Convergence: This time the hype was justified

Convergence: This time the hype was justified

Convergence was one of the most omnipresent buzzwords of the 1990s. Remember all the pundits yakking about how it would...

December 17th, 2003 Johna Till Johnson
BEA, Compuware partner on Java development

BEA, Compuware partner on Java development

Tapping a familiar theme of late, BEA Systems Inc. and Compuware Corp. on Thursday will forge an alliance intended to...

December 17th, 2003 Paul Krill
BCE struts for suits, trips on Telus

BCE struts for suits, trips on Telus

BCE Inc. says it wants to set the global standard for providing IP services, but one industry observer pointed out...

December 17th, 2003 Stefan Dubowski
VeriSign to acquire Guardent

VeriSign to acquire Guardent

VeriSign Inc. is buying Guardent Inc., a managed security service provider (MSSP), for US$140 million in stock and cash, it...

December 16th, 2003 Paul Roberts
Sun bolsters services efforts

Sun bolsters services efforts

Sun Microsystems Inc. on Tuesday underlined its commitment to driving cost and complexity out of corporate IT shops with a...

December 16th, 2003 Ed Scannell
NTT DoCoMo, others quit AOL’s Japanese joint venture

NTT DoCoMo, others quit AOL’s Japanese joint venture

NTT DoCoMo Inc. and three other companies that together owned almost 59 per cent of America Online Inc.'s Japanese unit...

December 16th, 2003 Martyn Williams
Internet helps Taiwan fight back as SARS returns

Internet helps Taiwan fight back as SARS returns

Plans to prevent another outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in Taiwan, including sharing information on the disease with...

December 16th, 2003 Sumner Lemon
IDC: China, India to drive Asia’s IT comeback in 2004

IDC: China, India to drive Asia’s IT comeback in 2004

The IT market in Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) will grow by 11 per cent in 2004 to US$88 billion, driven by...

December 16th, 2003 David Legard
IBM buys document management software company

IBM buys document management software company

IBM Corp. picked up new document management technology for its content management portfolio through the acquisition Wednesday of Green Pasture...

December 16th, 2003 Stacy Cowley