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Cable industry takes a slice of the broadband market

Posted February 12, 2001 - 2:18 pm

DESPITE A DSL SURGE last year, high-speed cable has managed to hold on to an early lead over its broadband  

Outsourcers go big

Posted February 12, 2001 - 2:11 pm

THE DOT-COM INDUSTRY has certainly left an imprint on the stock market, job market, and IT investment and implementation  

JOB TITLES: App development manager

Posted February 12, 2001 - 2:07 pm

From ERP (enterprise resource planning) to e-business implementations, application development managers with Web application and project planning skills are still in  

Next generation of Web site interfaces

Posted February 12, 2001 - 2:06 pm

WITH MOST ORGANIZATIONS now past the Wild West days of the Internet, many of them have begun to rethink their Web site strategies, focusing on long-term  

Online success demands focused marketing and branding

Posted February 12, 2001 - 1:53 pm

To build a successful online business, technology must work hand in glove with a focused marketing and branding  

3-D, simulation technologies add another dimension to e-business

Posted February 12, 2001 - 1:38 pm

Virtual reality video games may have snagged most of the 3-D and simulation spotlight, but a steadily growing interest in using the graphics technologies for business has many companies looking to loosen the entertainment world's hold on the best simulation  

Staples signs on to Web kiosk bandwagon

Posted February 12, 2001 - 1:33 pm

LATCHING ON TO an emerging trend for click-and-mortar companies, Framingham,  

Managing your own career

Posted February 12, 2001 - 1:27 pm

It's fast becoming an axiom in the computer technology field that getting ahead requires getting  

Increasing in-house feedback

Posted February 12, 2001 - 12:47 pm

SPENDING MONEY ON formal employee surveys isn't the only option for gathering employee  

It is not always about money

Posted February 12, 2001 - 12:40 pm

Ethan Zuckerman is on a  

A close second

Posted February 12, 2001 - 12:29 pm

WHEN PATRICIA TODUS became associate vice president of information technology at Northwestern University, in Evanston,  

AT&T posts expected fourth-quarter loss

Posted February 12, 2001 - 12:12 pm

AT&T ANNOUNCED ON Monday a loss of  

Akamai, Digital Island will square off in court

Posted February 12, 2001 - 11:46 am

Content distribution service provider Digital Island is preparing to fight in federal court next week against an injunction request filed by its competitor, Akamai Technologies, in the continuing battle over content delivery  

Startup company Telleo creating Internet-based community 'cyberhoods'

Posted February 12, 2001 - 11:30 am

EVERYONE IN THE United States with phone service can have his or her own free Web site, thanks to Telleo, a San Jose,  

Optional illusions

Posted February 12, 2001 - 11:23 am

Stock options are the grease that keeps the wheels of our New Economy  

Verizon will cut 10,000 jobs

Posted February 12, 2001 - 11:22 am

VERIZON WILL CUT 10,000 jobs, mostly through attrition, and will cut costs by slashing employee overtime and the use of outside contractors, the company said Wednesday during an analyst  

WorldCom fourth-quarter financials match expectations

Posted February 12, 2001 - 11:18 am

WorldCom matched Wall Street expectations Thursday, announcing fourth-quarter consolidated revenue of  

Napster decision due Monday

Posted February 10, 2001 - 9:20 am


Project management: An special report

Posted February 9, 2001 - 8:49 pm

Ever feel that project management is like running a three-ring circus? In most cases, you've got a monumental task, an unmotivated team, scattered resources, limited time and lots of  

Build a precedence network

Posted February 9, 2001 - 7:07 pm

Last column I laid out some of our motivation in structuring a work breakdown structure (WBS) into a project  

Translate your plan into action

Posted February 9, 2001 - 6:40 pm

If you haven't read my piece Plan your project the right way on how to put together a good work breakdown structure (WBS), you might want to check that out

Sprint boosts ATM offerings to support ION service

Posted February 9, 2001 - 6:07 pm

Sprint ATM customers got a double enticement last week -- a voice-over-ATM service that lets them push data as well as voice traffic over one line and a service-level agreement guaranteeing a restored network connection within four hours of an  

College Hiring: It pays to look before you leap

Posted February 9, 2001 - 5:55 pm

Evidence suggests that hiring activity on the nations' college campuses this Spring will be even more frenetic as companies that previously spurned college grads for more experienced candidates find they must explore  

ComNet 2001 reporters' notebook

Posted February 9, 2001 - 4:52 pm

Here is a sampling of sights seen and words heard around the show last week: Puppets and dragons and dinosaurs, oh my Hands down the most popular booth giveaway items at the show were plastic "walk-a-pet"  

Ariba's purchase of Agile poses challenge

Posted February 9, 2001 - 4:41 pm

Communication between manufacturers and suppliers exchanging product design information is generally hit-or-miss at  
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