Fresh look sees wide area as local

Fresh look sees wide area as local

Network managers concerned with the user experience face their biggest challenges over the wide area. LAN-like performance is the goal...

April 13th, 2006 Denise Dubie

Swisscom CEO quits as govt stalls expansion plans

Swisscom CEO quits as govt stalls expansion plans

Swisscom AG has been forced to replace Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jens Alder after he quit over government opposition to...

January 22nd, 2006 John Blau

Adventures in acquisition

Adventures in acquisition

The venture capital industry is technology’s canary in a coal mine. Keeping an eye on its health makes sense. I...

October 27th, 2005 Paul McNamara

CA gobbles up Concord

CA gobbles up Concord

Computer Associates President and CEO Gary Swainson outlined a corporate reorganization designed in part to better focus the company on...

April 28th, 2005 Denise Dubie

Israeli company looks to India to cut engineering costs

Israeli company looks to India to cut engineering costs

As the cost of engineers goes up in Israel, Ness Technologies Inc. of Tel Aviv plans to increase its software...

November 9th, 2004 John Ribeiro

Oracle sets date for applications suite release

Oracle sets date for applications suite release

Oracle Corp. plans to finally ship the next version of its E-Business Suite of enterprise applications on Monday Nov. 8,...

October 28th, 2004 Joris Evers

Cisco’s Chambers would welcome Nortel partnership

Cisco’s Chambers would welcome Nortel partnership

Cisco Systems Inc. president and CEO John Chambers said Thursday he would welcome a partnership with telecommunications equipment maker Nortel...

June 17th, 2004 Stephen Lawson

Canadians hold their own when making foreign acquisitions

Canadians hold their own when making foreign acquisitions

Contrary to what many people might think, more Canadian companies in the software arena have acquired foreign companies than foreign...

June 2nd, 2004 Allison Taylor

Supply chain vendors regroup offerings

Supply chain vendors regroup offerings

Seven deals involving supply chain management technologies were announced this past January alone, highlighted by Ariba Inc.’s US$493 million bid...

April 30th, 2004 Ann Bednarz