Finally. Business @ The Speed Of Thought, Says Oracle

Its been a busy day at the Oracle OpenWorld 2011. The company made several key announcements, and Lary Ellison was his usual self. “When we first bought Sun, a lot of...

Korean Air Rolls Out Windows 7 Enterprise

Korean Air today announced that it has retired Windows XP and is rolling out Windows 7 Enterprise companywide, with plans to be 100 per cent deployed by the end of 2011....

10 Million Galaxy Tabs Sold, Sales Have Doubled

Samsung has sold 10 million Galaxy tabs, since it was launched five months ago in April 2011. Sales have doubled from five million in just eight weeks, said the company in a statement. The...

Coverity Helps CERN Clean 50 Million Lines Of Code

Large Hadron Collider at CERN (Image: CERN) Coverity  has announced that CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) has deployed the Coverity Static Analysis  to improve integrity of source code found across a number of projects analyzing data from...

Public Internet Registry, Digital Empowerment Foundation To Help Indian NGOs With Free Website, Domain...

The Public Interest Registry (PIR) has partnered with the Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) to host a series of eNGO Workshops – training programs to help NGOs develop and manage an online presence – across India. Earlier...

India’s Escorts Group Is Replacing Its ERP Infrastructure With IBM Hardware

The Escorts Group, an Indian engineering conglomerate, is replacing its existing ERP system infrastructure with a workload-optimized hardware solution from IBM. Escorts is replacing its existing HP PA-RISC servers with IBM Power 750 Express...

Health Industry Under-Prepared to Protect Patient Privacy: PwC

A majority of health organizations are under-prepared to protect patient privacy and secure data as new uses for digital health information emerge, and access to confidential patient information expands, according to...

Mossi & Ghisolfi Gets Enterprise Cloud Solutions From Verizon, Deloitte

Global chemical engineering company Mossi & Ghisolfi (M&G) has chosen a cloud-based solution developed and deployed by Verizon and Deloitte for its IT infrastructure. M&G had already outsourced key IT resources, viewing the...

Accenture Settles With Department of Justice, Pays $63.68M

Accenture has agreed with the U.S. Department of Justice to settle a lawsuit originally filed in 2006 (United States ex rel. Norman Rille and Neal Roberts v. Accenture LLP) for $63.68...

74 Per Cent Of All Adults Have Gone Online To Look For Healthcare-related Information

A  Harris Poll finds that three quarters or 74 per cent of all adults have gone online at some time to look for health information, and that 60 per cent have...

Worldwide SaaS Adaptation And Growth Snapshot

Worldwide software as a service (SaaS) revenue is on pace to reach $12.1 billion in 2011, a 20.7 per cent increase from 2010 of $10 billion, according to Gartner. The North...

Worldwide Semiconductor Sales Slowing Rapidly; 2011 Revenue to Decline 0.1 Percent

Worldwide semiconductor revenue has slowed in 2011, and the market is on pace to have revenue total $299 billion, a decline of 0.1 per cent from 2010, according to Gartner. This...

Gmail is Now a Viable Alternative to Microsoft in the Enterprise Email Market

After being in the market for five years, Google's enterprise Gmail is building momentum with commercial organizations with more than 5,000 seats, and it now presents a viable alternative to Microsoft...

Facebook’s IPO Late Next Year?

According to media reports, Facebook is expecting to set its IPO wheels in motion in the later half of next year,  and not April 2012 as was widely believed. Here are some key...

Cyber Crime Incidents Escalate For The Indian Government

According to recently available  figures, incidents of cyber crimes have been escalating for the Indian government. Lets look at the number of government websites that were hacked in India. Year Number 2011 (till June) 117 2010 252 2009 119 2008 90 This data...