LSG Sky Chefs, a subsidiary of German national airline Lufthansa, is the
world's leading provider of integrated in-flight services solutions from
catering, provisioning, equipment, and retail to comprehensive in-flight
management services. With 30,000 employees working at over 200 locations in
48 countries, LSG Sky Chefs serves more than 270 airlines.
The loading requirements differ for each individual flight and are sometimes
subject to drastic changes until shortly before departure. The highest degree
of flexibility is therefore of paramount importance. The company needed a new
centralized software application to ultimately control the complete chain of
catering processes, from preparing and arranging items at Customer Service
Centers to in-flight passenger service.
The application developed by LSG Sky Chefs is based on a centralized data ... (more)
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has set Jan. 7 as the launch date for his
open-source search project, dubbed Wikia Search. According to the Washington
Post Wales, who has described Yahoo! and Google as opaque services that don't
explain how results are arrived at, says the project will allow technology
enthusiasts to help filter sites and rank search results, using a community
model akin to that of Wikipedia.
Wales's contention is that search needs to be reinvented, freeing "the
judgment of information from invisible rules inside an algorithmic black
As previously reported, f... (more)
01/12/2008 - Brad Wery announced his new website: www.PowerToTheBuilder.com.
The site offers a variety of GUI components to help you change the look of
the software you create with PowerBuilder. Adding any of the following to
your PowerBuilder application will give it an instant and much-needed
Outlook ShortcutBar XP ListBar Button ListBar Gradient Header Tab Control
Toolbar Strip Custom Static Text
PB Code Analyzer 4.4
01/03/2008 - Ecocion, Inc. (the new name of Ascension Labs), released version
4.4 of PB Code Analyzer. The new version ... (more)
(November 20, 2003) - Sybase, Inc. has announced its Unwired Enterprise
initiative, focused on solutions to help organizations effectively manage and
mobilize data, and give people access to business-critical information
anytime, anywhere. Sybase’s market dominance in mobile database and
middleware and its expertise in data management and integration technology is
empowering organizations today to achieve the potential of the Unwired
Enterprise. Sybase and Intel are driving Unwired Enterprise education through
developer training programs nationwide.
"Business models are literally... (more)
Computer Technology Inc. (CTI) has introduced conversion services for
migrating PowerBuilder applications to the J2EE platform "at a fraction of
the cost and effort of full-blown application development," the company says.
CTI's approach "combines the benefits of true J2EE with the look-and-feel of
(customers') client/server applications," the company says, while
"significantly (reducing) cost and development time by extensive use of
CTI ensures seamless deployment on any J2EE Application Server, including
WebSphere, WebLogic, Tomcat/JBoss, Jrun, EAS, and IIS as well.... (more)