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Saturday, February 16, 2002
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iCMG forays into architecture services
The company is focussing on Europe — to develop customers and partnerships: ``We have signed up with Bill Corp, the Bhilwara Group's IT subsidiary, for our K2-based solutions as an enterprise business partner as well as with Swiss-based Tradco group,'' Mr Jha said. More

i-flex to set up park in Bangalore
BANGALORE: i-flex Solutions ltd has announced plans to set up ``i-flex Park'' a new facility in Bangalore. The company is investing about Rs 50 crore in this facility, which would house both corporate and development teams. The ... More

ALLIANCES & JOINT VENTURES


Offshore centre of excellence -- Indchem, Decision join hands
THE Chennai-based Indchem Software Technologies Ltd (ISTL), a subsidiary of the Sanmar Group, has tied up with the $120 million US-based Decision Consultants Inc to create DCI's Offshore Performance Centre of Excellence (OPCOE) in the city. The ... More

NetXcell joins hands with Mobilent
HYDERABAD: NetXcell, a Hyderabad-based wireless application service provider, has announced its strategic tie-up with Mobilent, a Malaysian firm engaged in location-based services in the mobile GPS arena, to provide technology and ... More

NIIT, SunGard tie up
KOLKATA: In a move aimed at augmenting its software offerings for the finance, banking and insurance sectors, NIIT Ltd has tied up with SunGard Planning Solutions of the US to offer disaster recovery and business continuity solutions in ... More

SECURITY


Accord on cyber crimes on the anvil
A GLOBAL Cyber Crime Treaty, sponsored by the Council of Europe to tackle cyber crimes at a global level is on the anvil. The US and Japan are pursuing this treaty enthusiastically. It will be the first initiative to combat cyber crimes at a ... More

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Easy exit route for dormant ISPs
THE Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Friday unveiled an easy exit route for Internet service providers (ISPs) that are yet to start their services despite holding a licence. According to an official statement, such companies can ... More

E-GOVERNANCE


AP plans online info on rural funds usage
A NEW initiative that could provide information at the click of a button, especially on how the funds allocated to rural development projects are spent, is set to be launched in Andhra Pradesh. A comprehensive, timely and accurate information ... More

STANDARDS & BENCHMARKS


Sify gets ISO 9001 certificate
SATYAM Infoway Ltd (Sify) has been certified ISO 9001, 2000 for its network services, data centre operations and customer relationship management at Tidel Park, Chennai. The certification from Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Netherlands under the ... More

OUTLOOK


PLM Solutions looking for defence business again
WITH the US lifting most of the sanctions imposed on India, PLM Solutions, (formerly SDRC), is once again getting active in the country's defence sector, hoping that the segment would contribute around 20 per cent of its revenues in India in the ... More

TRENDS


`Interest' grows in software firms
THAT IT companies don't borrow funds — either because they don't need them or because bankers will not lend them — has for long been the popular perception. That might just stand corrected, if one observes the interest expenditure ... More

BPL Mobile upbeat on future growth in TN
THOUGH a sombre mood prevails in the industrial sector due to extended recession, BPL Mobile Cellular Ltd, one of the two cellular phone operators in the State (other than Chennai city) is upbeat about its future growth in Tamil Nadu. The ... More

NEW PRODUCTS & SERVICES


AirTel launches `Youtopia' in Chennai
CHENNAI: To commemorate Valentine's Day AirTel has launched a special cellular service, called `Youtopia' for the youth. According to an AirTel press release, Youtopia is meant to "bind and bond" with the youth. This post-paid service ... More
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