Few organizations want to admit that a large project is failing. But some projects will never meet their deadlines or deliver the expected benefits. When the possibility of success is gone, these projects often must be euthanized for the health of the corporation.
An information storage system from EMC Corp. is scoring big points with the Boston Red Sox. The team is using the Clariion system from the Mass.-based information management and storage company, to store several years of footage, and gain an edge in the highly competitive world of pro-baseball.
A full 95% of information technology departments are not delivering some projects on time or to the full satisfaction of the business executive, according to a recent study by Info-Tech Research Group, London, Ont.
A planned European Union (E.U.) law that critics say would allow software to be patented has come under fire again, with Green members of Parliament (MEPs) and one Germany's biggest music TV channels attacking the legislation.