The introduction of mobile number portability (MNP) is undoubtedly going to change the face of mobile telephony, but whether value-added products will extinguish a potential price war is anyone's guess.
In a $3 million deal, Elcom, a credit union based about 60km north of Sydney on the NSW central coast, has dumped its 20-year-old legacy system and outsourced disaster recovery planning and management of its core software system.
Adobe Systems unveiled a slew of new software applications and upgrades as well as industry partnerships at the start of the Seybold Conference and Expo here Monday, including a release of its Adobe Acrobat Reader that enables users to view PDF (Portable Document Format) files on Pocket PC handhelds.
Struggling online music distributor Napster Inc. signed a preliminary agreement with a group representing U.S. songwriters and music publishers Monday that should end some litigation pending against it and provide songwriters with a cut of Napster's revenue when it launches a fee-based service later this year.
IP (Internet Protocol) storage networks are the latest trend in SAN (storage area network) development, with vendors keen to show IP connectivity can work and to stress its benefits in terms of disaster avoidance and recovery.
Oracle Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Larry Ellison has called for a national identification (ID) card to be issued to all U.S. citizens in an effort to help prevent future terrorist attacks. To help build such a system, Ellison has reportedly offered to give the necessary software to the U.S. government for free.
Six U.S. states that are not part of a government antitrust case against Microsoft are adding their support to the suit, and suggesting that Microsoft's latest operating system could perpetuate a monopoly situation.
Hoping to offer proof that Linux-based mainframes are making inroads into the Unix- and Windows-based server markets, IBM on Monday announced it has shipped its 1,000th eServer z900 mainframe after just nine months of availability.
British Telecommunications PLC (BT) expects to reach a decision regarding the breakup of telecommunication carrier Concert Communications Co., its joint venture with AT&T Corp., by the end of the year, BT Chief Executive Peter Bonfield said Monday.
U.K. trade group The Infrastructure Forum (TIF) confirmed Monday that it has requested that the U.K. government's Office of Fair Trading (OFT) launch an investigation into the software pricing policy for Microsoft's upcoming Windows XP operating system.
In order to achieve success with omnichannel customer experience strategy, companies need to utilise user personas, while maintaining excellence across all channels, according to customer transformation service expert, Brad Starr.
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