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Microsoft's CAPTCHA System Breached, Yet Again
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Feb 18, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Spammers have once again ramped up the siege on Microsoft's Live Hotmail services, by busting Microsoft's latest, redesigned CAPTCHA system. Near the end of 2008, Microsoft reworked its CAPTCHA authentication, attempting to prevent...
Nivio-Airtel in Low-Cost Computing Venture
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Feb 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
Utility computing company - Nivio has come out with a new product that could be the first step in bringing cloud computing closer to the end user. In partnership with Bharti Airtel and Microsoft, they have launched a virtual desktop for the...
Softlink Releases 'Cross-vertical' Product
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Jan 29, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Software product developer - Softlink, is currently looking to spread its wings and cross-vertical expansion is just part of their plans. Till now, the company has focused on the logistics, import, export, and transport industry. The company...
Was Satyam Just Plain Unlucky?
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Jan 08, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
India's fourth largest IT major - Satyam's run of bad luck came to a head yesterday with founder and chairman - Ramalinga Raju's admittance that balance sheet statements had been falsified. Now that thing have become clearer (or muddier,...
CXO's Choice: Cloud Computing, IPTV
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Dec 30, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
In our year end survey, most of the CXOs we interacted with named virtualization as the technology to watch for in 2009. However, there are a few more that deserve an honorable mention. In this article we talk about what it means for these...
Review 2008: The Major Acquisitions Part I
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Dec 29, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
HP's acquisition of EDS  HP has ever been the one for making high-profile acquisitions (read HP s acquisition of Compaq in 2002, which is still the largest deal ever made in the technology industry). Hence it came as...
BFSI Says S for Security in 2009
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Dec 24, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
It has been an eventful year and we do not mean only technology-wise. The business community has witnessed major acquisitions, path breaking new trends started to became mainstream, and just as the year was ending, it was marred by a global...
The Indian CTO: Managing the IT Symphony
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Nov 24, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
President-elect Barack Obama is not one to let the grass grow under his feet. Weeks after he won the Presidential elections, he has already announced that America may soon get a government-appointed CTO, a first in the country s history. The...
R&D Major Users of HPC
by Abhinna Shreshtha & Prabhu Ram    Nov 11, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
When it comes to HPC, India has reason to be proud. After all we have developed a computer (EKA) that is ranked among the world's 10 fastest supercomputers. However, is supercomputing ready for commercial application? This is a question that...
"Growth in India may come down by 1-3%"
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Nov 03, 2008
Category : Interviews
Technology : Infrastructure
With the financial instability being witnessed at present, do you expect IT spending and long-term IT investments to be cut down in a bid to curtail costs? Today, the world is much more integrated than in the past. The effect of the subprime...
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