Database and Network Journal editorial features 2001.VOL VOL Volume
VOL Volvo (stock symbol)
VOL Verdingungsordnung für Leistungen (German)
VOL Volatile Organic Liquid
Vol Volscan (linguistics) 32 NUMBER 1
CRM-Using The Customer Database E-Procurement ......Companies blindly jump on the. bandwagon
E-Learning Guide to Foreign Exchange-Taxonomies for Business-E-Procurement Service for Bespoke Market-e-Net earns CIM (1) (Computer-Integrated Manufacturing) Integrating office/accounting functions with automated factory systems. Point of sale, billing, machine tool scheduling and supply ordering are part of CIM. accolade for new e-procurement software-BPCS Supports Lean Enterprise-Trial by Website-New MATLAB (MATrix LABoratory) A programming language for technical computing from The MathWorks, Natick, MA (www.mathworks.com). Used for a wide variety of scientific and engineering calculations, especially for automatic control and signal processing, MATLAB runs on Windows, Mac and Library for Visual Basic-Free Macro Cookbook.- Network News :3rd Generation Network Standards-France leads UK in mobile working-Next Generation Network Management Forum-Software AG Supports Soap-Solutions and Interoperability Lab-Web Enabling Embedded Devices---Krone UK Web Site-Single Carrier Contracts Cause Overspend-----Testing and Monitoring Streaming Media-Multicast Software Free Over Internet-New Convergence Solutions.
Curing Website Abandonment.......Cast Systems News: Report on E-Supply Chain--Shopbots Threaten On-Line Brands-etailers Web catalogues of disaster-Europead Incubators to Win-4i Business Platform UPdate-Progress Sonic MQ.
Workers Shop On Line-ICRA Make Internet Safe for Children-Cybersquatters-FreeServe uses MGI MGI Mouse Genome Informatics
MGI Modular Gateway Interface
MGI McKinsey Global Institute
MGI Military Geographic Information
MGI Marine Geological Institute
MGI Policy on the Management of Government Information (Canada) ZOOM Image Server-World Markets EnergySite and Telecoms Supersite-Demand for Internet voting-SAP implements IXOS email solution-Natural Language Search-`Blueprint for Reliability'
IT Sector declares highest number of profit warnings since 1998--Business Intelligence to become priority for businesses-integration Service Takes Off.
Privacy on the Network: Your Rights and Responsibilities.....UKERNA UKERNA - United Kingdom Education and Research Networking Association The Year 2000, crucial in the fight against IT viruses- Love Bug Beaten to Number one Spot by Kakworm-VBS/Forgotten. A@mm,a new email worm.-`Prolin' Worm Demands Users Move to Linux-Top Ten Viruses Reported to Sophos in Dec 2000-Unipalm Launches Brand New Managed Services Initiative.
VOL 31 NUMBER 2
DATABASES & NETWORKS
Maximising Oracle 8i and Designer 6, First Software UK
News: EU Data Protection Laws Out Of Date-Archiving Assessment Workshop Findings-Guide to cutting Telecom Costs-ITU Launches Next Generation Optical Network-Certification For ISP (1) See in-system programmable.
(2) (Internet Service Provider) An organization that provides access to the Internet. Connection to the user is provided via dial-up, ISDN, cable, DSL and T1/T3 lines. Professionals-Silex Comms.Formed Company Performances in Year 2000-Autodesk-Business Objects-Catalyst
E-Commerce for the masses. Commercetest.com
News: 24 hour culture key to e-business success-Silverstream to Support Java 2 Platform-Balanced Scorecard European Summit 2001-Convera Alliance with Cast Systems--SEAGULL to Resell Websphere-GlobalCommerce to Offer Entegrity--Netegrity And Broadvision Alliance-Mobile Desktop-Sybase Enterprise Portal 2.0-Collaborative Commerce System-OpenSTA-Free Open Source Tester.
