Articles By Jennifer Brown

Amicus online redesign fills the coffers

Practicing user-centred design can draw more customers and keep them coming back to a Web site, but it can also cut costs and boost revenue according to experts.At an event held Wednesday at

Published on: October 15th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

PeopleSoft customers not fazed by Oracle bid

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Focused on the job of making a friendly merger successful, PeopleSoft executives and customers insist they aren't preoccupied with the looming question of whether Oracle will be victorious in its

Published on: October 10th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

PeopleSoft pledges JDE product support

ANAHEIM, Calif. — PeopleSoft is vowing to extend support for its own product line as well as that of the former J.D. Edwards line as integration of the two companies goes forward. During

Published on: October 9th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Consolidate View Or Risk Extinction

SEATTLE — Companies that want to avoid ""data paralysis"" in the coming years should consolidate their business information into a single view that is accessible not just to the CEO, but across the

Published on: October 9th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Symantec: C-level execs still don’t get the message

Internet security threats are on the rise but fail to be a top priority with the people who provide the money and resources to the experts fighting the war against hackers and viruses,

Published on: October 1st, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Point of sale system brings food chain’s pricing together

When the lights went out at a Hamilton specialty food chain last month there wasn't a transaction missed or a customer who went home hungry thanks to a point of sale system that

Published on: September 29th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Cancer researchers tap data mining in search for cure

SEATTLE: A biomedical facility is hoping that data mining can do for breast cancer and heart disease research what it did for retail giants such as Wal-Mart.The Windber Research Institute said it has

Published on: September 24th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Pizza Hut orders a data warehouse with everything on it

SEATTLE -- Forget thin crust versus cheese-stuffed: the pizza wars are being waged by mining the database, and one chain is not only scoring customer loyalty but speedy return on investment.Pizza Hut's customer

Published on: September 23rd, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Teradata users warned of information avalanche

SEATTLE – Companies that want to avoid ""data paralysis"" should consolidate information about their business into a single view made accessible across the enterprise as a strategic weapon against the competition, executives told

Published on: September 22nd, 2003 Jennifer Brown

What PeopleSoft/J.D. Edwards will look like

J.D. Edwards customers concerned about how the takeover by PeopleSoft will affect them got a look at how the product line of merged companies stack up as the acquisition takes root.At a customer

Published on: September 17th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

PeopleSoft: Despite Oracle, we’re worth the risk

ANAHEIM -Focused on the job of making a friendly merger successful, PeopleSoft executives and customers insist they aren’t preoccupied with the looming question of whether Oracle will be victorious in its hostile takeover

Published on: September 16th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

PeopleSoft pledges product support to JDE users

ANAHEIM, CA. — PeopleSoft is vowing to extend support for its own product line as well as that of the former J.D. Edwards line as integration of the two companies goes forward.During his

Published on: September 15th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

What PeopleSoft/J.D. Edwards will look like

TORONTO -- J.D. Edwards customers concerned about how the takeover by PeopleSoft will affect them got a look at how the product line of merged companies stack up as the acquisition takes root.At

Published on: September 11th, 2003 Jennifer Brown

School shipments delay 64-bit G5 orders

It's a quieter, faster Power Mac and Apple is hoping to gain a larger share of the scientific research market with the G5, featuring a 64-bit processor. But if you want one, you

Published on: September 3rd, 2003 Jennifer Brown

Financial platform to serve Canadian investment dealers

A pair of startups have come together to create an integrated investment advisory platform to serve the Canadian financial services industry.Rockwater Capital Corp. announced Wednesday that it has entered into a four and

Published on: August 27th, 2003 Jennifer Brown