Tech

Bharat Petroleum wins international award from CA

By : CIOL Bureau

Mumbai, September 10: Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd. (BPCL) has bagged the Ingres Site of the Year award for the current year. The award, instituted by Computer Associates International Inc (CA), into mission-critical business computing, was presented to BPCL at a

UP Government partners Lotus, Cyberspace

By : CIOL Bureau

LUCKNOW, September 10: The UP government is also getting serious about IT. A UP Government delegation in Mumbai assessed the information technology initiatives taken by the Government of Maharashtra, who have undertaken an aggressive drive for IT usage in the

Motorola computer group launches Linux strategy

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 10: Motorola Computer Group (MCG), the provider of embedded computing technology, has announced an unified Linux strategy that will provide its OEM customers with a broad selection of Linux-based platforms, open source software, service and support, training and

MTNL’s GDR float to hit market by October end

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, September 10: Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL) proposed disinvestment of 19 million government shares would hit the market by the end of October. Chairman-cum-managing director S. Rajagopalan said that no decision had been taken on whether to divest part

IT&T gets smart with outsourcing

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 10: Systems integrator and IT services/solutions company IT&T Ltd. has added `Smart Sourcing’ to its portfolio of services. The term, coined by the company, refers to specialized contractual buying (outsourcing) for customers. "Sourcing is a done thing

HCL Insys, Red Hat form alliance for Linux OS

By : CIOL Bureau

NEW DELHI, September 10: HCL Infosystems Ltd. (HCL Insys), at technology integration company, announced that it has extended its ‘Linuxpertise’ initiative by forming an alliance with Redhat Software Inc, the US-based leader in Linux distribution. With this, HCL Insys becomes

Interview – Piyush Patel

By : CIOL Bureau

Piyush Patel outlines plans to turn Cabletron into a technology powerhouse in Asia.

Interview – Amitabh Kumar

By : CIOL Bureau

VSNL’s acting CMD Amitabh Kumar outlines his plans to tackle the growing VSNL dependent ISPs

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