Strong User Authentication: Solving Securities Weakest Link, VASCO
How dependant are you on the Internet., Wick Hill
News: Privacy Code Protects Internet Users-U.S.Patent Protects Arcot Core Software--UK Companies suffer from Web site vanity-Norton AntiVirus Supports Windows Me-Voice Authentication Solutions. Virus Notes:Magistr:Blends Virus and Worm with Multilevel Polymorphism.
Kournikova Worm Through Net
Patents for Internet Trading and Computer Software-ITU World Policy Forum Consensus for Internet Protocol Telephony-12bp Delays Launch of Video Streaming-Trial for UK DSL DSL
in full Digital Subscriber Line
Broadband digital communications connection that operates over standard copper telephone wires. It requires a DSL modem, which splits transmissions into two frequency bands: the lower frequencies for voice (ordinary Services-Free on- Line Security Check-BUPA Acquires First Dot Com-Clicklocum-Three Email Addresses Per Surfer-Demon Net Launch Servive
OMG (1) See Object Management Group.
(2) "Oh my God!" See digispeak.
OMG - Object Management Group Endorses Model Driven Architecture., OMG Companies say `Trust' crucial to ASP choice-PC Year-on-Year Market Growth only 5.4% for Q4 2000-Adidas Rescue-Data DownLink Expands into Europe-CityPlanner-Sourceforge.net supports 100,000 developers in first year-Centre for Pervasive Computing-Postcode iD- Virtual Business School on web-Psion Guide to Mobile Usage-Staffware eBanking-SearchandMatch and Mediapps Provide IT Intelligent Source-First ITU (International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, Switzerland, www.itu.ch) A telecommunications standards body that is under the auspices of the United Nations. Comprising more than 185 member countries, the ITU sets standards for global telecom networks. Standards Use New Accelerated Approval Process-Alibre Product Design Service Companies must create data storage policy-IP Storage becomes reality-bundled Data Protection for SUSE Linux Customers--Bloor Research `say consider the merits of Sentences'--Quest Central for DB2-Pervasive.SQL SQL
in full Structured Query Language.
Computer programming language used for retrieving records or parts of records in databases and performing various calculations before displaying the results. 2000i Database Engine-Cloudscape in Silverstream Server.
The future of storage is in software,Storage Systems
VOL 31 NUMBER 3
Advance acquires Click Online-Touchstone Acquire Chartland Associates-e2 Comms Europe Record Sales--Foundry Networks 01-I Logix Secures New Financing-Juniper Networks Inc Q1 01-Manugistics Record Q4 and Annual Revenue in 2001-Info Builders Strongest First Quarter-Imatiom Q1 Results In Line With Expectations--Integic Record Q1 Revenue--Internet Security Systems Q1
News: Effective Interconnection Bridges Digital Divide--Converging Voice and Data-Spectael Multilink Integrates Video Streaming..Intra Connectivity Service-ITU Streamlines work in Data Networks-China to Host ITU TELEcom ASIA Asia (ā`zhə), the world's largest continent, 17,139,000 sq mi (44,390,000 sq km), with about 3.3 billion people, nearly three fifths of the world's total population. 2002-SMEs `ripped off by telecoms costs'-Fast Track to growth for telecoms-Butler Report on `Wireless Internet Revolution'.--Brightcom Roadmap.
Global software loses $11.7bn to piracy, BSA 1. BSA - Business Software Alliance.
2. BSA - Bidouilleurs Sans Argent. News: Euro Internet Growth-Developing information strategies to survive the recession--Top 10 emarketplace Services Firms earn 47% of Markets Revenues--Cautious European SMBs-IT Spending in European Banking Sector to Reach $67bn by 2004-Open Source Conference--Euro Business Intelligence Software to reach 50% in 3 yrs-No Correlation between IT Spending and Profits--IT Project Recovery-Rebound Offsets Consumer Slump-Slowdown Won't Last for Long-Outsourcing Main Driver in Europe-Global ASP Growth Study--SMEs Growth Engine for Supply Chain Services--Mobility or Connectivity - Free Forum for Trading IntelleCtual Property.
