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Film institute grooms professionals for multimedia – the American Film Institute’s AFI-Apple Computer Center offers seminars and workshops on the ‘moving image computer media’ market – Newsfront

Film institute grooms professionals for multimedia – the American Film Institute’s AFI-Apple Computer Center offers seminars and workshops on the ‘moving image computer media’ market – Newsfront – Brief Article Anticipating a multimedia explosion, the AFI-Apple Computer Center, a unit of the American Film Institute in Los Angeles, offers about 70 seminars and workshops on […]

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Escalate boosts supply-chain visibility – What’s Hot – acquisition of Managize

Escalate boosts supply-chain visibility – What’s Hot – acquisition of Managize – Product Information Lisa Zschuschen Escalate Inc. entered the supply-chain fray with last May’s acquisition of Managize, and is now leveraging the acquired supply-chain management and visibility application technology with the rollout of Escalate Supplier 2.5. The technology behind Supplier 2.5 is also integrated […]

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Distributed drumbeat still a bit hollow – Data Resource Management: Distributed DBMS Technology

Distributed drumbeat still a bit hollow – Data Resource Management: Distributed DBMS Technology – buyers guide Janis Herter DISTRIBUTED DRUMBEAT STILL A BIT HOLLOW The MIS director threw his hands up in the air and exclaimed, “Sure, our databases are distributed. If you see any of them, would you please send them home?” In that […]

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Chicago toddles into town; Microsoft readies new Windows and Windows NT versions – Microsoft’s Chicago operating system

Chicago toddles into town; Microsoft readies new Windows and Windows NT versions – Microsoft’s Chicago operating system – Field Report Elizabeth U. Harding Long a powerful industry influence, Microsoft Corp. will gain renewed attention as its future operating systems come into view. The Redmond, Wash., giant’s fortunes will likely rise or fall based on the […]

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Cross Access Data Delivery System version 2.0 – Cross Access Corp.’s database access middleware system – Product Announcement

Cross Access Data Delivery System version 2.0 – Cross Access Corp.’s database access middleware system – Product Announcement – Brief Article Cross Access Corp., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., has introduced CrossAccess Data Delivery System Version 2.0, a client/server data access middleware system. CrossAccess Version 2.0 allows the user to specify information-buffering in message blocks that can […]

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Don’t be a licensing lightweight! – negotiating software licenses – includes related articles on compliance and negotiation – Industry Trend or Event

Don’t be a licensing lightweight! – negotiating software licenses – includes related articles on compliance and negotiation – Industry Trend or Event – Cover Story Rick Whiting Whatever happened to “the customer is always right?” Perhaps they never were in the software world. In the days of the mainframe and minicomputer, vendors handed licensing contracts […]

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SQL Software Inc. adds to PCMS product family – PCMSVCS version control system and PCMSCTS change and problem management system – Brief Article

SQL Software Inc. adds to PCMS product family – PCMSVCS version control system and PCMSCTS change and problem management system – Brief Article – Product Announcement SQL SOFTWARE Inc. ADDS TO PCMS PRODUCT FAMILY SQL Software Inc., Vienna, Va., has complemented its PCMS process configuration management product line with PCMS*VCS, a version control system; and […]

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The Criteria for Success

The Criteria for Success – Industry Trend or Event Jim Johnson THERE’S GREAT NEWS on the project management front, according to The Standish Group, West Yarmouth, Mass., a research firm that focuses on mission-critical project management applications. Its most recent findings indicate researchers and project managers alike are learning how to become more successful at […]

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Executive moves – News Briefs

Executive moves – News Briefs – Brief Article Marcelo Gumucio has replaced Paul O’Grady, who resigned as CEO of Micro Focus Group Plc., London. The firm also announced the appointment of J. Michael Gullard as chairman of the board, replacing Brian Reynolds, who also resigned. O’Grady and Reynolds will continue as consultants. Information Dimensions Inc., […]

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Friendlier Airports: The Goal of Delta’s Top Technology Project – Delta Technology’s Airport Renewal initiative

Friendlier Airports: The Goal of Delta’s Top Technology Project – Delta Technology’s Airport Renewal initiative – Company Operations Elizabeth U. Harding Delta Technology Inc., Atlanta, is in the process of overhauling its aging technology infrastructure in all of the 150 Delta airports worldwide. One of the goals of the Airport Renewal initiative is to standardize […]