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Aptech-SSI Merger: Hidden Meanings

By : CIOL Bureau

Aptech’s acquisition of SSI’s education business has to go through an acid test, as it gears to pose as a threat to NIIT.

Be scrupulous in visa issues: Shourie

By : CIOL Bureau

Says that all issues against outsourcing would be raised with US authorities.

VSNL zeros in on traffic and volumes

By : CIOL Bureau

Looks at calling cards as a trump card that would bring back volumes and revenues for the company.

Tihar’s tryst with computers

By : CIOL Bureau

Indeed a moment of glory for the jail, as 25 inmates completed a 6 month computer fundamentals course.

Students cheer as IT majors take freshers

By : CIOL Bureau

This college in Kerala has seen good placements from IT majors like Wipro, Infy and TCS.

Tech execs sell shares, investors cautious

By : CIOL Bureau

Experts say the selling of shares could just mean diversifying assets.

Apple rectifies iTunes sharing feature

By : CIOL Bureau

Plugs a software hole in its Rendezvous music sharing that allowed song swapping.

Microsoft revamps MSN strategy

By : CIOL Bureau

Analysts say it could convert MSN Internet services arm into a software and services business, rather than an Internet service provider that competes head on with AOL.

Dishnet,TTSL tie-up for Internet

By : CIOL Bureau

Under the terms of the deal, Dishnet would provide DSL access to TTSL subscribers.

TVSE comes back with modified Proton

By : CIOL Bureau

TVS Electronics Ltd Printers Group Product Manager Mahadevan NV speaks on Proton’s acceptance in the market and the company’s phased launch plans for India.

Newgen on an expansion mode

By : CIOL Bureau

Aims to capture 40 % of the document management and business process management market this year.

Cherrysoft enters BPO space, unveils Aim

By : CIOL Bureau

Aim, a core marketing application is a part of the company’s BPO program called Swift.

Music wins over legal problems

By : CIOL Bureau

As more and more PC music deals are seen breaking new legal ground.

Oceans Connect plans more contact centers in India

By : CIOL Bureau

With one contact center in Pune already, it is planning to build five more in the next two years.

Is the Govt ready to face the SCO threat?

By : CIOL Bureau

The Indian Govt seems unperturbed by the SCO-IBM spat and the President swears by open source. The big question is: Is India ready to face the unlikely event of a SCO victory?

Intel President coming to India

By : CIOL Bureau

Plans visits to Mumbai and Bangalore during the second week of June.

AOL, Microsoft settle for $750 m

By : CIOL Bureau

Ends the 16 month long anti-trust dispute between the two companies.

Videocon to acquire PC Slate tech

By : CIOL Bureau

The Rs 5,000 crore Videocon Group is set to acquire the technology for Asia`s first tablet PC kind of device – PC Slate

‘Oracle, BEA make a good pair’

By : CIOL Bureau

Analysts say this strong duo can give IBM a run for its money.

US cuts down H-1B visas for Indians

By : CIOL Bureau

In a move to curb the rising
number of Indians in the US IT sector.