Core Systems and EBusiness., Wick Hill Group
News: Barriers to B2B (Business to Business) Refers to one business communicating with or selling to another. See B2B e-commerce, B2C and B2G.
B2B - business to business for Finance Companies-Despite Dot-Com Shakeout, Euro Internet Commerce Growing Steadily-EBusiness Cut Could Hamper UK Busines-Integration Projects Time Cut-Entegrity and BEA BEA - Basic programming Environment for interactive-graphical Applications, from Siemens-Nixdorf. Boost Secure ECommerce --Exchequer/Actinic Offer Joint ECommerce Solution-Death Knell for Traditional CRM (Customer Relationship Management) An integrated information system that is used to plan, schedule and control the presales and postsales activities in an organization. Software--Civil Liberty concerns to delay use of all-purpose digital id cards--ISPs one dimensional service-eWorld 2001 Survey Results.
News:-Corporate Portals now mainstream technology-War on Bogus Internet Patents--First New gTLD in 15 Years-25% of Working Lives Spent Managing Email-FTP Planet. corn Records 1m visits-GL WebMail Multilingual.
Is your Firewall enough?,Wick Hill Ltd News: Security Testing Ignored--Survey - AssureAccess Benchmark.
Virus Notes: Top Ten Viruses in May 2001-Virus Hoax Coaxes Users to Delete Files-Trojen Picks Poskets of WebMoney User - Sophos Slates Virus Writing Competition - Cult of the Dead Cow's Peekabooty Browser.
VOL 31 NUMBER 4
A Rising Market and a Short Memory, The Editor Enterprise Data Access Using XML, Information Builders
Book Reviews-Wireless Java: Developing with Java 2 Micro Edition- Java Collections--ADO: ActiveX Data Objects (database, Microsoft, programming) ActiveX Data Objects - (ADO) Microsoft's library for accessing data sources through OLE DB. Typically it is used to query or modify data stored in a relational database.
A New Paradigm For Mobile Computing, ControlForce Ltd News: Mobile Effeciency Drive--Reseller Race For Survival-Anymobile Transcoding Software-Bluetooth Market Shake-Out--Bluetooth Adaptor for Palm-Domain Dynamics acquires ET Voice-GlobalPulse Licence Allows Businesses to Standardise On Single Solution--Siemens and SpectraLink Agreement-DSL Broadband Could Increase Revenue Up To 50%-Software AG Partners MobileFuture IBM Book "Going Wireless"
A Guide To Ebusiness Performance Management (EPBM EPBM Earth Pressure Balance Machine
EPBM Electroplated Britannia Metal )
News: Real CRM Reports Pitfalls & Potential--Leo EBusiness in UK--Seagull Number One Legacyware Vendor--Entegrity AssurePartner Programme--Survey of SME Ecommerce Dispels Dot-Com Gloom---Euro Business Ill equiped for Remote Working
Elton John Internet Concert-Was Broadcast Quality The Problem ?
Email Management Major Litigation An action brought in court to enforce a particular right. The act or process of bringing a lawsuit in and of itself; a judicial contest; any dispute.
When a person begins a civil lawsuit, the person enters into a process called litigation. Threat- NetNames To Offer Info Applications-Progress Software E-Powerment Centre-Only 17% Web Sites Transactional---Searchandmatch Partnership-LINX Membership Unchanged.
A Honey Pot Improves Security, Wick Hill News: Sophos Six Month Summary of Virus Activity-Top Ten Viruses Repoted To Sophos in July 2001-Beware of SirCam-SirCam Breaks Records for Spreading-SirCam Worm Not Scared by Anti-Virus Products--Anti-Vires for Palm OS--Worm "Leave" Spreads as Security Patch To Windows.&)% Of Call Centres Fail To Meet Targets.
