Tech

Global Trust Bank to enable demat trading online

By : CIOL Bureau

Global Trust Bank Ltd launched its Internet banking services yesterday. According to Executive Vice President P.C. Narayan beginning October end, demat trading of Global scrips will also be possible. The customers can see their demat account statement of holdings for

GartnerGroup Launches GartnerE

By : CIOL Bureau

Gartner Group has announced a new product line for business and information technology (IT) executives who are transforming their businesses through E-business initiatives. According to a release, GartnerE delivers 33 research, advisory and market intelligence services across six areas that

Global Electronic Commerce to launch B2B solutions

By : CIOL Bureau

Global Electronic Commerce Service, a part of the $135 million Global group, will target the `e’ business community through its e-communications and e-commerce technology solutions. The messaging solutions will allow e-mail to fax, fax to e-mail integration of mails from

Compaq, BaaN, Tata Infotech announce ‘Singlepoint’

By : CIOL Bureau

Compaq India, BaaN and Tata Infotech today announced a strategic initiative – Singlepoint- aimed at eliminating time and cost overruns in relation to ERP implementation. The initiative provides customers with a single interface to meet their ERP needs by offering

Intel draws up advertising campaign targeting the Net

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel Corporation has unveiled two new advertising campaigns that highlight the company’s Internet-related technologies. The company is introducing a business-targeted print and Web campaign that will use its logo to promote Intel’s interest in the Internet-related technologies and businesses. Intel

HCL introduces new networking products

By : CIOL Bureau

CHENNAI, September 16 : HCL Peripherals, a division of HCL Infosystems, has introduced two new networking products namely, Winbee 2000 and BeeLink FX. While the former is a Windows based terminal, the latter is 8-port Ethernet switch. BeeLink FX has

Network Associates to strengthen presence in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Network Associates Inc, a network security and management software provider, has appointed Farokh Karanin Lam as the Country Manager for the Indian subcontinent as part of its plans to strengthen its presence here. The company is initially setting up a

Judge dismisses Xerox patent case against HP

By : CIOL Bureau

Hewlett-Packard appears to have won a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Xerox that claimed HP had violated one of its ink jet printer cartridge patents. A Federal District Court judge in the Western District of New York ruled this week

HCL Tech mulls IPO

By : CIOL Bureau

HCL Technologies (HCLT) has decided to get itself listed on the Indian market instead of its earlier plans of listing on the Nasdaq. Recently, Sebi decided to allow infotech companies to offer 10 per cent of total equity to the

eCapital launches solutions for Net-based banking services

By : CIOL Bureau

eCapital Solutions has launched two products for the financial sector which are based on wireless telephony. Announcing the launch, eCapital president and chief executive officer Suresh Rajpal said that Now! Banking was a productised service for the next generation banking,

Aptech to provide ERP services to Yash Birla Group cos.

By : CIOL Bureau

The 800 crore Yash Birla group have retained Aptech as partner for implementing BaaN ERP. In a major step to streamline its operational efficiency, the Yash Birla group has decided to implement BaaN ERP solution at Dagger Forst Tools Ltd

Satyam to pick up stake in IITL of US

By : CIOL Bureau

Satyam Computer Services will buy a 9.06 per cent stake in the US firm In Touch Technologies (ITTL). The board of Satyam Computer has approved an investment of $2.5 million in the equity of IITL, the US company which makes

Microsoft and DOJ wrap up case before judge Jackson

By : CIOL Bureau

This week, lawyers for Microsoft and the U.S. Justice Department had one last chance to argue their case before U.S. District Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson. The one-day court date allowed lawyers for both sides to once again sum up their

Compaq India moving into e-business arena

By : CIOL Bureau

Compaq India is planning to adopt new strategy and also reposition itself by entering into the e-business arena. `Compaq Nonstop e-business’ is about creating solutions that combine four key dimensions: availability, scalability, manageability and security. According to Compaq India Director-Strategic

Informatics launches Cyber Campus

By : CIOL Bureau

Edutech Informatics India Pvt. Ltd., a part of the Singapore-based transnational Informatics, has launched its cyber campus in the country. Called Informatics1, the cyber campus will facilitate on-line learning and certification to Indian students in IT as well as non-IT

Microland launches ITspace portal

By : CIOL Bureau

 Bangalore-based Microland group has launched a technology portal called `ITspace’ (www.itspace.com). The new portal offers domestic and international news and analysis, IT policy and market happenings, live stock feeds, discussion forums and user generated contents. Pradeep Kar, who calls himself

Freedom to express, uncensored

By : CIOL Bureau

Module One India Ltd. a Delhi-based Internet services company, has launched a ‘politically incorrect’ web site. Called www.apnavote.com, the website will be a platform where political parties, journalists, professionals and the common people of India can debate issues, uncensored. The

MTNL’s WLL strictly for fixed line service

By : CIOL Bureau

Announcing approval of MTNL’s tariff request for fixed line service using Wireless in Local Loop, TRAI Chairman Justice S.S. Sodhi, made it clear that the WLL option is only for fixed line telephony and cannot be used for providing what

Nebula appointed distributor for Accton

By : CIOL Bureau

Chennai-based Nebula Technologies Private Ltd. has been made distributor for Accton’s networking products (hubs and switches). The company is involved in distribution of Intel networking products, CPUs and motherboards at the higher-end market. "With Accton, we will be catering to

Shipments of PCs recorded a growth of 40% in unit

By : CIOL Bureau

PC market Q1 good despite political, economic uncertainty IDC (India)’s PC Tracking Program reveals that the Indian PC market recorded a healthy growth in the first quarter of fiscal year 1999-00, despite political and economic uncertainties. Shipments of PCs recorded