Stories by Dana Gardner and Ed Scannell

  • IBM, Microsoft in race for market

    Now that Microsoft has aired its Web-development plans for Windows 2000 and IBM is about to debut its latest spate of electronic-business tools this month, the race for best Internet-commerce vendor is on and running.

  • Linux gains programmers' support

    Developers may well be the next band of rogues to shake up corporate IT departments by demanding Linux. Particularly when mixed with the Java programming language, Linux is emerging as a contender to win over the corporate developers as a stable platform for building serious applications that can run on multiple operating systems.