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SAP to buy Retek for $496 m

By : CIOL Bureau

Aiming to expand its retail software buys Retek which makes software that manages sales, inventory and supply-chain data for the retail industry.

Web Parts in ASP.NET 2.0 — Part 5.

By : CIOL Bureau

This concluding article of the series shows how Web Parts can be edited.

ICICI streamlines reports mgmt with OmniReports

By : CIOL Bureau

With the help of Newgen’s OmniReports ICICI Bank will be able to archive, store and distribute customer statements and MIS reports related to trade finance, retail banking and credit cards.

‘Public-private partnerships key for good e-gov’

By : CIOL Bureau

Technology not all important a factor when it comes to implementing good governance focused e-gov projects, says minister Suresh Pachauri.

MindTree opens development center in B’lore

By : CIOL Bureau

With an investment of Rs 85 crore, the first phase of the campus will have a capacity to house 1300 ‘MindTree Minds’.

MS to launch new version of SQL Server 2000

By : CIOL Bureau

The Workgroup Edition will fill the gap between MSDE and SQL Server 2000 Standard Edition.

ASG Software Solutions opens India offices

By : CIOL Bureau

Starting with sales and technical offices in Mumbai and Bangalore, the company is also planning to open a software development center.

Nasscom sees a growth-oriented budget

By : CIOL Bureau

Nasscom and the industry is however disappointed that taxation issues related to the BPO industry have not been resolved.

Biotech gets Rs 150 cr for R&D

By : CIOL Bureau

Creation of a national horticultural mission with a budget of Rs 630 crore is also in the anvil.

IT industry seeks clarity on duty and taxes

By : CIOL Bureau

While the finance minister has tried his best to please everyone, various issues related to tax and duties are still ambiguous.

Major Indian cities get Rs 5000 cr

By : CIOL Bureau

Acknowledging the glaring deficit in infrastructure, Chidambaram proposed a special purpose vehicle for investment in roads, ports and other infrastructure.

MWAV Toolkit Utility

By : CIOL Bureau

From MicroWorld is an antivirus solution that searches deep into the registry and within minutes detects and removes viruses.

” A progressive & balanced budget”

By : CIOL Bureau

IT industry honchos react positively to the budget, while stressing the need to carry out a thorough execution.

Preview release of Daybreak, coming soon!

By : CIOL Bureau

Says Michael F. Smith, Jr., Director of Technology, BEA Systems, Inc. in a tête-à-tête with CIOL Bureau on his recent visit to India to announce BEA’s alliance with Eclipse.

70,00,000 jobs to be created in IT sector

By : CIOL Bureau

Budget 2005-06 promises a major boost to local manufacturing and increase India’s potential as a manufacturing hub.

WiMax may pose challenge to ‘Big B’

By : CIOL Bureau

Has been touted a potential spoiler for cable modems and other traditional Internet connections, with many operators considering WiMax as a means of expanding networks.

BEA outlines JRockit Plug-Ins and AspectJ 5 Plans

By : CIOL Bureau

This merger of technology is designed to provide a single unified platform for aspect-oriented programming.

BEA to play a leading role in Eclipse’s tech innovations

By : CIOL Bureau

As a board member and strategic developer BEA will lead the WTP Project and has also proposed a new Language Development Tools project.

Oracle announces a dedicated Linux test lab

By : CIOL Bureau

That will provide a rigorous test environment to further the quality, stability and supportability of the operating system.

Panda ActiveScan

By : CIOL Bureau

From Panda Software is a free version of its online scanner that includes Genetic Heuristic Engine and can detect spyware.