After its smartcard system collapsed twice last month, Transport for London is cancelling the contract of the system managerTranSys by exercising an exit clause the deal. However, the rest of the 10-year contract, due to run out in 2010, will still be run by TranSys.
BCE Inc. will go to the nation's highest court in two weeks and fight to uphold a $35 billion deal that will see it privatized. It is battling a decision last month by the Quebec appeal court that the deal is unfair to Bell bondholders, a ruling which if upheld imperils the buyout
The Open Group LLC plans to launch its first IT architect certification program this week, renewing a debate among some users over the skills required for the position. The program defines a set of worldwide standards for measuring the skills and experience of IT architects and for assessing the operation of IT architecture practices in enterprises.