Stories by Allison Taylor

RCMP initiates Nortel investigation

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have launched a criminal investigation into the financial accounting practices of network gear maker Nortel Networks just days before the company is set to release some of its restated financial results.

Written by Allison Taylor17 Aug. 04 22:00

Usability a big feature for Great Plains release

The next iteration of Microsoft Corp.'s Great Plains enterprise resource planning (ERP) software will include over 120 product enhancements focused primarily around manufacturing, distribution and project accounting capabilities.

Written by Allison Taylor19 May 04 15:01

Study: outsourcing trends shifting

A new study has revealed that a number of Canadian executives are more willing to partner and share both the risks and rewards with outsourcers. As well, reducing costs -- while still important -- is no longer the driving force behind a company’s decision to outsource services.

Written by Allison Taylor03 April 03 08:33