Category Archives: Organizations

The History of Yahoo! – How It All Started…

Yahoo! began as a student hobby and evolved into a global brand that has changed the way people communicate with each other, find and access information and purchase things. The two founders of Yahoo!, David Filo and Jerry Yang, Ph.D. … Continue reading

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Oracle officially launches its new core banking offering

18 September 2012 IBS Journal – News Oracle FSS has officially launched its new core banking system, now dubbed the Oracle Banking Platform (OBP). First reported in IBS earlier this year and with a working name of the New Generation … Continue reading

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Allied Irish Banks (AIB) takes Oracle FSS to court

02 February 2011 IBS Journal – News AIB headquarters Allied Irish Banks (AIB) is attempting to recoup around €84 million from Oracle FSS, which was contracted by the bank to supply its core banking software. The bank claims these were … Continue reading

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Allied Irish Bank: When Irish eyes are smiling

      Publication: IBSJ Date: 1 February 2010 (This is the case study of the AIB implementation of which I was Technical Lead as published in IBS Journal – Tarun Rattan)

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The Principles of Scientific Management

(1911) by Frederick Winslow Taylor, M.E., Sc. D. Copyright © 1911 by Frederick W. TaylorPublished in Norton Library 1967by arrangement with Harper & Row, Publishers, Incorporated,by W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10110,ISBN 0-393-00398-1, … Continue reading

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Another point of view…..well said-this story is important for every professionals

  “Do love Your Job But not your Company……………..” Narayana Murthy ( C.E.O. Infosys ) Some, rather most organizations reject his CV today because he has changed jobs frequently (10 in 14 years). My friend, the ‘job hopper’ (referred here … Continue reading

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Long tenure with your employer – What should be done to improve longevity?

  I’ve changed jobs twice in the past. The first job I left was plainly for the greener pastures as I knew there were limited opportunities for growth in that job. I left the second job more on an idealist … Continue reading

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