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‘Info security threat same as terror threats’

By : CIOL Bureau

Data should be protected in the same spirit as we protect physical assets and business entities, says Albion InfoTel official Vasudevan

Deadline over, telcos yet to start location-based services

By : CIOL Bureau

DoT had set May 31 as deadline for telcos to implement the location-based services norm , but telcos are finding it difficult to meet those accuracy levels proposed in the norm

How can Zuckerberg correct his mistakes?

By : CIOL Bureau

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is no longer among the top 40 richest. From IPO glitches to his failure to monetize mobile users, Zuckerberg has a list of his own mistakes

‘Table games could draw more people’

By : CIOL Bureau

Maryland will have to weigh the consequences of an increasingly crowded market and a potentially addictive product

Outage hits Facebook temporarily

By : CIOL Bureau

The outages came as Facebook continued to grapple with the fallout of its botched May 18 IPO. The stock has plummeted nearly 23 per cent from its IPO price, and numerous lawsuits have been filed in the wake of first-day trading glitches

Disney studio’s new boss is Alan Horn

By : CIOL Bureau

Alan Horn, who developed a reputation for creating hit film franchises such as ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘The Dark Knight’ during his long tenure at Warner Bros Entertainment, replaces Rich Ross, a former Disney Channel executive who quit in April after less than three years

Global enterprise router market down 9 pc 4Q11

By : CIOL Bureau

Cisco gains enterprise router share; North America posts strongest year-over-year gains

Busting the five myths of cloud computing

By : CIOL Bureau

HP argues that virtualization is not the only step to do cloud, cloud is also for business critical applications, private cloud is not that secure, public cloud is not the cheapest and there are more than one way of doing cloud

How cloud changed the concept of data storage

By : CIOL Bureau

At Seagate, we expect 61 per cent of all data to shift to the cloud by 2020, of which two-thirds will be in personal clouds

Watch Disney Channel on your mobile

By : CIOL Bureau

Comcast customers will be the first to make use of the app, which would be similar to Disney’s WatchESPN service, which allows cable subscribers to receive ESPN programs on mobile devices

RIM’s next move? Stay or sell?

By : CIOL Bureau

Jim Flaherty, Canada’s Finance Minister, said that RIM was an important Canadian company and he hopes they succeed in restructuring

Court allows Behura, 5 others to go abroad

By : CIOL Bureau

Accused and DMK MP Kanimozhi has moved an application seeking to visit her state Tamil Nadu on the occasion of the birthday of her father and DMK chief M. Karunanidhi June 3

e2v unveils 1.3MP sensor to offer better quantum efficiency

By : CIOL Bureau

IDS Imaging Development Systems is the first industrial camera manufacturer to integrate the sensor into its USB 2.0, USB 3.0 and GigE camera families

Toshiba intros 32bit RISC MCU for smart meters

By : CIOL Bureau

The microcontroller allows designers to replace the conventional two-chip analogue front end (AFE) and processor approach to smart meter design with a single IC. This helps designers to save in design footprint, component count and system cost

Samsung Galaxy SIII is now in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Priced at Rs. 43,180, the new device comes with enhanced intelligence and a slew of advanced technological capabilities

Ansys acquires Esterel Technologies for $53 million

By : CIOL Bureau

Esterel which is headquartered in Elancourt, France, has about 80 employees and reported revenues of approximately 15 million euro (about $18.7 million) for fiscal year 2011

iNube adopts Windows Azure to strengthen RSBY

By : CIOL Bureau

Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana, launched by Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India, provides health insurance coverage

Global server shipment up 1.5 pc in 1Q12

By : CIOL Bureau

However, revenue declined 1.8 per cent during the same period, finds Gartner

HP intros architecture for net zero energy data centre

By : CIOL Bureau

The HP Net-Zero Energy Data Center architecture integrates energy and cooling supply from local renewable sources, with a novel demand-management approach that allows the scheduling of IT workloads based on resource availability and performance requirements

Internet will be four times as large in four years

By : CIOL Bureau

Two billion networked devices in India by 2016, mobile traffic to grow 58-fold, from 2011-2016, in India – at a CAGR of 126 per cent, finds a new study from Cisco