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OICL Insurance Policies to go Online
by Muntazir Abbas    Apr 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Oriental Insurance Company, which recently implemented a core insurance solution across all its branches, is set to launch a dedicated portal. OICL has also invited tenders for setting up call centers for handling processes. Oriental...
We Will Take IT to Rural India: JD(U)
by Muntazir Abbas    Apr 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
JD (U) - which has a major presence in the rural and backward areas of Bihar, Jharkhand and Karnataka - is serious about taking technology to villages, says S. C. Tyagi , former Lok Sabha member and secretary general of JD (U) Joining the...
Is Cloud Computing Overhyped?
by Sonal Desai    Apr 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Barely has a section of India Inc. given nod to the cloud computing technology, a bigger cloud has emerged which can put efforts of cloud computing vendors in jeopardy. We are talking about a recent McKinsey report that calls the entire...
Desktop-Linux Can Shape Enterprise Cost
by Prabhu Ram    Apr 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
Sidelined as OS only for Linux enthusiasts, Desktop-Linux today seems to find more compelling reason into enterprises. Speaking to CXOtoday, Prakash Advani, partner manager at Ubuntu, said, "Unlike other Linux distros more focused on...
Infosys Adds 37 New Customers in Q4
by Manu Sharma    Apr 15, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Infosys Technologies and its subsidiaries have added 37 new clients during the fourth quarter to increase the number of clients to 579 during the last fiscal. However, the net customers addition is down from 170 recorded in fiscal 2007-08 to...
Tech Mahindra Buys Satyam But At Whose Cost?
by Manu Sharma    Apr 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Tech Mahindra has finally acquired the fraud-ridden Satyam Computers but at whose cost? The buyout is expected to put tremendous pressure on the operations due to interest payments and borrowings of the company. More ever, the IT services...
MindTree Rules Out Layoff of 'Minds'
by Manu Sharma    Apr 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Unlike IT majors TCS, Infosys, and Wipro,  MindTree Ltd, a global IT and R&D services company, will not layoff even a single employee (minds), said COO N. S. Parthasarathy. IT companies are currently among the largest sectors...
Need to Look Into Future: Brocade
by Sonal Desai    Apr 12, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Brocade, one of the majors in networking space, plans to launch integrated products (with those from Foundry) in India, next month onwards. While the two companies have integrated engineering, marketing and finance organizations, the...
'SIP Usage Leads to Higher Customer Satisfaction'
by Muntazir Abbas    Apr 09, 2009
Category : Interviews
Technology : Infrastructure
Samir Gulve, chairman & managing director, and Ritesh Jayswal, chief sales enablement officer, Avaya India speak about the economic downturn and cost efficiency as well as Avaya's intelligent communications solutions in an interaction with...
TNT to Implement Green Technologies at Data Center
by Manu Sharma    Apr 09, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
TNT, the global express delivery services company as part of the upgradation program will be deploying HP green technologies at its data centers in Bangalore.HP TNT s global IT vendor, will help the company address green IT needs through...