Low
Preparatory talks clear way for Internet summit

Preparatory talks clear way for Internet summit

Government negotiators from nearly 200 countries narrowed their differences on how to manage the Internet and protect freedom of expression...

December 7th, 2003 John Blau