Tech

Sun leads in Unix server market in Q2: IDC

By : CIOL Bureau

Sun Microsystems leads the UNIX server market in the second-quarter in terms of revenues and shipments, according to an International Data Corporation (IDC) report.

Sonata Software to focus on e-commerce

By : CIOL Bureau

E-commerce will be a focus area of Sonata Software in its future plans.

Metamor opens office at Hitec City

By : CIOL Bureau

Metamor Global Solutions has chosen L&T Hitec City’s Cyber Towers as its largest technology centre.

Philip Yeo joins Infosys

By : CIOL Bureau

Infosys Technologies has announced that Philip Yeo, executive chairman of the Singapore Economic Development Board, has been inducted into its board as External Director.

Wipro to distribute IBM Intel PCs

By : CIOL Bureau

Wipro Infotech will distribute IBM’s Intel PC range in India.

Bangalore to host India’s first technical communication conference

By : CIOL Bureau

The India chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) is holding its first ever Technical Communication Conference at Bangalore on December 3 and 4 at Hotel Le Meridien.

JTM to introduce new pre-paid cards in November

By : CIOL Bureau

JTM plans to introduce new pre-paid card services during November.

Software exports to cross Rs 23,000 cr. in 1999-2000: ESC

By : CIOL Bureau

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Nortel records profit for Q3

By : CIOL Bureau

Nortel Networks said it had a third-quarter profit, from loss a year earlier, as the company had fewer costs for recent acquisitions.

Oracle to set up Linux computer firm

By : CIOL Bureau

Larry Ellison to create a new company that will sell $199 Linux-based network computers.

MTNL may float separate company for cellular operations

By : CIOL Bureau

The government is examining whether MTNL can float a separate company for its cellular operations within the telecom policy without attracting any legal barrier.

Intel denies coppermine production flaws

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel this week denied it is suffering problems in implementing the new 0.18 micron manufacturing process in its microprocessor plants.

IBM unveils “ISP-in-a-Box” for class-C ISPs

By : CIOL Bureau

IBM India has launched a new solution, “ISP-in-a-Box”, for ISPs that facilitates faster and easier deployment of services over the Web.

Compaq returns to profitability

By : CIOL Bureau

Compaq has announced a worldwide revenue of $9.2 billion for the third quarter ended September 30, 1999.

World chip market : strong growth ahead

By : CIOL Bureau

The semiconductor market will post worldwide sales growth of 15% this year as gross revenue will top $144 billion.

“Jammed” … as in britannica.com

By : CIOL Bureau

Millions of Web surfers are getting frustrated by the jammed Web site of Encyclepaedia Britannica, which was been made free of charge last week.

Amazon.com has more losses

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon.com has recorded 100% profits during the third quarter sales. But, the Internet major continued to post losses.

Y2K report submitted to PM, identifies 11 critical areas

By : CIOL Bureau

The National Task Force, which had submitted a report on Y2K to the Prime Minister, has recommended that the cabinet secretary personally review the preparedness of 11 critical sectors to tackle the Y2K bug.

HC stays TRAI’s proposed CPP regime

By : CIOL Bureau

The Delhi High Court has stayed the implementation of the calling party pays regime.

Nasscom launches software export campaign to Europe

By : CIOL Bureau

Nasscom recently held roadshows in various European cities as part of a campaign to boost software exports to that continent.