Amit Tripathi
Marathi Daily Purchases SAP
Jul 20, 2004
Barring a couple of big media houses, the use of an ERP to automate media businesses is largely unheard of in the Indian context, let alone the use of a branded ERP. But Pune based SAKAL, a prominent Marathi language newspaper, has recently...
Tags: SAP, ERP
Welspun Upgrades SAP
Jul 19, 2004
Welspun Terry Towels is opting for SAP 4.7 as part of its technology upgradation drive to automate more business processes like human resources and warehouse management. Speaking to CXOtoday, Abhay Karade, Head-SAP Practice, Welspun Group,...
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Basel II Drives Banking Investments Into Phase II
Jul 19, 2004
If the first phase of spending by banks was led by the deployment of Core Banking Solutions (CBS) of one or the other kind, the second phase would be governed by heavy investments to meet the specifications of Basel II, according to Dr. V.P....
Om Logistics Saves Crores With Red Hat Linux
Jul 16, 2004
In a laudable effort that has resulted in systematic migration of over 500 desktops as well as servers from Microsoft Windows to the Linux platform, Delhi based Om Logistics has immediately realized a cost saving to the tune of more than Rs 2...
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NetApp Eyes Storage Consolidation Space
Jul 15, 2004
Network Appliance (NetApp) recognizes storage consolidation as the leading driver of its business in India owing to compliance issues which are gradually getting into the financial and healthcare segments. The company expects enterprises to...
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Tata Power Becomes First To Bill Through IS-U/CCS
Jul 15, 2004
Going one step ahead in the process of automation, Tata Power Company Limited has become the first company in South-East Asia to deploy the SAP customer billing and service system -- IS-U/CCS. Speaking to CXOtoday, E.R. Batliwala,...
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Pidilite To Stick Processes With Linux & SAP
Jul 14, 2004
The IT dilemma of maintaining a parallel between business needs and costs is enough to send many enterprise heads back to the boardroom. However, success is always determined on how CIOs can play the fine balancing act, as in the case of...
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IDRBT Sets Up National Financial Switch
Jul 13, 2004
The Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT), a RBI funded research institute, is in the process of setting up a National Financial Switch (NFS). The switch will facilitate connectivity between multiple bank...
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Stonesoft Promotes IPS In India
Jul 12, 2004
Stonesoft Corporation that provides enterprise-level network protection and business continuity assurance, has tied up with Tas Integrators to promote its intrusion prevention system (IPS) in India. Speaking to CXOtoday, Vishwajeet...
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Enercon Enters Cost Cutting Mode; Eyes Linux
Jul 12, 2004
Enercon (India) Limited has embarked on a cost cutting exercise, junking its licensed Oracle database for SAPs freebie. The company is also evaluating the option of using Linux to tone down its IT budget. Speaking to CXOtoday, V.V....
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