Posts From CIOL Bureau

Global Crossing to wire Asia

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9: Global Crossing Ltd. is collaborating with Microsoft Corp and Japanese Internet firm Softbank Corp to build a $1.28-billion land and undersea telecommunications network in Asia, taking advantage of an anticipated explosion in Internet use across Asia. The

Compuage ties up with LanBit

By : CIOL Bureau

MUMBAI, September 10: Compuage Electronics Pvt. Ltd., a distributor of high end technology products and services, has entered into a distribution tie up with LanBit India, an associate company of LanBit-Allion, Taiwan, into modems and networking products. To coincide with

Logix, Siebel tie-up

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Logix Microsystems has announced its tie-up with Siebel Systems as a Consulting Partner for the Middle East, India and South East Asia. Logix will market Siebel products and provide consulting services for implementation to clients in

Wipro is ARM approved design partner

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : An Intellectual Property (IP) provider, ARM, a UK-based company, has licensed Wipro Technology Solutions to provide Systems-on-a-Chip (SoC) design services for companies developing products based on ARM cores. "As an ATAP partner, Wipro’s Solution-on-a-chip Design Center

Education to home becomes a reality

By : CIOL Bureau

PUNE, September 9 : ETH Research Lab announced that the Content Team at the ETH Laboratory in Pune has created an Education Portal, which will make learning at home through the Web a distinct reality. ETH Research Lab is presently

HP and Dell integrate manageability solutions

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Hewlett Packard has announced an integrated manageability solution consisting of HP OpenView ManageX and Dell OpenManage IT Assistant, for Dell PowerEdge server environments. Dell and HP OpenView customers now receive an integrated management solution that allows

IBM, RiteChoice Tech to tie up

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Chennai-based RiteChoice Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (RTPL), is taking its Spectrum 2000 to the national market. The company plans to integrate the Spectrum 2000 suite with IBM’s Integrated Trade Management System (ITMS), a front office online equity

SGI introduces SGI 2100 server

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 9 : SGI introduced the company’s newest line of midrange deskside servers, the SGI 2100, to deliver enterprise-class performance and bandwidth to the server market at aggressive entry-level price points. The SGI 2100 is the first server

Padmini Polymers opens CD/DVD manufacturing unit

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 9 : Padmini Polymers Ltd. has launched India’s first CD/DVD mastering and manufacturing unit at Sahibabad Industrial area in Ghaziabad. With this launch, Padmini will be able to indigenously manufacture and market DVD’s internationally. With an initial

Molex to launch Molexpert program

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 9 : The connector manufacturing major, Molex, who is also into structured cabling, has announced Molexpert program to train its channel partners and System Integrators. Announcing this, Molex Premise Networks Advisory Director Paul Andres said that 70%

Symantec appoints Joy Ghosh as Country Manager, Indian operations

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 9 : Symantec Corporation, has announced the appointment of Joy Ghosh as the new Country Manager for its India operations. Ghosh will be based in Mumbai and his appointment will be effective immediately. He will head Symantec’s

CIOL becomes a new entity

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Cyber India Online Ltd (CIOL), the Internet division of Cyber Media India Ltd (CMIL), has been hived off as a separate company. CIOL, an IT portal, became a separate entity from September 1, 1999. It provides

Compaq Armada for IIIT-B students

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Compaq India has announced that the Indian Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (iiit-b) has selected Compaq Armada Portable Computers for its students. Every student enrolling in the iiit-b Post Graduate Program in Information Technology starting in

Essar launches pre paid card for one-time

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 9 : The on-off situation for implementing the Caller Party Pay (CPP) regime had resulted in a wait and watch policy amongst the cellphone subscribers leading to stagnation of the subscriber base. To kick start the market

Fedtec to set up a design studio

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 9 : Bangalore-based Federal Technologies Ltd. (Fedtec), is in the process of setting up a design studio in electronic and mechanical design with a broad perspective of "System Design" while addressing the needs of specific areas of applications.

Net ads: Have we arrived?

By : CIOL Bureau

You open a web site and chances are that the most dynamic contents on the page are the banner ads. The phenomenal growth of the Internet across the globe has pushed it as one of the most potential medium of

Sun buys Star Division to enter Microsoft’s Office suite

By : CIOL Bureau

Sun Microsystems has taken a shot at the heart of one of Microsoft’s most profitable product lines as the Mountain View computer maker announced it has acquired Star Division of Fremont. Sun said it will immediately make the StarOffice suite

Tell it to the aliens for $10.95

By : CIOL Bureau

What’s next? That question keeps popping up in the rapidly evolving world of electronic communications. Now, for a mere $10.95 you can send an e-mail message of up to 1,000 words to aliens who may be listening from somewhere out

VSNL commits internet super highway nodes by January 2000

By : CIOL Bureau

In a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed for the year 1999-2000 between the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited (VSNL), the latter has committed to establish and commission internet super highway nodes by January 2000. These super

Maars Soft declares 1:1 bonus issue

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 8: The board of directors of Maars Software International Ltd. has decided to issue bonus shares in the ratio 1:1. The equity base will double to Rs 14.36 crore. At a board meeting held on the 6th of