VOL 31 NUMBER 5
A Profile of Adaptive Addressing, Coppereye
News:Data Protection Report, Butler Group
Sentences V 4.0 includes Business Rules-Companies losing faith in Dam Warehouses-Aruna Companion Application of Human Genome Project
European Enterprises To Go Mobile--UK Businesses prefers ISDN ISDN
in full Integrated Services Digital Network
Digital telecommunications network that operates over standard copper telephone wires or other media. to XDSL-Service Providers Reduce Costs Using LightworksSECURITY
Your PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) A handheld computer for managing contacts, appointments and tasks. It typically includes a name and address database, calendar, to-do list and note taker, which are the functions in a personal information manager (see PIM). Could Land your Boss in Court,Pointsec Technologies Ltd
Virus Notes: Nimda, How it Works-Blue Code: Worm That Fights "Code Red" and ASS-Servers-Tech Fixes Cannot Maintain Information Security-" Lara".
Using e-Business To Gain Advantage,EEMA EEMA - European Electronic Messaging Association IT NEWS
British Computer Society Established in 1957, The British Computer Society (BCS) is a body that represents those working in Information and Communications Technology ICT. It is the largest United Kingdom-based professional body for computing. Kitemark-The Economics of Information `Knowledge Capital New Alliance For SME Market-Electronics Design Cannot Cope With Pace Of Market Change-Linx Make 2m [pounds sterling] Upgrade To Internet Infrastructure-Golf Instruction Software Uses 3D-Rail Planner Update- IT Training Shop.
QuickAddress Supports Global Websites
Software Sliding Into Recession, Plimsoll plim·soll also plim·sol or plim·sole
n. Chiefly British
A rubber-soled cloth shoe; a sneaker.
[Probably from the resemblance of its mudguard to a Plimsoll mark. Publishing Ltd Company Reports: ACD Systems Q1 2001-Actuate Q2-Embarcadero Technologies Q2-Ipswitch Progress-Lazy Software 6m 1st Round Funding-MAPICS Q3
VOL 31 NUMBER 6
Web Services in a Business System, Silverstream Inc
Impedance Mismatch in Databases,Intersystems Corp. CBAT-Computer Based Analytical Technology,Alterian Inc. Relational Database Failing Internet,Lazy Software
News:Cache 300% Faster-Softek Virtualisation Software--CRM Esperanto
News:Very Short Reach Optics Standard-VC Contact for all Centre Training-Business Alerts on Move.
News: Search for Missing Military NCC NCC
See National Clearing Corporation (NCC). Salary Survey 2002
NCC definitive IT Skills Guide-Comp TIA (1) (Telecommunications Industry Association, Arlington, VA, www.tiaonline.org) A membership organization founded in 1988 that sets telecommunications standards worldwide. It was originally an EIA working group that was spun off and merged with the U.S. Declaration--Survey of IT Spending 2001-IT Costs--BCS Call for IT Incentives -Fragmented Training Market-HP Offer Free Online XP Training-Change Website Theme Style in Minutes--IBM Donates $40m of Software To Open Source-Ygnius Spanish Version-Pirated Software and Hacker Sites Jump More Than 240%-Size and Sector Vital Statistics for ASP Adoption-Retail Version of Mandrake mandrake, plant of the family Solanaceae (nightshade family), the source of a narcotic much used during the Middle Ages as a pain-killer and perhaps the subject of more superstition than any other plant. Linux 8.1-Red Hat Linux 7.2--`Describe' for Borland JBuilder-Organik V3.2.
IBM Privacy Institute-Free Copy of Languard Security Event Log Monitor (S.E.L.M.)-iKey Leading USB USB
in full Universal Serial Bus
Type of serial bus that allows peripheral devices (disks, modems, printers, digitizers, data gloves, etc.) to be easily connected to a computer. Web Token-Security Manager 3.4 Supports FireWall.. 1.0 --`One Click' VPN Technology.
Email Security Testing Zone-increase in 3G Mobiles,Broadband and Home Video-Internet Model Optimiser V.1.5.