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ATI chips up graphic processing

By : CIOL Bureau

Its newest line of chips has been designed to incorporate the PCI Express standard, while arch-rival Nvidia has opted to use a bridge between the old and new standards.

Patni plans 1100-people center in B’lore

By : CIOL Bureau

To be located in Phase II of Electronic City, Bangalore becomes the seventh city in India to house the company’s development facility.

SW exports at $4 b in Karnataka

By : CIOL Bureau

Has recorded a unprecedented growth of 46 percent over last year in software exports from 168 software and 5 hardware units registered in 2003-04.

Linux surmounts Windows in global server growth

By : CIOL Bureau

According to IDC report, Linux server sales revenues increased by 56.9% and unit shipments at 46.4%
Y-O-Y while Windows servers revenues were up by 16.4% and unit shipments up by 26.5%.

AMD launches 4 new processors

By : CIOL Bureau

Belonging to the Athlon 64 processor family, it features Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP) capability for desktop and mobile computing.

Security breaches have doubled in BFSI cos

By : CIOL Bureau

A Deloitte & Touche study shows 83% of financial-services companies acknowledge an outside break-in, up from 39% the previous year.

Wipro inks deal with 4 Kuwaiti cos

By : CIOL Bureau

The agreements include application development, IT consultancy, infrastructure related service and awareness programs on Six Sigma.

Infy gets certification for green peace

By : CIOL Bureau

Gets the ISO 14001 complaint on environmental initiatives meet international standards on conservation of natural resources, prevention of pollution and adherence to legislation.

Simputer gets tele-calling support

By : CIOL Bureau

The desi-handheld has outsourced the voice based support to Bangalore based Customer First Services.

S’pore firm to buy AT&T’s Idea stake

By : CIOL Bureau

ST Telemedia along with Telekom Malaysia’s arm is planning to pick up the 33% stake in Idea Cellular for approximately Rs 900 crore.

Infinera to invest $5m in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Plans to double its engineers strength by this year-end and move to a new facility.

TRAI to revamp spectrum allocation

By : CIOL Bureau

The present network will be evaluated against various benchmarks and initial assessments suggest improvement of spectral efficiency to get better results.

Paraplegic student tops PGDAC exam

By : CIOL Bureau

Rajshekhar a 23 year old has beaten all physical odds, topping the PG Diploma in Advanced Computing examination.

US chip firm to invest Rs 225 cr in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Alliance Semiconductor plans to double its engineering staff to 300 over the next three years in Bangalore and Hyderabad.

Get the lights back on with a call

By : CIOL Bureau

The MP State Electricity Board is planning to set up a round-the-clock call center to address customer complaints regarding the Bhopal City circle.

Employees dissatisfied with Microsoft

By : CIOL Bureau

The recently announced cuts to employee benefit plans have resulted in an unusual degree of dissatisfaction amongst its employees.

AMD to add 1000 resellers

By : CIOL Bureau

It is expected to form an exclusive channel club shortly, which will have over 2,000 resellers and SIs as its member.

Wireless threats: Hype or reality?

By : CIOL Bureau

Wireless might be exciting, but it’s going to be a while before the hype dies down and its true potential is understood. Meanwhile, start thinking about your wireless security strategy.

Motorola joins the push- to-talk bandwagon

By : CIOL Bureau

The IMS-based solution enables subscribers to have ‘push-to’ connectivity across GPRS, CDMA2000 1X and WiFi networks.

Mobile show the way

By : CIOL Bureau

The world’s first route finder service that works from a personal computer or a mobile telecom network.