Author: WTN News

Gartner, the business analytics firm, predicts that global information technology spending will reach $3.1 trillion in 2007, a rise of 8 percent over 2006. The advance was described as a milestone for the IT industry at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, but analysts cautioned that...

Niceware Healthcare of Milwaukee has announced a partnership through which it can sell its bar-code and radio frequency identification (RFID) software to 45 regional market leaders in identification systems. The partnership was established with the Identification Systems Group, an identification and card-personalization business....

Madison's Promega Corp. has reached an agreement with Amaxa, a German maker of pharmaceutical research tools, to develop cell products. The organizations plan to develop applications for monitoring signals between cells that are hard to reach using stem cells, cancer cells, and primary cells. ...

Information technology executives from around the world received some futristic advice during Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2007 - specifically that in these days of economic uncertainty, it's time to take IT to the next level. Step one is for CIOs to view themselves as business leaders, rather...

A confluence of factors have merged to require CIOs to view themselves not as technology leaders but business leaders. The opportunities to do so, which include having an impact when the economy is showing signs of slowing down, was a major theme of Gartner Symposium/ITxpo...