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Indian ASP market poised for rapid growth

By : CIOL Bureau

A proliferation of fiber optic networks and increasing awareness
about the economy of costs that can be achieved through utilizing ASP services
will be the key drivers to growth. The Indian ASP market is expected to reach
$43 million by 2004.

Seagate targets SAN market in Asia Pacific

By : CIOL Bureau

Seagate’s wholly owned subsidiary XIOtech Corp. plans to make
significant investments in launching new products and services targeting the
growing Storage Area Network marketplace in the Asia Pacific region.

JP Systems develops SMS gateway

By : CIOL Bureau

The Short Messaging Service gateway, which will facilitate mobile
banking and transmission of information over mobile devices, can connect to any
external SMS Center and is compatible with the CIMD and SMPP protocols.

VisualSoft to unveil eCheque for banks

By : CIOL Bureau

The new banking software will help banks to replace their existing
teller workforce and reduce the cost of transactions made through cheques.

Datapro to set up 200 Web academies

By : CIOL Bureau

Apart from the Web academies, which will offer courses in Web
technology, Datapro will also set up 6 Expert Centers that will offer faculty
and technical support to the Web academies.

‘C’ommand line arguments

By : CIOL Bureau

In this tutorial, let’s take a quick look at error handling in C and also how
to pass arguments to the function main() from the command line and illustrate
this with a program.

Palm Q2 sales narrowly beat forecasts

By : CIOL Bureau

The hand-held electronic organizers manufacturer has doubled its
sales for the second quarter to $522 million from $258.6 million a year earlier,
thanks to a strong demand for Palms from businesses and schools.

Battle heats up over dot-biz Web address

By : CIOL Bureau

Atlantic Root Network, an independent Internet company, has asked
the US government to step in to resolve the dispute as to who has the rights to
license the .biz domain name. Atlantic Root has been distributing .biz addresses
since May this year.

PCCW Indian JV launches Net service in Mumbai

By : CIOL Bureau

Data Access India, a joint venture between Pacific Century
CyberWorks of Hong Kong and SPA Enterprises, has launched a combined Internet
and TV service for both broadband and narrowband users in Mumbai.

DBS recommends buy on Digital

By : CIOL Bureau

A consistent increase in quarterly revenues and the steep rise in
the number of employees, from 479 in March to the present 1,000, have prompted
DBS Securities to place a buy recommendation on the Digital Equipment stock.

Cisco launches Internet security range in India

By : CIOL Bureau

The computer network manufacturer has launched its SAFE range of
products for Internet security, comprising of firewalls, intrusion devices and
scanning systems, device and user authentication, anti-virus technologies and
encryption.

Sun eyes cost cuts, HP delaying raises

By : CIOL Bureau

Has the US economic slowdown begun taking its toll? While Sun has
taken up cost cutting measures, Hewlett-Packard has reportedly delayed employee
salary raises by at least 3 months, again in an effort to cut costs.

Netscape taps into India’s booming software sector

By : CIOL Bureau

Netscape Communications floats Netscape India, which will be a
fully owned indirect subsidiary of AOL, for developing new generation software
products for Netscape and AOL.

Intel to acquire Network Solutions’ consulting group

By : CIOL Bureau

The Network Solutions consulting team will become a part of Intel’s
Solutions Enabling Group, strengthening Intel’s growing capability in offering
e-biz support.

Satyam’s Ramalinga Raju is Dataquest IT Man Of The Year

By : CIOL Bureau

Dataquest honors the Satyam chief for his contributions that went
towards creating India’s leading software and services group. Silverline
Technologies director Dr Srinivasan Ramani bagged the Lifetime Achievement
Award.

Cyquator sets up first pure play Internet Data Center

By : CIOL Bureau

The Internet Data Center will in New Bombay will offer a variety of
services including hosting, storage and backup, managed security and firewall
and a 24×7 helpdesk.

Hutchison, Rediffmail tie up for email service

By : CIOL Bureau

Through this tie-up, all Hutchison’s mobile portal customers can
now access Rediffmail on their WAP phones. Which means, they can now read,
reply, compose, delete and send e-mails right from their WAP phones.

QualCore to get into chip development

By : CIOL Bureau

The VLSI circuits designer which has an impressive track record in
VLSI, ASIIC design, micro-controllers, DSP and USB, will initially manufacture
chips for the communication networks industry.

Nimbus Communications seeks February IPO

By : CIOL Bureau

The proceeds from the Rs 1.82 billion public issue will be used to
increase content for television and the Internet, setting up two more media
channels and the making of motion pictures and music albums.

Oracle will win battle against Microsoft: Ellison

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft is five years behind in Internet technology, says Oracle
chief Larry Ellison, an area where his own company has been pushing hard all
these years. And, this could well cost Microsoft its leadership position in the
software industry.