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Y2K report submitted to PM, identifies 11 critical areas

By : CIOL Bureau

The National Task Force, which had submitted a report on Y2K to the Prime Minister, has recommended that the cabinet secretary personally review the preparedness of 11 critical sectors to tackle the Y2K bug.

HC stays TRAI’s proposed CPP regime

By : CIOL Bureau

The Delhi High Court has stayed the implementation of the calling party pays regime.

Nasscom launches software export campaign to Europe

By : CIOL Bureau

Nasscom recently held roadshows in various European cities as part of a campaign to boost software exports to that continent.

IVL ties up with imc for Internet applications

By : CIOL Bureau

IVL India and Germany-based imc GmbH have announced an alliance for developing Internet applications.

Lucent posts 50% rise in Q4 profits

By : CIOL Bureau

Lucent Technologies has posted a 50% rise in fourth-quarter profits amid strong growth in sales of wireless, data and optical networking equipment.

Intel announces initiatives under Project Vidya

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel has announced two projects under its Project Vidya scheme to promote the effective use of computer technology in schools.

CG-Vak to raise funds for US operations

By : CIOL Bureau

CG-VAK Software exports plans to raise $5 lakh for its US operations.

LG Soft India gets equity investment from AIG

By : CIOL Bureau

LG Soft India has announced the conclusion of an equity funding investment by the AIG

Microsoft, Intel added to Dow 30

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel and Microsoft find place in the prestigious Dow 30 index.

GlobalPlatform to deliver universal standard for smart card

By : CIOL Bureau

New company formed to promote global infrastructure for the implementation of smart cards.

Intel to market Red Hat Linux

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel said it would include Red Hat Linux operating system software with its Pentium and Xeon-based servers.

Netscape co-founder starts new Internet company

By : CIOL Bureau

Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen forms a new Internet company.

NCR drops bank branch service business

By : CIOL Bureau

An ailing NCR has said that it would reduce its staff strength by 4.5%.

Software exports from Karnataka rises by 30%

By : CIOL Bureau

Software exports from Karnataka in the first half of 1999-2000 jumped by 30 per cent to Rs 1,400 crore over the same period last year, said Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), Bangalore director B. V. Naidu.

SISL launches Healthcase Information System

By : CIOL Bureau

Siemens Information Systems Ltd. (SISL), the software subsidiary of Siemens Ltd. and Siemens Business Services, has launched an integrated healthcare information system (HIS) for the Indian and global market

Compaq reports profitable quarter

By : CIOL Bureau

Compaq has reported 23 per cent rise in profits at $140 million.

MTNL Q2 net profit down by 14%

By : CIOL Bureau

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL) has recorded a 14.1 per cent slump in net profit for the quarter ended September 30.

Motorola, Sprint to offer travel services over wireless phones

By : CIOL Bureau

Motorola Inc and Sprint PCS Group, each tied up with partners to offer travel services over wireless phones

Mastek announces record revenues for Q1

By : CIOL Bureau

Mastek has announced 83% rise in revenues for the first quarter ending September 1999.

IT Kids to expand in western region of the country

By : CIOL Bureau

Chennai-based IT Kids plans to open more centres in the Western region of the country keeping in mind the needs of its target consumers of four to 14 year olds