Stories by IT World Canada Staff

Sierra Systems to acquire Halifax consulting firm

TORONTO (11/17/2003) - Vancouver-based Sierra Systems Group Inc. announced that it is set to acquire Halifax-based Eastbridge Consulting Inc. and its subsidiary Eastech Advanced Development Inc. for an estimated C$6 million (US$4.6 million). Sierra said in a statement that it has signed a letter of intent for the acquisition.

Sun, Siebel keep software rolling

Sun Microsystems and Siebel Systems announced a development deal this week that would see the two companies promoting each other's software platforms.

Sun gets new support for Solaris x86

With plans to extend the reach of its Solaris 9 Operating System x86 Platform Edition, Sun Microsystems announced on Thursday support from 100 new third-party hardware components and systems.