Sun Microsystems continued to place its focus on appealing to the developer community with a recent upgrade to its Java Web Services Development Pack 1.4. The company also announced a new edition of the Sun Java System Application Server 7 for its Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE), which is available in a free download.
Stories by Allison Taylor
Before Bombardier Aerospace even decided to implement SAP AG software last August, the Montreal-based aircraft manufacturing company knew it would need an integration platform to make the deployment seamless across its mission-critical applications.
It didn't come as a big surprise for Linux aficionados, according to an industry insider, when late last week Red Hat announced that it was discontinuing support for its Red Hat Linux 9.
For many university students, the secret to programming code is to relax and have fun, and that might have been the unofficial slogan for this year's 28th annual Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest.
A tiny, yellow icon emulating a closed envelope at the bottom right-hand corner of the computer monitor isn't what makes electronic messaging the marvel of the 21st century.
It remains to be seen whether a decision by GT Group Telecom Services Corp. to offer Canadian businesses free long distance within North America will have an impact on those firms that are looking for a new telecommunications company. At the end of the day, an enterprise's telecom needs are a little more complex than some savings on long distance, according to one industry insider.
ranking Canadian team at the Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) World Finals, which wrapped up in Prague last week.
Building on a grassroots momentum that is starting to develop legs within the enterprise, Sun Microsystems Inc. is beginning to forge a relationship with Really Simple Syndication or RDF Site Summary (RSS).
TORONTO (03/18/2004) - Canadian chief financial officers are feeling vulnerable with the security of their information systems, according to a new survey by Robert Half Management Resources in Toronto.
Using a paper-based system to track orders and shipments across over 400,000 square feet of warehouse space in Toronto and across the country was not proving to be the best option for Andlauer Management Group.
TORONTO (03/09/2004) - In an effort to give earlier access of draft Java specifications to a broader group of developers, the Java Community Process (JCP) -- the official process for defining Java programming standards -- announced on Tuesday the latest iteration of the process and a refresh on the procedures it has traditionally followed when adopting new specifications.
TORONTO (02/18/2004) - IAnywhere Solutions Inc. announced on Tuesday some new developer products that are aimed at improving the development of Web-based applications. It's an announcement that one industry analyst said will put more capabilities in the hands of developers.
Enterprise reporting company Actuate, announced a new product on Monday that it claims will give power users -- or users that perform complex analysis -- a self-service method of accessing information beyond Web reports and spreadsheets.
TORONTO (12/12/2003) - With over 600 new features, including the ability to integrate business applications, manage business processes and a Web Services infrastructure, Oracle Corp. announced on Wednesday the availability of its Application Server 10g.
TORONTO (12/04/2003) - Sun Microsystems Inc. of Canada is not only officially releasing its Sun Java Systems in Canada this week, but the software company also continued its six-city whirlwind trip across the country in an effort to promote Sun's new family of software systems.