TITLE

World Bank leans on Web for collaboration

AUTHOR(S)
Fontana, John
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Network World;08/21/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the World Bank's launch of a Web portal designed to capture and publish the intellectual capital it generates through its Staff Exchange Program. Use of Microsoft's Exchange 2000 for the foundation of the project; Outsourcing of hosting of the portal's infrastructure and applications to Data Return; Program manager Pauline Ramprasad's comments on getting the private sector thinking into the Bank. INSET: Briefs..
ACCESSION #
3509790

 

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