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SAP seen lifted by strong U.S. sales

By : CIOL Bureau

Cost cutting helps the software maker achieve $1.03 b in sales; But with the market in a jumpy mood due to fears of an impending war, the company offered no forecast for the next quarter.

Hughes takes satellite broadband solutions to enterprises

By : CIOL Bureau

Targets revenues of Rs. 40 cr from SME sector by 2005 and seeks to appoint 50 partners across India by March 2003.

Record companies face web hack, Kazaa countersuit

By : CIOL Bureau

The counter-suit against record companies accuses them of violating antitrust laws and promoting their own online systems. The RIAA, which was instrumental in eliminating napster, has suffered an attack on its website, forcing to offline.

Hitachi to foray into mid-range storage space

By : CIOL Bureau

Plans to strengthen its channel base by appointing new channel chiefs and offering new schemes to the channel partners.

BSNL conducts study to improve manpower usage

By : CIOL Bureau

Attempts to live up to its corporate image and improve the effectiveness of its functional positions but there is unlikely to be any retrenchments.

Apple cuts prices on Power Macs, display screens

By : CIOL Bureau

Offers all-time low prices for the Power Mac G4 in the wake of fierce competition from Dell and sluggish demand.

Mistral forays into WLAN design services

By : CIOL Bureau

Enters into an alliance with Atheros communications to form Atheros Authorized Design Center that would provide design services around industry-standard wireless technologies.

CMC wins branch automation order from Central Bank

By : CIOL Bureau

The bank has chosen its long-standing partner CMC for implementing total
automation of its 300 branches across the country.

CMC wins branch automation order from Central Bank

By : CIOL Bureau

The bank has chosen its long-standing partner CMC for implementing total
automation of its 300 branches across the country.

Hacker insurance market to flourish

By : CIOL Bureau

Stung by recurring attacks by various viruses and worms such as the slammer worm, Hacker insurance might soon become a necessity because achieving total Internet security seems to be a near impossibility.

Hutch heats up the telecom battle

By : CIOL Bureau

Launches HutchWorld and MMS services across all its networks. Subscribers whose handsets are MMS- enabled can access their mail and various Java games.

PDA sales slump due to low corporate demand

By : CIOL Bureau

Reassessment of technology spending plans by enterprises sees slack PDA sales. The corporate market contributes to only 30% of PDA sales.

Gates inaugurates IIT’s golden jubilee celebrations

By : CIOL Bureau

Speaks of “the next wave and opportunities for IITs”; The celebrations attracted 2300 IIT alumni from all over US, including the likes of Vinod Khosla.

Demolition drive at Nehru Place

By : CIOL Bureau

The largest IT hub in India is witnessing a major demolition drive, apparently to curb illegal shop owners and sale of pirated goods.

Avance launches ‘PC upgrade’ card

By : CIOL Bureau

Enables obsolete computers to run according to current standards resulting in lower TCO of IT infrastructure.

ISPs now clamor for termination charge

By : CIOL Bureau

Demand their share of flesh after reduction of pulse rates, which, they say will reduce average browsing time from 1 hr 10 min to 40 min, directly impacting their revenues.

Sify to launch high-speed, carrier class networks

By : CIOL Bureau

All set to deploy tier 1 networks, which can process 40 million packets per sec per node, for the corporate segment.

AT&T Wireless to provide Wi-Fi in hotels, airports

By : CIOL Bureau

Enters into an agreement with Wayport Inc to provide high-speed, wireless web access in airports and hotels, but subscribers would have to pay separately for this facility.

CyberAstro plans a slew of online offerings

By : CIOL Bureau

Launches services such as sales of precious gems, spiritual tours, books and devotional CDs.

VisualSoft Q3 net profit jumps 51%

By : CIOL Bureau

Posts net profit of Rs 8.36 cr as compared Rs 5.53 cr profit last year, over the same quarter.