Decision Support Systems Related News - January 2001

January 2001

01/31/2001 URISA explains Destination Lab, an interactive training experience about Spatial DSS. Check release.

01/30/2001 eRoom Technology and CGE&Y Center for Business Innovation's conference envisioned the eWorkplace. Check release.

01/30/2001 Owens Corning Selects InfoImage Freedom(tm) DecisionPortal to Strengthen Customer Service. Check release.

01/30/2001 Comshare announced release of Decision 4.0, its web-based platform for building BI/DSS applications. Check release.

01/30/2001 Call for papers for 2001 DSI Annual Meeting in San Fransisco, CA, Nov. 17-20, 2001. Submission deadline March 1. Check call.

01/29/2001 PwC study finds most large technology businesses do not have an agreed-upon plan for becoming an E-Business. Check release.

01/29/2001 Business Week magazine recognized OmniSky as one of the "Best Products of 2000". See release.

01/26/2001 During the morning of January 25, Microsoft was the target of a denial-of-service attack against the routers that direct traffic to its Web sites. Check Microsoft statement.

01/26/2001 Facilities Management software transforms facilitiesorganizations to e-Businesses. Check release.

01/25/2001 The University of Minnesota identified more than $500,000 annual savings from the implementation of enterprise facilities management system. Check release.

01/25/2001 2,200 delegates to World Economic Forum use Pocket PCs and Wireless Network for information management. Check release.

01/25/2001 The Freedom Group selected Brokat's Java-Based rules management technology to facilitate insurance processes. Check release.

01/24/2001 Business Objects provides online access to one chapter per month of "e-Business Intelligence" book. Check release.

01/24/2001 Fair, Isaac announced availability of its next generation decision engine technology. Check release.

01/22/2001 Saatchi & Saatchi deploy Hummingbird Cyberdocs 3.1 document management application. Check release.

01/22/2001 Study finds organizations with successful balanced scorecardsinvolved high-level senior management. Check for details.

02/22/2001 Management Reports International introduced a Web-based, role-centric real estate management solution. Check release.

01/19/2001 M-I deployed Web-based Cognos Finance enterprise-wide forbudgeting; replaced Excel spreadsheet and Oracle system. Check release.

01/19/2001 Call for papers: ISE2001 Workshop on Knowledge Management Systems June 25-28, 2001 in Las Vegas. Submission deadline is March 26, 2001. Check call for papers.

01/18/2001 SupplyLinks chose NextLinx to support global transportation decisions for its customers. Check release.

01/18/2001 Microsoft selects Sagent to help develop a comprehensive database to personalize marketing campaigns. Check release.

01/17/2001 BizLand is offering its small business members a customized Web Site Building Tool from Trellix. Check release.

01/17/2001 Bristol-Myers Squibb signed contract for Fair, Isaac MarketSmart Decision System. Check release

01/16/2001 Informix Business Solutions changed its name to Ascential Software, Inc. Check

01/16/2001 Seagate Software previewed new Web Analytic Reporting tool: Crystal Analysis Professional. It features OLAP reporting and interactive analytic application creation delivered via the Web.

01/16/2001 Thailand's CP 7-Eleven chose Computer Associates' Unicenter TNG for data transport to support 1,500 7-Eleven retail outlets. Check release.

01/15/2001 Royal Philips Electronics is deploying Lotus Collaboration, Knowledge Management and Business Balanced Scorecard solutions. Check release.

01/15/2001 Staples selects MarketMAX for Web-based, multi-channel merchandise planning. Check release.

01/15/2001 Novell On-Line eSecurity Briefing on Single Password Access Solution, Jan. 24, 2001 (2 pm US EST). Check release.

01/12/2001 Call for papers for GROUP 2001, Sept. 30 - Oct. 3, 2001, in Boulder, Colorado, USA. Check call.

01/10/2001 PictureTel identified 33 early adopters of its PictureTel 900 Series(TM) launched in July 2000. Check release.

01/09/2001 Oracle (R) e-Valuator decision aid received award forservices marketing excellence. Check release.

01/09/2001 Comshare announced that Baker & Taylor Inc. has chosen Web-based Comshare software for management planning and control to replace a spreadsheet system. Check release.

01/09/2001 AdvancePCS reported study to measure value of providing drug referenceand formulary information on Palm Vx handheld devices at the point of care. Check release.

01/08/2001 Lotus and Seagate Software to offer Crystal Enterprise Reporting to Lotus K-station customers. Check release.

01/08/2001 NY Times reports 90,000 doctors have downloaded a free version of ePocrates drug-reference decision support software program for hand-held devices. Check release.

01/05/2001 Codework announced 3-way TANGRAM for Windows - A desktop OLAP and application development environment. Download it from

01/05/2001 Intel's Barrett charts course for "Extended PC Era" at consumer electronics show. See release.

01/04/2001 Cognos lists educational institutions that use its Business Intelligence products. See release.

01/03/2001 Polycom wins Teleconnect Product of the Year for both video and voice communications. See release.

01/02/2001 Call For Papers for the BITWorld2001 International Conference on June 4-6, 2001 in Cairo, Egypt. Abstracts due January 28. See release.

01/02/2001 New White Paper Explores the Technical, Operational and Business Sides of Content Delivery Networks. See release.

01/02/2001 Global Crossing conferencing product recognized for its innovation and ceativity. See release.

01/02/2001 A new book by Denis Bouyssou, Thierry Marchant, Patrice Perny, Marc Pirlot, Alexis Tsoukias, and Philippe Vincke titled "Evaluation and Decision Models : A Critical Perspective" has been published. See email message.

01/01/2001 Call for Papers for the Fourth International Workshop on Web Engineering, on May 1, 2001 in Hong Kong. Submission deadline January 29. See release.