France bets on open source for economic growth

France bets on open source for economic growth

The French government plans to make the region around Paris a centre of excellence for open-source software development, the French...

December 5th, 2006 Peter Sayer

Iran seeks software support under Islamic banner

Iran seeks software support under Islamic banner

As Iran squares off with the world over its nuclear program, a handful of software companies from there at Cebit...

March 13th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Plagiarism wrong, piracy okay believe many university students

Plagiarism wrong, piracy okay believe many university students

Many Canadian university students, who would be indignant if someone plagiarized their own work, apparently have no qualms about acquiring...

August 30th, 2005 Rosie Lombardi

SCO: IBM cannot enforce GPL

SCO: IBM cannot enforce GPL

The legal war between The SCO Group Inc. and IBM Corp. took another step forward Friday, with the Utah-based software...

October 28th, 2003 Robert McMillan

PeopleSoft purchase could present mid-market firms with more options

PeopleSoft purchase could present mid-market firms with more options

PeopleSoft Inc.'s planned US$1.7 billion purchase of J.D. Edwards & Company, revealed earlier this month, should help the combined company...

June 27th, 2003 Lindsay Bruce

Take the long view and save money

Take the long view and save money

IT managers looking to cut costs may find more than a few savable pennies hidden inside their applications. IT can...

September 30th, 2001 No Author

The Evolution of Education

The Evolution of Education

The Canadian government and software industry leaders hope a new educational computer game will encourage more students in Canada to...

November 30th, 1999 CIO Canada Staff