Accenture: Workers Under Pressure To Improve Skills, Need More Support

The majority (55 per cent) of workers in the U.S. report they are under pressure to develop additional skills to be successful in their current and future jobs, but only 21...

Spending On Risk Management Will Reach Over $74 Billion By 2015

According to IDC’s Worldwide Risk Technology Spending report, worldwide IT spending pertaining to risk functions will reach over $74 billion by 2015. Growth in IT spending on risk management will outpace...

Cisco Reports 1Q 2012 Results

Cisco reported its first quarter results for the period ended October 29, 2011. The company reported first quarter net sales of $11.3 billion, and net income of $1.8 billion or 33...

Diligenta Wins $2.2 Billion, 15-Yr Contract

Diligenta, a business process outsourcing (BPO) provider in the UK and a subsidiary of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will assume administration responsibility for 3.2 million policies for Friends Life, a provider...

Worldwide PC Microprocessor Revenues In 3Q2011 Up

Worldwide PC microprocessor revenues in the third calendar quarter of 2011 (3Q11) rose to $10.7 billion, up 12.2 per cent compared to 2Q11 and up 16.1 per cent compared to 3Q10,...

GRPN Begins Trading, Second To Google

  By Adam E. John “Today, Groupon opened for public trading on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol GRPN,” wrothe the company’s co-founder and CEO Andrew Mason in the company blog. Groupon has finally...

HP, CA Technologies Join Open Data Center Alliance

HP and CA Technologies have joined the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA), said the ODCA. The Alliance now represents more than 90 per cent of virtualization software, two thirds of server...

LinkedIn Reports $1.6 Million Loss, Revenue Up 126%

By Vikram Sethi LinkedIn has reported a $1.6 million loss for the third quarter  of 2011. Revenues increased 126 per cent over $61.8 million for the third quarter of 2010. You can access...

Public Interest In Health Information Online High: comScore Report

By Vikram Sethi Health-focused sites represented 3 out of the top 10 federal Government sites in September, indicating a high level of public interest in health information, according to a comScore study....

IBM Opens New Indian Office, Says 40 More By 2013

By Adam E. John IBM has opened a new branch office in Indore, Madhya Pradesh in central India. The new office is one of IBM's 15 branches across the country and is...

Motorola Mobility Announces Third Quarter Financials

Motorola Mobility reported net revenues of $3.3 billion in the third quarter of 2011, up 11 per cent from the third quarter of 2010. The GAAP net loss in the third...

MEA PC Market Grew By 7.4 Per Cent, HP Continues To Lead

Middle East and Africa (MEA) PC market grew 7.4 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2011, according to preliminary results released today by IDC. A total of...

Vonage Brings Unlimited International Calling To iPhones

By Vikram Sethi Vonage calling comes to the iPhone with a free downloadable app (through Vonage Extensions). The Vonage Extensions apps allow customers to add unlimited international calling plans to their smartphones,...

More Than Half Of ODM Industry For Android Is Under License to Microsoft

  By Sudarshana Banerjee Microsoft and Compal Electronics have signed a patent agreement that provides broad coverage under Microsoft’s patent portfolio for Compal’s tablets, mobile phones, e-readers and other consumer devices running the...

SaaS Printing From Smartphones Comes To Enterprises

Lexmark International has launched an enterprise-class Print Release solution that can be hosted in the cloud via a Software as a Service (SaaS) model. Enterprises will have the option of either...