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Archive: February 4, 2000

ERP Brain Exchange Mainly a 'Money Thing' 04/02/2000-After nearly 200 SAP America managers leave the company in a space of a few months the industry begins to consider the reasons for the ERP brain

Published on: February 28th, 2003 ITBusiness Staff

Wanted: Girls in IT

The Hollywood stereotype of IT workers as isolated office dwellers working on sinister programs is turning girls away from careers in technology, an industry association says. The third annual Women in Information Technology:

Published on: February 27th, 2003 Monika Rola

Today’s IT worker: A sad, stressed-out smoker

TORONTO -- Put down that Big Mac and stub out that smoke, IT managers. There's another way to deal with workplace stress: therapy.Warren Shepell Consultants Corp. is an employee assistance program (EAP) firm

Published on: February 25th, 2003 Neil Sutton

Archive: February 1998

Desautels second-guesses pioneersO2/01/1998--Auditor General Denis Desautels criticized government managed IT projects for not meeting clients' needs on time and on budget. Desautels said project managers failed to track time and project costs and

Published on: February 21st, 2003 ITBusiness Staff

Canada Post battles ISV over intellectual property claim

Canada Post says it is prepared to take a Toronto software company to court over the use of the word ""post"" in an e-mail encryption product. E-witness Inc., which manufactures a Web-based e-mail

Published on: February 19th, 2003 Monika Rola

IT’s About Time, Cash

Training and skills development for IT personnel are being overlooked in many Canadian organizations, according to an IT industry-wide survey by Athabasca University. The survey also found there's been a deterioration in the

Published on: February 17th, 2003 Liam Lahey

Archive: February 19, 1999

Archive is a weekly feature that looks back at the top stories from IT Business publicationsE-commerce on right path2/19/1999 - A panel on the now-defunct Internet World Canada trade show called for more

Published on: February 14th, 2003 ITBusiness Staff

Entrepreneurs find answers at Ottawa FAQ site

Ottawa business people who ask a lot of questions but can't get any answers have caught a break.A resource Web site for entrepreneurs in this city is about to introduce a ""virtual advisor,""

Published on: February 6th, 2003 Derek Abma

Technology centre to foster young companies

The Smart Toronto Technology Alliance Wednesday officially opened the Toronto Centre for Technology, located in the city's southwest end on Fraser Avenue. The location will combine a ""laboratory"" where member companies can work

Published on: January 29th, 2003 Shane Schick

One at a time, please!

They're seasoned pros at successfully managing large companies, but put them in a room together and nobody knows what will happen. That's when you bring out the laptops.In a series of private workshops

Published on: January 28th, 2003 Shane Schick

IDC Canada: The good news about 2003

If IDC Canada predictions for the IT industry hold true, the year 2003 should mean lots of new business for outsourcers and even more spam in our inboxes.Toronto-based IDC Canada's report is an

Published on: January 23rd, 2003 Monika Rola

Job Hunting 101

There's good news and bad news for those who have a new job on their hit list of resolutions for 2003. First, the good news: Despite a relatively flat outlook overall in the

Published on: January 23rd, 2003 Patricia MacInnis

Venture capitalists express confidence in IT spending

A Deloitte & Touche survey of Canadian venture capitalists sees increased IT spending as a key component of strong economic performance.Released Tuesday, the Canadian Venture Capitalist Confidence Survey for Q4, 2002 shows VCs

Published on: January 21st, 2003 Monika Rola

IT report shows falling confidence in senior managers

TORONTO --They know successful technology projects can beef up the bottom line, but Canadian IT managers continue to face a major hurdle: their bosses just don't get it.According to the third version of

Published on: January 21st, 2003 Shane Schick

Undergraduate conference lets students see IT up close

Canadian high tech industry leaders were brought together with their future employees at a student run Toronto technology conferece Thursday.Originally conceived as a co-op project by University of Waterloo students, the fourth annual

Published on: January 16th, 2003 Monika Rola