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BI tools for datawarehousing

By : CIOL Bureau

With enterprises grappling with large and more complex databases, it is becoming increasingly difficult to manage and update databases. Today, enterprises have realized that information from these databases needs to be streamlined to support decision-making process. For this purpose, Business Intelligence tools can help a great deal as they can extract information from a database that is relevant to a department or a user for decision making and monitoring purpose.

Bosch Rexroth goes the SAP way

By : CIOL Bureau

States that, India is one of the first countries that the company is planning to SAP enable as part of its Asia IT initiatives.

Cognizant acquires Dutch firm for $5 m

By : CIOL Bureau

As part of its European expansion plan, US based Cognizant acquired IT services firm Infopulse in the Netherlands.

Subex eyes largest portion of telecom pie

By : CIOL Bureau

Enters China by setting up a sales and support office for its products RevMax, Ranger and INcharge.

Satyam bags Asean’s biggest airport order

By : CIOL Bureau

The $8 million order translates to design, development and integrating airport information management systems for the New Bangkok International Airport.

Excise management software from Wendt Soft

By : CIOL Bureau

Offers solutions to excise related problems by automating the process from purchase to dispatch.

Windows vs Linux: Limitations of TCO analysis for IT decisions

By : CIOL Bureau

In reaction to the Microsoft-sponsored IDC study over the Windows Vs Linux OS environments, Giga refutes the study saying that attempts to compare Windows 2000 with Linux is akin to comparing Coca-Cola with fruit juices.

Enterprise Linux 3 in India by Dec end

By : CIOL Bureau

Red Hat promises to extend the value of open source beyond the operating system further up the solution stack to address all aspects of an enterprise.

Outsourcing is inevitable: Vajpayee

By : CIOL Bureau

“If people cannot go to where the business is, business will eventually come to where the people are,” said the Prime Minister, at the India-EU Business Summit.

HP aims to acquire Digital GlobalSoft

By : CIOL Bureau

The company holds 50.6 percent shares of Digital, after it took over Compaq Computer and has plans to buy the remaining 49 percent.

Pirated new Windows @ $1.58

By : CIOL Bureau

The new version of Windows, code named “Longhorn”, is sold at dirt-cheap rates in the gray market of Asia before its official release, slated after 2005.

Universal license within 6 months

By : CIOL Bureau

Automatic authority regime would give every telecom operator, a chance to provide as many services as possible, according to IT minister Arun Shourie

Yash acquires US company

By : CIOL Bureau

GCS, re-christened Genesis, is to provide small and midsize businesses with a single source for sales support and services for SAP solutions.

Aptech to train Oracle ready pros

By : CIOL Bureau

Select Aptech centers will offer training for four Oracle exams leading to Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) and Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) certifications.

Nokia bags $70 m Russian deal

By : CIOL Bureau

According to the agreement, Nokia will supply a complete GSM system with EDGE-capable base stations, GPRS, and GSM core network equipment to Vimpelcom.