Spectrum auction end is no closer

Spectrum auction end is no closer

BULLETIN: ROUND 318 ENDED THIS MORNING WITH NO MORE BIDS. INDUSTRY CANADA HAS TOLD BIDDERS THAT IF IT DOESN'T HEAR...

July 16th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Don

Don

Furious competition in the AWS spectrum auction keeps pushing up the price of licences, but that doesn’t necessarily mean the...

June 26th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Not to be confused with real architects

Not to be confused with real architects

Want to be an architect? I don’t mean an “IT architect,” though that’s surely an appealing career target. Last month,...

December 6th, 2007 Frank Hayes

Writing a winning telecom RFP

Writing a winning telecom RFP

If there’s one task that IT executives despise, it’s writing a telecom request for proposal. It’s time-consuming, detailed and starts...

January 4th, 2007 Johna Till Johnson

Lost Packets: Networking news and trivia

Lost Packets: Networking news and trivia

Technology helps us all scream for ice creamImagine having a nice scoop of freshly made ice cream coming out of...

March 2nd, 2006 Network World Canada Staff

London’s Met police plans US$1.23 billion outsourcing deal

London’s Met police plans US$1.23 billion outsourcing deal

The London Metropolitan Police Service (the Met) is taking bids for an extensive IT outsourcing contract that could be worth...

February 19th, 2004 Scarlet Pruitt

Did CIRA bend the rules?

Did CIRA bend the rules?

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) changed its conflict-of-interest regulations to discourage insiders from winning CIRA contracts, but then went...

February 18th, 2004 Stefan Dubowski

Quick HIts

Quick HIts

A German gardener got a bit of a nasty surprise when he was told he had won several bids on...

May 16th, 2003 No Author

Gartner: Smart E-Sourcing Users Look Beyond Reverse Auctions

Gartner: Smart E-Sourcing Users Look Beyond Reverse Auctions

GartnerProcurement teams can exploit e-sourcing techniques to create efficient and manageable sourcing processes. But buyers must not be seduced by...

February 5th, 2003 Andy Kyte