Bucking The Trend
Unlike many other software vendors, Business Objects and Crystal Decisions report solid sales increases.
Vignette's Revenue Slides, Jobs Cut
With customer purse strings closely guarded, and those who are buying spending less, the vendor still has a long way to go to reach profitability.
CIOs Feel Undervalued, Survey Shows
Nearly three-quarters of CIOs responding to a recent survey say they don't believe they're the first place their CEOs turn to for IT information.
RealNetworks Ups Streaming Ante
Helix is being touted as the first open-source digital media-delivery platform, and one that could make it possible to deliver digital media to any format, operating system, or device.
OMB Halts Some IT Spending
The OMB plans to review existing IT investments in an effort to find ways to consolidate systems and save up to $200 million in the next two years.
Collaborating On Security
Financial -services sectors and the government have been working more closely than ever on security since the attacks on Sept. 11.
Can IT projects and government requirements be aligned to benefit both security and business goals?
"A billion PCs -- that's a tremendous amount of plastic, lead, mercury," says activist Schneider. "What are we going to do with it?"
Sidgmore Regrets, DOJ Investigates
The U.S. Department of Justice asked a federal bankruptcy judge overseeing WorldCom's case to appoint an independent examiner to investigate potential mismanagement and fraud by the company.
After The Fall
Jonathan Goldsmith, an Andersen alumnus, has launched a Web site for ex-Andersenians to keep in touch.
SBI To Acquire Lante
The announcement comes just days after the professional services firm said it would acquire some assets of Scient.
Pittman Leaves AOL
With its stock price plummeting, the media giant announces a management shake-up that includes the departure of Bob Pittman. It also finds itself defending against a report of financial irregularities.
PeopleSoft Earnings Slip
Including a one-time acquisition-related charge, net income was $36 million, compared with net income of $47.4 million last year.