Sonal Desai
SWIFT Eyeing India Expansion
Nov 18, 2008
SWIFT, a provider of secure financial messaging services, is keen on tapping the capital market, stock exchanges, brokerages, depositories, and the mutual funds segment in India. The company has about 100 banks as its customers, these include...
Are Social Networks Feasible for BFSI?
Nov 18, 2008
Web 2.0 is here to stay. Ideas like social networking are seen as a convenient way to keep in touch with colleagues and exchange ideas between peers. But can a sector like the BFSI, which is so touchy on security issues, ever open to the idea...
Untangling Cloud Computing
Nov 14, 2008
Windows Azure is simply about moving all the complexity of traditional software development to the cloud. Microsoft isn't solving any of the problems of traditional software-- they have just taken away its zip code. This is essentially the...
Virtual Reality to Aid CXOs
Nov 14, 2008
Basically, a decision making tool, the virtual reality centers are now being used by the automotive and defense, as also various museums across India. The centers have attracted attention of CXOs in the healthcare segment, said M.M Prasad,...
Mitigating Risk with Database Integration
Nov 13, 2008
The finance ministry has already mooted a proposal to the effect with the registrar and discussions are on at the policy level, said M. Satish Kumar Reddy, director (International Customs). When integrated, the database will enable the...
Security in Patches, Not Advisable!
Nov 11, 2008
In an era where enterprises are consolidating data centers, networks and applications, and are focusing energies to drive compliance needs, content and application security has emerged as a major threat. Users are getting globally...
"Corporate structures are flattening"
Nov 10, 2008
What is prompting the large Indian enterprise to opt for WAN optimization? Today's businesses are affected by new applications, and these applications are increasingly collaborative, distributed, real-time, media-rich, and...
WAN Optimization Market has Evolved, Say Players
Nov 07, 2008
Crisil, one of the largest credit rating agencies in India, has a distributed workforce. The challenge before the company was to improve response time, optimize servers and also centralize data in its data centers and the disaster recovery...
Align Performance and Objectives with Technology
Nov 06, 2008
Integrated talent management topped the chart in a Web-based survey of HR managers in large enterprises (with an employee count of 25,000) across Asia Pacific, conducted by CedarCrestone. Three hundred respondents who collectively...
Sun Sells T5440 in India
Oct 31, 2008
Sun Microsystems, Inc. has announced the new Sun SPARC Enterprise T5440 server with the Solaris 10 Operating System (OS). The server can deliver up to four times the performance of the competitive quad socket servers, making it and ideal...