Stories by Naomi Jackson and Dana Gardner

  • Local Netscape operations saved at the death by MD's mercy dash

    An eleventh-hour dash by Netscape's local managing director to the US has reversed corporate strategy and saved the company's Australian and New Zealand operations. But a new cloud now hangs over its future in the wake of Netscape's proposed acquisition by America OnLine (AOL). Rob Stewart, Netscape's managing director for Australia and New Zealand, made the pilgrimage to Netscape's Californian headquarters last week to canvass the company's vice president of worldwide sales on the achievements and potential of the local operations.