Stories by Jeanne-Vida Douglas

Gartner urges IPO patience

During a media preview of the themes and predictions to be revealed at Gartner's E-Business 2000 conference to be held this week, Gartner's senior vice president of Asia-Pacific operations, Bob Hayward, urged capital-starved startups to refrain from racing to IPOs. Instead Hayward argued in favour of the stabilising effects of a non-listed growth period.

The centralised approach

Bruce Davis the Asia/Pacific information technology director at Unisys reports that given the size and international scope of the company, the development of a centralised standardised internal security structures has been possible.

LinuxPlaza dons the Red Hat

Linux retailer and support provider LinuxPlaza has snared a deal to become Australia's first certified Red Hat reseller.

New Visual Partnerships

Visual media manufacturers SGI and Intergraph have joined forces and amalgamated product lines.