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The evolution of Windows 2000

The Microsoft TechNet roadshow was in town in May offering a sneak peek at the Windows .Net server family. It's essentially Windows 2000 evolved, with a few new management tools and an event

Published on: May 10th, 2002 Dave Webb

Letters to the editor

Re: Black IT professionals forge global alliances (May 9)I am a member of a non profit community youth organization, reaching potentially 300 black children and young people in a community.I'm interested in keeping

Published on: May 10th, 2002 Readers

Rock gets rolling

Visitors to Allan Rock's Web site are greeted with an image that captures perfectly the tone and spirit of Canada's Industry Minister. With his hair slicked back, dressed in a handsome brown blazer

Published on: May 9th, 2002 Shane Schick

Six ways of looking at a merger

Technology news seldom breaks before 8:00 a.m., bur when it does, I do my best to rise to the occasion.One morning I'd barely gotten in the door when I heard about what was,

Published on: May 7th, 2002 Shane Schick

Tunnel Navision

If ERP is a dirty word in large corporations, Navision is working hard to clean it up.Rumour has it that the firm is in talks with another major software company (read: Microsoft) to

Published on: May 6th, 2002 Shane Schick

Copyright and wrong

Consumers and businesses will be paying a lot more for their recordable media next January if the Canadian Private Copying Collective has its way, and you now have less than a week to

Published on: May 3rd, 2002 Lynn Greiner

Letters to the editor

Re: Government site offers supplier searches (May 1)Unless I have missed it, how about an article on Merx (a.k.a. Bank of Montreal)? It has managed to get an enormously expensive extension on its

Published on: May 3rd, 2002 Readers

An S.O.S. for SLAs

So you’re going to outsource. You've been given a mandate to either reduce costs or improve efficiency and now you've got to find a service provider (or 10) who'll make your dreams come

Published on: May 3rd, 2002 John Saunders

The other Attack of the Clones

I'm a little sick today. Not as sick as yesterday, but a combination of minor food poisoning and damp weather have left my immune system a little weak. I'm still not sick enough

Published on: May 2nd, 2002 Shane Schick

The Compaq worth keeping

Carly Fiorina is probably not spending a lot of time thinking about Canada right now, but I am.News Wednesday that a United States Judge had essentially cleared the way for Fiorina, chief executive

Published on: May 1st, 2002 Shane Schick

The powers that were

No one has any sympathy for monopolies. But on the eve of Ontario's deregulation of its energy sector, we can take a brief moment to admire one.Ever since Ontario Hydro began preparing for

Published on: April 30th, 2002 Shane Schick

The paper tiger who won’t be tamed

A former colleague told me that a professor from Queen's University School of Business would be presenting a research study about document management on Monday. He was kind enough to forward the event

Published on: April 29th, 2002 Shane Schick

Letters to the editor

Re: After Monty (April 25)I totally agree with your editorial about Jean Monty. His departure and BCE's decision to extract itself from Teleglobe is just another example of what a large corporation like

Published on: April 26th, 2002 Readers

Web, interrupted

The technology industry spends a lot of time and money coming up with solutions, but what many of us really want are excuses. Consider this a thank-you note to WorldCom for providing us

Published on: April 26th, 2002 Shane Schick

An indistinct culture

Here in the ITBidness bunker, we're steeling ourselves against a withering attack.Actually, not so much ""steeling ourselves"" as ""shrugging it off,"" at least in the editorial department.About two weeks ago, I received an

Published on: April 26th, 2002 Dave Webb