June 2000

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Xisource launched to help choose outsourcer

    A new Web site is offering IT managers a free service that it claims will cut the time taken to choose an outsourcer by 70%.

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    VW buys up e-content to boost service level

    XML publishing and e-commerce company Arbortext has sold its e-content software to Volkswagen of America.

    The car manufacturer will be using the...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Mix and match ERP systems

    JD Edwards' Freedom to Choose initiative links in rivals' software

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    IT managers sceptical about .net

    Nick Huber

    Microsoft's much-hyped .net strategy is likely to take a generation before business takes notice, IT managers claimed this...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Report slams agency over passport fiasco

    Mike Simons

    The Passport Agency and its IT partner Siemens Business Systems have been savaged in a new Public Accounts Committee report...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Online Land Register aims to cut search time

    The Land Registry has launched an online information retrieval service that promises to help surveyors and lawyers speed up the laborious search for...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Recruiters lobby over IR35 skills shortages

    Bill Goodwin

    Changes made by the Government to the way self- employed IT workers are taxed could lead to a shortage of contractors with...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Symbian to let users view Microsoft files

    Symbian has gone into partnership with Infomatrix to allow its Epoc operating system users to edit and view Microsoft Office e-mail attachments, including...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    UK banks must move out of "dark ages"

    UK banks risk losing customers to internet and foreign banking rivals unless they develop online cheque clearing and reconciliation systems, software...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Tapping law could push work abroad

    David Bicknell

    Encryption specialists battling to overturn the government's proposed Web-tapping legislation are advising companies...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Staff changes to fuel growth at Mortimer Spinks

    IT recruitment company, Mortimer Spinks has announced several changes to its senior management team in an effort to fuel further growth. David Singer,...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Suppliers to fund ASP user group

    Antony Savvas

    Application service providers (ASPs) have agreed to fund a user group to disseminate good practice in ASP projects....

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    BT Cellnet in WAP row

    Antony Savvas

    BT Cellnet has found itself at the centre of a debate over whether businesses will be able to exploit the mobile Internet as...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Bell champions 'mass of new evidence' on Chinook crash

    Tony Collins

    Independent MP Martin Bell has told the House of Commons that a mass of new evidence has emerged over the possible causes of...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    BA automates with UK's largest SAP investment

    British Airways Engineering is investing in excess of £25m in a SAP system to automate the management of its world-wide aircraft...