October 2000

  • October 30, 2000 30 Oct'00

    Former ilion chairman returns to spearhead launch of Asita

    Former ilion chairman Wayne Channon has returned to the IT industry — but steered clear of the distribution channel — by taking on the...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    New switches for e-commerce

    Foundry has released two switches aimed at enterprise users and e-commerce operations as well as a core enterprise switch for behind the firewall, writes...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    National access to NHS Direct kiosks

    Eric Doyle

    The NHS is fulfilling its promise to provide wider access to NHS Direct with the opening of 153 public access points sited...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    MPs fight on for independent Chinook inquiry

    As peers and MPs rally to the cause for a new independent inquiry, former defence minister Malcolm Rifkind is among those to criticise the reasons for the...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    Sainsbury's IT staff want compensation

    Trade unions are planning to press supermarket chain Sainsbury's for compensation for 900 IT staff transferring from the supermarket to Andersen...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    Barclaycard in £40m smartcard deal

    Daniel Thomas

    As part of its commitment to issue smartcards to all customers by 2003, Barclays Merchant Services (BMS) has signed a...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    AMD and Intel price war rages

    Intel and its main rival Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) have resumed a price war on microprocessors in the face of slowing demand in the European and US...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    Corel gets tangled up in .net strategy

    At the end of a year that has seen the departure of its CEO and a failed merger, beleaguered software developer Corel teams up...

  • October 25, 2000 25 Oct'00

    IT man on the 5am ferry as Horizon reaches Orkney

    James Rogers

    Post Offices in two of the most isolated parts of the UK are the latest to go live as part of the Horizon counter...