Smith Barney Slows Installation Of IDS Investment Manager II Pending System Review


A planned installation of Integrated Decisions Systems Inc.'s Investment Manager II portfolio management system at Smith Barney Capital Management (SBCM) has been put on hold pending a review of the system and the IBM RS/6000 workstation it was slated to run on at the firm. SBCM had been set to go ahead with the implementation, which was part of a larger plan to run trading and fund management applications on the IBM RS/6000 platform.

SBCM is a unit of Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co., itself