Stories by Darren Greenwood

Virtualisation promises instant recovery

Virtualisation has been largely responsible for cracking open the market for back-up and business continuity, argues Jake van der Vyver, enterprise business development manager for Lexel (formerly Computer Brokers).

WPF user claims language boosts business

A New Zealand-based adopter of the Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) language, claims its user interface properties is winning the company much more business.

IT excellence delivers across industry sectors

A framework that helps far-flung students learn by combining various communications technologies is one of the finalists in the Overall Excellence in the use of ICT category of the 2008 Computerworld Excellence Awards.

IT delivers trio of health improvements

A speech recognition system that “writes out” medical notes, a tool to frame treatment programmes, for GPs’ patients, and a revamped PlunketLine are the three finalists in the Computerworld Excellence Awards Use of ICT in Health category, sponsored by Simpl.

Young ICT talent highlighted in awards

Web 2.0 technology’s ability to help good causes spread their message is behind one of the two projects that have made it to the finals of the Computerworld Excellence Awards Young ICT category, sponsored by Eagle Technology. The other project involves the use of online tools to aid those learning a foreign language