Software development tools

  • November 02, 2006 02 Nov'06

    European ERP firms go bust

    Java-based enterprise resource planning software companies Semiramis Software of Germany and Semiramis Software of Austria have filed for bankruptcy.

  • October 23, 2006 23 Oct'06

    Customisation made easy for Salesforce CRM users has signalled a major change in strategy with the announcement of application development tools that will help users to hone and customise its on-demand customer relationship management applications.

  • October 10, 2006 10 Oct'06

    SAP to boost openness with addition of Java EE

    SAP's pledge to incorporate the newest version of the Java platform in a technical preview of the next version of SAP Netweaver should be good news for users, according to analyst firm Gartner.

  • October 02, 2006 02 Oct'06

    SAP achieves Java EE5 compatibility

    SAP has announced that its NetWeaver platform has compatibility with Java Enterprise Edition 5, allowing users to develop robust Java applications based on the platform.

  • September 04, 2006 04 Sep'06

    Hallam cuts build time with eScript

    Hallam Land Management has shaved a third off development time for a web-based workflow application by using a modular framework.

  • August 22, 2006 22 Aug'06

    CfH “to learn” from nurse disquiet over IT programme

    Connecting for Health, the organisation in charge of the NHS’s £12.4bn National Programme for IT, has pledged to learn from a survey that showed nurses losing faith in IT developments.

  • July 31, 2006 31 Jul'06

    NEC develops multiprocessor virtualisation technology

    NEC Corporation has announced that it has succeeded in the development of multiprocessor virtualisation technology.

  • July 24, 2006 24 Jul'06

    LCH.Clearnet to write off £32m in clearing project development costs

    Clearing house LCH.Clearnet has abandoned its Generic Clearing Systems project to build a single integrated IT platform, after the firm’s latest internal review of the programme concluded that it was not technologically or economically viable to ...

  • July 17, 2006 17 Jul'06

    UK hurtles towards software skills crisis

    Levels of students applying to study computer science have halved in five years, according to the “Developing the Future” report, which examines the state of the UK software development industry.

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06

    Collaboration from ashes of Kinnect

    The closure of the Kinnect electronic trading platform in January has enabled new developments in the relationship between Lloyd's of London's back-office and RI3K, a commercial electronic trading hub serving the market.