Stories by James R. Borck

Your best foot forward

The underpinnings of enterprise e-business efficiency are processes such as CRM, business intelligence, and ERP -- each so intricately entwined that untangling them can be as frustrating as a knot in the laces of your canvas high-tops. Often it seems easier to simply cut the shoestrings and start fresh than to risk being late to the game.

Layoffs, shutdowns, cutbacks, depression

In the month before the holiday shopping season begins, there isn't a lot of hope for glad tidings in most merchants. Threats of terrorism are creating concerns for public safety that do not bode well for brick-and-mortar storefronts in the US.

Dynamic delivery

As the movement in open-source development continues to mature, a little-known yet popular scripting language named PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) has been excluded from the limelight.