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What Nortel Acquisition Means for Avaya
by Sonal Desai    Jul 22, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Yesterday, Nortel publicly admitted that it received a $475 million bid from Avaya for its enterprise solutions business. If the bid goes through, for Avaya the acquisition helps them to offer not just enterprise telephony...
Hackers' Gateway to Identity Theft
by Sonal Desai    Jul 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
In order to retain customer confidence and also enable active participation by enterprises, social networking sites will need to ensure more robust features such as password reset protection, cross-scripting, virus hosting, etc A recent...
Oracle to Offer RBI-compliant Security Solution
by Sonal Desai    Jul 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
To enable banks to conform to the numerous security-related compliances mandated by the Reserve Bank of India, database major Oracle is introducing a new banking solution in the next two to three weeks. The yet-to-be-named solution has...
Oracle + Sun = Pressure for IBM Server Business?
by Sonal Desai    Apr 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Having rung many doorbells, Sun's acquisition by Oracle today came as a surprise to many. While the acquisition spells more synergies between the two companies, especially since Sun has world-class, standards-based mission-critical...
VMware Teams Up with Novell
by Sonal Desai    Feb 28, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Virtualization specialist VMware has teamed up with commercial Linux distributor Novell to create software appliances based on Novell's SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) wrapped up in VMware's ESX Server virtual machines. The deal was inked...
Believe in Yourself, Analysts Advise India Inc.
by Sonal Desai    Jan 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Were the recent disclosures made by Indian IT companies to the stock exchanges, a form of pressure let-off?Caught in the fallout from the Satyam scandal, many companies are making public statements even if they are insignificant now, said T.R....
BPO Jitters to Remain Till the Mess Clears
by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 08, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
While the industry, still trying to retain normalcy a day after the scam unearthed, has mixed reactions, analysts said the IT companies will have to be ready to face more client queries, but there is no reason to be nervous.Sunil Mehta, country...
Brocade Strengthens Enterprise Network Portfolio
by Sonal Desai    Aug 06, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
The $ 3 billion Foundry acquisition by Brocade, scheduled to close in the latter half of '08, will give the company a compelling strategic position in the networking industry. Brocade and Foundry products are complementary, in fact...