News Briefs

News Briefs

Extreme Networks Inc. plans to release an upgraded management module for its BlackDiamond 6800 switches that company officials said supports...

October 3rd, 2003 No Author

UN adopts ASP model for ERP

UN adopts ASP model for ERP

Computerworld (U.S.) On Jan. 1, Norman Sanders, CIO of the United Nations Development Program, will take his global IT infrastructure...

September 30th, 2003 Patrick Thibodeau

Outsourcing is fastest growing federal tech segment

Outsourcing is fastest growing federal tech segment

Outsourcing is the fastest growing technology segment in the federal government, according to a report released Friday by research firm...

September 26th, 2003 Linda Rosencrance

Making yourself more irreplaceable

Making yourself more irreplaceable

Despite recent reports about the growing trend for U.S. companies to outsource their IT jobs offshore, one programmer says Canada...

September 19th, 2003 Patricia Pickett

Making the in-house or external CM choice

Making the in-house or external CM choice

"The ability of organizations to identify and successfully automate or outsource their low-valued-added processes is emerging as a best-practice differentiator...

June 17th, 2003 Susan Maclean

Getting the law on your side

Getting the law on your side

The Toronto-based business law firm McMillan Binch LLP cites six phases of an outsourcing deal, each of which can benefit...

June 17th, 2003 Susan Maclean

Cost, agility prompt offshore outsourcing

Cost, agility prompt offshore outsourcing

Cost pressures and the need for increased business agility are leading a growing number of companies to shift more of...

June 17th, 2003 Thomas Hoffman

Survival tips for tight times

Survival tips for tight times

As the economic downturn hits year three, how are CIOs coping with continued pressure to cut costs? Five CIOs from...

April 16th, 2003 Richard Pastore

UPDATE: P&G awards US$3B outsourcing contract to HP

UPDATE: P&G awards US$3B outsourcing contract to HP

Procter & Gamble Co. has agreed "in principle" to award a giant IT outsourcing contract to Hewlett-Packard Co. valued at...

April 13th, 2003 Juan Carlos Perez