May 2000

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    GPs get free NHSnet

    Lindsay Clark

    The NHS Executive in Scotland is to fund GPs' access to NHSnet, the health service's intranet.

    To align with England and...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Guide spells out Disability Discrimination Act effects

    The Disability Discrimination Act and its implications for employers and suppliers of products and services is the topic for the latest in the successful...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Orange is top for reliability in survey

    Antony Savvas

    Orange has come top in Oftel's annual mobile call reliability survey for the second year running. Around the UK, 97.7% of...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    IT managers question value of e-exchanges

    IT managers remain unconvinced of the value of electronic exchanges in improving efficiency in the supply chain.

    In recent months a number of...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Thinking search system

    Language developer NQL Solutions has produced a search system which "thinks like a human".

    The California-based firm is building a "fuzzy logic"...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Transmeta low-power chip debuts in mobile computers

    Transmeta is to unveil a range of mobile computers that will use its low-power, PC-compatible Crusoe chip.

    The lightweight laptops and Webpads, to...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Mystery fault hits No 10 Web site

    Key interactive areas of the Downing Street Web site were offline last week following a mysterious "technical fault".

    People trying to...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Oracle unveils e-business suite

    David Bicknell

    Oracle will this week ship an e-business suite comprising a string of offerings for users wrestling with e-business...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    £50k to find Java team

    Antony Savvas

    The IT poaching game has taken a new turn, with e-commerce systems supplier Entranet offering a £50,000 bounty for anyone...

  • May 24, 2000 24 May'00

    Demand for IT staff is still rising

    Web and e-commerce skills are leading the way as demand for IT staff continues to grow at the fastest rate since the summer of 1998.

    In April demand...