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Ex-SAP CEO Joins Wipro Board
by CXOtoday Staff    Sep 22, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Dr Henning Kagermann, ex-CEO of SAP, is joining Wipro's board of directors.Welcoming Kagermann to the board, Azim Premji, chairman of Wipro said, "We are delighted to welcome Dr Kagermann to our board. He brings in a unique combination of...
Microsoft gets Reprieve in MS Word Case
by CXOtoday Staff    Sep 04, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
In a not unexpected move, a federal appeals court has given in to Microsoft's request for a stay order on an earlier injunction that would have barred the software giant from selling some versions of MS Word from October 10 onwards. The...
Next Gen Windows Phones Coming Oct 6
by CXOtoday Staff    Sep 04, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Even as new ally Nokia readies its first foray in the PC space, Microsoft has announced that a new breed of smart phones running on its next generation OS Windows Mobile 6.5, will be out in the market as early as next month.The new Windows...
IBM Launches Competition for Businesses
by Abhinna Shreshtha    Aug 31, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
IBM has started a competition for its business users, to determine the most innovative and efficient use of applications developed on its software. Entries for 'The Great Mind Challenge for Business' are already open with the finalists to be...
Tags: IBM, Software
AVG Goes the Retail Way
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
AVG Technologies will be making its various anti-virus suites in several large format retail stores in India. Operating in India through its master distributor -- Milestone Interactive, AVG products will now be available at retail outlets such...
Indian Railways Gets 'Smart', to Roll Out ATVMs
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
The Indian Railways has selected NXP Semiconductor's chip technology to drive its contactless smart cards for the automation fare collection system set to be rolled out across five Indian cities...
Tags: Software
Microsoft Sets Sights on Mac Business Users
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
In an attempt to lure Mac business users, Microsoft has announced that it will be replacing its MS Office email application for Mac - Entourage, with Outlook in the next Office release. Entourage has long been considered inferior to its Windows...
MS Word Banned in US
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
A US court has ordered Microsoft to stop selling MS Word in the country in 60 days. The ban is applicable on the 2003 and 2007 version of Microsoft's popular application and comes after it was determined that technology used in the software...
GlobalLogic- Movius in Tech Agreement
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 03, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Software product developer - GlobalLogic, has signed a master services agreement with Movius. As part of this agreement, GlobalLogic will acquire Movius' captive development center in Bangalore. Movius Interactive is a provider of messaging...
IT Hiring Increased 12% in June'09
by CXOtoday Staff    Jul 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
According to Naukri's monthly update, IT hiring increased 12% in June'09 as compared to May. Naukri said that it has seen an upwards trend when it comes to hiring in the last month. "The economy has pulled out of the stagnancy in...
Tags: IT, ITeS, Software